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Radford University faculty members approve of their president, but report other dissatisfactions

Published: 2019-09-15T04:07:30Z 

Radford University faculty reported continuing dissatisfaction with their workload and low pay — in addition to frustration with the school's bureaucracy ...

North Carolina university honors educational trailblazer who grew up in Roanoke

Published: 2019-09-15T03:22:30Z 

Though Allen's association with the university was fleeting and more or less forgotten for decades after, since the 1980s WCU has more than once ...

From the archive: The formation of the Open University , 1970

Published: 2019-09-15T03:00:00Z 

When Harold Wilson first mooted the idea in 1963 (the arresting but misleading title of University of the Air was ditched) it was dismissed by some as ...


Published: 2019-09-15T02:19:28Z 

The Ducks host the Grizzlies in Autzen Stadium on Saturday night (7:45 p.m. PT, Pac-12).

University providing supports after tragic accident

Published: 2019-09-15T00:22:30Z 

University counsellors, outreach and support staff, as well as senior administrators, met with students and their families throughout Saturday afternoon ...

Police: Man critically injured after fall from electric pole near Ohio University campus

Published: 2019-09-14T23:37:30Z 

*WARNING: Some may find the content in the above video disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised.*. ATHENS, Ohio — A man was left in critical ...

Stanford is latest elite university linked to Jeffrey Epstein

Published: 2019-09-14T23:37:30Z 

Jeffrey Epstein gifted Stanford University $50,000 for its physics program, making it the latest elite school to be linked to the late billionaire pedophile, ...

He'd just started at Radford University . Then the freshman was found dead in a Va. jail cell.

Published: 2019-09-14T23:03:45Z 

Radford University distributed a letter to faculty, students and staff Thursday evening informing them of Lobo-Perez's death. The letter said his death ...

Stanford University Took $50K From Jeffrey Epstein

Published: 2019-09-14T22:40:11Z 

Stanford University has acknowledged that it accepted a $50,000 donation from a foundation funded by the late accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, ...

University of Utah debate tackles long-disputed questions of Second Amendment rights

Published: 2019-09-14T22:18:45Z 

That was the question posed at the 36th Annual Jefferson B. Fordham Debate recently at the University of Utah's S.J. Quinney College of Law.

University of Tennessee band rocks bullied fan's shirt design at football game

Published: 2019-09-14T21:56:15Z 

The university's Pride of the Southland band showed off their school spirit by wearing a Florida fourth-grader's special T-shirt before the Volunteers' ...

Man injured after getting shocked, falling from utility pole near Ohio University

Published: 2019-09-14T21:33:38Z 

ATHENS, Ohio — A man fell from the top of a utility pole near Ohio University after getting shocked by one of the wires Friday night. Ohio University ...

Black College Student Pummeled in Alleged Racist Attack, Called the N-Word, Hundreds Protest in ...

Published: 2019-09-14T21:27:54Z 

The Black Student Union of the University of Arizona says an African American student was brutalized in "racially-motivated attack" and criticized ...

University of Minnesota president balances optimistic outlook with calls for reform

Published: 2019-09-14T21:03:17Z 

Joan Gabel kicked off her historic presidency at the University of Minnesota this summer with an unapologetically upbeat message: The U doesn't ...


Published: 2019-09-14T20:37:09Z 

The official 2019-20 Wrestling schedule for the Clarion University Golden Eagles.

Merger between Marlboro College and University of Bridgeport unravels

Published: 2019-09-14T19:30:00Z 

The Marlboro College campus. Courtesy photo. Marlboro College won't be merging with the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut after all.

Georgetown rolls over Catholic University 69-0

Published: 2019-09-14T19:07:30Z 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joseph Brunell threw two touchdown passes in a 35-point second quarter and Georgetown blanked Division III Catholic ...

University of Georgia fans staged a 'pink out' for opponent Arkansas State, whose coach's wife just ...

Published: 2019-09-14T18:45:00Z 

(CNN) When University of Georgia football fans paraded into Sanford Stadium on Saturday, many had swapped out traditional red Georgia shirts for ...

University says First Amendment 'prohibits' it from punishing students who wore blackface

Published: 2019-09-14T18:00:00Z 

A Colorado university has refused to punish several white students who posed in blackface, citing the First Amendment as its reason, KDVR reports.

University announces Adriana Alicea-Rodriguez as new Title IX coordinator

Published: 2019-09-14T18:00:00Z 

The University announced Adriana Alicea-Rodriguez as UT's new associate vice president and Title IX coordinator in an email Friday morning.

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College football top 25 overreactions, Week 3: What to make of Trevor Lawrence's early miscues

Published: 2019-09-15T04:07:30Z 

What was that about Saturday's college football slate looking dull? If there's one thing we know, it's that you should never rely on 18-to-23-year olds.

Tomorrow's Top 25 Today: College football rankings see UCF make important jump, BYU enter

Published: 2019-09-15T03:45:00Z 

Much was made over Week 3 having no matchups between AP Top 25-ranked opponents. That quickly led to the suggestion that this would be where ...

Week 4 AP Top 25 college football rankings projection

Published: 2019-09-15T02:39:16Z 

Without a single game pitting nationally-ranked teams in Week 3, you had a feeling things could get crazy on Saturday in college football. And several ...

Alabama-Clemson V might not be a slam-dunk and other college football observations from Week 3

Published: 2019-09-15T01:41:15Z 

There was good reason to spend the entire college football offseason talking about how the hierarchy was Alabama and Clemson well ahead of ...

Wesley College president: Future success depends on finding efficiencies, building partnerships

Published: 2019-09-15T01:07:30Z 

Wesley College President Bob Clark is well aware of the challenges that colleges — from small private schools like his to larger university systems ...

Winners and losers from Week 3 in college football are led by Notre Dame and Georgia

Published: 2019-09-15T00:08:55Z 

The stage is set for one of the most anticipated games of the 2019 season. No. 3 Georgia led Arkansas State 34-0 at halftime and breezed through a ...

Transgender College Students More Likely to Struggle with Mental Health

Published: 2019-09-14T22:07:30Z 

Transgender College Students More Likely to Struggle with Mental Health ... Earlier research has shown a growing number of U.S. college students ...

Student Insurance

Published: 2019-09-14T22:00:10Z 

Injury and Illness Prevention Program Student Accident Student Accident Insurance.

Paying Others To Write College Essays Involves More Cheating Than Meets The Eye

Published: 2019-09-14T21:11:15Z 

An increasing number of American college students are cheating by paying others to write essays for them. They're also cheating themselves out of a ...

Tiger Woods back in Orlando to root for Stanford against No. 16 Central Florida in college football

Published: 2019-09-14T20:37:30Z 

Tiger Woods is back in Orlando on Saturday, watching his alma mater Stanford play Central Florida in college football. Woods was seen smiling on the ...

College Football Odds, Picks & Cheat Sheet for Night Slate

Published: 2019-09-14T19:41:15Z 

We hope you're having a lovely college football Saturday. If you're ready to keep it rolling, you've come to the right place. Below we've compiled some ...

Could the College Admissions Scandal Been Kiboshed Years Ago?

Published: 2019-09-14T19:41:15Z 

In April the world was introduced to William "Rick" Singer, a college admissions counselor who'd devised a variety of questionable strategies for ...

Shorewomen Best Two Free State Schools in Tri-Match

Published: 2019-09-14T19:41:15Z 

Washington Sweeps St. Mary's (Md.) and Downs Hood in Four Sets. ST. MARY'S CITY, Md. – The Washington College volleyball team won two ...

Merger between Marlboro College and University of Bridgeport unravels

Published: 2019-09-14T19:30:00Z 

The Marlboro College campus. Courtesy photo. Marlboro College won't be merging with the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut after all.

Michigan State vs. Arizona State odds, predictions: 2019 college football picks from model on 18-6 ...

Published: 2019-09-14T18:33:45Z 

Two of college football's most successful programs meet in non-conference action on Saturday when the No. 18 Michigan State Spartans host the ...

Majority in US Back Free College Tuition and Student Debt Cancellation, New Poll Finds

Published: 2019-09-14T18:24:41Z 

Sanders' and Warren's supposedly wild eyed ideas of cancelling student debt and making college tuition free get a thumbs up in a new poll.

Statement regarding the cancellation of an offering at Yale-NUS (National University of Singapore ...

Published: 2019-09-14T18:22:30Z 

On Friday, September 13, Yale-NUS College announced the cancellation of "Dialogue and Dissent in Singapore," which was to be a one-week ...

Photos: Best signs on ESPN's ' College GameDay' for Iowa State-Iowa football game in Ames

Published: 2019-09-14T18:00:00Z 

For the first time, ESPN's "College GameDay" crew made its way to Iowa State University and Ames in advance of the Cylones' in-state matchup ...

Former college basketball star who sued the NCAA says California's fair pay bill is 'changing the ...

Published: 2019-09-14T17:15:00Z 

(CNN) Ed O'Bannon, the former UCLA basketball star who sued the NCAA so college football and basketball players could profit from the use of their ...

Should college athletes profit on their image? Mixed feelings in Bay Area

Published: 2019-09-14T16:48:23Z 

Onetime quarterback Tim Tebow went on a curious rant Friday on ESPN's "First Take." Tebow was talking about California Senate Bill 206, the ...

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Oka Kapassa festival's mission is education

Published: 2019-09-15T05:14:59Z 

For Rose McGee, who works alongside her husband Terry (committee chairman) in festival coordination, the education day that precedes the ...

Peace and Justice Fair in Vancouver embraces activism, education , music and dance

Published: 2019-09-15T04:41:15Z 

While Harriet Tubman and Eleanor Roosevelt smiled and educated onlookers and the Statue of Liberty held her torch high in Esther Short Park ...

Phillip Tutor: The promise of public education in Alabama

Published: 2019-09-15T04:41:15Z 

One by one they marched into the Anniston Board of Education meeting, silent and tall, six statues in heavy equipment. The Anniston High School ...

Public Education Facilities Bond To Appear On March 2020 Ballot

Published: 2019-09-15T03:56:15Z 

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The $15 billion public education facilities bond will appear on the March 2020 ballot. The measure would give $2 billion ...

Higher education : is Britain's student housing bubble set to burst?

Published: 2019-09-15T03:56:15Z 

This education-themed real estate sector, which provides accommodation for about 600,000 people — the equivalent of a third of the full time student ...

North Carolina university honors educational trailblazer who grew up in Roanoke

Published: 2019-09-15T03:22:30Z 

Allen is but a humble, retired Washington, D.C., special education teacher who spent a total of six weeks as a student at WCU one summer in 1957.

EDUCATION BEAT: Six minutes in

Published: 2019-09-15T03:00:00Z 

You arrive early, way ahead of the time you are required to be here, according to your teaching contract. You have already been awake for hours, ...

Folks participate in Lyme education conference

Published: 2019-09-15T02:03:45Z 

BREWER, Maine (WABI) - With Lyme disease becoming more prevalent in Maine, The Brewer Community School held a conference on the topic.

ECPI 'Apple Pie & Education ' event to benefit the Student Veterans Association

Published: 2019-09-15T02:03:45Z 

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – ECPI University is hosting an 'Apple Pie & Education' event that is benefiting the the Student Veterans Association.

Education is key focus of Watershed Center

Published: 2019-09-15T00:00:00Z 

Along Springfield's northeastern boundary sits a little natural oasis that may be overlooked more often than it should but celebrates something vital to ...

Debate makes Clear: Public Education , the Public Good itself, Hangs in the Balance in 2020

Published: 2019-09-14T23:15:00Z 

When asked about his approach to education in last Thursday's Democratic primary debate, Pete Buttigieg's response boiled down the difference ...

Steven Paine: Career technical education critical to changing economy

Published: 2019-09-14T22:41:15Z 

According to the U.S. Department of Education, America faces a profound skills gap while students are carrying $1.5 trillion in financial aid debt.

National Cattle Congress focused on youth education

Published: 2019-09-14T21:45:00Z 

WATERLOO -- As Ashlynn Sparks walked her Guernsey heifer, Cobey, around the ring inside the Hippodrome, she was doing things the other four ...

Israeli Education Ministry to Limit Inspections of Schools Affiliated With ultra-Orthodox Parties

Published: 2019-09-14T21:22:30Z 

The Education Ministry is planning on reducing its inspection of elementary schools belonging to networks affiliated with ultra-Orthodox parties Shas ...

The black hole of education

Published: 2019-09-14T20:37:30Z 

Then, we have the annual report of the Authority for Quality Assurance in Primary and Secondary Education (ADIPPDE), which indicated that a large ...

Getting to know Natalie Helbling, Lockerly Arboretum's new education coordinator

Published: 2019-09-14T20:15:00Z 

She soon found herself part of the arboretum's education staff and transferring her love of nature to young students eager to learn. Her duties included ...

Former UK Education Minister Joins Lib-Dems in Brexit Revolt

Published: 2019-09-14T19:30:00Z 

Former U.K. Education Minister Sam Gyimah joined the Liberal Democrats on Saturday after his opposition to the government's no-deal Brexit policy ...

Sisi answers citizens' questions on education , regional threats

Published: 2019-09-14T18:45:00Z 

CAIRO - 14 September 2019: President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi answered questions on education and regional threats in "Ask the President" session, ...

Greenwich Parents, administrators at odds over special education

Published: 2019-09-14T18:11:15Z 

GREENWICH — Parent dissatisfaction with the special education department in Greenwich Public Schools has simmered for two decades or more, ...

What we should ask about charter schools

Published: 2019-09-14T17:48:45Z 

Charter advocates point out that some neighborhood schools, especially serving disadvantaged students, provide poor education. Attempts to improve ...

High School News Update

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The Times' top 25 high school football rankings

Published: 2019-09-15T05:26:15Z 

Eric Sondheimer's rankings of The Times' top 25 high school football teams: 1. MATER DEI (4-0) d. Baltimore (Md.) St. Frances Acad., 34-18 at ...

Week 3 high school football takeaways: A perfect week for the GCL-South; CovCath and Newport 4-0

Published: 2019-09-15T01:52:26Z 

Here's a rundown of the top storylines from Week 3 of high school football in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. TWO TANGO AT TOP OF ...

Maspeth High School's secret to high pass rates is cheating: teachers

Published: 2019-09-15T00:33:45Z 

At highly rated Maspeth High School in Queens, students know they can play hooky, skip course work, flunk tests — and still pass. They call it the ...

5 takeaways from Week 3 of high school football action

Published: 2019-09-15T00:22:30Z 

... the first of his high school career. The 5-11, 150-pound wideout/cornerback is a standout on the AAU basketball circuit where he's played alongside ...

Timberland High School student charged in social media threat

Published: 2019-09-15T00:22:30Z 

WENTZVILLE — A Timberland High School student was arrested on campus Friday after being accused of making an alarming comment on social ...

Saturday's high school football scores, boxes, highlights

Published: 2019-09-14T23:48:45Z 

THURSDAY'S GAME. St. Mary's 6, Boston English/New Mission 0. FRIDAY'S GAMES. Acton-Boxboro 34, Chelmsford 15. Amesbury 36, Northeast 6.

High school football: Northwest Catholic downs Rocky Hill 25-2

Published: 2019-09-14T23:26:15Z 

Connor Rich accounted for four touchdowns to lead the Northwest Catholic High football team to a season-opening 25-2 win over Rocky Hill on ...

Memorial planned for all veterans who attended Valley High School

Published: 2019-09-14T23:26:15Z 

21 minutes ago. Before going on to serve their country in the military, they walked the halls of Valley High School. A new memorial standing in front of ...

Saturday's high school results, highlights

Published: 2019-09-14T22:30:00Z 

BC High 6, Malden Catholic 0. Georgetown 3, Methuen 3. GNB Voke 4, Dartmouth 2. Mystic Valley 1, Shawsheen 1. Newton North 3, Revere 0.

Vermont high school football: What we learned in Week 3

Published: 2019-09-14T21:45:00Z 

Who stood out in Week 3 of the 2019 Vermont high school football season? What were some of the key stats and moments that sent teams to victories ...

After violent high school fight, students spread messages of positivity

Published: 2019-09-14T21:33:45Z 

BARROW COUNTY, Ga. - After news and video of a violent fight at a Barrow County high school spread like wildfire on social media, several students ...

Sidelines: More soul-searching needed in Maine high school football

Published: 2019-09-14T21:33:45Z 

Just days before the start of the high school football season, Orono High School announced it would not field a varsity football team in 2019. Just a few ...

Brawl after high school football game involves hundreds

Published: 2019-09-14T21:00:00Z 

Police in Rochester, New York, say hundreds of people were involved in fights that erupted after a high school football game. The Rochester Democrat ...

Arizona high school football rankings through Week 4

Published: 2019-09-14T20:48:45Z 

A look at The Republic's high school football rankings, from 6A to 1A, through Week 4 of the season. Through Week 4. Sept. 14, 2019 ...

Drastic changes in enrollment factor into high school football participation decline

Published: 2019-09-14T19:46:49Z 

This year, his team has 47. What isn't lost on Miller is that when he walks the halls at the high school, there are far fewer students than there once were ...

Electronics not a significant factor contributing to dwindling high school football rosters

Published: 2019-09-14T19:46:49Z 

Ligonier Valley coach Roger Beitel recognizes that the modern high school football player is going to spend hours each day looking at a cell phone or ...

Oviedo runs wild, West Orange regroups in Week 4 | High school football rewind

Published: 2019-09-14T19:32:49Z 

"Looking back at film and viewing him as a coach, I've never seen a better high school running back than Keonte Coffie. Somebody is going to find an ...

High school football player dies after collapsing during game

Published: 2019-09-14T19:18:45Z 

"Roane County High School will open its doors at noon (Saturday) for the students to be with one another during this difficult time. Counselors, local ...

High school team of the week: Wellesley girls' swimming

Published: 2019-09-14T19:18:45Z 

(This is the first in a series in which the Globe profiles a varsity high school ... The Wellesley High senior captain is a freestyle force when she's in the ...

Section V high school scores for Saturday, September 14: See how your favorite team fared

Published: 2019-09-14T18:00:00Z 

Email: Section V coaches or team representatives are asked to report results ASAP after games by emailing

Middle School News

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Bankhead Middle honored for highest attendance

Published: 2019-09-15T06:33:45Z 

At Thursday's meeting of the Walker County Board of Education, Bankhead Middle School Principal Amber Freeman, at left, was recognized for ...

Respondents generally in favor of MISD bond election

Published: 2019-09-15T04:52:30Z 

The bond proposes elementary schools serve pre-kindergarten through fifth grade, middle schools serve sixth through eighth grade and high schools ...

Motivational speaker captivates Middle School students

Published: 2019-09-15T04:52:30Z 

Motivational speaker Danny Vuong-Batimana, a youth speaker and happiness creator of Newport Beach, Calif., visited with Del Rio Middle School ...

Gov. Newsom to decide on later start times for California schools

Published: 2019-09-15T04:52:30Z 

SACRAMENTO -- High school and middle school students in California may ... and they believe school start times should be left up to school districts.

Dixon Parents Outraged after City Cancels Basketball League for Middle School Children

Published: 2019-09-15T04:18:45Z 

DIXON -- Parents are outraged in Dixon after the city announced it won't host its yearly basketball league for middle schoolers. These parents say they ...

2 shot after Syracuse Strong-Lockport Wildcats game near middle school , police say

Published: 2019-09-15T04:07:30Z 

At least one shot was fired shortly after the game finished while most fans were still in the football stadium near Clary Middle School, according to ...

New middle school in Boerne named for local hero

Published: 2019-09-15T03:33:45Z 

BOERNE - The sky over the new Capt. Mark Tyler Voss Middle School was filled with the sight and sound of an F-16 flyover to the cheers and ...

New middle school named after fallen airman

Published: 2019-09-15T03:11:15Z 

Boerne ISD chiseling his name in stone, naming their new middle school after a fallen hero who graduated from Boerne High School. Voss died in ...

Supporters, opponents of proposed schools project in Westerly spar over plan's merits

Published: 2019-09-15T03:00:00Z 

Westerly Middle School would undergo minor improvements but would have more space for programming as fifth-grade students would no longer be ...

Two people shot in Syracuse near Clary Middle School

Published: 2019-09-15T02:48:45Z 

Just before 10 p.m., police responded to a scene on Amidon Drive, near Clary Middle School, where they found two people had been shot.

Tubbs will step down as Firth school chief

Published: 2019-09-15T02:48:45Z 

The beginning of school report was given for the middle school and elementary school and enrollment was equal to or slightly higher than a year ago.

School activities

Published: 2019-09-15T01:30:00Z 

4:15 p.m., Volleyball: Seventh grade game at Pella Middle School ... Eighth grade game vs Grinnell at Oskaloosa Middle School spectator gym.

Former Coronado Principal Charles Murphree helps break ground for school honoring him

Published: 2019-09-15T01:18:45Z 

Former Coronado High School Principal Charles Murphree donned a hard hat and shoveled dirt alongside elementary and middle school students ...

State Department of Education releases statewide scorecard for academic performance

Published: 2019-09-15T00:56:15Z 

Each public school in the state received a scorecard providing parents, ... However, Summers Middle School did meet its own long-term goal in ...

Arcadia Unified's Karalee Nakatsuka Named State History Teacher of the Year

Published: 2019-09-15T00:56:15Z 

ARCADIA — Arcadia Unified School District history teacher Karalee ... There was standing room only in First Avenue Middle School's auditorium on ...

School board visits Corbin Primary during Thursday meeting

Published: 2019-09-15T00:00:00Z 

Corbin Primary School Principal Travis Wilder reported the school has ... Approving a change order for the new Corbin Middle School to Kay & Kay ...

New York City public schools 'toothless' on vaping despite national health crisis

Published: 2019-09-14T23:37:30Z 

"You cannot suspend for vaping," said one middle-school principal. "If a kid kicks up his feet in class and smokes a cigarette … you can call the parent.

Campaign Seeks to Reduce Vaping Among Teens

Published: 2019-09-14T23:37:30Z 

AUSTIN, Texas -- About 5 million middle school and high school students report vaping ... READ MORE | Vaping Becoming Epidemic Among Students.

To fight opioid crisis, Kentucky middle schoolers build needle database to aid 3D printed collecting ...

Published: 2019-09-14T23:26:15Z 

(FOX NEWS) -- A middle school in Kentucky has built an online database to complement a needle-collecting device it developed. In May of last year, ...

Boy beat up at school as other students watched and videotaped it

Published: 2019-09-14T23:15:00Z 

A boy was beaten up as his fellow middle school students in Florida watched and videotaped the incident, police and school officials said. The student ...