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Columbia University Wipes Out Its Delightfully Chaotic Marching Band For Bullcrap Reasons

Published: 2019-09-26T02:15:00Z 

Sad, dispiriting news from the world of college marching bands: Columbia University effectively disbanded its wonderfully anarchic and mischievous ...

University to redirect gifts from Sackler family foundation

Published: 2019-09-26T00:56:15Z 

The University has begun redirecting donations from the Sackler family's organization, La Fondation Sackler, to Rhode Island charities that support ...

Featured Events

Published: 2019-09-26T00:50:47Z 

When, Friday, October 4, 2019, 12:30 – 2pm. Description. As a trailblazer in animal behavior research, Dr. Jane Goodall's pioneering studies on the ...

Former University of Idaho professor accused of burglary, possession of meth

Published: 2019-09-25T23:15:00Z 

The University of Idaho recently fired Bennett, who had been placed on administrative leave after speaking out about the handling of the University of ...

Western Carolina University Responds to Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Published: 2019-09-25T22:52:30Z 

CULLOWHEE, N.C.--An impeachment inquiry begins in Washington as Democrats claim a transcript released Wednesday shows President Trump ...

Norwich University football players face assault charges

Published: 2019-09-25T22:30:00Z 

NORTHFIELD, Vt. (WCAX) Four Norwich University football players are pleading not guilty to assault and burglary charges after an alleged attack on ...

WCU president updates faculty on university challenges

Published: 2019-09-25T22:30:00Z 

by Mark Reaman. Western Colorado University president Greg Salsbury presented a "State of the University" report to the WCU Faculty Senate on ...

US Universities Report Drop in Students from China

Published: 2019-09-25T22:30:00Z 

US Universities Report Drop in Students from China. 53 minutes ... But university officials are starting to see a sharp drop in Chinese students. Several ...

3 Niagara University swimmers file sexual harassment lawsuit against school

Published: 2019-09-25T21:56:15Z 

Members of the Niagara University women's swimming team are suing the school saying that they were sexually harassed by members of the men's ...

Student body leaders 'disappointed, concerned, and opposed' to language used in University of ...

Published: 2019-09-25T21:39:57Z 

The Associated Students of the University of Utah are standing up for what's right. Please read their resolution.

Beam Signing Marks Milestone at Misericordia University

Published: 2019-09-25T21:22:30Z 

MISERICORDIA UNIVERSITY — A special ceremony was held at Misericordia University in Luzerne County on Wednesday, marking a milestone in ...

Suffolk University pays $61.7m for the Ames Hotel

Published: 2019-09-25T21:13:17Z 

The Ames was shuttered this week with the closing of its sale to Suffolk University. The school plans to convert the 114-room property into student ...

My University is Dying

Published: 2019-09-25T21:11:15Z 

Starting in 2016, our state university system endured three successive rounds of annual budgets cuts, with average 10-percent reductions resulting in ...

Baseball Schedule

Published: 2019-09-25T20:52:33Z 

The official 2020 Baseball schedule for the University of Utah Utes.

Former University of Idaho professor arrested on burglary, drug charges

Published: 2019-09-25T20:48:45Z 

NEZ PERCE CO., Idaho - A former University of Idaho journalism professor was arrested on felony burglary and drug charges on Friday. According to ...

Info requested in letter amid accusations against Liberty University's president

Published: 2019-09-25T20:17:29Z 

The accrediting body that oversees Liberty University has asked the college for more information about recent news reports that have questioned ...

Wednesday marks first day of classes at Hampton University for displaced Bahamian students

Published: 2019-09-25T19:59:57Z 

The destruction prompted Hampton University President Dr. William Harvey to check on Dr. Rodney Smith, the current President of the University of ...

Southern Miss Alumni Association Announces 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees

Published: 2019-09-25T19:52:30Z 

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 12:02pm | By: Nicole Ruhnke. The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) Alumni Association will induct seven of the University's ...

Portugal's Oldest University Bans Beef to Fight Climate Change: 'We Are Experiencing a Climate ...

Published: 2019-09-25T19:30:00Z 

Portugal's oldest university, the University of Coimbra, announced this week that it would stop serving beef for the first time in its 729-year history in an ...

Titan Voice: The legacy of the university's longest serving president

Published: 2019-09-25T19:18:45Z 

By Fram VirjeeCal State Fullerton president. In my nearly two years as president of California State University, Fullerton, I have come to be known for ...

Education News Update

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Iowa Dept. of Education hosts public hearings on proposed seclusion room rules in schools

Published: 2019-09-26T01:18:45Z 

JOHNSTON, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Education is hosting meetings across the state over the next week, seeking input from parents, ...

A college education in prison opens path to freedom

Published: 2019-09-25T22:56:47Z 

Research shows that taking classes in prison cuts the chances of getting locked up again almost in half. A Cal State LA program is offering a public ...

Private schools chief attacks 'truly toxic' portrayal of sector

Published: 2019-09-25T22:52:30Z 

He also claims that private schools survive because they are better at providing a "holistic education" , and urges the government to issue education ...

Division of Continuing Education Dean Announces Retirement

Published: 2019-09-25T22:30:00Z 

Dean of the Division of Continuing Education Huntington D. Lambert announced his decision to retire in December in an email to DCE affiliates ...

Food for thought: Medical schools lack adequate nutrition education

Published: 2019-09-25T21:22:30Z 

But a recent study published in The Lancet Planetary Health shows new evidence that doctors-in-training lack the proper nutrition education during ...

My University is Dying

Published: 2019-09-25T21:11:15Z 

And while our state legislators ultimately avoided taking yet one more stab at the dismembered body of higher education, there has been no ...

Why Integration Won't Fix Educational Inequity

Published: 2019-09-25T21:11:15Z 

Board of Education in 1954, test-score gaps between black and white students decreased. But with the decline of court-ordered integration, racial ...

The Country That Has Oversold Higher Education Even More Than the US

Published: 2019-09-25T20:48:45Z 

"Korea's glut of educated workers," Cooper writes, "means that those with higher degrees earn just 24 percent more than high school graduates, ...

US Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, Districts, and Postsecondary Institutions ...

Published: 2019-09-25T20:37:30Z 

Representatives from the 2019 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, District Sustainability Awardees, and Postsecondary ...

Cognitive function, but not education level, associated with mortality in hemodialysis

Published: 2019-09-25T20:32:54Z 

"Investigation of the independent and interactive associations of education with mortality is needed because education and cognitive function are ...

Baltimore County Asking Board Of Education To Start School Before Labor Day Next Year

Published: 2019-09-25T20:26:15Z 

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD. (WJZ) — Should school start before or after Labor Day? It's an ongoing debate in Maryland, and now, Baltimore County ...

Operation Education : MI legislators hope to increase education funding by almost $400 mil

Published: 2019-09-25T20:26:15Z 

Michigan state legislators sent an education budget to Governor Whitmer's desk last week that would increase education funding by almost $400 ...

Department Of Education Releases New Student Loan Default Data

Published: 2019-09-25T20:03:45Z 

Today, the Department of Education released new data on student loan defaults. The Cohort Default Rate (CDR) is the percentage of borrowers from a ...

The Governor's plan for higher education and its cost

Published: 2019-09-25T19:52:30Z 

Commentary: A presentation at the Domenici Conference a few years ago convinced me that the loss of low-skilled jobs to automation will mean we ...

Preparing Leaders to the Drive the Big Changes Education Needs

Published: 2019-09-25T19:52:30Z 

When students and alumni from HGSE's Doctor of Education Leadership (Ed.L.D.) Program gather on Appian Way this week for their annual ...

Education Dept. says fewer people are defaulting on federal loans

Published: 2019-09-25T19:47:47Z 

The Education Department can levy sanctions on schools with default rates of about 30 percent for three consecutive years, or 40 percent for a year.

Research Brief: Predicting job performance and turnover in education using machine learning

Published: 2019-09-25T19:18:45Z 

While resumes and job applications are commonly used to screen applicants for teaching positions, there's been little research on how to use these ...

Higher Education's MacArthur Fellows: The 2019 Class

Published: 2019-09-25T19:18:45Z 

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation has announced the 26 winners of this year's MacArthur Fellowships, generally regarded as one ...

Elizabeth Warren doesn't have a K-12 education plan. Here's what her record on schools tells us.

Published: 2019-09-25T18:56:15Z 

"I think her position, in many ways, is an evolving position," said Carol Burris of the Network for Public Education, a group that opposes charter schools ...

Georgia Foundation for Public Education

Published: 2019-09-25T18:26:49Z 

Elementary School News Update

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Parents meets with DeKalb officials over redistricting of elementary schools

Published: 2019-09-26T02:15:00Z 

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - Three new elementary school are coming to DeKalb County which means thousands of students might have to change ...

Man accused of exposing himself near Kelso elementary school

Published: 2019-09-26T01:50:24Z 

The suspect was charged with indecent exposure after witnesses said he was "spinning in circles with his genitals exposed near Barnes Elementary ...

Kelso Police: Suspect exposes himself near elementary school

Published: 2019-09-26T01:30:00Z 

KELSO, Wash. – Officers arrested a man who allegedly exposed himself near an elementary school in Kelso. The incident was reported on Monday ...

Northeast shooting sends bullet into DC elementary school

Published: 2019-09-26T01:30:00Z 

A bullet flew through the classroom window of a D.C. elementary school on Wednesday. A car police believe was involved in the shooting then took ...

Chancey Elementary School teacher named principal for Females of Color STEAM Academy

Published: 2019-09-26T00:33:45Z 

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — (WHAS11)-JCPS has officially named Ronda Cosby as the principal of the new Females of Color STEAM Academy. Cosby has ...

Elementary School Student Scores Singled Out As Reason For No School Tennis Courts

Published: 2019-09-25T23:03:45Z 

At the September Chattooga County Board of Education meeting, Chairman John Agnew delivered a speech regarding his opposition to the proposed ...

PHOTOS: Cannons Elementary School teachers win award

Published: 2019-09-25T22:42:11Z 

Girls on the Run awarded Cannons Elementary School teachers Christon Carroll, left, and Ashley Freeman with the 2019 The Girls on The Run ...

Sharon Elementary School students started their day with plenty of "Hello's"

Published: 2019-09-25T22:18:45Z 

NEWBURGH, Ind. (WEHT) – Sharon Elementary School in Newburgh is just one of thousands of schools across the country to take part in the Sandy ...

Crash Involving DC Shooting Suspect Takes Out Power in NE, Sends Bullet Flying Into Elementary ...

Published: 2019-09-25T22:18:45Z 

They fired shots near Aiton Elementary School on 48th Place NE, police said. One of the bullets flew into an empty classroom and the school was put ...

'It's a big glitch in the process.' RPS hits snag in construction of new George Mason ES

Published: 2019-09-25T22:18:45Z 

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Construction of a new George Mason Elementary School in Church Hill hit a road block Tuesday, after the city's ...

Gallery: Images of Morrow Elementary's open house, ribbon cutting

Published: 2019-09-25T21:58:42Z 

See images of Owasso Public Schools' open house and ribbon cutting ceremony for Morrow Elementary School on Wednesday morning, Sept. 25.

Top Teacher: Errol Roach, Waldo Pafford Elementary School

Published: 2019-09-25T21:22:30Z 

Roach teaches at Waldo Pafford Elementary School in Liberty County. He still lives in Savannah, but makes the drive to Hinesville every day to teach ...

Grandparents visit Dorchester Co. elementary school

Published: 2019-09-25T21:00:00Z 

SECRETARY, Md. – One local elementary school recently had some special visitors for a day. Warwick Elementary School grandparents filled ...

Jazz on the Lawn planned at Tampa's Edison Elementary School

Published: 2019-09-25T21:00:00Z 

TAMPA — Organizers are putting the finishing touches on Jazz on the Lawn @Edison, a day-long festival to support Edison Elementary School, ...

Student at Elk Grove elementary school diagnosed with scarlet fever, parents are told

Published: 2019-09-25T20:40:42Z 

A student at an Elk Grove school has been diagnosed with scarlet fever, according to a letter from the school principal. Stone Lake Elementary School ...

People living near Fernandina Beach elementary school fed up with traffic

Published: 2019-09-25T20:37:30Z 

FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. - People who live near a Nassau County elementary school are fed up with traffic conditions during school hours.

Bullied 8-year-old Tomball ISD student treated for brain injury at Houston hospital

Published: 2019-09-25T20:26:15Z 

"Tomball ISD is aware of an incident in the bathroom between several students at one of our elementary schools that resulted in one student being ...

Lock out ended at Glengarry Elementary School

Published: 2019-09-25T20:26:15Z 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Glengarry Elementary School went on a lock out Wednesday afternoon due to police activity in the area. A Metro ...

Blue Point Elementary School To Celebrate 90th Anniversary

Published: 2019-09-25T20:10:37Z 

Anyone looking to donate old photos, news articles or anything specially connected to Blue Point Elementary School throughout the years is ...

Ride for Missing Children stops by Hamagrael Elementary School (photo gallery)

Published: 2019-09-25T19:52:30Z 

Arriving at Hamagrael Elementary School just after 9:30 a.m., the bicyclists were welcomed by excited students who held up posters with positive and ...

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Six Angelina College baseball players selcted to All-Star event

Published: 2019-09-26T02:26:15Z 

The Angelina College Roadrunner baseball team will send six players to this weekend's NJCAA New Mexico/Texas Junior College Baseball Coaches ...


Published: 2019-09-25T23:57:29Z 

On both coasts, the students of Thomas Aquinas College are blessed to worship at reverent liturgies in beautiful buildings which reflect the rich ...

Tiny, financially troubled San Diego Christian College eyes major growth

Published: 2019-09-25T23:03:45Z 

San Diego Christian College, a little known and financially troubled private school in Santee, may attempt to expand its current enrollment of 600 to the ...

Boston College Student Accused of Sexual Assault Wins Over $100000

Published: 2019-09-25T22:07:30Z 

Boston College has paid a former student over $100,000 after a federal jury sided with him on his claim that the school mishandled sexual assault ...

Forget flying, Boston College succeeding with stampede mentality

Published: 2019-09-25T21:47:32Z 

There are certain recruits that bring a different kind of buzz with them to Boston College. Before running back AJ Dillon ever met David Bailey, he was ...

App State, still the biggest little college football program going

Published: 2019-09-25T21:33:45Z 

Fifty-five weeks earlier, Thomas had made his first start in college at Penn State and, in front of more than 100,000 people, had led his team to 28 ...

Top black college to cut costs, shift money to student aid

Published: 2019-09-25T20:51:23Z 

ATLANTA — One of the nation's top historically black colleges is cutting employee salaries and retirement contributions to increase student aid.

Wagner College professor banned for allegedly threatening students

Published: 2019-09-25T20:42:32Z 

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A Wagner College psychology professor has been banned indefinitely from the institution for allegedly making threatening ...

New College enrollment continues to fall

Published: 2019-09-25T20:26:15Z 

Florida's smallest university is getting even smaller. Enrollment at New College of Florida is down for the third straight year, despite an ambitious ...

Cuyahoga Community College tapped to coordinate health-care workforce training program

Published: 2019-09-25T20:26:15Z 

Carol Kovach, Special to Cuyahoga Community College was chosen Wednesday as the go-between organization that will coordinate ...

News & Notes: Lamar Jackson Got Baker Mayfield's Top College Weapons

Published: 2019-09-25T20:03:45Z 

Right tackle Orlando Brown Jr. protected Mayfield's blindside in college (and was also at his wedding). Ben Powers, the Ravens rookie fourth-round ...

Miles Community College drops 5-set match Dakota College -Bottineau

Published: 2019-09-25T19:52:30Z 

(Editor's note: Miles Community College media release). BOTTINEAU, N.D. -- The Dakota College-Bottineau Lumberjacks rallied from down 1-2 to win ...

Should you bench or keep starting your underperforming college fantasy football stars?

Published: 2019-09-25T19:41:15Z 

With four weeks of the 2019 college fantasy football season done it's time to take a look at some of the unproductive players in your lineup. Especially ...

Hard Seltzer Moves Into College Sports Sponsorship Market

Published: 2019-09-25T19:41:15Z 

Today Natural Light Seltzer is being announced as the Official Hard Seltzer of the Big 12 Conference, a first of its kind partnership in college sports as ...

Amazon, Texas community colleges launch new degree for cloud computing

Published: 2019-09-25T19:18:45Z 

Inspired by Amazon's need for tech talent, community colleges across Texas and in Dallas County will offer a new degree that prepares students for ...

College Football Report for Week 5

Published: 2019-09-25T19:14:29Z 

... quarterback Jamie Newman has helped the Demon Deacons win their first four games. The team's ACC opener is Saturday at Boston College. AP.

These 25 Colleges Eat the Most Chipotle

Published: 2019-09-25T18:56:15Z 

College students eat a lot of Chipotle. I mean, it's not shocking; Chipotle is filling and nourishing, with prices that don't destroy the wallets of ...

The Official Unofficial College and Mag Survivor Pool - v3.5

Published: 2019-09-25T17:37:30Z 

Through four weeks of the Survivor Pool, we've lost 23 people to South Carolina, two to Mississippi State, one to Arkansas, one to Kentucky, and four ...

College Football 2019: Week 5 TV schedule

Published: 2019-09-25T16:30:00Z 

Week 5 of the college football season kicks off Thursday with two games. I apologize for not posting the Week 4 schedule last week. Between getting ...

Will Muschamp delivers college football quote of the week, possibly the year

Published: 2019-09-25T16:30:00Z 

It probably goes without saying, but we'll say it anyway: This is the college football quote of the week, maybe the year. Sure, it's no "I'M A MAN, I'M 40!

High School News Update

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High school scores, summaries, schedules for Sept. 25, 2019

Published: 2019-09-26T03:00:00Z 

Eden Christian 1, Ellis School 1 (2OT). Seton LaSalle 2, Bishop Canevin 1. 3 goals or more: Callie Davis, Shady Side Academy (5); Jill Butchki, Belle ...

Changes made to high school tradition

Published: 2019-09-26T01:18:45Z 

POINT LOMA (KGTV)- It's a big weekend for high school students. This year, Point Loma High School students had new changes when it came time to ...

De Blasio Considers Giving Up Fight To Scrap NYC's Elite High School Test, Push Diversity Into ...

Published: 2019-09-26T00:56:15Z 

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Days after conceding he didn't have a chance to be president in 2020, Mayor de Blasio appears to be conceding ...

Boise High School hosts Kindness Carnival

Published: 2019-09-26T00:00:00Z 

BOISE, Idaho — Start by saying "hello." That's what Boise High School taught hundreds of students Wednesday afternoon at Camel's Back Park.

Possible pot brownies discovered at a Pittsburgh high school

Published: 2019-09-25T23:26:15Z 

Breaking: investigation underway at Pgh high school after rice crispies treats and brownies possibly laced with marijuana being sold by students.

Heath High School shooting survivors hope book brings healing, understanding and sparks ...

Published: 2019-09-25T23:15:00Z 

PADUCAH — School shootings rock communities to their core. The nation has seen 22 school shootings this year alone. The subject hits close to ...

Bucks County High School Teacher Arrested For Sexually Abusing Female Student, Prosecutors Say

Published: 2019-09-25T23:13:38Z 

NEW HOPE, Pa. (CBS) — Authorities are searching for more potential victims of a Bucks County teacher. Kevin Elvey II was charged with sexually ...

Many changes coming for high school hockey in 2019-20

Published: 2019-09-25T22:52:30Z 

It's one of several changes coming for the 2019-20 high school hockey season – including Cheverus and two other boys' programs dropping from ...

Teens At ThunderRidge High School Hope To Create Change With Oasis Mental Health

Published: 2019-09-25T22:52:20Z 

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4)– Two students at ThunderRidge High School are working together to fight the stigma surrounding mental health.

Feds allege former high school teacher had sex with underage boy for months

Published: 2019-09-25T22:30:00Z 

A suburban high school science teacher had been sexually abusing a 14-year-old boy for months when she allegedly confided with a student that she ...

Section III high school scoreboard for Sept. 25

Published: 2019-09-25T22:23:52Z 

Section III high school scoreboard for Sept. 25. Updated Sep 25, 10:15 PM ; Posted Sep 25, 6:23 PM. Section III high school scoreboard for Sept. 25.

Trieu: Michigan 2020 commits putting up big numbers for high school teams

Published: 2019-09-25T22:18:45Z 

With the high school season a month in in many states, there are several members of Michigan's 2020 class turning heads and putting up big numbers ...

Pearl High School student taken into custody after incident at cross country meet

Published: 2019-09-25T22:07:30Z 

PEARL, Miss. (WLBT) - Pearl Mayor Jake Windham has confirmed that a Pearl High School student has been taken into custody. Windham says the ...

Sequoyah High School student flown to hospital due to reported vaping medical emergency

Published: 2019-09-25T22:07:30Z 

A student at Sequoyah High School is in the hospital after Monroe County Schools said they suffered a medical emergency reportedly due to vaping.

All afterschool activities canceled at Beach High School after incident in parking lot

Published: 2019-09-25T21:56:15Z 

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - All afterschool activities and athletic events for Beach High School have been canceled for the remainder of this week after ...

High school football: Class 6A stat leaders

Published: 2019-09-25T21:45:00Z 

Here are the updated stats leaders for Class 6A through Week 4 of high school football action: 6A Stat Leaders. Rushing Leaders. Name, Team Car.

Oaks Christian's Patrick Roberg epitomizes what high school experience is all about

Published: 2019-09-25T21:45:00Z 

High school student-athletes, especially at the varsity level, are generally focused on their sport so much that there's little time for any other activities.

Teen threatened to shoot up high school homecoming in Jefferson County, police say

Published: 2019-09-25T21:22:30Z 

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. — A 17-year-old boy has been charged with threatening to shoot up a high school homecoming dance. Jesus Cabrera ...

Local high school senior volunteers to help provide food to those in need

Published: 2019-09-25T21:11:15Z 

BERLIN, Md. – One local high school senior is doing all she can to help provide food to those who need it. Abigail Hudson, a senior at Stephen ...

John Redders named Green Bay Packers High School Coach of the Week

Published: 2019-09-25T21:11:15Z 

The Packers have announced that John Redders of Hartford Union High School in Hartford, Wisconsin, has been named the Green Bay Packers High ...