BEIJING — Eighteen-year-old Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong said on Thursday he had been hit several times by police during his arrest at pro-democracy protests the previous day, taking aim below the belt at his private parts. Read full article >>
A prominent student leader who helped spearhead weeks of pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong appeared in court Thursday after he was arrested as authorities began clearing one of the city’s largest protest sites.
When students at the Ajuong Thok Refugee Camp in South Sudan first held the smart phones given to them by a UN Refugee Agency project, they didn't know how to turn them on. "These are people who have never seen a photo of themselves," Kathryn Mahoney, the UNHCR communications officer who led the initiative told Mashable. Show More Summary
Eckerd College’s student body just got a reality check in the form of a very patronizing email from its president. The post College President Blames Rape on Student Drinking and Casual Sex appeared first on The Good Men Project.
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Latest Trend in #Ferguson Protests: Blocking America's Highways Dozens of UCSD students brought traffic to a halt on northbound Interstate 5 Wednesday morning to protest the decision of a grand jury in Ferguson, Mo., not to indict a white policeman...
It was 37 years ago when we met, a frightened student and a rumpled teacher in an awkward moment that changed a life.
Miley Cyrus turned heads this month when she was photographed kissing USC student Patrick Schwarzenegger and wearing Trojans gear in the end zone suites at the Coliseum.
Police cleared the most volatile protest site in Hong Kong and arrested several student protest leaders in an aggressive 24-hour operation that marked a new phase in the two-month-long occupation.
The Canadian Association of Law Libraries (CALL) is organizing a webinar on December 9, 2014 on contract law: "There are two goals: (i) to give a sense of what law school students study and learn in their first year contracts law class,...Show More Summary
Rocked by a mayor’s role in the presumed killing of 43 students, Mexico’s main left-wing party is facing more turmoil after its founder quit amid a dispute with the leadership. Cuauhtemoc Cardenas, a three-time presidential candidate, announced he was leaving the Democratic Revolution...
An Assistant Professor from a larger institution of higher education here. It's in a field that brushes up with Human Sexuality but that's all I'll say for the sake of preserving my chance at tenure one day. It's not English so excuse any grammatical errors. Show More Summary
To the editor: In his final column for The Times, Jim Newton had this to say about teachers unions: "Unions play an important role in protecting the livelihoods of their members, but they don't represent children." ("A journalist's recipe for fixing L.A.," Op-Ed, Nov. 23)
To the editor: Thank you for George Skelton's article on the conflict between Gov. Jerry Brown and University of California President Janet Napolitano over funding the UC system. Skelton hits the right note when he argues that both are holding students hostage. ("Gov. Jerry Brown has plenty...
A New York mother is furious after her son’s head was shaved by the Assistant Principal of Notre Dame High School in Batavia for a dress code violation. According to KFOR, an announcement went out over the school intercom for 17-year-old Lucas Hull to come to the cafeteria to discuss his new hairstyle. Show More Summary
TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2014 - Ontario students between Grades 9 and 12 who said they had a traumatic brain injury in their lifetime, also reported drug use rates two to four times higher than peers with no history of TBI, according to research published today in The Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. read more
A student nurse in Brazil, Rejane Moreira Telles, is being charged with involuntary manslaughter following a fatal mistake. Telles allegedly injected coffee and milk into an 80-year-old patient’s IV drop by mistake. According to Medical...Show More Summary
A piece in the New York Times examines the work of Yeshiva graduate Naftuli Moster, in highlighting the educational shortcomings of many Hasidic schools in New York and pushing for enforcement of existing law regarding the curriculum requirements of non-profit schools. Show More Summary
A New Jersey substitute teacher who was busted for sexually assaulting a male student also sent explicit photos to another student, prosecutors said Wednesday.
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