Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : "Student"

Related Searches

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 10000+)


Principal reaches laser-filled compromise with student who wanted his cat in his yearbook photo.

5 minutes agoOdd : Happy Place

Can't we all just get along with lasers? (via Trinacria Photography) You may remember the saga of Draven Rodriguez, the 16-year-old Schenectady High School student petitioning to get his cat in his yearbook photo, from when we first reported his story earlier this month. Show More Summary

Watch middle school football team use 'Ugly Kardashian' trick play

22 minutes agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The Kardashian family must be really popular with students at Lewis and Clark Middle School in Jefferson City, Mo. They used a trick play called "The Ugly Kardashian" to score a touchdown against their opponents in a game over the weekend.

Hannah Graham Suspect Linked to Murder of Another College Student (VIDEO)

Post by Kiri Blakeley. Missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham disappeared two weeks ago and police still aren't any closer to finding her whereabouts. Fortunately, however, they do have a suspect in custody: Jesse L. Matthew Jr., 32, who was arrested last week after he fled Virginia when he learned police wanted to speak with him. Show More Summary

When It Comes to Homeless Students, Should the Sky Be the Limit?

The recent data released by the U.S. Department of Education on the increase in the number of homeless students in the United States is sad, but not surprising. Family homelessness has been climbing steadily for decades. School Year (SY) 2012-13 saw 1.3 million homeless students. Show More Summary

Historical Maps, Topography, Into Minecraft: QGIS

Building your Minecraft Topography(An earlier version of this uses Microdem, which is just a huge page in the butt. I re-wrote this using Qgis, for my hist3812a students) If you are trying to recreate a world as recorded in a historical map, then modern topography isn’t what you want. Instead, you need to create a […]

Google Launches Drive For EducationWith Unlimited Storage

39 minutes agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Students whose school use Google Apps for Education will soon be able to store as many files in their Google Drive folders as they like. Earlier this year, Google launched Drive for Work, its premium $10/month version of Google Drive with unlimited storage and a couple of additional enterprise features. Show More Summary

1 student shot; 2nd in custody at NC high school

48 minutes agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Authorities say the wounded student was shot in the lower extremities around 7:40 a.m. at Albemarle High School, 35 miles east of Charlotte

Petition to fire Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon has 2,500+ signatures

49 minutes agoSports / Baseball : Baseball Nation

The university has been rumored to be looking at other candidates already. A Michigan student has started a petition to remove athletic director Dave Brandon from his position at the university, accusing the former Domino's Pizzza CEO...Show More Summary

Mozilla: Just 5 percent of computer science kids go into nonprofits. We’re going to change that.

Public interest groups say there aren't nearly enough tech geeks working for nonprofits and in government. New research from Mozilla and its partner, the Ford Foundation, finds that barely 10 percent of computer science students wind up working in those sectors. The vast majority go to big, wealthy tech companies. While that's great for Google and […]

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Explains To Some MBA Students How He Makes A Ridiculous Amount Of Money

Closely-followed hedge fund manager John Paulson spoke to a room of MBA grads and students on Tuesday evening about hedge fund compensation among other topics. Paulson, who shot to fame after making billions betting against subprimeShow More Summary

The Struggles Of Teaching English Literature To A Class Of Mortuary Science Majors

51 minutes agoOdd : Thought Catalog

The class is meant to give students a cultural/historical perspective on death, and I would guess for many of them it’s the easiest class on their schedule.

GOP lawmakers pushing bill to allow Alabama teachers to join students in prayer

59 minutes agoNews : The Raw Story

Republican lawmakers are pushing a bill that would allow Alabama teachers to pray with students. State Rep. Steve McMillan (R-Gulf Shores) and state Sen. Gerald Dial (R-Lineville) will propose a bill early next year that would allow teachers to join in prayers initiated by students. “A local...

“We’re not going to listen to empty promises”: Denver students show the power of civil disobedience

School closings follow a week of protests against a proposed 'whitewashing' of the AP History curriculum

Student Athletes In Oregon Demand School Drug Testing

1 hour agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

In a surprising turn, students in one Oregon school district actually want to get tested for drugs.

'Most' Students In Georgetown University Film Class Haven't Seen 'Gone with the Wind'

Monday we learned that a 25 year-old taking graduate-level journalism classes at New York University had no idea what an editorial was. Today we learn that "most" of the students taking a film class at Georgetown University have never...Show More Summary

New sex rules for California college students are long overdue

Last Thursday around 10 p.m., 21-year-old Sofie Karasek stood outside a frat house near the UC Berkeley campus, doing her part to prevent rape and sexual assault.

New app Good2Go aims to verify sexual consent

1 hour agoTechnology : Tech Talk

An app aimed at college students tries to make sure there's no confusion when two people consent to sex. The creator, Lee Ann Allman was inspired by her own children's college experiences. KPIX's Joe Vazquez reports.

Packtasche bike carrier is made from cardboard

1 hour agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Two architecture and design students from Vienna have designed a cargo carrier for cyclists that would nicely match the cardboard bicycle and helmet. The cardboard Packtasche offers cyclists a cheap and convenient way to carry theirShow More Summary

Buried In Too Much Student Debt? Here's One Potential Solution

This post is sponsored by Citizens Bank. Many of us remember the joy of receiving our first real (adult!) paycheck... and the disappointment that kicked in when we realized a lot of it would go toward paying off student loans. Though it's a common dream to attend a prestigious college, achieving that goal can be a financial nightmare. Show More Summary

Race Matters: Study Shows Black Women Are Less Likely To Be Sexually Assaulted At HBCUs Than At Predominantly White Colleges

Sexual assault and rape is a huge in on all college campuses! Study Shows Women Are Less Likely To Be Sexually Assaulted At HBCUs When it comes to studying sexual violence, college surveys often don’t include students at historically black

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC