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
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.
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
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
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 […]
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
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
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
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 […]
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 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.
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...
School closings follow a week of protests against a proposed 'whitewashing' of the AP History curriculum
In a surprising turn, students in one Oregon school district actually want to get tested for drugs.
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
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.
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.
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
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
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