Officials at New Mexico's Mora High School refused to allow Dennasia Cordova to go on a field trip with the rest of her class because she has diabetes. In a letter to her parents, the school said they could not follow her medical plan and they worried about poor cell reception if she became sick. The school marked that down as an unexcused absence.
By Sue Rodman Christmas has always been my favorite holiday. When I was in elementary school, the age where Christmas […] The post 2015 Holiday Guide to Atlanta with Kids appeared first on Field Trips with Sue.
Did you skip the political-science courses in school, while preparing for your career in other fields? Are you right-leaning, but wish you knew more about the foundational principles of conservatism? Have we got a fellowship for you!...Show More Summary
Security was sparse at UCLA's football practice Tuesday. The workers the school employed to guard the practice field before the Bruins played rival USC in 2012 haven't been seen in a few years. Even the rhetoric has been dialed back. Jim Mora, UCLA's coach, used to routinely refer to the Trojans...
It was throwback Tuesday on Brian Kennedy-Howard Jones field as several USC seniors donned their high school jerseys for practice. “I haven’t worn this in forever and it just kind of represents where I am from,” said fifth-year senior Cody Kessler, who wore his No. 7 jersey from Bakersfield Centennial....
Recently, I interviewed Ravel Founder and CEO Daniel Lewis, a Forbes 30 under 30 and LinkedIn 35 under 35 recipient. He is also a graduate of Stanford Law School. Ravel is using technology to innovate in the legal field, and has built...Show More Summary
Justin Lewis, Bahamas initiative manager for the Bonefish and Tarpon Trust, spoke to students at Lucaya International School about the recreational bonefish fishery in the Bahamas. The students also participated in a field trip to local flats where they helped … more ?
Schools in S.C., Conn., and Md. scrapped field trips to the nation’s capital after online threat of attack.
Adley Rutschman was nursing a sore neck on Friday night, so he didn’t play his usual running back and linebacker spots in the Oregon state football playoff game between Sherwood and Tigard. But he still could kick well enough to do this from 63 yards out just before halftime: Adley Rutschman kicks the 63 yard […]
Business school deans say some students who consider themselves "highly ethical" are avoiding careers in finance because they consider the field beneath their standards. That's according to William Dudley, president of the Federal Reserve...Show More Summary
I am not an athlete - well, that is, if you don't count my two years on the girls' basketball team in middle school. Which I don't. Coach recruited me because, at age 12, I towered over my peers at a full five feet, eight inches. I was...Show More Summary
High school football coach Joe Kennedy has made national news for refusing to stop praying on the field at the end of games. Last week, Kennedy, a volunteer coach at Bremerton High School in Bremerton, Washington, was placed on paidShow More Summary
Things rich people do. New Jersey Devils and Philadelphia 76ers owner Joshua Harris is to blame for a Newark, N.J. preparatory school's soccer game getting canceled on Sunday. More specifically, his helicopter is to blame. The SaintShow More Summary
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Mornings are usually pretty quiet on Carnahan Quad, the open field separating the Missouri School of Law and the Trulaske College of Business. Monday morning, the tiger statue at the south end of the quad watched as a crowd of hundreds roared. Show More Summary
A youth soccer game at Saint Benedict’s Preparatory School in Newark, N.J., was called off Sunday night after a helicopter touched down in the middle of the pitch and stayed there. This was no emergency landing, however: the vehicle was there to pick up Josh Harris, billionaire owner of the New Jersey Devils and Philadelphia 76ers. Read more...
This family knows how to show school spirit. During every home football game, Kevin Houston joins his daughter, Eva, and her Omaha, Nebraska, high school marching band on the field for the halftime show. The 14-year-old freshman hasShow More Summary
When the Bremerton (Wash.) school district placed assistant football coach Joe Kennedy on administrative leave for refusing instructions to stop making a public spectacle of praying at the 50-yard line, it set off what has become the usual cycle when it appears there's another battle to be fought in the [...]
Eva Houston strides through life in a wheelchair, serving as an example of how much people can do even without the ability to walk. When the 14-year-old with cerebral palsy asked to join her high school marching band on the field, her dad made sure her wish became reality, according to a report on Today. […]
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Sure, we're all about consent. That's because we know--first hand--the indelible nightmare of sexual assault. Maybe if the tenth grade football player who raped our daughter on a high school field trip had consent education he might have learned that "stop" means no and only an enthusiastic "yes" means yes. Show More Summary