For $20, a group of high school students has created 3.7 grams of an active ingredient used in the medicine Daraprim, which would sell in the United States for between $35,000 and $110,000. Pyrimethamine, the active ingredient in Daraprim, treats a parasitic infection in people with weak immune systems such as pregnant women and HIV patients.
New York Law School, Brooklyn Law School Sells Office Building for $76.5M: Brooklyn Law School has sold a downtown Brooklyn office building to a group of investors for $76.5 million. The move is the latest in the school's multi-year plan to sell off its extensive real estate holdings amid the...
Martin Shkreli went off on Twitter when news broke that a group of Australian students recreated his $750 drug for $2. He later softened his stance in a YouTube video. Follow BI Video: On Twitter Join the conversation about this sto...
When Martin Shkreli, the former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, hiked up the price of a life-saving medication, one group of high school students saw an opportunity to do good. Eight teenagers from Sydney Grammar School in Australia have...Show More Summary
Editor’s Note: We’re often asked by educators, “what impact do you see with Google technology in schools?” Last year we engaged Evergreen Education Group on a journey around the world to answer that question. During Education on Air on Saturday December 3rd, we will share the findings in Impact Portraits. Show More Summary
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ABC News Australia reports: For $US20, a group of high school students has created 3.7 grams of an active ingredient used in the medicine Daraprim, which would sell in the United States for between $US35,000 and $US110,000. Pyrimethamine,...Show More Summary
A group of secondary school students from a small, mountain town in Veracruz are competing in a contest organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) through which they FULL STORY The post Students dream of seeing ocean, whales appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
For the fifth straight year, the Freedom From Religion Foundation chapter in Chicago has put up an atheist display at North School Park in the city of Arlington Heights to counter a Nativity scene also on the property. This year, the...Show More Summary
A group of Donald Trump supporters and conservative veterans converged on the campus of a Massachusetts college on Sunday to call for the arrest of students who burned a flag and to protest the school’s decision not to fly the U.S. flag in the wake of Trump’s election victory....
A Minnesota bus driver hurled racial slurs at a group of children as he ordered them out of the vehicle and left them stranded as punishment for misbehaving. Students at Horizon Middle School said the bus driver became angry at a group of unruly children about 4:15 p.m. Wednesday and ordered all of...
North Carolina school district investigating allegations that kindergarten teacher singled out student for harassment
The University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and the New York Blood Center, in partnership with local community consulting groups, have received a $769,578 grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to embark on designing an awareness program on the usage of the daily oral medication Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP).
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebel shelling of a school in government-held western Aleppo killed at least seven children on Sunday morning, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group reported.
Many of the Middle School and High School Deaf/HH students I work with often don't ask for help or ask questions in their classes. Some attend all general education classes while others attend a mixture of small group classes, classes...Show More Summary
TRANSITION: School choice advocate Betsy DeVos to front for Education secretary. “Betsy DeVos is also a big mover in the school choice and charter school movement. She is chair of the influential school choice lobbying group American Federation for Children, backed by the Walmart family. The group backed 121 school choice candidates in the election, […]
CHICAGO — Just over a week since the election, a group of more than 100 food advocates, entrepreneurs and farmers who gathered in the University of Chicago Booth School of Business’ Gleacher Center to discuss food policy seemed reluctant...Show More Summary
(Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis School of Science) A PNAS study focuses on triterpenes, a large group of plant natural products with a range of biological functions and potential uses in medicine (for example, as antimicrobials),...Show More Summary
According to the Kentucky-based Tri-State Freethinkers, the Grant County Schools have a long history of promoting Christianity and it's about time they put a stop to it. The group sent a long letter detailing the constitutional violations...Show More Summary
A Florida high school teacher has been placed on leave for allegedly telling a group of black students, “Don’t make me call Donald Trump and get you sent back to Africa,” the New York Daily News is reporting. Until last week, John Sousa was a teacher and golf coach at Wesley Chapel High School in... Show More Summary