The high and apparently increasing rates of emotional disorders and problems of everyday living among college students have generated great concern on campuses throughout the nation. Here I present a sample of views expressed by K–12 teachers, professors, employers, parents, and students about the sources of students’ emotional and coping difficulties.
Hours after a Russian Su-24 fighter jet was shot down by a Turkish F-16 over Syria after Turkey claimed the jet invaded its airspace, killing two pilots, tensions remain high between both nations as the U.S. and France urged caution and de-escalation. In addition, a Russian soldier was apparently killed today by Free Syrian Army fighters who attacked a helicopter. Read more...
KEOTA, Iowa -- Three high school students in a small Iowa town launched a successful social media campaign to persuade Hillary Clinton to visit their school, which they hope will spark a national conversation about the challenges rural schools face. Show More Summary
Hanan Khader is the woman behind Jordan’s next generation of entrepreneurs. The 36-year-old mother of three hopes to create a nation of entrepreneurs and a highly skilled global workforce. She’s making good progress with her educational startup, Hello World Kids, teaching children as young as eight how to code. It’s [...]
Some 530 million children live in flood-prone zones, and other 160 million inhabit high drought severity zones, according to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
Despite coming into the 2015-16 season with high expectations, there are already concerns surrounding the North Carolina Tar Heels. The preseason No. 1 team in the nation had three dominant wins over inferior opponents before dropping a road game to Northern Iowa. Show More Summary
In a new paper published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), San Francisco State University Professor of Earth and Climate Sciences Leonard Sklar and colleagues show how two established geochemical...Show More Summary
The highly anticipated Top 10 showdown between undefeated, defending national champion Ohio State and burgeoning rival Michigan State was an old fashioned Big Ten slobberknocker. This was a game that would have made Woody Hayes andShow More Summary
The Republican National Committee has unveiled a logo for its 2016 party convention in Cleveland -- an image of an elephant in mid-stride, its trunk held high, and a guitar to represent the city's role as the home of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
By Roberto Verzola Most national 100%-renewable electricity scenarios target the 2030-2050 period, which is still a long way off. More easily attainable today is a highly focused intermediate goal: 100%-renewables for new demand, that is, for future demand over and above what is already covered today by existing or committed power plan. Show More Summary
Hours after he devoured Meghan Trainor's face on national TV... Charlie Puth was still flying high and insisting the whole makeout sesh was 100% authentic. If you missed it -- Meghan and Charlie had just finished singing "Marvin Gaye," and…
Mique Juarez, a standout linebacker at North Torrance, is one of five finalists for the Butkus Award, given to the nation's top high school linebacker. The winner will be named by Dec. 8 by a panel of recruiters, scouts and journalists. Juarez also plays quarterback and had 60 touchdowns overall...
MT Used car GV’s at used car supermarket Crawley 051015David Berman for Metropolis Business Publishing.These images are copyright. Permission must be sought PRIOR to firstname.lastname@example.org The National Association of Motor Auctions said volumes of nearly new cars on sale in October fell by a fifth. It said there was “increasing evidence” that dealers were managing […]
It pays to have friends in high places. Al Sharpton gave himself a 71 percent raise last year after his National Action Network group drew a record $6.9 million in donations — as the controversial cleric’s association with Mayor de … Continued
The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and its three national labs this week announced they have reached an agreement for an open-source Fortran front-end for Higher Performance Computing (HPC). Show More Summary
The National Weather Service is warning of "critical fire weather conditions" through the weekend and placing a caution in effect across all of Los Angeles and Ventura counties through Sunday night. The red-flag warning follows a trio of weather conditions that amplify fire danger: unseasonal temperatures,...
Sexual assault on college campuses is a major problem, and several high profile cases have brought national attention to the crisis and its accompanying administrative cover ups. Not only is on-campus sexual assault widespread—according...Show More Summary
The Obama administration asked the nation’s highest court to review its proposal to give work permits to as many as 5 million immigrants.
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While there has been high profile U.K. government backing for furnishing the nation’s youth with digital skills in recent years, including a requirement in the English national curriculum to start teaching coding to primary age children, new research from comms industry regulator Ofcom suggests a parallel push to teach kids to be much better critical thinkers in our… Read More