Sweet Briar College, Gettysburg College and California State University, Fullerton take home the crown in FORBES' second annual #MyTopCollege contest.
Real-estate magnate Donald Trump has opened up a 2-to-1 lead over his closest competition in the key, first-in-the-nation primary state of New Hampshire, according to a new poll from Monmouth University released Tuesday. Trump grabs 24% of the vote, compared with 12% for former Florida Gov. Show More Summary
Temple Grandin, an animal scientist at Colorado State University, says that being autistic helps her do better work to improve animal welfare in slaughterhouses. There’s a stereotype that people with autism are cold and unfeeling. However, Grandin is empathetic toward animals. Here are her strategies.
Five Montana State University students are headed to the Red Bull Flugtag event in Portland, on Aug. 1 to show off their homemade, fish-shaped, man-powered aircraft. LINK (via: The Bozeman Daily Chronicle)
THE PREQUAL FOR THE PICTURE BELOW When I woke up on Sunday morning and watched CNN's coverage of United States American President Barack Obama lecturing REAL AFRICANS on "Corruption, Conflict Resolution And Gay Rights" - I Thought About...Show More Summary
It's taken former Valdosta State University (VSU) student Hayden Barnes most of a decade and two trips to the 11th Circuit Appeals Court, but his efforts to hold the school accountable for its abusive behavior have finally paid off.Show More Summary
An Iowa State University study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Neurology, found a strong association between insulin resistance and memory function decline, increasing the risk for Alzheimer's disease.
A transit police officer in Cleveland pepper-sprayed a group of people on July 26 at a bus stop across the street from Cleveland State University. It was about an hour after the Movement for Black Lives gathering concluded. Video captured by Twitter user @KentaviousPrime shows the white officer in the street rushing into a crowd....
The Center for Community Advocacy’s 20th annual Dia de Los Muertos afternoon party is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Nov. 1 at the California State University, Monterey Bay, according to a news release.
“Amid the turmoil at S.C. State University, which is scrambling to put its financial house in order, another drama is playing out on the Orangeburg campus of the historically black school. It’s a controversy within a controversy, and a significant collection of art is caught in the middle.”
Iraqi government forces recaptured Anbar University from the Islamic State militant group Sunday after hours of fierce clashes, provincial officials said, as part of its push to reclaim territory across the embattled province. The university, located 5 kilometers (3 miles) south of Anbar’s provincial capital, the militant-held city of Ramadi, was under the full control […]
Nearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have signed a petition and filed it with the state labor board asking to organize under the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees union.
Adopting the State Department's definition of anti-Semitism has been tabled in favor of discussion of "tolerance"
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi security forces entered the University of Anbar in southern Ramadi on Sunday and clashed with Islamic State militants inside the compound, the joint operations command said in a statement broadcast on state television. Show More Summary
Jenee Desmond-Harris, Vox: As far as Lee Bebout was concerned, his Arizona State University course, U.S. Race Theory and the Problem of Whiteness, was off to a good start.... But the class had met exactly once in the beginning of the 2015 spring semester, when news of it -- or its title, at least -- spread past campus.... Show More Summary
A lecturer in Quantum Electronics at Russia's Tomsk State University will begin teaching a course, '3D-printing – in every home,' online this autumn, in which he instructs participants on how to make their own printer at home.
The nuclear deal that the six world powers signed with Iran last week commits the United States to eventually removing a ban on Iranian graduate students applying for advanced degrees in nuclear sciences at American universities. Other...Show More Summary
Tulane University?s principal art space has changed its name. Previously known as the Newcomb Art Gallery, the institution has become the Newcomb Art Museum of Tulane University. Museum director Mónica Ramírez-Montagut stated, ?The institutional...Show More Summary
Session 5 | Martin Fredriksson (Linköping University, Sweden), Moderator Open Source Intelligence: Counterinsurgency, State Secrets, and Small Novels Joseph Slaughter (Columbia) Commentator | Catherine Bond (University of New South Wales) Operation of IP in the context of torture, undertaken as part of the war on terror. Show More Summary
In Missouri, Planned Parenthood plans to start performing abortions at their facility in Columbia, which is home to the University of Missouri. However, now pro-life legislators in the state are calling on Governor Jay Nixon and Attorney General Chris Koster to investigate the licensing of the abortion center because they haven’t complied with the Department […]