U.S. News & World Report, 10 Law Schools Where Alumni Have the Least Debt: With tuition and fees often running at $30,000 per year or more, many students take out loans. Among the 183 ranked law schools that submitted debt data to U.S. News, the average debt for 2015 graduates...
Summer classes, poetry, theater, field trips aim to shrink academic and “opportunity” gaps for black, Hispanic students, amid a new push to avoid summer learning loss.
Sid & Marty Krofft’s Electra Woman & Dyna Girl was a blatant knock-off of Batman – but with two cute girls in spandex rather than a pot-bellied guy and a twenty-one year old high school student. Trust me. I noticed. So I was more than...Show More Summary
A computer science teacher in Texas was busted after alleging having a sexual relationship with a student.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Exclusive: How Cal State Canceled on Ben Shapiro After Liberal Students Compared Him to “The KKK.” “But once Cal State canceled the event, they faced a massive backlash from students, parents and alumni concerned that the University was infringing on free speech. The Shapiro situation has since become a cautionary tale […]
Amazon Prime comes with a handful of perks, and the latest among them is a student loan discount. Amazon recently teamed up with Wells Fargo to offer Prime Student customers an interest rate discount on their private student loans. Read more...
By Fatina Abdrabboh I teach a course at a law school on Islamic Law, familiar to some as sharia. Yes, I teach sharia to American law students. In fact, the country’s leading law schools are increasingly offering this course alongside others meant to equip American law students with the cultural skills of a global world. In my class, we [Read More...]
Following up on my previous posts (here and here): The College Fix, Law Professor Who Wore Black Lives Matter Shirt to Class Has a Long Trail of Student Grievances, by Samantha Figueroa: When a law professor wore a Black Lives Matter shirt to class earlier this year, she saw it...
The current President of the Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow is Taylor Kennedy, grad student at Oklahoma State. Taylor says the group will get to tour Osborn & Barr and elect a new slate of officers. She also wants to make contacts that will be beneficial after she graduates and needs to get a job! You can listen to my interview... Read More
A few months ago, I was on my general surgery rotation on the colorectal service as a medical student. It was in the late afternoon that we started a case of a robotic rectopexy to repair a rectal prolapse. Our patient was a kind and warm 89-year-old woman. The operation finished without a hitch. As […]
More than $1.3 trillion dollars, with $2,726 added every second. That’s how much student loan debt Americans have accumulated, and how much debt gets added with every second that ticks by. To many people, this amount is nothing more than an outrageous number to balk at – an anomaly shared on the nightly news. Show More Summary
Without being too smug, I have the answer to the success (or failure) of public education. Please bear with me. Our school district, like many school districts, prepares earnestly for the dreaded PSSA tests. Our school district, like many school districts, continues to score low. Show More Summary
T en years ago, I was preparing to transition from graduate school to full-time employee. Throughout my years in school, I did the typical things that students do to prepare for their future career—I completed internships, participated...Show More Summary
We order many laboratory tests. Learners report laboratory tests regularly, but too often they lack a sophisticated understanding of their meaning. Regularly a new student or intern reports that the labs are “unremarkable” (an unfortunate term). As a lover of lab test interpretation I cringe, especially when I look at the labs for clues. Excellent […]
Recently, former Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District junior high teacher Cornelius Smith was arrested for sexually assaulting a female student. During a series of sexual encounters with Smith, the 15-year-old victim was also impregnated by her former speech teacher. Show More Summary
Sierah Joughin, a 20-year-old University of Toledo student, was last seen riding her bike
Twenty-year-old University of Toledo student, Sierah Joughin, was last seen riding her bike Tuesday near Metamora.
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