LIV INGEBORG LIED: NNJCI excursion to Rome. A travel seminar on "Judaism and Christianity in Rome in the first millennium" for PhD students, organized by the Nordic PhD network NNJCI in October. Looks like fun.
NYU student: Are they tourists or are they just drunk? –Bleeker & Thompson
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Student “Sugar Babies” Increase 1200%.
Alecia Dotson is a teacher’s aide at Highland Groves Elementary School in Lakeland, Florida. July 1, she appeared before a judge in Bartow facing charges of having an inappropriate relationship with one of her former students. The student in question was just 11-years-old and recently completed the 5th Grade class Dotson helped in. Show More Summary
Thousands of university students will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in Microsoft’s Internet of Things higher education program, following the launch of a $40 million Global Innovation Exchange program.Microsoft will fund...Show More Summary
Submitted by Daniel Drew via Dark-Bid.com, As noted previously, we are in a new dark age where college does not pay. At $1.3 trillion, the student debt balance is not getting any smaller. Facing a lifetime of debt slavery, the millennial generation is doing whatever they can to avoid homelessness. Show More Summary
STEPHEN CARTER: When Law Students Distrust The Police. “And here a peculiarly ironic dissonance arises. My students, for the most part, are a liberal bunch. That makes them, among other things, enthusiasts of the regulatory state. But if they increasingly mistrust the police, it’s hard to know who’s supposed to enforce all the shiny new […]
Columbia student: And I might get a job at Scotland Yard.Friend: I don't know what that is. I just moved here a few months ago.–Uptown 1 Train
'9to5Mac' blogger gets the hot stories in-between classes. Listen to how he does it.
Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, America is better off when President Obama is out on the stump bloviating and boasting rather than in Washington actively doing harm. But the whoppers he just told the students at the University of Wisconsin are beyond the pale. Show More Summary
Investigators who searched the home of Adam Lanza following his attack on Sandy Hook Elementary School made a dark discovery—the troubled teen who killed himself, his mother and 26 elementary school students in 2012 had been obsessed with the Columbine High School massacre. Show More Summary
Jennifer Fichter, a 30-year-old Florida teacher, was sentenced to 22 years in jail for having sex dozens of times with three teenage students. One of the 17-year-olds got her pregnant, no less. "I hate what I have done," Jennifer Fichter told the court in Polk County. Show More Summary
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A graduate student has sued Fordham University, seeking $5 million in damages and saying the college violated her civil rights by demanding her entire record of mental health treatment as a condition for returning. The federal lawsuit by Emily Pierce also names the U.S. Show More Summary
We love zero fuel vehicles, but the next best thing is a mode of transportation that can take you reeeeeeally far on just a little fuel. Vehicles with that ability compete in the SAE Supermileage competition, in which collegiate teams go head-to-head in
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The fraternity connected to a racist video featuring University of Oklahoma students that surfaced this spring announced Thursday that it has hired a director of diversity and inclusion. Sigma Alpha Epsilon said...Show More Summary
Gloria Thompson remembers her new skirt and black-and-white leather shoes, and the admonition from her parents to not react if she was harassed. She remembers the short car ride to Stratford Junior High and the scrum of reporters that followed her. Show More Summary
Karlie Kloss keeps it bright in a cute orange dress as she arrives for the 2015 Serpentine Gallery Summer Party at the Kensington Gardens in London, England on Thursday afternoon (July 2). The 22-year-old model and student was joined by sisters Suki and Immy Waterhouse, who almost matched their outfits in color. The annual party [...]
Oops. An elementary school in Connecticut accidentally e-mailed the report cards for every eighth-grade student to every eighth-grade family. Instead of sending a single report card as a secure document to a single family, someone sent all of the student evaluations as an attachment to the entire grade at Cromwell Middle School, according to the […]
One of the classic laments of online learning is the lack of human interaction. Sure, you can attend class in your underwear, but you never get the connection of meeting your professors and classmates face-to-face. This can feel especially detrimental in programs that are built on networking, like business school. Show More Summary
Educator being probed over before/after photos Three students have said that Melissa Kidd, 34, "showed them before and after photographs of her breast augmentation." iPhone Search Warrant read more