You cannot step twice into the same river, and if there is anything constant, that is 'change'. Attempting to provoke students to explore and expand the idea of the impermanence in our landscapes, and to look at landscapes through the...Show More Summary
A Santa Clara County judge who provoked national outrage after giving what was perceived as a slap on the wrist to an ex-Stanford student convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman will be reassigned from the criminal to the civil division, the court announced Thursday. Show More Summary
The Architecture at Zero 2016 competition challenge is to create a zero net energy student housing project at the San Francisco State University campus. The competition has two components. First, entrants will create an overall siteShow More Summary
Another huge ruling, as NLRB hurtles leftward at topmost speed during these final Obama months [Inside Higher Ed; Connor Wolf, Inside Source; Jarad Lucan via Daniel Schwartz] “Bringing a union into the mix could interfere with the primary purpose of the student’s relationship with the school: education. Show More Summary
By Joseph Sipalan KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Defying Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak's crackdown on dissent, student activists made plans for a mass rally on Saturday to call for the arrest of an unnamed official who U.S. investigators say received $700 million skimmed from a sovereign fund. Show More Summary
An Instagram post has led to accusations that a Christian school in Orlando, Florida has turned a blind eye to racism and homophobia on the part of students, WKMG-TV reported. The allegations against The First Academy (TFA) began when New York Daily News columnist Shaun King shared a picture on...
The city of Los Angeles has settled a lawsuit field by six African American students at the University of Southern California against the Los Angeles Police Department for just under half a million dollars. The suit, alleging excessive force, stemmed from an end-of-the-school-year party in May of 2013. Show More Summary
The for-profit chain also faces a series of other measures, including a payment of $152 million to the Department of Education.
SORRY, NOT FOR ME: The Joy Of Working At 4 AM. Honestly, if I had my druthers I’d keep my student hours, staying up until 3 and sleeping to 11 am. My most productive hours were always between 11 pm and 2 am. Sadly, that’s not conducive to a good domestic life, especially when you’re […]
Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t JoNova, Marc Morano – Climate philosopher Travis Rieder has been touring the country, trying to persuade university students not to have kids – and promoting ideas for restricting childbirth, including tax penalties against people who decide to have a child. Should We Be Having Kids In The Age Of…
NEW YORK ? An undocumented student who has lived in New York for nearly 20 years wants a federal court to declare that the president’s plan to defer deportation for millions like him should be reinstated. Queens resident Martín Batalla...Show More Summary
Four Penn State University alumni who were students there at the time Nate Parker and his then-roommate were charged with the rape of a fellow student have written a compelling letter in defense of the “The Birth of a Nation” actor-writer-director. “We are both dismayed and disappointed at the...
KABUL/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - With its spacious, leafy campus, foreign professors and English-language MBAs, the American University in Kabul offers young Afghan students the kind of Western-style education unimaginable for most of their peers.
A Queens journalism student gunned down in Chicago was praised at his funeral as a dream son and academic "prodigy."
Debate is swirling around a course offered at the State University of New York at Binghamton (BU), instructing its students to “Stop White People.”
I don’t like talking about myself (outside discussions of hyper-specific productivity techniques), so I’ll keep this announcement brief… At some point early on in my graduate student career I set two somewhat arbitrary goals for my academic trajectory: to become a professor by the age of 30 and tenured by the age of 35. I ended […]
Teaching LGBTQ history in public schools represents something much deeper than just that—it's the affirmation of the personhood of LGBTQ students.