The NAACP wants this investigated as a hate crime. The black student, a sophomore football player at Stone High School in Wiggins, Miss., was in a locker room on Oct. 13 when as many as four white students tossed a rope around his neck and pulled it tight, Mississippi NAACP President Derrick Johnson said in a news conference Monday. “No child should be [...]
While others can say they predicted the Cubs and Indians to be in this years World Series from 2 years ago: There’s one guy who predicted that the Chicago Cubs would not only be in the World Series, but win the entire thing. A 1993 Mission Viejo High School yearbook surfaced on reddit Tuesday, and […]
The order prohibits five University of Minnesota players from being near a student’s apartment and place of employment, which happens to be where they play their home games.
One of the standout horror features at this year’s Fantastic Fest was Raw, Julia Ducournau’s debut feature about a sheltered first-year veterinary student who experiences a harrowing awakening after she, a lifelong vegetarian, is forced to eat raw meat as part of a hazing ritual. Show More Summary
More than 20 million students will enter college this fall and with the average cost of a four-year degree at nearly $10,000 per year (and triple that number for a private institution), many will realize that higher education comes with serious financial implications — for them and their parents. Show More Summary
Some white high school students put a noose around a black student’s neck and then yanked it, according to a Mississippi NAACP chapter. Now, we could just say, “Its Mississippi, what do you expect?” and wash our hands of it—but not so fast. Show More Summary
Students of the Watergate era (or those old enough to have lived through it) will recall the "dirty tricks" played by Richard Nixon's henchmen, most notably Donald Segretti. Segretti, who was hired by Nixon's deputy assistant, Dwight Chapin, was tasked with smearing Democrats, including senator and 1972 presidential candidate, Edmund Muskie of Maine. Show More Summary
One axiom that is typically taught to new tea students is that “all tea comes from the same plant.” If these students continue to learn about tea and study Chinese tea in any depth, they will discover that this statement is almost as wrong as the old belief that … Continue reading ? The post Blast from the Past: Does All Tea Come from the Same Plant? appeared first on T Ching.
Last night, Netflix’s Amanda Knox kicked off Awardsline’s fall screening series with pic’s directors Rod Blackhurst and Brian McGinn expounding on the challenges in mounting their doc about the Seattle exchange student who served time in an Italian prison for the murder of British exchange student Meredith Kercher. Show More Summary
[The Thai popular uprising of Oct 14, 1974 against the military dictatorship./ Source: Wikipedia] By AsiaToday reporter Jina Koh - On October 14, 1974, scores of students who protested against the return from exile of former military...Show More Summary
A series of incidents triggered by anti-black racism at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio have left the student body and community outraged. On Monday night, a Snapchat photo of a female Xavier student wearing blackface with the caption “Who needs white when black lives matter”...
A former student at Ramapo College is suing the school, along with a Pi Kappa Alpha chapter, saying that the institution created an hostile environment to young women that led to her rape in 2014. In the lawsuit, she claims that while...Show More Summary
An electric vehicle designed and built by a team of students from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) will be on display this week for the Mexican Grand Prix, which runs FULL STORY The post Students to showcase their electric vehicle appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
We have another episode of social justice warrior theater at your usual hub of progressivism, the University of California, Berkeley. The gripe of...
The University of South Carolina received tentative approval Tuesday to build a $50 million football training facility after agreeing to reduce fees for in-state students. A legislative panel that reviews … Click to Continue »
What’s so special about the feet of the spiny sand star? This future ocean leader can tell you! Our new Center for Ocean Education and Leadership will inspire California’s students and help build a future for the ocean. (Thanks to small...Show More Summary
Police say the 18-year-old student assaulted the principal at the lower Manhattan high school after the principal asked him to turn down his headphones
Angela: Legally, IEP meetings must include a general education teacher. If the student is not integrated, can a gym teacher/art teacher/ music teacher count as a general education teacher on Continue Reading ?
Student friendships at college should not be underestimated, as they can either help or hinder students academically and socially, according to a Dartmouth study "Friends with Academic Benefits," published in the current issue of Contexts. Show More Summary
Nothing in the history of the world has lifted more people out of poverty than capitalism. The solution to poverty is not collectivism, authoritarianism, generosity, or pious thoughts; it is