Education News

Md. Prof: Important details left out of UN climate reports

A Maryland associate professor and a lead author of a United Nations climate change working group says important details about individual countries' emissions are intentionally left out of summaries given to policymakers - making it difficult to craft targeted policies to that would reduce pollution globally.

Thursday - 08/07/2014, 10:41am EDT

Chinese student drowns at US host family's pool

16-year-old Chinese exchange student drowns at California host family's pool

Thursday - 08/07/2014, 03:00am EDT

Jewish children threatened on Sydney school bus

Jewish children traumatized by teen gang that allegedly hurled abuse and threats on Sydney bus

Wednesday - 08/06/2014, 11:00pm EDT

University of Oregon president resigns

University of Oregon President Michael Gottfredson resigns, effective immediately

Wednesday - 08/06/2014, 10:50pm EDT

Indiana reaches $3M settlement for testing glitch

Indiana reaches $3M settlement with standardized testing company over last year's glitches

Wednesday - 08/06/2014, 08:30pm EDT

Furor after Concordia captain gives seminar

Italian professor facing disciplinary action for inviting Concordia captain to give lecture

Wednesday - 08/06/2014, 01:47pm EDT

Walmart plans store at Virginia Commonwealth

Walmart plans store on Virginia Commonwealth University's campus, part of pilot program

Wednesday - 08/06/2014, 12:50pm EDT

2 British students stabbed to death in Malaysia

2 British medical students stabbed to death in Malaysia

Wednesday - 08/06/2014, 12:29pm EDT

Syracuse chief: No. 1 party school label not OK

Syracuse U. chancellor: No. 1 party school label not a good thing, is a 'wake-up call'

Wednesday - 08/06/2014, 09:17am EDT

UMW, community college to sign nursing agreement

The University of Mary Washington and Germanna Community College will sign an agreement to create multiple paths for students to earn nursing degrees.

Wednesday - 08/06/2014, 05:39am EDT

Lincoln's handwriting found on book about race

Abraham Lincoln's handwriting verified on central Illinois library book justifying racism

Tuesday - 08/05/2014, 06:51pm EDT

College of Charleston fires hoop coach Doug Wojcik

College of Charleston fires men's hoop coach Doug Wojcik following verbal abuse allegations

Tuesday - 08/05/2014, 06:00pm EDT

Air Force Academy investigating athletic programs

Air Force Academy investigates athletic programs amid allegations of misconduct, lax oversight

Sunday - 08/03/2014, 11:10pm EDT

Ohio State band director's firing sets off clash

Ohio State band director's firing touches off mighty clash between new president, alumni

Sunday - 08/03/2014, 10:44pm EDT

Girl gets $1.2M settlement over school shooting

Girl injured when gun went off in backpack at Washington school gets $1.2 million settlement

Friday - 08/01/2014, 11:30pm EDT

Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

Repairs could last well into weekend on burst Los Angeles pipe that dumped 20 million gallons

Friday - 08/01/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Hagerstown Community College gets cyber grant

Hagerstown Community College gets cybersecurity grant

Friday - 08/01/2014, 10:30am EDT

School suspensions drop in Montgomery County

School suspensions drop by nearly 37 percent in Montgomery County

Friday - 08/01/2014, 08:10am EDT

A look at the impact of Wisconsin's union law

5 repercussions of Wisconsin's collective bargaining law being upheld as constitutional

Thursday - 07/31/2014, 05:10pm EDT
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