The decision by St. Paul's College to close came after the historically black college battled for years to keep its accreditation amid crushing debt and an acquisition bid was abandoned.
The Big Ten is adding lacrosse as a sport in 2015 and welcoming powerhouse Johns Hopkins as an affiliate member for men's lacrosse only, two moves that could further boost the profile of the conference in the East.
Newtown charity receives OK from Conn. attorney general to begin distributing $7.7 million
Incoming athletic director Julie Hermann to visit Rutgers later this week, dates uncertain
Sex abuse cases in China prompt concern, online campaign: 'Teacher, leave those kids alone'
NASA Langley, STEAM partner to promote science, tech, engineering and math education
Rutgers' preparations for med school merger help insulate president during athletic troubles
Conn. bill would keep some Newtown records private; some call it blow to gov't transparency
Friends, family gather at small NH church to remember mother of Newtown, Conn., school shooter
Accreditation official: St. Paul's College in Virginia to close; school dates to 1888
Obama to Congress: Stop student loan hike; Congress to Obama: Quit the politics, make a deal
Engineering students learn how to swing dance during class to help with problem-solving skills
Recording: Alabama school bus driver refused to turn over kids at start of bunker drama
On Saturday, County Executive Rushern Baker appointed a new Board of Education chairman.
Baltimore area teacher injured in Boston Marathon explosions set to leave hospital
Scarlet Nightmare: A look at Rutgers' missteps since joining Big Ten
Ohio State trustees to President Gee: More gaffes could lead to firing
Brawl over spilled punch at kindergarten graduation ceremony in Cleveland results in 8 arrests
Wyoming teen who built fusion reactor disqualified from science fair on technicality
The Harlem Globetrotters are trying to help the nation's youngsters beat the battle of the bulge one push-up and basketball trick at a time.