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Learning to Be Wise: New Swarthmore Course Teaches ‘Practical Wisdom’

By Carol Brevart-Demm How do you feel when a friend borrows a small amount of money and doesn’t pay...

Education by the Numbers: College Rankings Fatally Flawed

Honestly, it's hard to fault the magazine's decision to drop consideration of college and university yield rates, which represent the percentage of students who...

Nationally recognized Nut Museum finds new home at Connecticut College; exhibit of collection opens December 5th

Museum founder, Elizabeth Tashjian, who hit hard times says her "artistic spirit has not been crushed" and her "creativity is still kicking"

College Athletics: The Tail Wagging the Dog? – by Robert J. Massa, Dickinson College

CARLISLE, Pa., June 24 (AScribe Newswire) -- In the last decade, NCAA violations by Division I universities have become big news, and the recent...

Blind as a Bat?

Research at Hobart and William Smith Colleges helps lay to rest a common misperception about these fascinating creatures. GENEVA, N.Y. The observation that bats can...

Fossilized Fish Act as Ancient Thermometer

CANTON, N.Y., May 1 (AScribe Newswire) -- Fossilized fish bones may help scientists to reconstruct the temperatures of 65 million years ago,...

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University of Sheffield to Pay Employees Minimum of £10 per Hour

The University of Sheffield will pay all of its employees a minimum of £10 per hour starting November 1, 2021, the university has...

Three Arizona Universities to Introduce Mandatory Vaccinations for Employees as of Dec. 8

Three universities in Arizona, the University of Arizona (UA), Northern Arizona University (NAU), and Arizona State University (ASU), will require all their...

Top 7 Countries Offering Free Education to International Students in 2021

To study abroad means to have the opportunity to get to meet new people, know new cultures, taste new foods, visit different...

One Dead, Seven Injured After Shooting at Grambling State University

A shooting that occurred early Sunday morning at Grambling State University campus has left one person dead and several others injured, the...

Stanford to Restrict University Activities for Students Who Return From Overseas on or After Nov. 27

Stanford University will restrict activities for unvaccinated students and all those returning from overseas after Thanksgiving break, specifically on or after November...