Students' Unions

Cameron Clark ’18 wins Gary Bellow Public Service Award - Harvard Law Today

Credit: Courtesy of Cameron Clark Cameron Clark ’18<p>Cameron Clark ’18 is the winner of this year’s Gary Bellow Public Service Award, established in …

Law

Delsea Regional High School's Class of 2018 graduation (PHOTOS)

Check out our photos of this year's commencement.

High School

Nonfiction Book Review: American Hate: Survivors Speak Out by Edited by Arjun Singh Sethi. New Press, $24.99 (208p) ISBN 978-1-62097-371-4

American Hate: Survivors Speak Out<p>Edited by Arjun Singh Sethi. New Press, $24.99 (208p) ISBN 978-1-62097-371-4<p>Human rights lawyer Sethi brings …

Book Reviews

GPAs don’t really show what students learned. Here’s why.

Society has an unhealthy infatuation with grade point averages.<p>The three-digit number purports to represent the sum of a student’s academic accomplishments in a supposedly uniform fashion.<p>Our reliance on it is reinforced in its use for awarding certain honors (such as cum laude), obtaining and …

College & University

Leaked Memo From Conservative Group Cautions Students to Stay Away From Turning Point USA

Justin Sullivan, Getty Images<p>Charlie Kirk and his right-wing youth organization Turning Point USA could inflict "long-term damage" on the …

Student Government

"Death to Israel" at Sorbonne

<i>(Photo courtesy of NonOmnisMoriar - Wikimedia Commons)</i><p>Another snapshot from the moral death of Europe. The facilities once most associated with its …

Israel

University Funds Feminist and Secular Groups — But Denies Requests From a Pro-Life Group

One university in Indiana is facing a lawsuit over its alleged discrimination of pro-life students.<p>Students for Life has filed a lawsuit — via …

Pro-life Movement

Rick Scott fires back in election-year early voting lawsuit

Gov. Rick Scott's administration fired back in federal court Friday, seeking to undercut a League of Women Voters lawsuit over early voting on …

U.S. Federal Courts

Florida: Put lawsuit over early voting sites on hold

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida is asking a federal judge to put on hold a lawsuit that challenges a state decision to ban college campuses as early voting sites.<p>The League of Women Voters of Florida and several college students in May sued Secretary of State Ken Detzner in federal court.<p>Attorneys …

College & University

Resorts World Catskills Holding 3 Jobs Fairs

The casino resort is looking to hire for a variety of full and part-time positions, including table game dealers.<p>MONTICELLO, NY— Resorts World …

Hudson Valley

‘Suspicious person’ at UBC was teen with a B.B. gun: Mounties

The RCMP says there is no threat to the public, after it tracked down what was reported to be a man with a weapon at the University of British …

Canada

These two tribunes of truth and justice recently marked their sixtieth anniversary in a beautiful land made almost unliveable on any proper index of healthy living, where the average life expectancy is a bleak fifty-four years, placing us behind 215 other countries in the world and 15 in Africa. They can’t hear me, but I am shouting sixty hurrays in the first instance, and sixty more (for I wish them a very long life), in tribute to their extraordinary courage.

Dr. Ogaga Ifowodo<p>I was twenty-three and in the first semester of my final year as a law student at the University of Benin. He was thirty and already …

Africa

A Turning Point for the Sandinistas: Nicaragua’s 1968

1968 presented a turning point in world revolutionary politics. This was true in Latin America in particular. An Uruguayan theorist, Raúl Zibechi, …

Student Government

End of an era of Queen's University students' union

IT was the end of an era for Queen's Student's Union (SU) in Belfast last night as it prepares to close its doors after 50 years to make way for a …

Great Britain

Drexel's ExCITe Center releases first national study of K-12 education makerspaces

Report reveals troubling lack of attention to combating gender bias amidst encouraging signs for building a 'maker-mindset' and benefits to …

Makerspaces

William & Mary Swimming Adds Thirteen Incoming Athletes for 2018-19 - Swimming World News

Photo Courtesy: William and Mary Athletics<p>William & Mary Director of Swimming <b>Matt Crispino</b> ’02 announced the addition of seven women to the Tribe …

College of William & Mary

Radnor High School Class Of 2018 Graduates 268 Wednesday

Congratulations and good luck to these graduating seniors!<p>RADNOR, PA – More than 250 members of the Radnor High School Class of 2018 ended their high …

High School

Gujarat University postpones dental exam for Eid

Gujarat University has postponed the dental practical examination date due to Eid. The practicals of the dental exam were to be held on June 16 but …

India News

Baltimore High School Students Graduate, Face Futures

High school graduations around the United States are sending more than 3 million young people into the world on their own. Esha Sarai spoke with …

High School

Ethnic touch to Id fete on campus

Students of Government College, Malappuram, celebrated the finale of the holy month of Ramzan on Wednesday by organising different programmes under …

U.S. Dept. of Commerce

Thursday Quickies: Charles Bassey Edition

Good morning.<p>Charles Bassey, who was the No. 3 recruit in 2019, has committed to Western Kentucky and moved into the 2018 class.<p>A five-star center …

College Football

Suspended conservative student: Prof says others targeted me for supporting a ‘bigot of a president’

An outspoken conservative student has been suspended by the University of Denver after being accused of uttering racist and homophobic slurs — but Addison Puffer told KCNC-TV the accusations against her are hearsay and that she has a good idea of why it all happened.<p>Puffer said a professor told her …

Conservative View

Bi-Partisan Congressional Internship Program Offers HBCU Students...

The third class of HBCU Bi-Partisan Congressional Internship program interns traveled to Washington, D.C. this week to begin a summer internship …

College & University

The Kentucky student ticket lottery is dead. What is replacing it?

The student ticket lottery is dead, and its replacement might be found in your pocket.<p>Kentucky announced Wednesday that it is doing away with the …

Lexington

NUI Galway Says Lecturer's Homophobic Tweets Were Made In Personal Capacity

NUI Galway has said that it won’t be taking any action against Professor Sean Leen after he posted a tweet labeling same-sex marriage as …

LGBTQI

College of Charleston alumni would like a woman president, please

The College of Charleston's next president should be someone other than a white male, some of its students and alumni say.

College & University

Law admissions: Students get Gujarat University aid

Gujarat University has come to the aid of a group of law students who faced difficulty in getting admissions to a masters programme course.After the …

College & University

15 Celebrities Who Graduated from Historically Black Colleges & Universities

Graduation season is in full swing, and EBONY is highlighting some of the biggest celebrities in the entertainment industry who graduated from …

College & University

How to start a startup incubator (from the founders of Stanford’s Cardinal Ventures)

Before we joined the investment team at CRV, we were undergrads at Stanford interested in helping student companies launch and scale. In 2015, we …

Startups

Will blockchain change the way we buy everything, and even the way we vote?

Say you want to buy tickets to a sold-out Red Sox game. Would you send money over the Internet to buy them from a random stranger? Of course not, …

Blockchain