Nearly all campus police officers at public universities now carry guns, pepper spray and other weapons, according to a new Justice Department report, and experts say more private schools are looking to arm police. Overall, about two-thirds of public and private campuses used armed officers during the 2011-12 school year,...
This article comes to us courtesy of U.S. News & World Report, where it was originally published. President Barack Obama's proposal for free community college tuition is either a game changer or an empty promise. It just depends who you ask. Either way, prospective...
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Want to know what your university thought about you? It’s kind of terrifying, like if there was a Lulu for ladies… but at the same time, aren’t you dying to know how you got in? A crew of Stanford students figured out how to find out out what...
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Do students take too many tests? Given the complaints about a high-stakes testing culture in classrooms, some states are reviewing the quality and quantity of the tests their students take. Congress is getting into the act, too. On Wednesday, the Senate's education committee is set to take...
“Dear Pre-collegiette, Congratulations! On behalf of Awesome University…” Phew! You can breathe a sigh of relief, because you’re in. Now that you’ve gotten that acceptance letter, your future is safe, and you can finally take a break from school for the first time in 14 years. Bring on the Nutella...