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University of Alabama Elects First African American SGA President in Nearly 40 Years

Amanda Bennett | Posted 05.11.2015 | College
Amanda Bennett

In the wake of several years of racial issues on campus, Elliot Spillers' victory is significant. It can be perceived as a reinforcement of the fact that change at the University of Alabama and other universities across the country is inevitable.

British Minister: McDonald's Is 'The Biggest Education Institution In The Country'

Fusion | Daniel Rivero | Posted 03.09.2015 | World

For all the flack that fast food companies like McDonald’s have been getting about paying living wages to their employees in the U.S., a Britis...

A Challenge to Principals: Focus on Staff Strengths

Brad L. Johnson | Posted 10.04.2014 | Education
Brad L. Johnson

Unfortunately, in education as in culture, we focus more on improving areas of weaknesses rather than developing strengths or leadership abilities.

Rankings: The Best B-School Advertisements

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 09.02.2013 | College
Preetam Kaushik

B-School rankings, for the last few decades, have determined admissions, salaries, grants, publications in major journals and other factors linked clo...

FounderBus: On the Road to Success

Tim Williams | Posted 01.16.2013 | Impact
Tim Williams

It sounds like a cross between TV's Coach Trip and The Apprentice -- throw a group of strangers on a bus and watch them come up with a business idea in just a few days.

Teacher Over The Moon After Winning £150,000 For Physics Lesson

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 12.14.2011 | Home

A Physics teacher has scooped £150,000 for her exciting physics lesson which uses homemade rockets and animation in a competition organised by e-lear...

The Global Search for Education: Knowledge

C. M. Rubin | Posted 12.12.2011 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Fueled by international test scores which indicate that the UK is lagging behind other nations in education, the British education debate has focused on a number of issues.

Why Google's Eric Schmidt Is Only Partly Right About Science & Tech Education

Ewan McIntosh | Posted 10.30.2011 | Education
Ewan McIntosh

It's a shame that Eric Schmidt he didn't Google a little more on the education system of the country in which he was speaking. Scotland.

UK Universities Warn That They Face 'Meltdown'

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

LONDON — Oxford, Cambridge and other British universities said Tuesday that the government's plan to cut hundreds of millions of pounds (dollars...