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Clemson Alumnus Donates $100,000 to Financially Support Intellectually Disabled Students.

Clemson Alumnus Donates $100,000 to Financially Support Intellectually Disabled Students

Sep 30, 2014 AM EDT Clemson alumnus Bob Stanzione and his wife, Kaye, has made a gift to The ClemsonLIFE program for its financial stability. ...

university of central Florida

Top 10 American Colleges with Largest Undergraduate Student Populations

Sep 29, 2014 AM EDT University of Central Florida has been named the most populous school by US News, with 51,269 undergraduate students enrolled in fall 2013. ...

Fear of Failure Can Affect Student’s Motivation and Attitude to Learn, Study.

Fear of Failure Can Affect Student’s Motivation and Attitude to Learn, Study

Sep 27, 2014 AM EDT Fear of failure at school can negatively affect a student's motivation and attitude to learn, according to a study led by the Bilkent University (Turkey). ...

University of South Carolina

South Carolina Unveils 'Gamecock Promise,' a 4-Year Student Athlete Scholarship Guarantee

Sep 26, 2014 AM EDT University of South Carolina (SC) has unveiled the "Gamecock Promise," which will guarantee four-year scholarships for its student-athletes. ...

Beer

Central Michigan University to Start Beer-Making Program to Aid State's Rapidly Growing Craft Brewing Industry

Sep 26, 2014 AM EDT Central Michigan University (CMU) has started the first program of its kind in the state in fermentation sciences, aiming to train and certify beer-brewing experts. ...

John Thrasher, Alumnus and State Senator, Chosen as FSU’s 15th President.

Alumnus and State Senator John Thrasher Chosen as FSU’s 15th President

Sep 26, 2014 AM EDT Sen. John E. Thrasher has been named the new president of Florida State University. Thrasher replaces Eric J. Barron, who left to serve as the head of the Penn State University. ...

Columbia University

Columbia University Launches MA/MBA Programs for 'School Leaders'

Sep 25, 2014 AM EDT The Klingenstein Center for Independent School Leadership -- the nation's preeminent organization of its kind, based at Teachers College, Columbia University -- collaborated with Columbia Business ...

EKU Becomes First State School to Offer Bachelor’s Degree in Social Justice.

EKU Becomes First State School to Offer Bachelor’s Degree in Social Justice

Sep 25, 2014 AM EDT Eastern Kentucky University will become the first school in the state to offer a bachelor's degree program in Social Justice Studies, effective fall 2015. ...

Black Women More Interested In STEM Fields than Whites, Study.

Black Women More Interested In STEM Fields than Whites, Study

Sep 25, 2014 AM EDT Black women are more likely to be interested in majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) fields than white women, according to a new study by the American Psychological ...

Drexel Renames Law School in Honor of $50 Million Gift.

Drexel Renames Law School in Honor of $50 Million Gift

Sep 24, 2014 AM EDT The Drexel School of Law has been renamed to Thomas R. Kline School of Law as a tribute to the largest single gift ($50 million) in the University's history. ...

Dartmouth Researchers Design App to Identify Student’s State of Mind.

Dartmouth Researchers Design App to Identify Students' State of Mind

Sep 24, 2014 AM EDT Dartmouth researchers have designed the first smartphone app - "StudentLife" - that automatically reveals students' state of mind. ...

The College of Saint Rose

Saint Rose Adjunct Professors Vote to Unionize

Sep 23, 2014 PM EDT Adjunct faculty members at the College of Saint Rose have voted to form a union. ...

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