Nov 22, 2013 AM EST Philip D. Chism, a 14-year-old teenager, has been indicted by an Essex county grand jury on charges of first-degree murder, aggravated rape and armed robbery for brutally killing Colleen Ritzer, his
Nov 22, 2013 AM EST The University of Nicosia, Cyprus' biggest private university has set a new world record for becoming the first institution to allow Bitcoin, the digital currency, for tuition and fee. The new
Nov 21, 2013 PM EST President Barack Obama's plan to add a rating system to the nation's colleges has not gone over well with higher education officials and now the criticisms are becoming more specific.
Nov 21, 2013 AM EST Traditional testing may be getting tired and repetitive, especially for large lecture classes, so researchers have conducted a study that suggests frequent quizzing as a solution to boost grades and
Nov 21, 2013 AM EST An animal rights advocacy group is accusing Georgia Regents University of performing unnecessary dental experiments on animals.
Nov 19, 2013 AM EST Nirupama Rao, the former Indian ambassador to the U.S. and China, has accepted a fellowship at Brown University's Watson Institute for International Studies. Rao's one-year appointment as the Meera
Nov 19, 2013 AM EST Board of Examiners at Adelaide University has initiated an investigation into cheating allegations by fifth-year medical students on the human reproduction health assessments.
Nov 18, 2013 PM EST An administrator at Kean University has left the school after being accused of plagiarism, the Star-Ledger reported.
Nov 18, 2013 AM EST Francis Marion University's Board of Trustees has given a nod of approval to establish a new satellite campus in Mount Pleasant.
Nov 16, 2013 AM EST David A. Tepper, hedge fund billionaire and a Carnegie Mellon alumnus, has made a gift of $67 million to create a new academic hub on the Pittsburgh campus to be called the David A. Tepper Quadrangle.
Nov 16, 2013 AM EST Despite having required academic qualifications, students from working class families are three times less likely to opt for top universities than their wealthy counterparts, according to a research
Nov 15, 2013 AM EST A Jewish Studies professor and a huge fan of Bruce Springsteen will be opening a small seminar course on the theological content of "the Boss'" lyrics at Rutgers University.
Dec 06, 2013 AM ESTWilliam (Ashley) Hardee, the most successful volleyball coach at the University of North Dakota (UND), has tendered his resignation amid an ongoing
Dec 06, 2013 PM ESTBoise State's head coach Chris Petersen has finally moved on.
Dec 05, 2013 PM ESTBaylor junior QB Bryce Petty will return for his junior season.