Rethinking Education in America

ARNE DUNCAN HAS SPENT most of his life in and around education, from helping out at the after-school community center his mother founded in one...

EDsmart Selects the 51 Most Astounding University Museums in the United States

EDsmart, a nationally recognized publisher of college resources and rankings, has revealed its 2018 edition of the Most Astounding College Museums in the United...

50 OF THE MOST POPULAR US UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

For institutions of higher learning in the United States two records were set in the academic year 2012-13. First, more international students came to...

What’s New in the 2019 U.S. News Best Colleges Rankings

About Morse Code: Inside the College Rankings Robert Morse is chief data strategist for U.S. News & World Report and has worked at the company since 1976. He...

Aretha Franklin dead: Queen of Soul dies aged 76 after ‘eight-year pancreatic cancer battle’

Legendary soul singer Aretha Franklin has died today aged 76. The critically-acclaimed diva was passed away on Thursday 16 August in Detroit after a reported...

Today’s Top Higher Education News

Fewer than 25 schools now require SAT or ACT essay scores, reports The Washington Post . . . A new study finds that students of color...

Education Ballot Measure Fails, Marijuana Too Close to Call

 Utah voters rejected a ballot measure Tuesday that would have boosted education funding through a gas tax in a state that has the lowest per...

Foreign Student Enrollments in US Universities Fall Dramatically

The United States of America has been a hub for higher studies for foreign students for a long time – with some of its...

Black Teachers Improve Outcomes for Black Students

BLACK STUDENTS WHO HAVE just one black teacher in elementary school are more likely to graduate and more likely to enroll in college – and...

HMD Global to Release the Global Version of Nokia X5

HMD Global released Nokia X5 in the Chinese market last week and we shared the official specifications with you. However, it was not clear...

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MIT’s new robot can identify things by sight and by touch

For humans, it's easy to predict how an object will feel by looking at it or tell what an object looks like by touching...

Want To Sleep Better? These 7 Foods May Help, Dietitian-Approved

Getting enough sleep (more than seven hours) helps us feel energized and ready for the next day, but beyond that, sleep is essential for...

11 new science fiction and fantasy books to check out in late June

With the 50th anniversary of the lunar landings coming up next month, I’ve been thinking quite a bit about the vast canon of Apollo...

Why do processed foods cause obesity?

New York: Chips, soda and frozen pizzas tend to be full of salt, sugar and fat, but now scientists are trying to understand if...

Does Meryl Streep Have the Most Oscar Nominations of All Time?

After a blockbuster Season One of HBO’s Big Little Lies, everyone attached to the limited series likely considered it impossible to top. Liane Moriarty,...