A couple wait for information about the UPEA (El Alto Public University) accident, in El Alto
Video footage prior the incident showed a crowd of students pushing and shoving on a narrow walkway when the rail suddenly gave way
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Wed, 03/03/2021 - 02:56 AM
A demonstrator wearing a face mask and holding a sign takes part in a rally to raise awareness of anti-Asian violence, near…
The increase in anti-Asian hate crimes came as overall hate crimes declined, according to California State University data
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Tue, 03/02/2021 - 12:39 AM
FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2021, file photo, Education Secretary nominee Miguel Cardona testifies before the Senate Health,…
Cardona takes charge amid mounting tension between Americans who believe students can safely return to the classroom now, and others who say the risks are still too great
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Mon, 03/01/2021 - 08:57 PM
FILE - In this July 16, 2019, file photo people walk past an entrance to Widener Library, behind, on the campus of Harvard…
Analysts see high costs, along with the coronavirus pandemic and trade wars, as factors in the drop in enrollment
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Mon, 03/01/2021 - 04:23 PM
Kenneth Nixon gestures after being released from prison in Ionia, Michigan. (Courtesy of WMU-Cooley Law School)
Student reporters in investigative journalism course at Northwestern University help overturn double-murder conviction by uncovering evidence, inconsistencies  
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Sat, 02/27/2021 - 10:19 AM
FILE - Laos' Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith and China's President Xi Jinping shake hands before a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, Jan. 6, 2020.
Chinese investment in Laos was a mere 1.5% of its total foreign direct investment in 2003, but Beijing accounted for 79% of FDI in Laos in 2018. The sharp rise in investment has prompted job hunters in Laos to view proficiency in the language as an essential skill
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Thu, 02/25/2021 - 08:56 AM
FAFSA form
Eligible non-citizens fall into several categories
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Wed, 02/24/2021 - 04:15 AM
A group of Chinese students who study at US universities watch online live coverage of the US presidential election at an…
Increased wealth in Asia buys Western education
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Mon, 02/22/2021 - 07:18 PM
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence hands the West Virginia certification to staff as Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi looks on.
Officials say Christian Secor was ordered held without bail during his first appearance in federal court
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Thu, 02/18/2021 - 12:55 PM
Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg takes part in a Fridays For Future protest in front of the Swedish Parliament …
Climate change issues create ‘eco-anxiety,’ say researchers 
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Thu, 02/18/2021 - 12:08 PM
Students walk past Black History Month posters on the Boston College campus, Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, in Boston. Harassment by…
The incidents, which took place three days apart, have revived longstanding concerns about racism
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Thu, 02/18/2021 - 12:05 PM
A student walks outside the newly inaugurated American University in Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. Encircled by the…
Government officials maintain that the American University in Baghdad, which opened this week, is critical to shoring up the country's flailing state of higher education
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Mon, 02/15/2021 - 11:34 PM
Tiffany Husak, left, a nursing student at the Community College of Allegheny County, receives her first dose of the Moderna…
Students eager to get back to campus after yearlong pandemic look to when they will get vaccines
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Mon, 02/15/2021 - 09:33 PM
Columbia Scholarship Paves Path for Refugees
Columbia University offers assistance for the displaced 
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Mon, 02/15/2021 - 09:52 AM
Columbia Scholarship Paves Path for Refugees
Each scholarship is worth an average of $100,000 a year
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Mon, 02/15/2021 - 08:57 AM
Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts salute the flag during ceremonies at the Los Angeles National Cemetery in Los Angeles on Saturday,…
The Boy Scouts of America have an honor code, like most universities.
Predicting basketball championships
March Madness refers to basketball tournaments.
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Mon, 04/02/2012 - 09:46 AM
Accredited Colleges
Make sure the school you apply to is accredited.
Campus classroom
'Class' and 'course' are interchangeable. Mostly.
College degrees
What are these 'degrees' a student earns from university??