University of Utah student Andrew Goaslind takes a rapid COVID-19 test, Nov. 18, 2020, in Salt Lake City.
College student journalists have been breaking news stories about campus outbreaks and holding university leadership accountable for its handling of pandemic
Madeline Joung is a contributor to VOA Student Union
Wed, 11/25/2020 - 06:03 PM
University of Utah student Abigail Shull waits in line before taking a rapid COVID-19 test at the University of Utah student…
Thanksgiving will end the semester for more schools
VOA logo
Mon, 11/23/2020 - 08:32 PM
FILE - A student walks on the campus of Oxford University, amid the coronavirus pandemic, in Oxford, Britain, Sept. 17, 2020.
The group of 32 includes 22 students of color; ten are Black, tying the record for most Black students elected in a single year
AP logo
Sun, 11/22/2020 - 07:49 PM
During a panel discussion at Brandeis University on China's Xinjiang policy, Uighur attorney and advocate Rayhan Asat's Zoom screen was hijacked Nov. 13, 2020.
An online discussion last week at Brandeis University about China’s controversial Xinjiang policies provides an example
Default Author Profile
Fri, 11/20/2020 - 09:00 PM
FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2017, file photo, a person uses a smart phone in Chicago. For many of us, a smartphone addiction is…
Study says young people spend nearly a decade looking at phones 
Madeline Joung is a contributor to VOA Student Union
Wed, 11/18/2020 - 08:12 PM
FILE - In this March 12, 2019 file photo people walk at the University Village area of the University of Southern California in…
They are among 57 people charged in relation to a vast scheme in which wealthy parents conspired with California college admissions consultant William "Rick" Singer to fraudulently secure spots for their children at universities
Reuters logo
By Reuters
Tue, 11/17/2020 - 06:07 PM
FILE - In this file photo from June 7, 2019, a man walks by Hamerschlag Hall on the Carnegie Mellon University campus in Pittsburgh.
Colleges tell students to stay on campus or go home, but not both 
Default Author Profile
Tue, 11/17/2020 - 08:15 AM
A man wearing a face mask in concern for the coronavirus, talks on his phone, Friday, June 26, 2020, on the steps of Harvard…
Fired coach allegedly received more than $1.5 million in bribes to secure admission for two
VOA logo
Mon, 11/16/2020 - 04:36 PM
FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2020, file photo, masked students cross an intersection on the campus of Ball State University in…
COVID-19 and other factors to blame 
Kathleen Struck
Mon, 11/16/2020 - 02:22 AM
Personel remove the balls from the playing court after the NCAA college basketball games were cancelled at the Atlantic Coast…
Decision came 13 days before scheduled start of college basketball season
AP logo
Fri, 11/13/2020 - 11:47 AM
A man wearing a face mask in concern for the coronavirus, talks on his phone, Friday, June 26, 2020, on the steps of Harvard…
Asian American applicants not discriminated against, judges say
AP logo
Thu, 11/12/2020 - 08:07 PM
FILE- In this March 14, 2019, file photo students walk on the Stanford University campus in Santa Clara, Calif. Even with a…
President-elect says he will increase number of visas for 'permanent, employment-based immigration'and promote mechanisms to temporarily cut visas when US unemployment is high
Madeline Joung is a contributor to VOA Student Union
Thu, 11/12/2020 - 08:30 PM
Kieran Tuntivate is a Thai American runner and recent graduate of Harvard University. (Photo: courtesy Kieran Tuntivate)
Players seek more role models
Default Author Profile
Thu, 11/12/2020 - 01:16 PM
Visitors past by the booth for social media giant Facebook at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai, Nov. 6, 2019.
Growing number of these Chinese 'netizens' have been warned against visiting and posting on the social media platforms; some have also been sentenced to jail terms
Default Author Profile
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 09:45 PM
Colleen Curtin, who says she is suffering from health issues that have not been able to be diagnosed by testing due to the…
Reasonable accommodations have been available to students in the US since the Americans with Disabilities Act was passed in 1990
Default Author Profile
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 03:21 PM