College graduation comes before high school diploma for some local students.
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Snapchat co-founder Evan Spiegel and his wife, Miranda Kerr, attended the graduation ceremony of California’s Otis College of Art and Design. During the commencement, the school dropped a bombshell that the couple paid off the student loan debt for the entire graduating class, worth an estimated $10 million.
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Nearly half of students and grads said receiving student loans made them 'more comfortable' with other forms of borrowing.
Student Loan Debt Is Now So High Women Are Being Forced To Choose Between Paying Loans and Having a Family
If U.S. lawmakers ever decide to reform the student loan system to reduce the financial burden on borrowers, women stand to gain the most because they are much more likely than men to be negatively...
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University of Oxford clarifies that Ferdinand Marcos Jr did not complete his degree but was awarded a special diploma in social studies in 1978
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If work coming out of The Louisville Christian Academy is any indication, it is private schools we need to watch more carefully for indoctrination.
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The school board of Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) in Fairfax, Virginia, is reviewing updated rules that could potentially expose students to suspension or expulsion for "maliciously misgendering" their peers.
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Med school students post TikTok revealing how much debt they’ll graduate with: ‘How are y’all so casual about it?’
A group of med school students is going viral after sharing how much debt they'll be in when they graduate.
55-year-old Chinese man takes entrance exam for 26th time in 40 years in hopes of dream school admittance
For 55-year-old Liang Shi, age is no limit as he took an entrance exam for the 26th time since he was a teenager to get into his dream school. While many people have reportedly told Liang that his “failing memory” would hinder him from studying textbooks like his younger peers, he is determined to score high enough on the gaokao exam this year to attend Sichuan University, which he first missed out on in 1983. The gaokao exam, which translates to “high exam,” is China’s annual standardized college entrance exam and is typically taken during the third and final year of high school.
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Desirability and affordability mentioned as two factors for Florida cities dropping year-over-year in U.S. News & World Report best places to live.
A graduating student at Duke University faced heavy criticism after delivering a commencement address that shared “striking similarities” with a Harvard University graduation speech from 2014. During her commencement ceremony on May 8, speaker Priya Parkash called her school “the Duke nation” and said it could become its own country due to its various associations and landmarks. Parkash, who is originally from Pakistan, said that “if Duke were to dig a moat around its perimeter and fill that with water, it could be its own tiny island nation, like Cuba or maybe even Sri Lanka.”
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Theodore Poulos is accused of collecting child pornography over a two-year period.
6 students at a California elementary school were taken to the hospital after eating cannabis-laced Cheetos: report
Officials said a student brought the snack into school and shared it with classmates but was unaware it was laced with cannabis
Education Sec. Miguel Cardona on student loan payment pause: 'At some point, people are going to have to start paying what they can afford to pay'
Federal student loan payments and accruing interest have been on pause for more than two years due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
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High school grade point averages have been on an uphill climb since 2016. But that doesn’t mean students are better prepared for college-level work. Their scores on the ACT, a college entrance exam taken annually by 1.7 million students, haven’t budged, according to a report released Monday. Between 2016 and 2021, the average GPA for […]
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For decades, school lunch was designed to be bland. But in New York and New Jersey -- and across the country -- that's beginning to change.
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Teachers and their supporters demonstrate in St. Paul, Minn., in March 2022. Michael Siluk/UCG/Universal Images Group via Getty ImagesThe national debate about LGBTQ issues in schools has come to the Midwest. In the wake of the passage of Florida’s so-called “don’t say gay” law, more than a dozen other states – including Missouri, Iowa, Tennessee and Ohio – have proposed similar legislation aimed at limiting how teachers discuss topics of gender identity or sexual orientation. Based on my own ex
"We hope this gift will empower graduates to pursue their passions, contribute to the world, and inspire humanity for years to come," Evan Spiegel and Miranda Kerr said
As Davidson College celebrates its 185th commencement ceremony on Sunday, one of the school’s most famous alumnus will receive his degree.
Canceling student debt would be 'very unfair' and favor those who make 'lots of money in their lifetime,' former Fed Chair Bernanke says
Ben Bernanke, who served as Fed chair from 2006-2014, told the NYT canceling student debt would favor the rich over those "who didn't go to college."
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A former West Ottawa High School substitute teacher was sentenced Monday for the rape of a student.