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Indiana teacher who stopped middle school shooting earns praise 27.5.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
A woman whose son was coached by Jason Seaman in football said the teacher is a hero "and everyone here feels it."
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Don’t junk the lessons from 50 years ago 27.5.2018 Hindu: Home
Curtailing student participation will turn universities from modern, progressive and democratic institutions into workshops
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Conservatives Are On The Wrong Side Of The N.F.L. Anthem Debate 26.5.2018 Outside the Beltway
Conservatives claim to support freedom of speech and freedom of expression, but they've utterly failed that test when it comes to their reaction to players who peacefully and respectfully kneel during the National Anthem.
What’s wrong with secret donor agreements like the ones George Mason University inked with the Kochs 26.5.2018 The Moderate Voice

Students and faculty members have protested arrangements GMU made with donors. AP Photo/Matt Barakat Alexa Capeloto, John Jay College of Criminal Justice George Mason University President Ángel Cabrera acknowledged this month that his school gave the Charles Koch Foundation “some influence” over hiring and evaluating faculty as it accepted millions of dollars for its free-market […]

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Government Medical College and Hospital not to appeal against SC decision on UT pool seats 26.5.2018 Education – The Indian Express
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Panjab University: V-C’s refusal to withdraw affidavit likely to affect today’s Syndicate meet 26.5.2018 Chicago Tribune: Nation
2 Minnesota colleges to offer foreign students scholarships 26.5.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Two Minnesota colleges plan to offer scholarships that let international students know they are welcome on U.S. campuses.
Ignorance is Strength: The Trump Administration’s Creepy War on Language 25.5.2018 Mother Jones
This article first appeared at TomDispatch.com. Consider us officially in an Orwellian world, though we only half realize it. While we were barely looking, significant parts of an American language long familiar to us quite literally, and in a remarkably coherent way, went down the equivalent of George Orwell’s infamous Memory Hole. This hit me […]
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Greeley West teacher saves child from drowning while taking his class for ice cream 25.5.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
Greeley teacher Brian Holmes took his physical education class to a local park earlier this week en route to Baskins Robbins for a scoop to celebrate the end of the school year.
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UGC scraps 100% weight for interview in PhD, MPhil, brings in test 25.5.2018 Education – The Indian Express
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Anna University postpones exams, check rescheduled dates 25.5.2018 Education – The Indian Express
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Newly approved contract to lead to pay raise for teachers in Mesa County 25.5.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
An influx of state funding will result in the largest pay raise in at least five years for some Colorado teachers.
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As Colorado cuts back spending, costs for state’s college students soar 25.5.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
In 2000, Colorado taxpayers footed 68 percent of the costs of a college degree, with students chipping in about one-third.
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Construction company rewards Greeley students with new bikes 25.5.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
A Colorado-based construction company bought bicycles for every student at an elementary school who missed two or fewer days this past school year.
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Should grandparents open a 529 savings plan to help with college costs? 25.5.2018 Washington Post
Should grandparents open a 529 savings plan to help with college costs?
These dancers find a most unusual stage: A South L.A. hospital 24.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary

For 33 years choreographer Heidi Duckler has staged dance performances at far-flung and unexpected locales, from an abandoned Studio City gas station to the Frank Gehry-designed Cabrillo Marine Aquarium in San Pedro.

Her next destination: a hospital campus in South L.A.

Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre...

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Point The Trigger Finger at Everyone Else 24.5.2018 The Moderate Voice

No matter what the gun rights advocates say, all these deaths are about a country with far too many guns, plain and simple, full stop. By Michael Winship Friday afternoon, I was walking across my West Village neighborhood running some errands. Here and there my path crossed with college students in graduation gowns from NYU, […]

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The real culprits behind India's Partition 24.5.2018 Rediff: News
AMU has once again been pulled into a crossfire of crass political opportunism. In these post-truth times, that the university also had political stirrings not subscribing to the Muslim League is chosen to be forgotten, says Mohammad Sajjad.
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US College Board to ease admission process for Indian universities 24.5.2018 Education – The Indian Express
NLU AILET result 2018 declared, check at nludelhi.ac.in 24.5.2018 Education – The Indian Express
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