Public schools are increasingly using savings from solar energy to upgrade facilities, help their communities, and give teachers raises — often with no cost to taxpayers.
The University of North Dakota, the latest U.S. college to acknowledge keeping Indigenous bones and artifacts, pledged to work with tribal leaders on returning them.
Columbia University skidded to No. 18, suggesting that the ratings may be flawed and easily manipulated. But for many families, the list is a marker of prestige.
By a 5-to-4 vote, the court refused to block a trial judge’s ruling that required the university to recognize the group under New York City’s anti-discrimination law.
The Carnegie Classifications — a key tool the magazine uses to assemble its famous rankings is going under major revision.
In the wake of student debt relief, an exploration of how higher education costs became such a complex issue.
A second package was rendered safe by the bomb squad, and the 45-year-old victim was taken to an area hospital with a minor hand injury, the authorities said.
The State Board of Regents on Tuesday enacted regulations aimed at holding New York private schools to minimum academic standards.
A topic that was once steeped in shame and stigma has become normalized, for better or for worse.
The university plunged from No. 2 to No. 18 in the popular list, which many experts call into question.
After a New York Times investigation found that many of the private religious schools denied students a basic education, top officials voiced serious concerns.
The change comes about eight months after a Columbia math professor accused the university of fudging some statistics used in the rankings.
A woman who lived in the shadows of Harvard discovers, at 80, that her enslaved ancestors had links to the university.
An Oklahoma teacher left her job after she told her students how to access the library’s banned books program.
די חסידישע מוסדות אין ניו יארק האבן גענאסן פון 1 ביליאן דאלאר אין רעגירונגס געלטער דורכאויס די לעצטע פיר יאר אבער מוזן קיינעם נישט אפגעבן קיין דין וחשבון וואס מען לערנט ביי זיי
New York’s Hasidic Jewish religious schools have benefited from $1 billion in government funding in the last four years but are unaccountable to outside oversight.
An avid city cyclist, Félix V. Matos Rodríguez also manages to fit in some work, a lunch outing, a movie and a call to his mother.
The university’s football players nearly skipped their opening game in protest of their mismanaged athletic department. Recent history shows far more dysfunction within the university’s sports program.
Sonia Sotomayor’s ruling will be in place pending a decision by the Supreme Court to take up the case.
The school apologized to a spectator it had banned from its sporting events and said it could not corroborate a Duke player’s accusations of racial heckling. Duke said it stood by its players, “especially when their character is called into question.”