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From its founding in 1912 until 1965, Houston's Rice University was free to attend; but today, Rice has joined other US universities in saddling its students with ghastly, inescapable mountains of debt, ...
Wednesday, 19 September 2018
... kit aimed at students ages 8 and up. It's c... Read all  ...
Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Art school Émile Cohl in Lyon, France formally apologized after students noticed that a group photo on the school's United States promotional web site had been manipulated to make several of the people ...
Thursday, 13 September 2018
The director of housing for UCSC's Silicon Valley campus asked the university's 6,000 professors to consider sheltering their students to help bridge the shortfall between university-subsidized housing ...
Saturday, 08 September 2018
... students. You won't be shut out for much longer, th... Read all  ...
Thursday, 06 September 2018
The principal of Xinshahui kindergarten in Shenzhen, China was fired after bringing pole dancers to perform for the students during back-to-school celebrations. From CNN: "The district education ...
Wednesday, 05 September 2018
... students to wear political symbols. Read all  ...
Wednesday, 29 August 2018
Spotify's Premium for Students plan now includes a subscription for Showtime as well as Hulu at the existing price of $4.99/mo. Additionally, new subscribers get Spotify for $0.99 for first 3 months. ...
Wednesday, 29 August 2018
For more than a decade, Connecticut public schools have banned the sale of sodas to students as part of a health initiative. But at West Haven High School, sodas could still be purchased if you knew which ...
Wednesday, 29 August 2018
Immersive virtual reality experiences can make learning a lot more fun for students and for anyone visiting places like museums. It'll take work to get to a point where they're widely used as ...
Tuesday, 28 August 2018
A company that makes internet filters and Chromebook management software for schools is launching a product today that detects when K12 students are at risk of suicide or self harm. GoGuardian serves about ...
Sunday, 26 August 2018
Facebook's pledge to "spark conversations and meaningful interactions" apparently extends to Instagram. The photo-sharing app has started testing a feature designed to bring college students ...
Sunday, 26 August 2018
13. AI robots to help teach english in Japan
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
... education gave the example of having the robots check students' pronunciation, something Japanese teachers have trouble doing. Read all  ...
Friday, 24 August 2018
It's not always easy for STEM students to find enough lab time to get their work done, which is often essential for their degrees. Whether it's down to student demand, school budgets or students ...
Friday, 24 August 2018
... young scientists from around the world. One thing I learned watching it is that students in Germany pay almost nothing to attend college. Here in the US, students graduate with a debt load that will hurt ...
Thursday, 23 August 2018
... We're bringing together network operators, quantum networking researchers, students, hackers, software developers and artists, to imagine and build the tools for the future Internet. Date: Saturday ...
Wednesday, 22 August 2018
Today, Tinder introduced a new matchmaking service aimed at students attending a four-year college or university. Called Tinder U, it is primarily a dating service, but can also be used to find new friends, ...
Tuesday, 21 August 2018
... teach students how to do modular arithmetic to get the ones place, tens place, etc., but the snippet you copied was a bad answer which used individual ternary blocks to pick off individual digits. You ...
Tuesday, 21 August 2018
... make students' lives a bit easier. There's Drop... Read all  ...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Under pressure to improve English skills among both teachers and students, Japan's Ministry of Education is turning to robots, according to NHK. Beginning in April, the ministry will launch a trial ...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Once you've got your classes and living situation squared away, it's time to plan out the next crucial part of your academic year: gaming. If you've opted to play on PC, you face a daunting ...
Monday, 20 August 2018
The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've known you to offer sage advice on everything from Chromecasts ...
Saturday, 18 August 2018
23. NYU makes med school free for all students
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
The median US med-school grad has $195,000 in loans; all 93 of NYU's freshman med-school class will have free tuition for their entire degree program, as will all future students (the 350 currently enrolled ...
Friday, 17 August 2018
24. Excellent advice for new law students
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
Ken "Popehat" White (previously), a former Federal prosecutor turned criminal defense attorney, has some excellent advice for all you newbie law-students who are just starting your law school career.  ...
Thursday, 16 August 2018
After long days of lectures, quizzes and research papers, you deserve to take your mind off school for a bit. What better way to decompress than by jacking into virtual reality for a few minutes of tranquility? ...
Wednesday, 15 August 2018