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College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

Students at more than 25 U.S. universities who have been sent home to learn online during the coronavirus pandemic are filing lawsuits against their schools, c [...] Read full article: College students file lawsuits seeking r...→

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

Students at more than 25 U.S. universities who have been sent home to learn online during the coronavirus pandemic are filing lawsuits against their schools, c [...] Read full article: College students file lawsuits seeking r...→

Study: 20% of Students May Not Return to College in Fall

Study: 20% of Students May Not Return to College in Fall

A new study suggests that 20 percent of university students may not return to college for the fall semester. Some analysts believe that the ongoing Chinese vir [...] Read full article: Study: 20% of Students May Not Return to...→

‘Homeless for a Night’ a chilling experience for Mt. San Jacinto College students

‘Homeless for a Night’ a chilling experience for Mt. San Jacinto College students

Members of the college’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society stayed in their cars overnight at the school’s Menifee Valley campus to sample what it’s like to be home [...] Read full article: ‘Homeless for a Night’ a chilling experi...→

Des Plaines Community Foundation awards five scholarships to college bound students

Des Plaines Community Foundation awards five scholarships to college bound students

The Des Plaines Community Foundation awarded four $1,500 scholarships and a $1,000 scholarship to 2020 Des Plaines college bound students. This is the eighth y [...] Read full article: Des Plaines Community Foundation awards ...→

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Lauren MacLean, the chair of the political science department at Indiana University, Bloomington, argued in an op-ed published on Sunday that students will fac [...] Read full article: Indiana U. Professor: Online Education I...→

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Offering a range of possibilities, the state superintendent for education said fall schooling will depend on public health conditions. Read full article: Top Illinois schools official says fall ...→

Incoming students in Montgomery Co. schools need up-to-date vaccinations | WTOP

Are your kid’s shots up to date? If not, Montgomery County, Maryland, parents have two weeks to get them done. Read full article: Incoming students in Montgomery Co. scho...→

Advice for college students about to graduate into unprecedented unemployment | WTOP

Instead of walking side-by-side with their classmates into a graduation ceremony, college students are walking into the worst job market since the Great Depres [...] Read full article: Advice for college students about to gra...→

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

State officials continued to exercise their authority in responding to the coronavirus pandemic over the weekend as some moved to reopen their economies while [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; Colle...→

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

The treasury secretary ordered elite schools with “significant endowments” to return loans intended to help small businesses pay employees during the coronavir [...] Read full article: Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools ...→

How to Avoid a Tax Problem If You Get a Refund From Your College for Spring Semester

How to Avoid a Tax Problem If You Get a Refund From Your College for Spring Semester

If you got a refund from college for room and board or other expenses, consider yourself lucky. But beware of the potential tax bite. As colleges and universit [...] Read full article: How to Avoid a Tax Problem If You Get a ...→

Poll: 79 Percent of College Students Say Education Quality Has Dropped During Pandemic

Poll: 79 Percent of College Students Say Education Quality Has Dropped During Pandemic

According to a new poll, a majority of American college students believe that the quality of their education has dropped during the ongoing Chinese virus pande [...] Read full article: Poll: 79 Percent of College Students Say...→

New Jersey twins get college acceptance letters from 5 Ivy League schools

New Jersey twins get college acceptance letters from 5 Ivy League schools

Success runs in the family. A set of fraternal twin sisters from New Jersey has been accepted to five Ivy League universities, reports said. Nicole and Jessica [...] Read full article: New Jersey twins get college acceptance ...→

Trump admin blocks undocumented college students from receiving federal coronavirus aid intended for food, housing

Trump admin blocks undocumented college students from receiving federal coronavirus aid intended for food, housing

While American citizens fall under those who qualify for emergency assistance, hundreds of thousands of undocumented students will not be allowed access to the [...] Read full article: Trump admin blocks undocumented college ...→

Students worry about admission, scholarships as college entrance exams continue to cancel

Students worry about admission, scholarships as college entrance exams continue to cancel

Canceled college entrance exam dates have Florida parents wondering what it means for school admissions and college scholarships. Read full article: Students worry about admission, scholars...→

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Some schools will have staff bag students’ belongings, while others will allow students to go into school buildings to retrieve their own belongings. Read full article: Colorado schools plan for students to re...→

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

When students return to school after a lengthy pandemic-induced absence, the consensus is they will have lost significant academic ground. Read full article: Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to m...→

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

BC theater students turned their homes into a stage and inspired elementary school children in the process. Read full article: Boston College Students Record Fairy Tal...→

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...] Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→

Students demand that colleges refund tuition and fees

Students demand that colleges refund tuition and fees

More than two dozen schools face lawsuits, with students saying online courses are no substitute for real classes. Read full article: Students demand that colleges refund tui...→

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Students at more than 25 universities are filing lawsuits demanding tuition refunds from their schools after finding that the online classes they’re being offe [...] Read full article: Unimpressed by Online Classes, College S...→

LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions During COVID-19

LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions During COVID-19

Los Angeles Unified School District students set to graduate high school this year will be able to connect with counselors for free to help them through the co [...] Read full article: LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help...→

America Together: College students create Pop Up Pantry to give back to Oklahoma City community

America Together: College students create Pop Up Pantry to give back to Oklahoma City community

Two college students and lifelong neighbors created Pop Up Pantry, a place where customers can order essential food and pantry items and then pick them up in a [...] Read full article: America Together: College students creat...→

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

"We have to recognize that some kids are having a tougher time because of the crisis, emotionally and academically. We have to help them catch up." Read full article: NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Student...→

Southwestern College Awarded Grants to Help Students During COVID-19 Pandemic

Southwestern College Awarded Grants to Help Students During COVID-19 Pandemic

Southwestern College announced on Monday it will use two grants totaling $135,000 to help students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic complete their semesters o [...] Read full article: Southwestern College Awarded Grants to H...→

College Enrollment Likely to Drop as Schools Consider Staying Closed Until 2021

College Enrollment Likely to Drop as Schools Consider Staying Closed Until 2021

As colleges consider when it will be safe to reopen, there’s more than just the fall semester at stake. While the global coronavirus pandemic and extreme econo [...] Read full article: College Enrollment Likely to Drop as Sch...→

Tampa family takes to court after their son couldn't get a refund on his unused college dorm

Tampa family takes to court after their son couldn't get a refund on his unused college dorm

The case accuses Asset Plus Corporation of refusing to refund any portion of the $5,300 the family paid for the room and a food plan for the spring semester. Read full article: Tampa family takes to court after their ...→

College Students Shop for Senior Citizens Free of Charge With ‘Leave it to Us’ Program

College Students Shop for Senior Citizens Free of Charge With ‘Leave it to Us’ Program

As college students are seeing the school year come to a unprecedented end, many are trying to help out their communities during this pandemic. A group of coll [...] Read full article: College Students Shop for Senior Citizen...→

Southwestern College Educators Make Packets for Correctional Facility Students to Continue Semester

Southwestern College Educators Make Packets for Correctional Facility Students to Continue Semester

While all classes have switched to online learning due to the coronavirus pandemic, students at the Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility were worried they [...] Read full article: Southwestern College Educators Make Pack...→

College Students Develop Website To Help Shoppers Find High-Demand Items

College Students Develop Website To Help Shoppers Find High-Demand Items

While other students spent their spring break relaxing, four University of Texas computer science majors spent their vacation making people's lives easier. Read full article: College Students Develop Website To Help...→

DACA recipient college students stuck in political limbo without emergency cash grants

DACA recipient college students stuck in political limbo without emergency cash grants

California Community Colleges filed a lawsuit against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over the eligibility requirements put in place for pandemic relief funds. Read full article: DACA recipient college students stuck in...→

College students behind effort to save farms and get food to families in need

College students behind effort to save farms and get food to families in need

The group has delivered more than 250,000 pounds of food to food banks in three weeks. The goal is 1 million pounds by the end of the month. Read full article: College students behind effort to save f...→

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

It’s back to school for some rural communities in Montana, even though the official school year is almost over.  Read full article: While most schools remain closed, Montan...→

Survey: High Schoolers More Likely to Consider China a Threat than College Students

Survey: High Schoolers More Likely to Consider China a Threat than College Students

A new poll conducted by the Young American's Foundation revealed that the majority of high school students believe that China poses a threat to the United Stat [...] Read full article: Survey: High Schoolers More Likely to Co...→

Poll: 3 in 4 College Students Want 'Safe Spaces' on Campus

Poll: 3 in 4 College Students Want 'Safe Spaces' on Campus

A majority of college students say they want a place on campus that is void of "threatening actions, ideas, or conversations," according to a new poll. The pol [...] Read full article: Poll: 3 in 4 College Students Want 'Safe...→

New York’s charter schools are sending hundreds of kids to college

New York’s charter schools are sending hundreds of kids to college

All 98 seniors at Success Academy’s HS of the Liberal Arts are headed to college this fall, including to the University of Chicago, Yale, Cornell, Dartmouth, T [...] Read full article: New York’s charter schools are sending h...→

When to start college football? Not a day before it’s safe for all students to be on campus

When to start college football? Not a day before it’s safe for all students to be on campus

Is it any surprise that the states in the biggest rushes to reopen for business are some of the same ones most determined to get their revenue-driving student- [...] Read full article: When to start college football? Not a da...→

Curry College nursing students aid Tufts Medical Center amid coronavirus fight

Curry College nursing students aid Tufts Medical Center amid coronavirus fight

Curry College senior nursing students on the cusp of graduation are aiding Tufts Medical Center on the front lines of the coronavirus battle, stepping up as of [...] Read full article: Curry College nursing students aid Tufts...→

College students have seen their in-person graduations canceled or scaled back.. [...]

College students have seen their in-person graduations canceled or scaled back... St. Charles District 303 is changing when graduation ceremonies will be held, [...] Read full article: College students have seen their in-pers...→

College students clamor for tuition refunds after coronavirus shutters campuses

College students clamor for tuition refunds after coronavirus shutters campuses

A class action lawsuit against several colleges is seeking the return of fees and at least a portion of spring tuition after schools moved to online learning. Read full article: College students clamor for tuition refu...→

Trump Administration: No Coronavirus Aid to Illegal Alien College Students

Trump Administration: No Coronavirus Aid to Illegal Alien College Students

The education department released guidance stating only U.S. citizens and some legal permanent residents may receive coronavirus relief aid. Read full article: Trump Administration: No Coronavirus Aid...→

DeVos bars undocumented college students from emergency aid

DeVos bars undocumented college students from emergency aid

The new guidance prevents undocumented students from accessing the money, although the law includes no explicit restrictions on which students could receive th [...] Read full article: DeVos bars undocumented college students...→

Riverside City College students win statewide journalism awards

Riverside City College students win statewide journalism awards

Viewpoints, the student newspaper, won two General Excellence awards — its 36th and 37th since 1996 Read full article: Riverside City College students win stat...→

Study: 20% of Students May Not Return to College in Fall

Study: 20% of Students May Not Return to College in Fall

A new study suggests that 20 percent of university students may not return to college for the fall semester. Some analysts believe that the ongoing Chinese vir [...] Read full article: Study: 20% of Students May Not Return to...→

College Students Develop Website To Help Shoppers Find High-Demand Items

College Students Develop Website To Help Shoppers Find High-Demand Items

While other students spent their spring break relaxing, four University of Texas computer science majors spent their vacation making people's lives easier. Read full article: College Students Develop Website To Help...→

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Some schools will have staff bag students’ belongings, while others will allow students to go into school buildings to retrieve their own belongings. Read full article: Colorado schools plan for students to re...→

Des Plaines Community Foundation awards five scholarships to college bound students

Des Plaines Community Foundation awards five scholarships to college bound students

The Des Plaines Community Foundation awarded four $1,500 scholarships and a $1,000 scholarship to 2020 Des Plaines college bound students. This is the eighth y [...] Read full article: Des Plaines Community Foundation awards ...→

College students behind effort to save farms and get food to families in need

College students behind effort to save farms and get food to families in need

The group has delivered more than 250,000 pounds of food to food banks in three weeks. The goal is 1 million pounds by the end of the month. Read full article: College students behind effort to save f...→

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Offering a range of possibilities, the state superintendent for education said fall schooling will depend on public health conditions. Read full article: Top Illinois schools official says fall ...→

Survey: High Schoolers More Likely to Consider China a Threat than College Students

Survey: High Schoolers More Likely to Consider China a Threat than College Students

A new poll conducted by the Young American's Foundation revealed that the majority of high school students believe that China poses a threat to the United Stat [...] Read full article: Survey: High Schoolers More Likely to Co...→

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...] Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→

Advice for college students about to graduate into unprecedented unemployment | WTOP

Instead of walking side-by-side with their classmates into a graduation ceremony, college students are walking into the worst job market since the Great Depres [...] Read full article: Advice for college students about to gra...→

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Students at more than 25 universities are filing lawsuits demanding tuition refunds from their schools after finding that the online classes they’re being offe [...] Read full article: Unimpressed by Online Classes, College S...→

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

The treasury secretary ordered elite schools with “significant endowments” to return loans intended to help small businesses pay employees during the coronavir [...] Read full article: Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools ...→

When to start college football? Not a day before it’s safe for all students to be on campus

When to start college football? Not a day before it’s safe for all students to be on campus

Is it any surprise that the states in the biggest rushes to reopen for business are some of the same ones most determined to get their revenue-driving student- [...] Read full article: When to start college football? Not a da...→

America Together: College students create Pop Up Pantry to give back to Oklahoma City community

America Together: College students create Pop Up Pantry to give back to Oklahoma City community

Two college students and lifelong neighbors created Pop Up Pantry, a place where customers can order essential food and pantry items and then pick them up in a [...] Read full article: America Together: College students creat...→

Poll: 79 Percent of College Students Say Education Quality Has Dropped During Pandemic

Poll: 79 Percent of College Students Say Education Quality Has Dropped During Pandemic

According to a new poll, a majority of American college students believe that the quality of their education has dropped during the ongoing Chinese virus pande [...] Read full article: Poll: 79 Percent of College Students Say...→

Curry College nursing students aid Tufts Medical Center amid coronavirus fight

Curry College nursing students aid Tufts Medical Center amid coronavirus fight

Curry College senior nursing students on the cusp of graduation are aiding Tufts Medical Center on the front lines of the coronavirus battle, stepping up as of [...] Read full article: Curry College nursing students aid Tufts...→

Southwestern College Awarded Grants to Help Students During COVID-19 Pandemic

Southwestern College Awarded Grants to Help Students During COVID-19 Pandemic

Southwestern College announced on Monday it will use two grants totaling $135,000 to help students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic complete their semesters o [...] Read full article: Southwestern College Awarded Grants to H...→

College students clamor for tuition refunds after coronavirus shutters campuses

College students clamor for tuition refunds after coronavirus shutters campuses

A class action lawsuit against several colleges is seeking the return of fees and at least a portion of spring tuition after schools moved to online learning. Read full article: College students clamor for tuition refu...→

Tampa family takes to court after their son couldn't get a refund on his unused college dorm

Tampa family takes to court after their son couldn't get a refund on his unused college dorm

The case accuses Asset Plus Corporation of refusing to refund any portion of the $5,300 the family paid for the room and a food plan for the spring semester. Read full article: Tampa family takes to court after their ...→

Trump admin blocks undocumented college students from receiving federal coronavirus aid intended for food, housing

Trump admin blocks undocumented college students from receiving federal coronavirus aid intended for food, housing

While American citizens fall under those who qualify for emergency assistance, hundreds of thousands of undocumented students will not be allowed access to the [...] Read full article: Trump admin blocks undocumented college ...→

DeVos bars undocumented college students from emergency aid

DeVos bars undocumented college students from emergency aid

The new guidance prevents undocumented students from accessing the money, although the law includes no explicit restrictions on which students could receive th [...] Read full article: DeVos bars undocumented college students...→

Southwestern College Educators Make Packets for Correctional Facility Students to Continue Semester

Southwestern College Educators Make Packets for Correctional Facility Students to Continue Semester

While all classes have switched to online learning due to the coronavirus pandemic, students at the Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility were worried they [...] Read full article: Southwestern College Educators Make Pack...→

‘Homeless for a Night’ a chilling experience for Mt. San Jacinto College students

‘Homeless for a Night’ a chilling experience for Mt. San Jacinto College students

Members of the college’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society stayed in their cars overnight at the school’s Menifee Valley campus to sample what it’s like to be home [...] Read full article: ‘Homeless for a Night’ a chilling experi...→

DACA recipient college students stuck in political limbo without emergency cash grants

DACA recipient college students stuck in political limbo without emergency cash grants

California Community Colleges filed a lawsuit against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over the eligibility requirements put in place for pandemic relief funds. Read full article: DACA recipient college students stuck in...→

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

When students return to school after a lengthy pandemic-induced absence, the consensus is they will have lost significant academic ground. Read full article: Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to m...→

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Lauren MacLean, the chair of the political science department at Indiana University, Bloomington, argued in an op-ed published on Sunday that students will fac [...] Read full article: Indiana U. Professor: Online Education I...→

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

It’s back to school for some rural communities in Montana, even though the official school year is almost over.  Read full article: While most schools remain closed, Montan...→

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

BC theater students turned their homes into a stage and inspired elementary school children in the process. Read full article: Boston College Students Record Fairy Tal...→

Incoming students in Montgomery Co. schools need up-to-date vaccinations | WTOP

Are your kid’s shots up to date? If not, Montgomery County, Maryland, parents have two weeks to get them done. Read full article: Incoming students in Montgomery Co. scho...→

Poll: 3 in 4 College Students Want 'Safe Spaces' on Campus

Poll: 3 in 4 College Students Want 'Safe Spaces' on Campus

A majority of college students say they want a place on campus that is void of "threatening actions, ideas, or conversations," according to a new poll. The pol [...] Read full article: Poll: 3 in 4 College Students Want 'Safe...→

Students demand that colleges refund tuition and fees

Students demand that colleges refund tuition and fees

More than two dozen schools face lawsuits, with students saying online courses are no substitute for real classes. Read full article: Students demand that colleges refund tui...→

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

State officials continued to exercise their authority in responding to the coronavirus pandemic over the weekend as some moved to reopen their economies while [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; Colle...→

New York’s charter schools are sending hundreds of kids to college

New York’s charter schools are sending hundreds of kids to college

All 98 seniors at Success Academy’s HS of the Liberal Arts are headed to college this fall, including to the University of Chicago, Yale, Cornell, Dartmouth, T [...] Read full article: New York’s charter schools are sending h...→

LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions During COVID-19

LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions During COVID-19

Los Angeles Unified School District students set to graduate high school this year will be able to connect with counselors for free to help them through the co [...] Read full article: LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help...→

How to Avoid a Tax Problem If You Get a Refund From Your College for Spring Semester

How to Avoid a Tax Problem If You Get a Refund From Your College for Spring Semester

If you got a refund from college for room and board or other expenses, consider yourself lucky. But beware of the potential tax bite. As colleges and universit [...] Read full article: How to Avoid a Tax Problem If You Get a ...→

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

"We have to recognize that some kids are having a tougher time because of the crisis, emotionally and academically. We have to help them catch up." Read full article: NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Student...→

College students have seen their in-person graduations canceled or scaled back.. [...]

College students have seen their in-person graduations canceled or scaled back... St. Charles District 303 is changing when graduation ceremonies will be held, [...] Read full article: College students have seen their in-pers...→

College Enrollment Likely to Drop as Schools Consider Staying Closed Until 2021

College Enrollment Likely to Drop as Schools Consider Staying Closed Until 2021

As colleges consider when it will be safe to reopen, there’s more than just the fall semester at stake. While the global coronavirus pandemic and extreme econo [...] Read full article: College Enrollment Likely to Drop as Sch...→

New Jersey twins get college acceptance letters from 5 Ivy League schools

New Jersey twins get college acceptance letters from 5 Ivy League schools

Success runs in the family. A set of fraternal twin sisters from New Jersey has been accepted to five Ivy League universities, reports said. Nicole and Jessica [...] Read full article: New Jersey twins get college acceptance ...→

Trump Administration: No Coronavirus Aid to Illegal Alien College Students

Trump Administration: No Coronavirus Aid to Illegal Alien College Students

The education department released guidance stating only U.S. citizens and some legal permanent residents may receive coronavirus relief aid. Read full article: Trump Administration: No Coronavirus Aid...→

College Students Shop for Senior Citizens Free of Charge With ‘Leave it to Us’ Program

College Students Shop for Senior Citizens Free of Charge With ‘Leave it to Us’ Program

As college students are seeing the school year come to a unprecedented end, many are trying to help out their communities during this pandemic. A group of coll [...] Read full article: College Students Shop for Senior Citizen...→

Students worry about admission, scholarships as college entrance exams continue to cancel

Students worry about admission, scholarships as college entrance exams continue to cancel

Canceled college entrance exam dates have Florida parents wondering what it means for school admissions and college scholarships. Read full article: Students worry about admission, scholars...→

Riverside City College students win statewide journalism awards

Riverside City College students win statewide journalism awards

Viewpoints, the student newspaper, won two General Excellence awards — its 36th and 37th since 1996 Read full article: Riverside City College students win stat...→

Study: 20% of Students May Not Return to College in Fall

Study: 20% of Students May Not Return to College in Fall

A new study suggests that 20 percent of university students may not return to college for the fall semester. Some analysts believe that the ongoing Chinese vir [...] Read full article: Study: 20% of Students May Not Return to...→

College Students Develop Website To Help Shoppers Find High-Demand Items

College Students Develop Website To Help Shoppers Find High-Demand Items

While other students spent their spring break relaxing, four University of Texas computer science majors spent their vacation making people's lives easier. Read full article: College Students Develop Website To Help...→

‘Homeless for a Night’ a chilling experience for Mt. San Jacinto College students

‘Homeless for a Night’ a chilling experience for Mt. San Jacinto College students

Members of the college’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society stayed in their cars overnight at the school’s Menifee Valley campus to sample what it’s like to be home [...] Read full article: ‘Homeless for a Night’ a chilling experi...→

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Some schools will have staff bag students’ belongings, while others will allow students to go into school buildings to retrieve their own belongings. Read full article: Colorado schools plan for students to re...→

DACA recipient college students stuck in political limbo without emergency cash grants

DACA recipient college students stuck in political limbo without emergency cash grants

California Community Colleges filed a lawsuit against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over the eligibility requirements put in place for pandemic relief funds. Read full article: DACA recipient college students stuck in...→

Des Plaines Community Foundation awards five scholarships to college bound students

Des Plaines Community Foundation awards five scholarships to college bound students

The Des Plaines Community Foundation awarded four $1,500 scholarships and a $1,000 scholarship to 2020 Des Plaines college bound students. This is the eighth y [...] Read full article: Des Plaines Community Foundation awards ...→

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

When students return to school after a lengthy pandemic-induced absence, the consensus is they will have lost significant academic ground. Read full article: Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to m...→

College students behind effort to save farms and get food to families in need

College students behind effort to save farms and get food to families in need

The group has delivered more than 250,000 pounds of food to food banks in three weeks. The goal is 1 million pounds by the end of the month. Read full article: College students behind effort to save f...→

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Lauren MacLean, the chair of the political science department at Indiana University, Bloomington, argued in an op-ed published on Sunday that students will fac [...] Read full article: Indiana U. Professor: Online Education I...→

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

It’s back to school for some rural communities in Montana, even though the official school year is almost over.  Read full article: While most schools remain closed, Montan...→

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Offering a range of possibilities, the state superintendent for education said fall schooling will depend on public health conditions. Read full article: Top Illinois schools official says fall ...→

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

BC theater students turned their homes into a stage and inspired elementary school children in the process. Read full article: Boston College Students Record Fairy Tal...→

Survey: High Schoolers More Likely to Consider China a Threat than College Students

Survey: High Schoolers More Likely to Consider China a Threat than College Students

A new poll conducted by the Young American's Foundation revealed that the majority of high school students believe that China poses a threat to the United Stat [...] Read full article: Survey: High Schoolers More Likely to Co...→

Incoming students in Montgomery Co. schools need up-to-date vaccinations | WTOP

Are your kid’s shots up to date? If not, Montgomery County, Maryland, parents have two weeks to get them done. Read full article: Incoming students in Montgomery Co. scho...→

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...] Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→

Poll: 3 in 4 College Students Want 'Safe Spaces' on Campus

Poll: 3 in 4 College Students Want 'Safe Spaces' on Campus

A majority of college students say they want a place on campus that is void of "threatening actions, ideas, or conversations," according to a new poll. The pol [...] Read full article: Poll: 3 in 4 College Students Want 'Safe...→

Advice for college students about to graduate into unprecedented unemployment | WTOP

Instead of walking side-by-side with their classmates into a graduation ceremony, college students are walking into the worst job market since the Great Depres [...] Read full article: Advice for college students about to gra...→

Students demand that colleges refund tuition and fees

Students demand that colleges refund tuition and fees

More than two dozen schools face lawsuits, with students saying online courses are no substitute for real classes. Read full article: Students demand that colleges refund tui...→

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

State officials continued to exercise their authority in responding to the coronavirus pandemic over the weekend as some moved to reopen their economies while [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; Colle...→

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Students at more than 25 universities are filing lawsuits demanding tuition refunds from their schools after finding that the online classes they’re being offe [...] Read full article: Unimpressed by Online Classes, College S...→

New York’s charter schools are sending hundreds of kids to college

New York’s charter schools are sending hundreds of kids to college

All 98 seniors at Success Academy’s HS of the Liberal Arts are headed to college this fall, including to the University of Chicago, Yale, Cornell, Dartmouth, T [...] Read full article: New York’s charter schools are sending h...→

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

The treasury secretary ordered elite schools with “significant endowments” to return loans intended to help small businesses pay employees during the coronavir [...] Read full article: Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools ...→

LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions During COVID-19

LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions During COVID-19

Los Angeles Unified School District students set to graduate high school this year will be able to connect with counselors for free to help them through the co [...] Read full article: LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help...→

When to start college football? Not a day before it’s safe for all students to be on campus

When to start college football? Not a day before it’s safe for all students to be on campus

Is it any surprise that the states in the biggest rushes to reopen for business are some of the same ones most determined to get their revenue-driving student- [...] Read full article: When to start college football? Not a da...→

How to Avoid a Tax Problem If You Get a Refund From Your College for Spring Semester

How to Avoid a Tax Problem If You Get a Refund From Your College for Spring Semester

If you got a refund from college for room and board or other expenses, consider yourself lucky. But beware of the potential tax bite. As colleges and universit [...] Read full article: How to Avoid a Tax Problem If You Get a ...→

America Together: College students create Pop Up Pantry to give back to Oklahoma City community

America Together: College students create Pop Up Pantry to give back to Oklahoma City community

Two college students and lifelong neighbors created Pop Up Pantry, a place where customers can order essential food and pantry items and then pick them up in a [...] Read full article: America Together: College students creat...→

Poll: 79 Percent of College Students Say Education Quality Has Dropped During Pandemic

Poll: 79 Percent of College Students Say Education Quality Has Dropped During Pandemic

According to a new poll, a majority of American college students believe that the quality of their education has dropped during the ongoing Chinese virus pande [...] Read full article: Poll: 79 Percent of College Students Say...→

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

"We have to recognize that some kids are having a tougher time because of the crisis, emotionally and academically. We have to help them catch up." Read full article: NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Student...→

Curry College nursing students aid Tufts Medical Center amid coronavirus fight

Curry College nursing students aid Tufts Medical Center amid coronavirus fight

Curry College senior nursing students on the cusp of graduation are aiding Tufts Medical Center on the front lines of the coronavirus battle, stepping up as of [...] Read full article: Curry College nursing students aid Tufts...→

Southwestern College Awarded Grants to Help Students During COVID-19 Pandemic

Southwestern College Awarded Grants to Help Students During COVID-19 Pandemic

Southwestern College announced on Monday it will use two grants totaling $135,000 to help students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic complete their semesters o [...] Read full article: Southwestern College Awarded Grants to H...→

College students have seen their in-person graduations canceled or scaled back.. [...]

College students have seen their in-person graduations canceled or scaled back... St. Charles District 303 is changing when graduation ceremonies will be held, [...] Read full article: College students have seen their in-pers...→

College Enrollment Likely to Drop as Schools Consider Staying Closed Until 2021

College Enrollment Likely to Drop as Schools Consider Staying Closed Until 2021

As colleges consider when it will be safe to reopen, there’s more than just the fall semester at stake. While the global coronavirus pandemic and extreme econo [...] Read full article: College Enrollment Likely to Drop as Sch...→

College students clamor for tuition refunds after coronavirus shutters campuses

College students clamor for tuition refunds after coronavirus shutters campuses

A class action lawsuit against several colleges is seeking the return of fees and at least a portion of spring tuition after schools moved to online learning. Read full article: College students clamor for tuition refu...→

New Jersey twins get college acceptance letters from 5 Ivy League schools

New Jersey twins get college acceptance letters from 5 Ivy League schools

Success runs in the family. A set of fraternal twin sisters from New Jersey has been accepted to five Ivy League universities, reports said. Nicole and Jessica [...] Read full article: New Jersey twins get college acceptance ...→

Tampa family takes to court after their son couldn't get a refund on his unused college dorm

Tampa family takes to court after their son couldn't get a refund on his unused college dorm

The case accuses Asset Plus Corporation of refusing to refund any portion of the $5,300 the family paid for the room and a food plan for the spring semester. Read full article: Tampa family takes to court after their ...→

Trump Administration: No Coronavirus Aid to Illegal Alien College Students

Trump Administration: No Coronavirus Aid to Illegal Alien College Students

The education department released guidance stating only U.S. citizens and some legal permanent residents may receive coronavirus relief aid. Read full article: Trump Administration: No Coronavirus Aid...→

Trump admin blocks undocumented college students from receiving federal coronavirus aid intended for food, housing

Trump admin blocks undocumented college students from receiving federal coronavirus aid intended for food, housing

While American citizens fall under those who qualify for emergency assistance, hundreds of thousands of undocumented students will not be allowed access to the [...] Read full article: Trump admin blocks undocumented college ...→

College Students Shop for Senior Citizens Free of Charge With ‘Leave it to Us’ Program

College Students Shop for Senior Citizens Free of Charge With ‘Leave it to Us’ Program

As college students are seeing the school year come to a unprecedented end, many are trying to help out their communities during this pandemic. A group of coll [...] Read full article: College Students Shop for Senior Citizen...→

DeVos bars undocumented college students from emergency aid

DeVos bars undocumented college students from emergency aid

The new guidance prevents undocumented students from accessing the money, although the law includes no explicit restrictions on which students could receive th [...] Read full article: DeVos bars undocumented college students...→

Students worry about admission, scholarships as college entrance exams continue to cancel

Students worry about admission, scholarships as college entrance exams continue to cancel

Canceled college entrance exam dates have Florida parents wondering what it means for school admissions and college scholarships. Read full article: Students worry about admission, scholars...→

Southwestern College Educators Make Packets for Correctional Facility Students to Continue Semester

Southwestern College Educators Make Packets for Correctional Facility Students to Continue Semester

While all classes have switched to online learning due to the coronavirus pandemic, students at the Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility were worried they [...] Read full article: Southwestern College Educators Make Pack...→

Riverside City College students win statewide journalism awards

Riverside City College students win statewide journalism awards

Viewpoints, the student newspaper, won two General Excellence awards — its 36th and 37th since 1996 Read full article: Riverside City College students win stat...→