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George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

University of California president Janet Napolitano said Wednesday that “every campus will be open and offering instruction” this fall despite the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: University of California ca...→

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Even before the pandemic, some schools’ graduate enrollment — and revenue — was dropping. The coronavirus now threatens to accelerate the falloff. Read full article: Universities face another challenge amid...→

Coronavirus: Relief fund established to help vulnerable students, families

The West Contra Costa Education Fund (Ed Fund) and WCCUSD have set a $1.3 million goal for the fund. Read full article: Coronavirus: Relief fund established to ...→

Midwestern University allocates 100% of CARES Act funds to students

Midwestern University allocates 100% of CARES Act funds to students

In response to the challenges posed by the ongoing COVID-19 worldwide pandemic, Midwestern University will earmark 100% of an estimated $2.25 million in relief [...] Read full article: Midwestern University allocates 100% of ...→

Coronavirus in sperm raises questions on sexual transmission

Coronavirus in sperm raises questions on sexual transmission

Scientists have detected the coronavirus in the semen of some men — opening up the possibility the disease could be spread sexually, according to a report Thur [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in sperm raises questions on...→

Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins Charting Path For Fall Semester; Chancellor Rejects Idea Of Refunding Tuition

Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins Charting Path For Fall Semester; Chancellor Rejects Idea Of Refunding Tuition

UC Berkeley officials have begun considering a variety of scenarios they will put into place when students return for the fall semester, but refunding tuition [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins C...→

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

The Wharton School just unveiled a model that looks at several different scenarios that could happen as states begin to lift stay-at-home orders. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Pe...→

Parent of George Washington University student sues, says online classes inferior | WTOP

Parent of George Washington University student sues, says online classes inferior | WTOP

The father of a George Washington University student in D.C. has filed a federal class-action lawsuit over the school’s limited services during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Parent of George Washington University s...→

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→

Coronavirus: Trump Ridicules George W. Bush Appeal for Bipartisanship

Coronavirus: Trump Ridicules George W. Bush Appeal for Bipartisanship

A call by former President George W. Bush to jettison partisanship amid the Chinese coronavirus pandemic has drawn a sharp rebuke. Read full article: Coronavirus: Trump Ridicules George W. B...→

Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition during coronavirus pandemic - amNewYork

Undergraduate CUNY students called on the public university's administration to do away with another annual tuition increase given the financial strains Read full article: Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition ...→

Coronavirus Updates: George Strait Postpones August Concert At U.S. Bank Stadium To 2021

Country star George Strait on Thursday announced the postponement of his upcoming show at U.S. Bank Stadium due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: George Strait Postp...→

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

The California State University system is among the first and the largest in the nation to make definitive plans for the next academic year. “Anything done on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Cal State University system...→

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

New York University’s class of 2020 will be having a graduation filled with pomp — and some really unfortunate circumstances. Students at the $54,000-a-year in [...] Read full article: NYU students get virtual reality graduat...→

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Comcast faced pressure Thursday from Democrats urging the telecommunications giant to expand internet access to children disconnected because of the novel coro [...] Read full article: Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi payw...→

Coronavirus Latest: Saint Joseph's University Plans In-Person Commencement For Class Of 2020 In October

Coronavirus Latest: Saint Joseph's University Plans In-Person Commencement For Class Of 2020 In October

With traditional graduation ceremonies impossible during the coronavirus pandemic, Saint Joseph's University has announced its solution. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Saint Joseph's Unive...→

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

Seniors file back into class, wearing masks and having their temperatures checked, for the first time in months to prep for exams. Read full article: What back-to-school looks like for stude...→

White House calls steep coronavirus death toll projection ‘faulty,’ as university urges caution

White House calls steep coronavirus death toll projection ‘faulty,’ as university urges caution

The White House on Tuesday described a steep coronavirus death toll projection as being based on “faulty assumptions" -- while the university behind the projec [...] Read full article: White House calls steep coronavirus deat...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

An English teacher in the city's East Germantown neighborhood is getting creative in an effort to prepare her students for the change.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northw...→

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...→

Grad student files class action lawsuit against Northeastern University over coronavirus campus shutdown

Grad student files class action lawsuit against Northeastern University over coronavirus campus shutdown

Remote learning offered by the university during the COVID-19 pandemic is "inferior" to the in-person instruction students paid full tuition for, the lawsuit s [...] Read full article: Grad student files class action lawsuit ...→

Trump rips George W. Bush’s call to end partisanship amid coronavirus

Trump rips George W. Bush’s call to end partisanship amid coronavirus

President Trump criticized former President George W. Bush’s call to put aside partisanship amid coronavirus but not during the impeachment proceedings of Mr. [...] Read full article: Trump rips George W. Bush’s call to end ...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Geno's Steaks Donates Lunch To Temple University Hospital Workers

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Geno's Steaks Donates Lunch To Temple University Hospital Workers

Geno's owner Geno Vento has pledged to donate hundreds of cheesesteaks to hospitals throughout the Philadelphia region. Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Geno's Steaks ...→

Coronavirus: LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions

Coronavirus: LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions

Assistance is being provided by L.A. compact, an alliance of leaders from education, business, government, labor and nonprofit sectors seeking to improve educa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: LAUSD College-Bound Student...→

Students Suing Philadelphia Universities for Tuition Refunds Face 'Huge Stumbling Block'

Students Suing Philadelphia Universities for Tuition Refunds Face 'Huge Stumbling Block'

Not long after colleges and universities across the country were forced to shift to virtual learning amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the lawsuits began. With a han [...] Read full article: Students Suing Philadelphia Universities...→

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unl...→

GoFundMe raises more than $500,000 for Dallas hair salon owner arrested for opening business despite coronavirus restrictions

GoFundMe raises more than $500,000 for Dallas hair salon owner arrested for opening business despite coronavirus restrictions

Salon owner Shelley Luther was jailed and fined last week after reopening her Dallas establishment in defiance of state mandates issued in response to the new [...] Read full article: GoFundMe raises more than $500,000 for D...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.K. Tracking App Raises Privacy Concerns

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.K. Tracking App Raises Privacy Concerns

A government app to trace the spread of infections is being questioned over its effectiveness. And in Russia, oligarchs have become central to the country’s pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.K. Tracking ...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Temple University Hospital Nurses On The Front Lines Of COVID-19 Battle

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Temple University Hospital Nurses On The Front Lines Of COVID-19 Battle

CBS3 wants to recognize all the nurses working so hard around the United States during the coronavirus outbreak.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Temple Univers...→

Columbia University: Risk of coronavirus reinfection still remains after recovery

Columbia University: Risk of coronavirus reinfection still remains after recovery

New research by Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health experts shows that reinfections of the same coronavirus are not uncommon. Read full article: Columbia University: Risk of coronavirus...→

US Absent as World Raises $8B for Coronavirus Vaccine Research

US Absent as World Raises $8B for Coronavirus Vaccine Research

The United States did not take part in a world-wide virtual conference to raise money to help fund vaccine research for the coronavirus that totaled $8 billion [...] Read full article: US Absent as World Raises $8B for Corona...→

Bethel University Students Design Kid Friendly Face Masks & Donate To Children's Hospital Patients

Bethel University Students Design Kid Friendly Face Masks & Donate To Children's Hospital Patients

At a time when everyone is wearing masks, it can be scary for children - especially if they're at the hospital. So a group of students at Bethel University tur [...] Read full article: Bethel University Students Design Kid Fr...→

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...→

George W. Bush urges Americans to unite to fight the coronavirus

George W. Bush urges Americans to unite to fight the coronavirus

George W. Bush is calling for Americans to join together to face the “shared threat” of the coronavirus. The former president made his plea for unity in a vide [...] Read full article: George W. Bush urges Americans to unite ...→

George Mason University

A prominent George Mason University professor who studies human sexuality is suing the school, saying he was wrongly punished for frank sexual discussions with [...] Read full article: George Mason University...→

George Mason professor sues after sanctions for sex talk | WTOP

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — A prominent George Mason University professor who studies the link between happiness and human sexuality is suing the school, saying h [...] Read full article: George Mason professor sues after sancti...→

Researchers at George Mason Developing Quicker Coronavirus Antibody Test

Researchers at George Mason Developing Quicker Coronavirus Antibody Test

Scientists at George Mason University are working to develop an easy-to-administer COVID-19 antibody test, which could mean using a simple swab in the mouth fo [...] Read full article: Researchers at George Mason Developing Q...→

Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

University of California president Janet Napolitano said Wednesday that “every campus will be open and offering instruction” this fall despite the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: University of California ca...→

Students Suing Philadelphia Universities for Tuition Refunds Face 'Huge Stumbling Block'

Students Suing Philadelphia Universities for Tuition Refunds Face 'Huge Stumbling Block'

Not long after colleges and universities across the country were forced to shift to virtual learning amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the lawsuits began. With a han [...] Read full article: Students Suing Philadelphia Universities...→

Coronavirus Updates: George Strait Postpones August Concert At U.S. Bank Stadium To 2021

Country star George Strait on Thursday announced the postponement of his upcoming show at U.S. Bank Stadium due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: George Strait Postp...→

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Even before the pandemic, some schools’ graduate enrollment — and revenue — was dropping. The coronavirus now threatens to accelerate the falloff. Read full article: Universities face another challenge amid...→

GoFundMe raises more than $500,000 for Dallas hair salon owner arrested for opening business despite coronavirus restrictions

GoFundMe raises more than $500,000 for Dallas hair salon owner arrested for opening business despite coronavirus restrictions

Salon owner Shelley Luther was jailed and fined last week after reopening her Dallas establishment in defiance of state mandates issued in response to the new [...] Read full article: GoFundMe raises more than $500,000 for D...→

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

New York University’s class of 2020 will be having a graduation filled with pomp — and some really unfortunate circumstances. Students at the $54,000-a-year in [...] Read full article: NYU students get virtual reality graduat...→

Midwestern University allocates 100% of CARES Act funds to students

Midwestern University allocates 100% of CARES Act funds to students

In response to the challenges posed by the ongoing COVID-19 worldwide pandemic, Midwestern University will earmark 100% of an estimated $2.25 million in relief [...] Read full article: Midwestern University allocates 100% of ...→

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Comcast faced pressure Thursday from Democrats urging the telecommunications giant to expand internet access to children disconnected because of the novel coro [...] Read full article: Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi payw...→

Columbia University: Risk of coronavirus reinfection still remains after recovery

Columbia University: Risk of coronavirus reinfection still remains after recovery

New research by Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health experts shows that reinfections of the same coronavirus are not uncommon. Read full article: Columbia University: Risk of coronavirus...→

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

Seniors file back into class, wearing masks and having their temperatures checked, for the first time in months to prep for exams. Read full article: What back-to-school looks like for stude...→

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

The Wharton School just unveiled a model that looks at several different scenarios that could happen as states begin to lift stay-at-home orders. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Pe...→

US Absent as World Raises $8B for Coronavirus Vaccine Research

US Absent as World Raises $8B for Coronavirus Vaccine Research

The United States did not take part in a world-wide virtual conference to raise money to help fund vaccine research for the coronavirus that totaled $8 billion [...] Read full article: US Absent as World Raises $8B for Corona...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

An English teacher in the city's East Germantown neighborhood is getting creative in an effort to prepare her students for the change.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northw...→

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...→

Grad student files class action lawsuit against Northeastern University over coronavirus campus shutdown

Grad student files class action lawsuit against Northeastern University over coronavirus campus shutdown

Remote learning offered by the university during the COVID-19 pandemic is "inferior" to the in-person instruction students paid full tuition for, the lawsuit s [...] Read full article: Grad student files class action lawsuit ...→

Coronavirus: Trump Ridicules George W. Bush Appeal for Bipartisanship

Coronavirus: Trump Ridicules George W. Bush Appeal for Bipartisanship

A call by former President George W. Bush to jettison partisanship amid the Chinese coronavirus pandemic has drawn a sharp rebuke. Read full article: Coronavirus: Trump Ridicules George W. B...→

George W. Bush urges Americans to unite to fight the coronavirus

George W. Bush urges Americans to unite to fight the coronavirus

George W. Bush is calling for Americans to join together to face the “shared threat” of the coronavirus. The former president made his plea for unity in a vide [...] Read full article: George W. Bush urges Americans to unite ...→

George Mason professor sues after sanctions for sex talk | WTOP

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — A prominent George Mason University professor who studies the link between happiness and human sexuality is suing the school, saying h [...] Read full article: George Mason professor sues after sancti...→

Coronavirus: LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions

Coronavirus: LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions

Assistance is being provided by L.A. compact, an alliance of leaders from education, business, government, labor and nonprofit sectors seeking to improve educa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: LAUSD College-Bound Student...→

Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition during coronavirus pandemic - amNewYork

Undergraduate CUNY students called on the public university's administration to do away with another annual tuition increase given the financial strains Read full article: Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition ...→

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unl...→

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

The California State University system is among the first and the largest in the nation to make definitive plans for the next academic year. “Anything done on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Cal State University system...→

Coronavirus: Relief fund established to help vulnerable students, families

The West Contra Costa Education Fund (Ed Fund) and WCCUSD have set a $1.3 million goal for the fund. Read full article: Coronavirus: Relief fund established to ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.K. Tracking App Raises Privacy Concerns

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.K. Tracking App Raises Privacy Concerns

A government app to trace the spread of infections is being questioned over its effectiveness. And in Russia, oligarchs have become central to the country’s pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.K. Tracking ...→

Coronavirus in sperm raises questions on sexual transmission

Coronavirus in sperm raises questions on sexual transmission

Scientists have detected the coronavirus in the semen of some men — opening up the possibility the disease could be spread sexually, according to a report Thur [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in sperm raises questions on...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Temple University Hospital Nurses On The Front Lines Of COVID-19 Battle

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Temple University Hospital Nurses On The Front Lines Of COVID-19 Battle

CBS3 wants to recognize all the nurses working so hard around the United States during the coronavirus outbreak.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Temple Univers...→

Coronavirus Latest: Saint Joseph's University Plans In-Person Commencement For Class Of 2020 In October

Coronavirus Latest: Saint Joseph's University Plans In-Person Commencement For Class Of 2020 In October

With traditional graduation ceremonies impossible during the coronavirus pandemic, Saint Joseph's University has announced its solution. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Saint Joseph's Unive...→

Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins Charting Path For Fall Semester; Chancellor Rejects Idea Of Refunding Tuition

Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins Charting Path For Fall Semester; Chancellor Rejects Idea Of Refunding Tuition

UC Berkeley officials have begun considering a variety of scenarios they will put into place when students return for the fall semester, but refunding tuition [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins C...→

White House calls steep coronavirus death toll projection ‘faulty,’ as university urges caution

White House calls steep coronavirus death toll projection ‘faulty,’ as university urges caution

The White House on Tuesday described a steep coronavirus death toll projection as being based on “faulty assumptions" -- while the university behind the projec [...] Read full article: White House calls steep coronavirus deat...→

Parent of George Washington University student sues, says online classes inferior | WTOP

Parent of George Washington University student sues, says online classes inferior | WTOP

The father of a George Washington University student in D.C. has filed a federal class-action lawsuit over the school’s limited services during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Parent of George Washington University s...→

Bethel University Students Design Kid Friendly Face Masks & Donate To Children's Hospital Patients

Bethel University Students Design Kid Friendly Face Masks & Donate To Children's Hospital Patients

At a time when everyone is wearing masks, it can be scary for children - especially if they're at the hospital. So a group of students at Bethel University tur [...] Read full article: Bethel University Students Design Kid Fr...→

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...→

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→

Trump rips George W. Bush’s call to end partisanship amid coronavirus

Trump rips George W. Bush’s call to end partisanship amid coronavirus

President Trump criticized former President George W. Bush’s call to put aside partisanship amid coronavirus but not during the impeachment proceedings of Mr. [...] Read full article: Trump rips George W. Bush’s call to end ...→

George Mason University

A prominent George Mason University professor who studies human sexuality is suing the school, saying he was wrongly punished for frank sexual discussions with [...] Read full article: George Mason University...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Geno's Steaks Donates Lunch To Temple University Hospital Workers

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Geno's Steaks Donates Lunch To Temple University Hospital Workers

Geno's owner Geno Vento has pledged to donate hundreds of cheesesteaks to hospitals throughout the Philadelphia region. Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Geno's Steaks ...→

Researchers at George Mason Developing Quicker Coronavirus Antibody Test

Researchers at George Mason Developing Quicker Coronavirus Antibody Test

Scientists at George Mason University are working to develop an easy-to-administer COVID-19 antibody test, which could mean using a simple swab in the mouth fo [...] Read full article: Researchers at George Mason Developing Q...→

Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

University of California president Janet Napolitano said Wednesday that “every campus will be open and offering instruction” this fall despite the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: University of California ca...→

Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition during coronavirus pandemic - amNewYork

Undergraduate CUNY students called on the public university's administration to do away with another annual tuition increase given the financial strains Read full article: Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition ...→

Students Suing Philadelphia Universities for Tuition Refunds Face 'Huge Stumbling Block'

Students Suing Philadelphia Universities for Tuition Refunds Face 'Huge Stumbling Block'

Not long after colleges and universities across the country were forced to shift to virtual learning amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the lawsuits began. With a han [...] Read full article: Students Suing Philadelphia Universities...→

Coronavirus Updates: George Strait Postpones August Concert At U.S. Bank Stadium To 2021

Country star George Strait on Thursday announced the postponement of his upcoming show at U.S. Bank Stadium due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: George Strait Postp...→

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unl...→

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Even before the pandemic, some schools’ graduate enrollment — and revenue — was dropping. The coronavirus now threatens to accelerate the falloff. Read full article: Universities face another challenge amid...→

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

The California State University system is among the first and the largest in the nation to make definitive plans for the next academic year. “Anything done on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Cal State University system...→

GoFundMe raises more than $500,000 for Dallas hair salon owner arrested for opening business despite coronavirus restrictions

GoFundMe raises more than $500,000 for Dallas hair salon owner arrested for opening business despite coronavirus restrictions

Salon owner Shelley Luther was jailed and fined last week after reopening her Dallas establishment in defiance of state mandates issued in response to the new [...] Read full article: GoFundMe raises more than $500,000 for D...→

Coronavirus: Relief fund established to help vulnerable students, families

The West Contra Costa Education Fund (Ed Fund) and WCCUSD have set a $1.3 million goal for the fund. Read full article: Coronavirus: Relief fund established to ...→

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

New York University’s class of 2020 will be having a graduation filled with pomp — and some really unfortunate circumstances. Students at the $54,000-a-year in [...] Read full article: NYU students get virtual reality graduat...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.K. Tracking App Raises Privacy Concerns

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.K. Tracking App Raises Privacy Concerns

A government app to trace the spread of infections is being questioned over its effectiveness. And in Russia, oligarchs have become central to the country’s pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.K. Tracking ...→

Midwestern University allocates 100% of CARES Act funds to students

Midwestern University allocates 100% of CARES Act funds to students

In response to the challenges posed by the ongoing COVID-19 worldwide pandemic, Midwestern University will earmark 100% of an estimated $2.25 million in relief [...] Read full article: Midwestern University allocates 100% of ...→

Coronavirus in sperm raises questions on sexual transmission

Coronavirus in sperm raises questions on sexual transmission

Scientists have detected the coronavirus in the semen of some men — opening up the possibility the disease could be spread sexually, according to a report Thur [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in sperm raises questions on...→

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Comcast faced pressure Thursday from Democrats urging the telecommunications giant to expand internet access to children disconnected because of the novel coro [...] Read full article: Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi payw...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Temple University Hospital Nurses On The Front Lines Of COVID-19 Battle

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Temple University Hospital Nurses On The Front Lines Of COVID-19 Battle

CBS3 wants to recognize all the nurses working so hard around the United States during the coronavirus outbreak.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Temple Univers...→

Coronavirus Latest: Saint Joseph's University Plans In-Person Commencement For Class Of 2020 In October

Coronavirus Latest: Saint Joseph's University Plans In-Person Commencement For Class Of 2020 In October

With traditional graduation ceremonies impossible during the coronavirus pandemic, Saint Joseph's University has announced its solution. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Saint Joseph's Unive...→

Columbia University: Risk of coronavirus reinfection still remains after recovery

Columbia University: Risk of coronavirus reinfection still remains after recovery

New research by Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health experts shows that reinfections of the same coronavirus are not uncommon. Read full article: Columbia University: Risk of coronavirus...→

Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins Charting Path For Fall Semester; Chancellor Rejects Idea Of Refunding Tuition

Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins Charting Path For Fall Semester; Chancellor Rejects Idea Of Refunding Tuition

UC Berkeley officials have begun considering a variety of scenarios they will put into place when students return for the fall semester, but refunding tuition [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins C...→

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

Seniors file back into class, wearing masks and having their temperatures checked, for the first time in months to prep for exams. Read full article: What back-to-school looks like for stude...→

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Penn Model Predicts 350,000 Deaths By End Of June If All States Fully Reopen

The Wharton School just unveiled a model that looks at several different scenarios that could happen as states begin to lift stay-at-home orders. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: New University Of Pe...→

White House calls steep coronavirus death toll projection ‘faulty,’ as university urges caution

White House calls steep coronavirus death toll projection ‘faulty,’ as university urges caution

The White House on Tuesday described a steep coronavirus death toll projection as being based on “faulty assumptions" -- while the university behind the projec [...] Read full article: White House calls steep coronavirus deat...→

US Absent as World Raises $8B for Coronavirus Vaccine Research

US Absent as World Raises $8B for Coronavirus Vaccine Research

The United States did not take part in a world-wide virtual conference to raise money to help fund vaccine research for the coronavirus that totaled $8 billion [...] Read full article: US Absent as World Raises $8B for Corona...→

Parent of George Washington University student sues, says online classes inferior | WTOP

Parent of George Washington University student sues, says online classes inferior | WTOP

The father of a George Washington University student in D.C. has filed a federal class-action lawsuit over the school’s limited services during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Parent of George Washington University s...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

An English teacher in the city's East Germantown neighborhood is getting creative in an effort to prepare her students for the change.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northw...→

Bethel University Students Design Kid Friendly Face Masks & Donate To Children's Hospital Patients

Bethel University Students Design Kid Friendly Face Masks & Donate To Children's Hospital Patients

At a time when everyone is wearing masks, it can be scary for children - especially if they're at the hospital. So a group of students at Bethel University tur [...] Read full article: Bethel University Students Design Kid Fr...→

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...→

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...→

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→

Grad student files class action lawsuit against Northeastern University over coronavirus campus shutdown

Grad student files class action lawsuit against Northeastern University over coronavirus campus shutdown

Remote learning offered by the university during the COVID-19 pandemic is "inferior" to the in-person instruction students paid full tuition for, the lawsuit s [...] Read full article: Grad student files class action lawsuit ...→

Coronavirus: Trump Ridicules George W. Bush Appeal for Bipartisanship

Coronavirus: Trump Ridicules George W. Bush Appeal for Bipartisanship

A call by former President George W. Bush to jettison partisanship amid the Chinese coronavirus pandemic has drawn a sharp rebuke. Read full article: Coronavirus: Trump Ridicules George W. B...→

Trump rips George W. Bush’s call to end partisanship amid coronavirus

Trump rips George W. Bush’s call to end partisanship amid coronavirus

President Trump criticized former President George W. Bush’s call to put aside partisanship amid coronavirus but not during the impeachment proceedings of Mr. [...] Read full article: Trump rips George W. Bush’s call to end ...→

George W. Bush urges Americans to unite to fight the coronavirus

George W. Bush urges Americans to unite to fight the coronavirus

George W. Bush is calling for Americans to join together to face the “shared threat” of the coronavirus. The former president made his plea for unity in a vide [...] Read full article: George W. Bush urges Americans to unite ...→

George Mason University

A prominent George Mason University professor who studies human sexuality is suing the school, saying he was wrongly punished for frank sexual discussions with [...] Read full article: George Mason University...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Geno's Steaks Donates Lunch To Temple University Hospital Workers

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Geno's Steaks Donates Lunch To Temple University Hospital Workers

Geno's owner Geno Vento has pledged to donate hundreds of cheesesteaks to hospitals throughout the Philadelphia region. Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Geno's Steaks ...→

George Mason professor sues after sanctions for sex talk | WTOP

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — A prominent George Mason University professor who studies the link between happiness and human sexuality is suing the school, saying h [...] Read full article: George Mason professor sues after sancti...→

Coronavirus: LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions

Coronavirus: LAUSD College-Bound Students to Get Help with Admissions

Assistance is being provided by L.A. compact, an alliance of leaders from education, business, government, labor and nonprofit sectors seeking to improve educa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: LAUSD College-Bound Student...→

Researchers at George Mason Developing Quicker Coronavirus Antibody Test

Researchers at George Mason Developing Quicker Coronavirus Antibody Test

Scientists at George Mason University are working to develop an easy-to-administer COVID-19 antibody test, which could mean using a simple swab in the mouth fo [...] Read full article: Researchers at George Mason Developing Q...→