4.7 C
New York City
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Home Tags Education

Tag: Education

Self-care has become a marketing buzzword. Here's how to cut through...

The English language has a proliferation of hyphenated compound words revolving around “self”. There’s “self-confidence,” “self-reliance,” “self-consciousness,” “self-indulgence” and “self-control” to name but a...

Students say colleges need to combat virus-fueled racism

A social media post spread through the Barnard College and Columbia University campuses on Manhattan's Upper West Side, quickly garnering hundreds of comments and...

Actress Zoe Caldwell, Tony winner for 'Medea,' dies at 86

NEW YORK -- Zoe Caldwell, a four-time Tony Award winner who brought humanity to larger-than-life characters, whether it be the dotty schoolteacher Miss Jean...

US tells remaining cruise passengers: Stay out for 2 weeks

The U.S. government made good on its warning to Americans who chose to remain on board a quarantined cruise ship in Japan, telling them...

From campus to the courtroom: Students to sue Harvard over prison...

They're taking their fight from the campus to the courtroom.A group of Harvard University students plans to file a lawsuit Wednesday to force the...

Adding Arts to STEM spells opportunity for students of color

Striding across the stage of his internationally renowned megachurch, The Potter’s House in Dallas, Bishop T.D. Jakes regularly employs his booming voice to preach...

UN: Impact of long Libya war on civilians is `incalculable'

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N humanitarian coordinator for Libya said Monday the impact of the country’s nine-year war on civilians “is incalculable,” pointing...

Greed release date, cast, trailer, plot: All you need to know...

Steve Coogan stars in the new movie Greed, a satire on wealth from writer/director Michael Winterbottom. The movie also features Love Island Caroline Flack...

China’s 'War on Terror' uproots families, leaked data shows

Beijing (AP) — For decades, the Uighur imam was a bedrock of his farming community in China’s far west. On Fridays, he preached Islam...

Pete Buttigieg's next test: Winning over minority voters

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — So far, Pete Buttigieg has made it look easy.The once little-known former mayor of a midsize Midwestern city vaulted...

Crossing the border to go to school in the US

Ana Fernanda and Ana Luisa Bernal are 16-year-old twins and juniors in high school. Since kindergarten, they've crossed an international border every single day...

UK PM Johnson's office silent as rivals call for adviser to...

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s spokesman refused to comment on Monday when asked about the hiring of an adviser who has...

Sex Education: The real-life relationships on the series

The couple has posted photos together on social media and often attend red carpet events together.They have been together for two years after they...

Cities weigh free public transit amid rising costs

Michelle Wu, a City Council member in Boston, wants everyone to ride for free on subways and buses that crisscross the region.Wu says the...

Virus renews safety concerns about slaughtering wild animals

BEIJING -- China cracked down on the sale of exotic species after an outbreak of a new virus in 2002 was linked to markets...

California could go through all of February without a significant storm...

SF Bay Area weatherNOAA UW-MadisonCalifornia is having an extremely dry February.The satellite image above reveals why: A high-pressure system is directing the Pacific Ocean's...

The Latest: Sanders says Bloomberg won't inspire Democrats

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 presidential campaign (all times local):4:15 p.m.Paul Kiser is among the Nevadans who had the candidates'...

How to live longer: Find time in your year to do...

Life expectancy graphs provide much cause for optimism in 2020, especially if you trace it back to when records first began. The steep rise...

U.S. imposes new rules on state-owned Chinese media over propaganda concerns

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration said on Tuesday said it will begin treating five major Chinese state-run media entities with U.S. operations the...
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!