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VOA: Flood, Fire, Earthquake 101 for Foreign Students

Frightening scenes of residents speeding away from wildfires as their neighborhoods collapse in flames show how quickly a natural disaster can leave...

VOA: Student Debtor Forgiven $220,000 in School Loans

A judge in bankruptcy court has ruled in favor of a law school graduate who asked to have more than $220,000 in...

VOA: Chinese Students Say Free Speech in US Chilled by China

Although Beijing is thousands of miles away, some Chinese students and China-studies professors in the U.S. say they fear the Communist Party...

VOA: Student Newspapers Face Real World Challenges

The Daily Orange isn't daily anymore. The student-run newspaper has covered Syracuse University since 1903 and trained generations of...

CNN: Florida teachers are flooding the state capital to demand billions of dollars in school funding

For many Florida teachers, years of simmering frustration has boiled over. Monday, one day before lawmakers start a new...

VOA: Students at Top Tehran University Denounce Iran’s Leaders in 3rd Day of Protests

Hundreds of students at a prestigious Iranian university have openly denounced their Islamist rulers in a third day of protests since the...

NPR: How Making A Podcast Enriched Students’ Lives

English teacher Tim Wasem says he's still getting his head around it. "I have students coming in this semester...

VOA: Canada’s Universities Mourn Their Students in Tehran Plane Crash

At least 40 victims of the Ukrainian plane crash in Tehran were students or researchers active in Canadian universities or research communities.

VOA: Exchange Program Brings High Schoolers to US

Several exchange programs are geared for high school students to study in the U.S., and applicants are encouraged to get their documents...

VOA: Iranian Students in US Find Turmoil on Both Fronts

Iranian students donned prison stripes, placed hoods over their heads, and chained themselves together on U.S. colleges and universities in silent political...

VOA: Indian Students Protest Violence That Wracked Prestigious University

Hundreds of college students across India rallied Monday to protest an attack by masked assailants that injured about 30 students and teachers...

BBC: Hillary Clinton appointed chancellor of Queen’s University, Belfast

Hillary Clinton is to be the new chancellor of Queen's University, Belfast (QUB). The former US secretary of state...

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CHICAGO THEATRE WEEK

February 13 – 23 Experience Chicago’s fearless theatre scene for just $15 or $30 (or less!) from Feb....

[Illinois] Feb 27 Murray Perahia Concert at Krannert Center Canceled

Pianist Murray Perahia has announced the cancellation of several performances due to illness, including his February 27 appearance at Krannert Center for...

Media advisory: U of I to unveil giant ‘Block I’ at O’Hare

The University of Illinois will unveil one of the largest, most visible landmarks at the world’s busiest airport. As part of its “Power...

[Champaign] Two Dog Parks = Two Fobs

There are two dog park in the CU area.  The Urbana Park District's dog park is located on Perkins Road in northeast...