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BBC: Covid on campus: Students fed up with being blamed for virus spike

Covid cases have surged at US colleges and universities, with students often blamed for contributing to the spread. What do young people...

AP: DC charters offer innovations in pandemic-era education

WASHINGTON (AP) — Returning to school in the nation’s capital during the pandemic has proven to be an ongoing experiment in learning...

NPR: Enrollment Is Dropping In Public Schools Around the Country

Orange County, Fla., has 8,000 missing students. The Miami-Dade County public schools have 16,000 fewer than last year. Los Angeles Unified —...

VOA: US Colleges Struggle to Balance COVID-19 With Classes

Colleges and universities are seeing an increase of cases of COVID-19 as students return to campus, with some seeing rapid increases while...

VOA: College Admissions Scandal Dad Sentenced to Homestay

WASHINGTON - A former tech executive was sentenced Monday to one year of home confinement for paying $300,000 to bribe his son's...

CNN: Parents of college kids won’t stop having ‘the talk’ about Covid-19 protocol

(CNN) Lourdes Pelaez-Kingery was recovering from appendix surgery when she got the phone call that parents of college-age kids have come to...

NPR: Even In COVID-19 Hot Spots, Many Colleges Aren’t Aggressively Testing Students

Of the colleges and universities that have chosen to hold classes in person this fall, most are not conducting widespread testing of...

VOA: Former Exam Administrator Pleads Guilty in College Scam

A former college entrance exam administrator pleaded guilty Friday of taking bribes to help wealthy parents rig their kids' test scores...

VOA: US Colleges Struggle to Salvage Semester Amid Outbreaks

Colleges across the country are struggling to salvage the fall semester amid skyrocketing coronavirus cases, dorm complexes and frat houses under quarantine,...

NPR: School Attendance In The COVID Era: What Counts As ‘Present’?

From shiny red pencils reading "My Attendance Rocks!" to countless plaques and ribbons and trophies and certificates and gold stars: For as...

VOA: Trapped in Elevator, Professor Teaches Class Online

When Jay Van Bavel, a social neuroscience professor at New York University, stepped into his apartment building elevator 10 minutes before his...

AP: Quarantine ordered for 2,500 students at elite Swiss school

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Swiss authorities ordered 2,500 students at an elite hospitality management school to quarantine themselves due to a coronavirus...

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Explore rich holiday traditions from around the globe while creating your own traditions with loved ones in Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light.

[Champaign] THE 20TH ANNUAL PARADE OF LIGHTS WILL BE A VIRTUAL

CHAMPAIGN - There’s no place like home for the holidays - a classic holiday tune that will ring true this holiday season....

[Urbana] Halloween masquerade car parade

Wednesday, October 28Rain Date: Thursday, October 29Decorate: 5-7pm ~ Parade Start: 7:30pmMarket Place Mall Parking LotAll AgesFree! We're...

[Illinois] Verizon 5G Innovation Hub Opens at Research Park

CHAMPAIGN — Verizon Business continues to accelerate the development of real-world 5G use cases with the rollout of its latest 5G Innovation Hub at...