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VOA: Scholarship Awards Up to $40,000 Are Available to Transfer Students

Carmen Escudero, a second-year student at LaGuardia Community College in Queens, New York, said she would use the scholarship money she is...

VOA: OK Boomer and Peter Pan, It’s Wealth Not Age

 On one side of the TikTok split screen was a middle-aged man, ranting that “millennials and Generation Z have the Peter Pan...

BBC: The student loan bubble ‘is going to burst’

Cancelling student debt was once a fringe idea in the US, but as loans mount, it's become increasingly mainstream.

VOA: Some Universities Mandate Vaccines for Fall Students

More U.S. colleges and universities are announcing a return to in-person classes this fall, and some say they will mandate that students...

VOA: College Admissions Scandal Parent Released from Prison

The college admissions scandal that made headlines over the past two years came to a close this week as the last celebrity...

npr: Generation Unemployed: Another Class Of Graduates Faces Pandemic-Scarred Future

The job market is starting to roar back, but for anxious college seniors like Bao Ha, it's a different reality altogether.

AP: In AP survey, ADs raise worries about women’s college sports

To hear many of those in charge of Division I programs tell it, the state of play for women’s sports could get...

VOA: Code Yellow Has Student Quarantined in Qatar

My studies already disrupted by a 1,400 mile trip from Ethiopia, I heard my phone ping to tell me I’d be on...

VOA: Despite COVID, Unruly Crowds Persist During Spring Break

After thousands of students disregarded coronavirus health and safety guidelines last March to attend beach parties in Mexico, Florida and Texas, many...

NPR/Ipsos Poll: Nearly One-Third Of Parents May Stick With Remote Learning

One year after the coronavirus pandemic shuttered classrooms around the country and the world, U.S. parents are guardedly optimistic about the academic...

NPR: Empty Desks At U.N. Represent Millions Of Children Who Have Missed School In Pandemic

As President Biden pushes to get U.S. schools fully open soon, an art exhibit aims to help people visualize what it means...

AP: 6 Dr. Seuss books won’t be published for racist images

BOSTON (AP) — Six Dr. Seuss books — including “And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street” and “If I...

Anouncement

[Urbana] Boating is Back at Crystal Lake Park!

After two years off, boating is back at Crystal Lake Park. Rent paddle boats, canoes and kayaks starting at $9 for a...

[Urbana] Enjoy Neighborhood Nights at our parks this summer!

We are excited to bring back this Urbana tradition!Enjoy a free concert in one of our parks each Wednesday from 6:30 -...

Art@ the Y presents Uncle Allen: Works by Allen Stringfellow

Champaign native Allen Stringfellow (b.1923, d.2004) was known for his colorful collages and strong imagery, celebrating life in the African American community...

Media advisory: Media access and parking passes available for commencement

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Members of the news media may pick up stadium passes and parking passes for the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign...