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NPR: California Offers $2 Billion Incentive In A Push For In-Person Learning

More California students may return to in-person learning after legislators promised $2 billion to public schools that return to campus before the...

NPR: New Morehouse College Program Encourages Black Men To Complete Unfinished Degrees

More than 2 million Black men who pursued a higher education never finished their degree, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The...

NPR: With One Move, Congress Could Lift Millions Of Children Out Of Poverty

The COVID-19 relief bill working its way through Congress is full of big ideas to help people. But there's one idea that's...

BBC: Covid-19: A-level and GCSE results to be decided by teachers

GCSEs and A-levels cancelled in England by the pandemic will be replaced by grades decided by teachers, the exams watchdog Ofqual has...

NPR: FACT CHECK: Biden’s Comments On Loan Forgiveness And Elite Colleges

At a CNN town hall on Tuesday night, President Biden was asked if he supported the idea of forgiving up to $50,000...

VOA: Harassment Cases Revive Worries of Racism at Boston College

BOSTON - Students are demanding a stronger response from Boston College after two recent cases in which white students were accused of...

VOA: Scholarships Help Refugees Finance Higher Education

Nevfel Akkasoglu was arrested and imprisoned for 14 months during the attempted Turkish military coup d’état in 2016 for being associated with...

CNN: Student loan payments are suspended. Here’s how to make the most of it

Millions of student loan borrowers received a welcome reprieve last month when President Joe Biden extended the suspension of payments and interest...

NPR: To Play, Or Not To Play: Schools Wrestle With CDC’s Athletics Recommendations

High school senior Audrianna Hill has been playing basketball since she was five years old. But this winter, with Covid-19 cases rising,...

CNN: Utah lawmakers reject a bill that would require teaching consent in sex education classes

(CNN)A new bill in Utah that would have required students to learn about consent was shot down by lawmakers this week.

NPR: Public School Teachers Weigh In On Vaccines, Masks And Returning To The Classroom

The Biden administration has set a goal: a majority of public schools open "at least one day a week" by the 100th...

NPR: 8-Year-Old Calls Out NPR For Lack Of Dinosaur Stories

An 8-year-old from Minneapolis recently pointed out a big problem with NPR's oldest news show, All Things Considered. Leo Shidla wrote to...

Anouncement

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...