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Here are several paragraphs from an April 14 article, “For Lucasfilm, the Way of Its Force Lies in Its ‘Star Wars’ Fans.” Can you choose the best word for each blank?
Why do some people believe Gustave Whitehead, not Wilbur and Orville Wright, was the first person to fly an aircraft?
At Cornell, the benefits of having an on-campus dairy extend beyond a diverse dining hall menu to helping change workout recovery habits.
Barbara Byrd-Bennett, chief executive of the Chicago Public Schools, will take a paid leave of absence amid a federal investigation into a $20.5 million no-bid contract the district awarded.
Here are some of our favorite student answers to the question “Are There Topics That Should Be Off-Limits to Comedy?”, as well as a look at how one teacher conducted a class discussion of the issue on Twitter.
We are honoring each of the Top 10 winners of our Second Annual Student Editorial Contest by publishing an essay a day, in the order of submission. This piece is by Henry S.
Do you have a simple go-to sandwich — something you put together quickly when you’re in a rush or have a craving?
Here are several paragraphs from an April 14 article, “Knicks Superfan Is Set to Be There to the Bitter End.” Can you choose the best word for each blank?
The report, by an international investigative firm, said some subcontractors employed at the university’s Abu Dhabi campus were exempted from N.Y.U. guidelines based on decisions by local contractors.
In this lesson, students assume the role of historians analyzing primary source material — investigating archival New York Times articles for evidence about the causes and consequences of the atrocities against Armenians. Then, we suggest opportunities for exploring contemporary issues related to the Armenian genocide.
Local news media reported that the inquiry related to a no-bid contract that was awarded to a former employer of the school system’s chief executive.
For the next 10 days we will be honoring each of the Top 10 winners of our Second Annual Student Editorial Contest by publishing an essay a day, in the order of submission. Up first, a piece by Adrian P.
Joshua Bryce Newman seems to fit the part of the young, successful entrepreneur. But the lawsuits filed against him paint a different picture.
Salaries for first-year lawyers at big firms have been stuck at around $160,000 since 2007, according to the National Association for Law Placement.
The Learning Network: Throwback Thursday | The 150th Anniversary of the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
Tuesday was the 150th anniversary of the night Abraham Lincoln was fatally shot by John Wilkes Booth. Here are some resources, from the past and the present, to help think about what his life and death meant.