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The Learning Network: Illustrating Ideas: Student Winners From Our Editorial Cartoon Contest

November 19, 2015 - 8:33am
See the winners of our Student Editorial Cartoon Contest.









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The Learning Network: What Are Your Thanksgiving Traditions?

November 19, 2015 - 5:00am
Does your family serve the same meal every year? Do you have any favorite dishes?









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | Raw Talent and College Sports Mix at Culinary Institute of America

November 19, 2015 - 4:30am
What are some of the quirks and challenges that the athletic program at the Culinary Institute of America faces?









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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | feral

November 19, 2015 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 161 New York Times articles in the past year.









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Princeton Students Hold Sit-In on Racial Injustice

November 18, 2015 - 11:16pm
Despite some gains, students continued to hold protests to reject what they saw as racial injustice and university inaction.









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Maryland College to Remain Closed as Police Search for Student

November 18, 2015 - 6:08pm
Washington College said it would remain closed until after the Thanksgiving weekend, as the police searched for a student who was accused of brandishing a pistol there last month.









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The Learning Network: Home, Food, Family, Giving: Nonboring Thanksgiving Reading Chosen by Our Student Council

November 18, 2015 - 5:41pm
Twenty-two nonfiction gems chosen and introduced by members of our teenage Student Council.









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The Learning Network: Would You Share an Embarrassing Story Online?

November 18, 2015 - 5:07am
Would you post an embarrassing story to social media? Do you think sharing these cringe-worthy moments somehow reduces your anxiety about them? Why or why not?









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | Andrew Lloyd Webber: Lord, Baron, Rocker

November 18, 2015 - 4:30am
Are you a fan of musicals? Which ones are your favorites?









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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | dismiss

November 18, 2015 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 1,591 New York Times articles in the past year.









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Yale Will Strengthen Teaching on Race and Ethnicity, Its President Says

November 17, 2015 - 11:34pm
The university president, Peter Salovey, was responding to recent student demonstrations against discrimination and a racially charged campus environment.









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New York State Accuses Utica School District of Bias Against Refugees

November 17, 2015 - 9:47pm
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman said in a lawsuit that the city diverted immigrants over 16 and unsteady in English into alternative programs in which they could not earn diplomas.









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Maryland Campus Closed as Police Continue Search

November 17, 2015 - 9:11pm
The police issued a warrant for a Washington College student on gun charges stemming from an earlier incident on campus, as the search for him continued in Maryland and Pennsylvania.









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Government to Expand Program to Forgive Student Loan Debt

November 17, 2015 - 8:57pm
Thousands more students who attended programs of Corinthian College, once one of the nation’s largest for-profit education companies, will now be included.









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Amherst Mascot Gets Thumbs Down From Faculty

November 17, 2015 - 8:12pm
In a nonbinding vote that will be presented to the board of trustees next year, faculty members decided unanimously that Lord Jeff should no longer serve as the school’s unofficial mascot.









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Racism on Campus: Stories From New York Times Readers

November 17, 2015 - 11:37am
Times readers describe encounters with bigotry and discrimination on college campuses across the United States.









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The Learning Network: Weekly News Quiz | Nov. 10-16, 2015

November 17, 2015 - 7:43am
Take our quiz to see what you know and to learn more, and look for a new edition each week on Tuesday morning.









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The Learning Network: What Role Should the Police Have in Schools?

November 17, 2015 - 5:00am
Is there a better alternative to using police officers and the criminal justice system for most student behavior issues?









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The Learning Network: News Q’s | Anne Frank’s Diary Gains ‘Co-Author’ in Copyright Move

November 17, 2015 - 4:30am
What justification does the Swiss foundation that holds the copyright to the book provide for adding a “co-author”?









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The Learning Network: Word of the Day + Quiz | floe

November 17, 2015 - 12:02am
This word has appeared in 13 New York Times articles in the past year.









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