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Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor (Energy Policy) | Stony Brook University

Latest Job Postings - Sat, 01/17/2015 - 11:09am
US - NY - Stony Brook, Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is
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Strauss: Test-weary second-grader asks school board: ‘Is that all that matters to grown-ups?’

Education News from Washington Post - Sat, 01/17/2015 - 5:00am
Saige Price is a 7-year-old second grader at Briarwood Elementary School in Florham Park, New Jersey. She recently appeared before the New Jersey Board of Education to talk about her experience in school — and she gave them a piece of her mind.Read full article >>






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Boston, in Old College Try, Uses Campuses in 2024 Olympic Bid

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 10:20pm
Boston, which was chosen Thursday as the American bid city for the 2024 Olympics, is relying heavily on using the existing facilities at many of the region’s dozens of colleges and universities.






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About New York: A School Aide to the Disabled Sues New York City

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 10:18pm
Lawyers representing Debra Fisher, an occupational therapist, demanded that the Education Department overturn her suspension for helping raise funds for a boy with cerebral palsy.






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N.C.A.A. Reaches Deal to Restore Wins for Joe Paterno and Penn State

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 9:47pm
A proposed N.C.A.A. settlement is one sign that Penn State football coach Joe Paterno’s reputation may be rehabilitated after the Jerry Sandusky child-molesting scandal.
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N.C.A.A. Reaches Deal to Restore Wins for Joe Paterno and Penn State

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 9:47pm
A proposed N.C.A.A. settlement is one sign that the reputation of the former Penn State football coach may be rehabilitated after the Jerry Sandusky child-molestation scandal.
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Students Gain Access to Files on Admission to Stanford

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 9:47pm
A small group at Stanford has taken advantage of a law that allows students to get copies of their educational records, and is encouraging others to do the same.






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Students Gain Access to Files on Admission to Stanford

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 9:47pm
A small group at Stanford has taken advantage of a law that allows students to get copies of their educational records, and is encouraging others to do the same.






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Muslim call to prayer sounds at Duke University, but not from chapel tower

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 9:22pm
DURHAM, N.C. — The Muslim call to prayer echoed across Duke University’s quad Friday, a day after the school canceled plans to have weekly services begin with an amplified call to prayer from the chapel’s bell tower.Read full article >>






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Percentage of Poor Students in Public Schools Rises

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 8:51pm
Just over 50 percent of students are eligible for free or reduced-price lunches, the Southern Education Foundation said.






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Majority of U.S. public school students are in poverty

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 8:40pm
For the first time in at least 50 years, a majority of U.S. public school students come from low-income families, according to a new analysis of 2013 federal data, a statistic that has profound implications for the nation.Read full article >>






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All 31 U-Va. fraternities sign agreements with school, including two holdouts

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 8:13pm
Two fraternities that had initially resisted approving updated agreements with the University of Virginia said Friday that they had signed the new contracts under pressure from the school’s administration.Read full article >>






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5626 Communication Specialist I (Public Affairs/ Communication Specialist I), Communications Services | San Diego State University

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 8:11pm
US - CA - San Diego, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Foundation knowledge of general practices, methods and procedures related to public affairs, media relations, marketing, and/or sports information.
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5625 Research Technician III, Enrollment Services | San Diego State University

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 8:06pm
US - CA - San Diego, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Thorough knowledge of research techniques, including the planning of studies and investigations, the determining of variables and the developing of
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In Loudoun County, the latest casualty of winter is midterm exams

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 8:02pm
This year’s winter weather still doesn’t hold a candle to last year’s school-closing bonanza, but for Loudoun County schoolchildren keeping score, the 2014-2015 school year just earned another distinction.Read full article >>






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5627 Accounting Technician I, KPBS - Finance and Accounting | San Diego State University

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:54pm
US - CA - San Diego, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities General knowledge of financial record-keeping, mathematical and general office methods, procedures, and practices. Ability to review financial doc
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Assistant / Associate Professor - Social Work | University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Latest Job Postings - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:21pm
US - TX - Belton,   Qualifications:  Master of Social Work degree with a minimum of two years of social work practice experience and a doctoral degree in social work or related field is required (ABD will be
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U-Va. rape survivor, author now doubts Rolling Stone account

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:25pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE — During her freshman year at the University of Virginia in 1984, Liz Seccuro was gang-raped at a date party at the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity here.Seccuro wrote a memoir decades later about facing her main attacker and became a prominent advocate for sexual assault awareness and speaker about violence against college women.Read full article >>






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The Cost of College: Washington University Aims to Attract Low-Income Students

Education News from NY Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 5:13pm
Washington University in St. Louis, with a small share of lower-income students, is announcing a major expansion of financial aid.






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U-Va. Phi Kappa Psi member elected president of Inter-Fraternity Council

Education News from Washington Post - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 3:59pm
A University of Virginia junior who is a member of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity was elected president of the influential Inter-Fraternity Council this week.Ben Gorman, who previously served as a vice president on the IFC, was elected to a one-year term on Tuesday, according to the Cavalier Daily student newspaper.Read full article >>






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