Category: Education, Hot News, Politics, State/National News

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Gov. Cuomo Proposes Free Tuition at New York State Colleges

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced a plan to make college tuition-free for middle class families at SUNY and CUNY two- and...

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Syracuse Police to Hold Three-Day Training for Civilians

By Staff   The Syracuse Police Department will hold a three-day training to teach civilians police tactics, and to discuss recent...

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Record Number of African-Americans Named Rhodes Scholars for 2017

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – To become a Rhodes Scholar, a student must be of “high academic achievement, have an integrity of character,...

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City to Shut Down Marshall St. Parking Lot for Construction of SU’s New National Veterans Resource Complex

By Staff   The city has announced that the public parking lot at the corner of Marshall St. and S. Crouse Ave. will be replaced by the...

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DeVry University Students to Benefit from $100 Million FTC Settlement

Op/Ed By Charlene Crowell   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – For the third time in two years, a large for-profit college has faced...

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Museum Will Be National Memorial to Lynching Victims

By Frederick H. Lowe   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The Equal Justice Initiative, a nonprofit organization that provides legal...

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City and County Officials Show Fowler Students Importance of Geopsatial Technology

By Staff   Representatives from the Syracuse Metropolitan Transportation Council, and the Onondaga County Department of Emergency...

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Bea González Named SU’s Vice President for Community Engagement

By Staff   Bea González has recently been named vice president for community engagement at Syracuse University. González previously...

President Barack Obama signs the Every Student Succeeds Act into law on Dec. 10, 2015. He said, "With this bill, we reaffirm that fundamentally American ideal—that every child, regardless of race, income, background, the zip code where they live, deserves the chance to make of their lives what they will." PHOTO/U. S. Department of Education

NNPA Awarded $1.5 Mil from Gates Foundation to Promote Every Student Succeeds Act

(TriceEdneyWire.com) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) announced it has received a $1.5 million grant from the Bill...

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SCSD Parents Again Ask School Board to Eliminate “1.5 mile” Bus Rule

By Daphne Ramsey   Syracuse City School District Board of Education Commissioners listened to parents and students voice their...