Thursday 23 November 2017
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Category: Education, Hot News, Local News, Top Stories


Update: Arrest Warrant Issued After Syracuse Teen Attacked in Rochester

By Staff   (Update, Nov. 2) – According to a 13WHAM news report, police have confirmed that an arrest warrant has been issued to...


Racial Gaps in Student Loan Debts Grow as For-profit College Enrollment Climbs

By Charlene Crowell   ( – With 44 million consumers owing about $1.4 trillion in student loans, a new report...

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SCSD Seeks Public Input Regarding Southside Academy Charter School’s Renewal Application

By Staff   The Syracuse City School District will hold a public hearing to solicit comments from the community regarding the renewal...


Update: S.P. Raj Replaces Kavajecz as SU’s Interim Dean of Whitman School of Management

By Staff     (Update, Oct. 20) – Syracuse University has named S.P. Raj as its new interim dean of the Whitman School of...


Howard University Announces the Cathy Hughes School of Communications

( – Howard University president, Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick, today announced a multi-million dollar gift to its...

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SU Chancellor Kent Syverud Announces Cost of University Promenade Project

By Staff   Syracuse University Chancellor Kent Syverud has announced the school’s new University Place Promenade, as part of a...


Study: Teachers Are More Likely to Hit Black Students

By Staff   According to a new study from researchers at the University of Texas at Austin and Penn State, schools in Alabama allow...


Boko Haram Releases 21 Kidnapped Schoolgirls to Nigerian Government

By Staff   Boko Haram militants have released 21 kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls to the Nigerian government, according to reports. The...


Advocates Say New York State Owes Billions of Dollars to Public Schools

By Staff   In 2006, the New York State Court of Appeals upheld the case of the Campaign for Fiscal Equality v. the State of New York,...


South African Teen Wins Google Prize Using Orange Peel Against Drought

( – The grand prize winner at this year’s Google science fair was a 16 year old South African schoolgirl who...