"There was no way I could have gone to a university after high school," said Emily Buckner, 20.
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Facebook has been caught on the back foot again over its data privacy practices, following an investigation by the New York Times.
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A new report has found that students' due process rights are no guarantee at a majority of the nation's top schools.
The examples include statements from professors at Yale, Georgetown, and Michigan State University.
While not on the agenda, student debt and graduation rates emerged as focuses of last week's University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees meeting where students offered an olive branch to trustees in a plea to freeze rising tuition rates.
Legal experts challenged the justifiability of the expensive ticket price charged by Yuelu Academy, an institution of higher learning with a history of over a thousand years.
US President Donald Trump is backing down on his threat to shut down the government after Democrats refused to grant him the funding to build the wall he wants on the border with Mexico.
The 2018 global climate negotiations are behind us, a successful if not grueling ordeal aimed at finding consensus among nearly 200 countries on how to solve climate change.
Online education provider unveiled plan to monetize its MOOCs, but observers say real opportunity for edX to grow lies in online program management business.