More public universities are charging higher tuition for math, science and business programs, which they argue cost more to teach.
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If the damages related to climate change mount in the coming decades, insurance companies may face the prospect of paying larger disaster claims and being dragged into global warming lawsuits. But many firms, especially in the U.S., have barely begun to confront the risks.
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New Zealand teachers are encouraging pupils to study the popular novel The Hunger Games in preparation for their NCEA exams.
Western Michigan University has collected more than $3 million in the first year since its move to a new tuition scale that charges business and fine arts students more than other students, even when taking the same class.
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