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China: International plan draws foreign students

When Thai student Patcharamai Sawanaporn finished college last year, she wanted a change of scenery that could help her grow into a more confident person and to experience a culture she had little contact with.

Reversing global warming requires nothing short of a ‘total reorientation’

Headlines are heated this week in response to Monday’s publication of a new report from the National Academy of Sciences of the United States, suggesting that we are perilously close to the tipping point for a "Hothouse Earth," in which natural feedback loops crank up the warming of the planet to disastrous levels.

Families line up for backpacks filled with school supplies at Triton College

On Aug. 4, Triton College became back-to-school central. Approximately 1,500 people received new backpacks filled with school supplies during the first Backpack Give Back Resource Fair, according to partner event organizers at Triton College and the West 40 Intermediate Service Center No. 2.

Defining ‘Regular and Substantive’ Interaction in the Online Era

The Trump administration is considering an overhaul of a 26-year-old federal rule that is seen variably as a barrier to innovation and an important guardrail against substandard instruction.

Deepfakes are coming. Is Big Tech ready?

Mark Zuckerberg insisted at Facebook's annual developer conference earlier this year that his company "will never be unprepared ... again" for meddling and disinformation efforts like those run by Russian trolls on its platform during the run-up to the 2016 election.