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Students push universities to stop investing in fossil fuels

[ad_1] NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Students alarmed by climate change are stepping up pressure on universities to pull investments from fossil fuel industries, an effort that is gaining traction at prestigious schools like Georgetown, Harvard and Yale. The push that is underway at hundreds of schools began nearly a decade ago, and student activists increasingly […]

3 additional Iranian students challenge removal from country

[ad_1] Three more students from Iran attending New England colleges have filed civil rights complaints with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, saying they were mistreated and illegally denied entry into the country February 21, 2020, 7:07 PM 2 min read BOSTON — Three more students from Iran attending New England colleges have filed civil […]

Purdue opioid deal blasted as information present $13B to Sacklers

[ad_1] Attorneys basic representing practically half the states and legal professionals for greater than 500 native governments on Friday blasted the phrases of Purdue Pharma’s provide to settle hundreds of lawsuits over the nation’s opioid disaster in courtroom filings that additionally stated the corporate had funneled as much as $13 billion to its controlling household. […]

Genetic hyperlink discovered after man loses elements of arms, legs and nostril from pet germ

[ad_1] It is exhausting to treat Ellie as a menace. Excited about Animals? Add Animals as an curiosity to remain updated on the newest Animals information, video, and evaluation from ABC Information. When Greg Manteufel is annoyed or feeling down, she sits by him. At evening, she sleeps beneath his covers. At dinner, she’s there […]

Some states say they will maintain preventing Purdue Pharma in courtroom

[ad_1] Courtroom showdowns nonetheless face OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and the household that owns it, the Sacklers. However after a tentative settlement reached Wednesday with 1000’s of native governments and greater than 20 states, the struggle might be much less in regards to the harm carried out by the corporate and extra over the best […]

To spice up workforce, medical faculties attempt to promote rural life

[ad_1] On a discipline journey to the Birthplace of Nation Music Museum, Ashish Bibireddy placed on headphones and scrolled by means of a jukebox of music from an influential 1927 recording session. Bibireddy and 9 different medical college students had already been biking and rafting on their go to to rural Appalachia organized by a […]

Congo pupil with Ebola nonetheless finds a approach to take exams

[ad_1] Claude Mabowa Sasi had misplaced his mom, a brother and a sister to Ebola. As a substitute of fearing dying when he, too, was recognized with the illness, the younger man had a unique fear: How would he full his faculty entrance exams? It had been his mom’s best hope that Mabowa would go […]

All-girls school becomes 1st in US with varsity esports

[ad_1] As a liaison at the U.S. Department of Education, J Collins watched as colleges by the dozen rolled out varsity esports programs, complete with scholarships, coaches and even some arenas. Collins had a gnawing concern: Gaming was beginning to have an impact on education, and at least anecdotally, the benefits were going largely toward […]

All-girls school becomes 1st in US with varsity esports

[ad_1] As a liaison at the U.S. Department of Education, J Collins watched as colleges by the dozen rolled out varsity esports programs, complete with scholarships, coaches and even some arenas. Collins had a gnawing concern: Gaming was beginning to have an impact on education, and at least anecdotally, the benefits were going largely toward […]

Quarantines at 2 LA universities amid US measles outbreak

[ad_1] A quarantine order was issued Thursday for hundreds of students and staff at two Los Angeles universities who may have been exposed to measles and either have not been vaccinated or can’t verify that they have immunity. Measles in the United States has climbed to its highest level in 25 years, closing in on […]