Bangladesh: Wave of Arrests Over Peaceful Dissent

Expand Students shout slogans as they take part in a protest over recent traffic accidents that killed a boy and a girl, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, August 4, 2018.  © 2018 Reuters/Mohammad Ponir Hossain (New York) – Bangladesh authorities are tracking social media accounts and have…

Wave of Arrests Follow Crackdown in Bangladesh

Expand Students gather at Elephant Road Circle beside Dhaka College demanding road safety and justice for the traffic deaths, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on August 4, 2018. © 2018 Turjoy Chowdhury/NurPhoto via Getty Images An 18-year-old student, recovering from severe injuries he received during street protests…

Iran: Crackdown on Student Activists

Expand University students cross a street during a snow storm in Tehran November 8, 2010.  © 2010 Reuters/Caren Firouz (Beirut) – Iranian authorities have increased their crackdown on student protesters with prison terms and restrictions on their peaceful activities, Human Rights Watch said today.  After…

A university is revoking a student’s PhD — but not because of misconduct

Earlier this month, Tokushima University in Japan announced it was revoking a student’s PhD degree — but for a somewhat unusual reason. The student didn’t appear to commit misconduct. Rather, the authors discovered a series of errors that invalidated the paper’s central conclusion. The case…

Student Debt Bubble Expands As Parents Do More Of The Borrowing

Authored by John Rubino via DollarCollapse.com, Not so long ago, student debt was mostly the responsibility of students. That is, you paid for college with loans and then paid off those loans with the proceeds of the good job you got with an advanced education….

Parents Furious As UK Secondary Schools Ban Skirts To “Accommodate” Trans Students

One month after a private secondary school in England banned its male students from wearing shorts during the summer – instead requesting that they wear a more “gender neutral” ensemble that includes a skirt, dozens of private schools have taken up the banner of intersectional…

Graduating “With Honors” Becomes Meaningless As Colleges Hand Them Out Like Candy

Over half of students who graduated from Harvard and Johns Hopkins universities this year did so with cum laude, magna cum laude or summa cum laude honors or their equivalents, reports the Wall Street Journal.  Just under that many students earned the once-meaningful designations at…

Fewer See Benefit of Summer Break, But Still Value Summer Work

As summer vacation begins, most adults still see the value in the break for students and in work for young people during this break. They’re likelier to think it will be easier for young people to find summer jobs now, though. A new Rasmussen Reports…

STUDENTS TO PAY MORE FEES BUT NOT ILLEGAL ALIENTS

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Transgender Athletes Dominate High School Women’s Sports. Obviously UNFAIR!

Some Connecticut students and parents are calling for a rule change after transgender teens dominated at the high school state track and field competition. Terry Miller, who was born a male but identifies as a female, came in first place twice during the June 4…