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U.S. News college rankings: Princeton University Again Tops the List

By Nick Anderson September 9 at 12:01 AM St. John’s College in Annapolis has long disdained the rankings game. The liberal arts school, which focuses on the great works of Western civilization,…

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In Britain, School Report Cites Division Over Islam

LONDON — A report released on Monday concluded that pressure from fundamentalist Islamic school board governors had created a culture of “fear and intimidation” among senior staff members in a…

Few benefit from Obama’s student loan program

WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) By Jennifer Liberto  @CNNMoney June 10 Amid great fanfare, President Obama on Monday announced plans to help more graduates tackle student loan debt. However, the number of students that will…

Half of college grads still relying on parents’ money

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) By Blake Ellis  @blakeellis3 June 10, 2014 Students who graduated college in the throes of the recession are still struggling to make it on their own. Two years out of…

From ‘goof’ to maths genius thanks to a blow to the head

Source: The Telegraph By Rosa Prince, New York Jason Padgett is one of the world’s few ‘sudden savants’ – able to draw elaborate geometric fractals following a brain injury which changed his…

Everyone who is caught believing in a religion will be considered a circus showcase.

Source: Morocco World News: By this time now we’ve reached the far future. The West is already driven by a wonderful thing called Science- it drew it form the clutch…

260,000 graduates in minimum wage jobs

By Emily Jane Fox @emilyjanefox March 31, 2014: 7:06 AM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney) If you thought paying tens of thousands of dollars for a college education guaranteed a high-paying…

University ‘bridges’ US-China gap

Source: China Daily By JACK FREIFELDER As scholars and academics continue efforts to encourage the study of China, Pace University, in New York City’s Lower Manhattan, is trying an alternative…

App lets you speed-read ‘Harry Potter’ in an hour

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) Social media and tech blogs have been ablaze with hype about a new speed-reading technology called Spritz. Instead of showing you lines of text the way we’re…

Colleges Should Teach Religion to Their Students

Source: The Atlantic When students feel adrift, spiritual guidance might help. By MARSHALL POE I think religion should be taught in college. I’m not talking about “religious studies,” that is, the…

Microsoft launches cheaper Office 365 ‘Personal’

Source: CNN Money By Adrian Covert  @CNNMoneyTech March 13, 2014: 3:23 PM ET Microsoft knows that its Office software isn’t quite as crucial as it once was. But its decision to launch…

Blame your great, great, great, great, great, great grandfather.

Source: TOI LONDON: Miffed that you didn’t get into Oxford University? Cross because you can’t afford that three-bed in the town centre? Not got one non-executive directorship to your single-barrelled…

Why do so many people hate law school?

Source: CNN Money By Maya Itah For starters, it admits highly ambitious students, pits them against each other with little attempt to level the financial playing field, and releases them…

Waqfe Nau child became the Europe’s Youngest App Developer

Source: Dr AS Khan of Germany Note by the Editor: Through the blessings of Allah the Almighty and with the prayers of Hazoor-i-Aqdas (ATBA), the grand son of Dr Abdul…

Great American Bestsellers: The Books That Shaped America

When a work of fiction or nonfiction captures the attention—and wallets—of American readers, it speaks volumes about the nation’s cultural climate. Best-selling books have played a critical role in influencing…

The Internet is a ‘gift from God.’

Source: CNN (CNN) Careerist clergy. The super rich. And now we can add another pelt to Pope Francis’ collection: Internet trolls.In statement released on Thursday, the Pope said the Internet and…

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