BOSTON — The president will speak at Worcester Technical High School — his only high school graduation speech this year.
BOSTON — If it’s ratified, it will be the first contract the Lawrence Teachers’ Union has had in three-and-a-half years.
BOSTON — The Education Committee, which was facing a Wednesday deadline under legislative rules for voting on the bill, instead requested an extension until next Tuesday as it worked to reach an agreement.
BOSTON — Students for Justice in Palestine say they are being unfairly singled out. The university says the group has been suspended “for multiple violations of university policy over an extended period of time.”
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A team of scientists led by a Harvard astronomer say they’ve detected “gravitational waves.”
BOSTON — With homelessness on the rise in Massachusetts, supporting school age children experiencing homelessness is also a growing challenge. In the 2011-2012 academic year, public schools across the state identified and served more than 15,000 homeless students.
BOSTON — A coalition backing the bill called on the Education Committee to release the bill before a legislative deadline next week.
BOSTON — The University of Massachusetts needs to make better progress forging research partnerships, investing in campus facilities and connecting with alumni and government figures, according to a performance review released Wednesday by the five-campus system’s president.
AMHERST, Mass. — About half of those charged in connection with a series of pre-St. Patrick’s Day parties at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst last weekend were not students at the school.
Three young adults from Newton discuss the stresses of being a teenager today and how their community is coping in the wake of three student suicides this school year.
BELCHERTOWN, Mass. — About two dozen of the more than 70 students charged in connection with a series of pre-St. Patrick’s Day parties at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst have been arraigned.
BOSTON — Legislation that would raise the number of charter schools allowed in Boston and other Massachusetts school districts is stalling on Beacon Hill.
AMHERST, Mass. — Campus and town police arrested more than 70 students who attended the pre-St. Patrick’s Day “Blarney Blowout” party over the weekend.