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The school has been in tumult since a state board voted to withdraw its approval of the nursing programs, citing continued low test scores.
By the end of this week, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he plans to have hosted three roundtable discussions in response to last Friday's school shooting.
After the three finalists for the chancellor job withdrew, faculty and students talk about what changes they'd like to see when the chancellor hiring process opens again.
Both schools faced declining enrollments and dwindling finances -- similar challenges facing many small schools all over the country.
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Violence in schools and even more often in communities is causing many students to suffer from acute mental issues.
Fourteen boys accused of spray-painting a swastika and anti-gay slurs at Arlington High School will avoid criminal charges if they participate in a program called restorative justice.
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A Somerville High School student and Harvard Medical School's Dr. Nancy Rappaport respond to the recent Santa Fe, Texas, shooting.
UMass President Marty Meehan has appointed Katherine Newman, the senior vice president for academic affairs at Umass, as interim chancellor.
UMass President Marty Meehan has now suspended the search for a new UMass Boston chancellor.
Abby Wambach delivered the keynote address at Barnard College last week. She told the 2018 graduating class -- the "wolfpack" -- to make failure their fuel.
The school's roughly 300 graduates were the last to leave with degrees from the small Boston college that has specialized in education and social services studies for the last 130...
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