Education

4:30pm

Thu April 12, 2012
Education

False Police Reports Concern University of Colorado Officials

Teo Filo CreativeCommons/Flickr

The University of Colorado at Boulder is warning students that recent allegations of false police reports are unjustly targeting people of color, creating a climate of fear on campus.

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11:30am

Thu April 12, 2012
Education

The Power of Social Media: Conference on World Affairs 2012

64th Annual Conference on World Affairs

The panel discussing  social media at this year's Conference on World Affairs was in agreement that it is a double- edged sword that can both help and hinder a cause.

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3:50pm

Wed April 11, 2012
Education

CSU Announces More Stadium Forums, Second Consulting Firm

CSU Stadium Committee

Colorado State University plans to hold two public forums on April 16 and April 17 to gather more feedback now that five sites have been identified for a proposed stadium. Four of those locations are on the southwest side of campus.

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2:18pm

Wed April 11, 2012
Education

Spate Of Bomb Threats Annoys Pittsburgh Students

Originally published on Wed April 11, 2012 6:51 pm

Students wait to pass through a security checkpoint at the University of Pittsburgh's Cathedral of Learning on Tuesday. Security has tightened at the school after a string of false bomb threats on the campus.
Larkin Page-Jacobs WESA

Since mid-February, the University of Pittsburgh has received more than 50 bomb threats, and while they've all been false alarms, they have succeeded in disrupting campus life. Tighter security measures are now in place, but the threats continue, and students are wondering how they'll be able to make up class work and prepare for final exams.

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2:00am

Tue April 10, 2012
Education

Vets Help Others Move From Combat To College

Originally published on Tue April 10, 2012 3:29 am

Transcript

RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Thanks to the new GI Bill, which went into effect in 2009, hundreds of thousands of U.S. veterans have the opportunity to go back to school. For many veterans, heading to college or university often involves a difficult transition. Sean Bueter of member station WBOI in Fort Wayne, Indiana explains how one university is helping veterans succeed.

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