Education News Archive - March 31, 2006

By Seifert, Tricia A; Drummond, Jerri; Pascarella, Ernest T Using the principles of good practice in undergraduate education defined by Chickering and Gamson (1987, 1991), this study examined the role of institutional type in African-American students' experiences.

By Tim Bragg, The Fresno Bee, Calif. Mar. 31--VISALIA -- Two African-American students who say they were racially harassed and threatened by whites at Golden West High School have filed a federal lawsuit against the Visalia Unified School District.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.