Education News Archive - November 17, 2009


A new study in the Journal of American College Health finds that students placed by their universities in coed housing are more likely to binge drink each week than students placed in all-male or all-female housing.


Teton Valley Community School (TVCS) in Victor, Idaho received international recognition and $50,000 as the winning school in the 2009 Open Architecture Challenge.

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'