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Education News Archive - April 13, 2009

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Private US lenders are rallying to save the subsidized student loan program that US President Barack Obama has threatened to end.

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College students who use Facebook spend less time studying and have lower grade point averages than students who have not signed up for the social networking website, according to a pilot study at one university.

Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.