Latest Bachelor of Arts Stories

2008-10-10 03:00:26

To the average person on the street, "graduation rate" means the number of high school seniors who actually receive their diplomas; e.g., 200 seniors, 200 diplomas, equals 100 percent; or 200 seniors, 150 diplomas, equals 75 percent.

2008-08-25 09:01:28

Adrian Michael Anderson, Harrisburg, son of Mary L. Anderson, Harrisburg, and Steven Anderson, Quarryville, graduated from Tufts University, Boston, Mass. He received bachelor's degrees in biology and classical studies and is a graduate of Hempfield High School. Andrew D.

2008-06-16 06:00:30

By Dan Whisenhunt, The Anniston Star, Ala. Jun. 16--Graduating from high school in Alabama will be harder beginning in the fall of 2009 because of new graduation standards. But the changes could also improve Alabama's graduation rate.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".