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2008-09-30 00:00:16

By STUART ABEL Education Reporter Stressed University of Plymouth students could be put at ease by the campus's own social networking website. Psychologists and computer experts have teamed up to launch the self-help pages for undergraduates suffering from anxiety or even shyness.

2008-09-02 15:00:10

ROCKLAND - Seasoned members of the Rockland Congregational Church, 180 Limerock St., will serve as mentors in the Spirit Rock Children's Program beginning Sunday, Sept. 7. "This is a very exciting development for the Sunday school," Carole Hallundbaek, minister of education, said.

2008-08-11 00:00:13

Ajay Devgan is hooked onto the computer and the web. And the once reticent actor is busy making friends! Known to be on a community site, the actor is more than happy to chat up with the netizens. Those who reveal their true identity even get their photographs added to his list of friends.

2008-07-10 12:00:45

By MICHAEL CHURCH Opera HANSEL UND GRETEL Glyndebourne Festival EAST SUSSEX Productions of Engelbert Humperdinck's Hnsel und Gretel are like London buses: you vainly wait decades for one, then along come two at the same time, courtesy of Covent Garden in the autumn and Glyndebourne next week.

2008-07-02 06:00:52

By Liu, Fuchang This study investigated the impact of online discussion of anxiety towards teaching mathematics (ATTM) on elementary teacher candidates' ATTM.

Word of the Day
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").