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2014-06-25 11:22:06

University freshers struggle to remember basic concepts from their A-level studies according to new research from the University of East Anglia.

2013-11-21 23:26:02

Data shows increasing enrollments for undergraduate and post-graduate students in Irish universities and colleges, according to Education in Ireland. New York

2013-08-28 23:29:07

Karen Lee, President and CEO of The Pinnacle Schools, announced that Angela Griffin has taken over as principal and Dana Creech is the guidance counselor for the private, alternative school in

2013-03-18 23:00:44

Connecting students from across the world, http://www.MyStudyPartner.com has created a great platform on which study partners and new friends can be

2013-01-25 23:02:03

Student assistance leader ACI Specialty Benefits launches HealthyU™ college blog, a brand-new component of its groundbreaking SOAR student assistance program.

2012-05-12 23:01:41

Internationally recognized ArchiCAD Trainer Eric Bobrow has created a new "FastTrack! Course" to help ArchiCAD users maximize their speed while maintaining control and improving quality.

2012-03-30 23:02:14

ArchiCAD Guru Eric Bobrow's innovative online ArchiCAD basic training, the QuickStart Course, celebrates its 6 month anniversary.

Freshman 15 A Myth: Study
2011-11-02 05:45:16

The belief that college freshmen gain an average of 15 pounds during their first year of school is untrue, according to a new study by researchers at the Ohio State University.

2009-07-31 16:16:21

Boys, more than girls, tend to have negative attitudes toward peers with undesirable characteristics, U.S. researchers found.

2008-11-21 17:12:05

A student magazine at Britain's Cambridge University has raised controversy by publishing a topless picture of a female undergraduate. Vivid Magazine, which has a distribution of more than 5,000 including students from all of the university's 31 colleges, printed the photo of the blond student, whose name was not printed, wearing only a black lacy thong and stockings while straddling the historic Clare College bridge, The Daily Telegraph reported Friday. The photograph is believed to mark the...

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.