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On Thursday, July 31, U.S. News Education a will host a Twitter chat to help students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree online a develop good habits for success.
Pennsylvania's new laws that just took effect in January, will come into play when a mother accused of a severe case of child abuse comes to trial.
The discovery of a new material combination that could lead to a more efficient approach to computer memory and logic is the first promising indication that it may be possible to build a practical technology with a novel material known as a 'topological insulator.'
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York and host of the US television show Cosmos , is arguably one of the best-known scientists in the United States - a success all the more notable given that he is an African American in a field dominated by white men.
Timothy D. Beard III, of New Oxford, was recognized recently with a national volunteer service award by the National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association at Pennsylvania State University.
The board of the Allegheny County Parks Foundation on Tuesday selected longtime environmental professional Caren Glotfelty as its new executive director.
Adolescents tend to be more powerful in influencing their friends to start smoking than in helping them to quit, according to sociologists.
In contrast to their negative reputation as disease causing agents, some viruses can perform crucial biological and evolutionary functions that help to shape the world we live in today, according to a new report.
In a wetlands area of Presque Isle State Park where phragmites once grew tall and thick, students found few samples of the invasive species that chokes out natural plants.
For immediate release: Washington, D.C. - July 22, 2014 - The American Institute of Architects selected ten recipients to receive the 2014 Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship.
A Congressional report estimated that as many as 4.5 million K12 students are subject to sexual misconduct and physical or verbal abuse, with other research concluding that less than 10 percent of abusers are ever caught or identified.
Penn State University turned two football coaches into pariahs, including fabled coach Joe Paterno's son Jay Paterno, in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, and they were met with "disdain and disinterest" when they applied to other football programs, the coaches claimed Monday in a federal lawsuit.
The Harlem Repertory Theatre's AUDELCO winning multi-media production of the THE WIZ will feature AUDELCO Award-winning singer/actress Dion Millington as Dorothy.
Helman attended Chambersburg Area Senior High School and was selected from 13 applicants in the 2014 Baumunk Scholarship Competition.
The Houston County Board of Education will offer basic computer classes free of charge to adults again this coming school year.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 10:17 am
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