LeBron James’ Best Work May Be Off the Court

The titles that will define LeBron James best are at least a decade away, to be earned through the talent, hard work and dedication...

Universities Weighing Impact of Football on Finances

When The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) announced June 1 that there would be gridiron games this fall, many around the country were...

Little League® Baseball and Softball Announces Grow The Game Initiatives

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (June 18, 2015) – Little League® Baseball and Softball today announced a $4 million plan to help local Little League programs...

Roll Tide Roll: Congratulations to UA’s Track and Field Team

As a graduate and former student-athlete of The University of Alabama, I would like to send my congratulations to the Crimson Tide’s track and...

Freshmen Are More Likely to Aspire to Advanced Degrees

Although students may anticipate taking additional time to complete their baccalaureate degree, they increasingly enter college thinking not just about their bachelor’s degree but...

12 Tech Fads in Higher Ed

In a great comment to my 6 Objections to Technology in Higher Ed, Randy Riddle writes: "One criticism not on your list that keeps popping...

Warrior and Scholar

Military veterans have more life experience and maturity than the average traditional-aged college student. But some say they could benefit from extra guidance as...

Two Years of Free Community College

President Obama is going big with his higher education announcement in Tennessee on Friday. He wants to make the first two years of community...

Obama returns to TN Friday for college announcement

President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and the vice president's wife Dr. Jill Biden are coming to Tennessee Friday to announce a new...

Ex-head teacher bids to boost sport in primary schools

A former primary school head teacher has set herself a mission to keep the Olympic legacy alive by encouraging pupils to enjoy a sporty...

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