- Building boats: Workshop instills life skills in students Updated: Oct-10-15 12:14 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - Retired Marine Tom Brandl stood on the shore of the Elizabeth River rallying his troops.
- Chinese students bring new business to Champaign-Urbana Updated: Oct-09-15 12:50 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - More than 5,200 students from China attend the University of Illinois, and local businesses are taking notice.
- Sexual assaults in study-abroad programs draw new attention Updated: Oct-08-15 3:34 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - As colleges wrestle with how to address sexual assault, a legal challenge involving a small Vermont institution brings an obscure part of the equation to the fore: how to report, investigate and punish sexual assaults that happen in overseas-study programs.
- Helping hard-of-hearing students in Dubuque Updated: Oct-03-15 10:43 am
DUBUQUE, Iowa - Drayden Ayers glanced toward his educational interpreter for a moment.
- NYC student who died in New Zealand was senior at NY college Updated: Sep-28-15 7:58 am
BUFFALO, New York - Officials at a western New York college say a student who died while kayaking in New Zealand was a senior from New York City enrolled in a study abroad program.
- Alba exchange students experience Southern Oregon culture Updated: Sep-27-15 6:16 am
MEDFORD, Oregon - The roads are wide. The cars are slow. The coffee is terrible. The people are fat. The area is spacious. In-N-Out is good. Strangers are friendly. Crater Lake is beautiful.
- The Latest: Chinese teen killed in Seattle crash identified Updated: Sep-25-15 7:17 pm
SEATTLE - The latest on a crash between an amphibious tour vehicle and a charter bus in Seattle (all times local):
- 'Wounds in our heart': Seattle college mourns 4 students Updated: Sep-25-15 7:15 pm
SEATTLE - Students and faculty, some arm in arm, filed into a private memorial service in a lecture hall at a Seattle college Friday to honor four international students killed when an amphibious tour vehicle struck their charter bus.
- EXCHANGE: Students get new school tools Updated: Sep-25-15 8:06 am
DECATUR, Illinois - Students at Dennis School are already very comfortable with technology, but this year each student will have a device of his or her own to use.
- EXCHANGE: Students fill buckets with acts of kindness Updated: Sep-24-15 6:28 am
EFFINGHAM, Illinois - Everyone feels better when their bucket gets filled.
- Illinois launches Chinese broadcasts of football games Updated: Sep-19-15 3:03 am
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Standing in a small, sterile booth high above the turf at Memorial Stadium, David He's voice reaches a near-shout any time Illinois' football team makes a big play against Kent State.
- Judge: Reinstate student expelled for study abroad behavior Updated: Sep-17-15 5:42 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - A private liberal arts college said Thursday it would abide by an order from federal judge to reinstate a student who was expelled over allegations of sexual misconduct that occurred during his junior year while he was studying abroad.
- Reborn music program nurtures souls of Waring School kids Updated: Sep-13-15 1:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Seated in a circle behind their 15 African drums last spring, the Laura Waring School kids smiled when Mary Schumacher, their music teacher, said, "OK, we're going warp speed, right?"