Posts Tagged ‘Students’

Exercise: An Antidote for Behavioral Issues in Students?

Study found use of ‘cybercycles’ reduced classroom problems for kids with autism, ADHD, other concerns healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

More Than 1 In 4 Medical Students Are Depressed, Analysis Finds

F.I., 31, is in her final year at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. She’s studying to be an emergency department doctor, and come March 17, or “Match Day,” she and thousands of other medical students across America will find out if they got matched to a hospital residency program after graduation. […]

Students Create Brilliant Extension That Identifies Fake News

As the influence of fake news on the recent presidential election continues to be a hot topic, one group of students may have found a solution to getting duped by inaccurate sources.  A team of four graduate and undergrad students recently created “FiB,” a Google Chrome extension that verifies the authenticity of posts on Facebook […]

UNLV Erupts After Instructor Threatens to Turn In Immigrant Students

A Nevada university instructor is furiously back-pedaling after warning that his classroom is not a “safe space” and vowing to turn students in to immigration authorities if he suspects they are in the country illegally. The controversial comments are one more example of a mounting anti-immigrant rhetoric ignited by the presidential election, but it’s among […]

1 in 4 College Students Is Hungry: Survey

And nearly half say they are food insecure healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service […]

Online Video Games May Boost High School Students’ Academic Skills

But teens who use social media daily posted lower test scores, Australian study finds healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

25 College Classes That Help Students Explore The Deeper Meaning Of Life

For many students, college is a time of great change and exploration when they are exposed to new ideas and meet people from different cultures and faiths. They may also begin questioning what their life is all about and what they hope to do with the time they’ve been given on Earth. In between required courses and career […]

Washington D.C. Students Soar with Meditation at Ideal Academy

Ideal Academy Public Charter School (Ideal Academy) is a hidden jewel nestled amidst the noise and haste that is the heartbeat of our nation’s capital. It is a “safe space” where bustling tourism and high government affairs is juxtaposed with the violence and chaos that too often marks the densely-populated cityscape of Washington D C. […]

Hey College Students, Going On A Roof Or Balcony After Drinking Is Dangerous

In 2014, The Atlantic published a cover story that argued many fraternities were out of control. One aspect of the article that stuck out to several media outlets (including this one) was the fact that it included 21 instances of someone falling off a frat house.  However, the problem of students, usually intoxicated, falling from high places and […]

Ghost Students, Ghost Teachers, Ghost Schools

The United States trumpets education as one of its shining successes of the war in Afghanistan. But a BuzzFeed News investigation reveals U.S. claims were often outright lies, as the government peddled numbers it knew to be false and touted schools that have never seen a single student. — This feed and its contents are […]

Fordham, Education Department Sued Over Student’s Mental Health Records

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A graduate student has sued Fordham University, seeking $ 5 million in damages and saying the college violated her civil rights by demanding her entire record of mental health treatment as a condition for returning. The federal lawsuit by Emily Pierce also names the U.S. Education Department’s Office of Civil Rights, […]

More Minority Students Should Be In Special Ed, Study Says

For decades, some education leaders and researchers have asserted that school districts often use special education placement as a way to segregate black students, throwing them off the traditional academic track. This idea has fueled policies aimed at keeping minority kids out of special education settings, and boosting their chances in school. But what if […]

Councilman Calls On Baltimore Rappers To Inspire Students

City Councilman Nick J. Mosby visited several high schools Friday to connect teens with a group of people he knew would get their attention: Baltimore-bred rappers. The councilman — whose West Baltimore district was the center of the unrest that followed the death of Freddie Gray — enlisted Young Moose, Lor Scoota, Chino and others […]

Decade Of Change For College Students: Less Religious, More Diverse And Lonely

America’s college students have become less religious, more stressed and overwhelmingly in favor of marriage equality over the past decade. Campus life has grown more complicated, with soaring complaints of sexual violence and students so captivated by social media that they’re hanging out less with friends. And, with many students now burdened by a lifetime […]

What You Should Know About The Experience Of Black College Students

A student at Duke University hung a noose from a tree on the Durham, North Carolina, campus on April 1. This came about a week after the university began investigating reports that a group of white men had harassed a black female. The men were reportedly singing the same racist chant, which casually uses the […]

Education Department Steers Corinthian Colleges Students To Other Troubled For-Profits

The U.S. Department of Education is telling thousands of students from now-shuttered for-profit schools owned by Corinthian Colleges Inc. to consider transferring to more than a dozen other for-profit schools also under investigation by federal or state authorities. The department’s suggestion follows Corinthian’s abrupt shutdown on Monday, which left 16,000 students scrambling for options. In […]

Shockingly Few Students Are Proficient In U.S. History

Which of these do the governments of Canada, France and Australia have in common: a) They are controlled by the military; b) They have constitutions that limit their power; c) They have leaders with absolute power; d) They discourage participation by citizens in public affairs? If you chose b, you’re smarter than more than 40 […]

College Students Aren’t Getting Enough Sleep. These Universities Are Trying To Change That

The University of California-Los Angeles recently hosted a series of events on campus to raise awareness about the importance of sleep, reports the student newspaper the Daily Bruin. “There’s a weird pride in certain students when they pull all nighters,” Kendra Knudsen, a coordinator with the UCLA Mind Well initiative, told the Daily Bruin earlier […]

Far More College Students Riot Due To ‘Drunken Idiocy’ Than For Activism (INFOGRAPHIC)

In the 1960’s, California college students rioted when they were demonstrating about political causes. These days, they riot over, well, being drunk. That’s according to an infographic published by Clarity Way drug and alcohol rehabilitation center and republished here with permission. The outlet may have an interest in getting people to stop being “drunken idiots,” […]

President Obama Speaks at Ivy Tech Community College and takes Questions from Students and Faculty

Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Arizona Passes Law Requiring All High School Students Pass Civics Test Before Graduation

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona became the first state in the nation on Thursday to enact a law requiring high school students to pass the U.S. citizenship test on civics before graduation, giving a boost to a growing nationwide effort to boost civics education. Both the Arizona House and Senate quickly passed the legislation on just […]

Jose Luis Abarca, Former Mexican Mayor, Faces Kidnapping Charge In Case Of 43 Missing Students

MEXICO CITY, Jan 13 (Reuters) – The former mayor of the southwestern city of Iguala has been charged with last year’s kidnapping of 43 students who are feared to have been killed, a top security official said on Tuesday. Tomas Zeron, director of criminal investigations at the federal Attorney General’s office, said that prosecutors had […]

The President Proposes to Make Community College Free for Responsible Students for 2 Years

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First Lady’s FAFSA Season Message to Students

First Lady Michelle Obama reminds students how to access the 2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants […]

A Look Into The ‘Double Lives’ Of America’s Homeless College Students

Sean McLean’s first day of college at the University of Massachusetts Boston came on the heels of sobering news: The night before, he and his family were evicted from their home in Woburn, 9 miles north of Boston. “I went to school knowing that later that day I would be packing up everything I owned […]

California College Students Call For K-12 Consent Education

California college students are demanding schools teach prospective students about sexual consent long before they arrive on campus to help prevent college rape. Student activists from San Diego State University and from the University of California’s Berkeley and Santa Barbara campuses listed three demands to “Take Back The Campus” on Dec. 9. One pertains to […]

College Students Say ‘Curiosity’ Leads Them to Fake Pot

Preventive measures should target younger kids, survey suggests healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service […]

Colleges Finding New Ways To Promote Students’ Social And Emotional Well-Being

This article originally appeared on U.S. News & World Report, and is republished with permission. The quad at Wake Forest University in North Carolina once existed to showcase the handsome brick Georgian buildings; the broad lawns were even cordoned off to student traffic. Now, students gather here at café tables, sit and play the outdoor […]

Few Students With Asthma, Allergies Have School Emergency Plan

Schools must be well prepared to deal with life-threatening reactions, researchers caution healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American […]

American Students Aren’t Great With Finance Or Managing Money

American students’ knowledge about managing money is downright unimpressive, according to a study released Wednesday. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) study chronicles how students around the world scored on a Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) financial literacy exam in 2012. Of the students from 18 countries and economies who took the […]

Weekly Address: Supporting America’s Students

In this week's address, President Obama underscored the importance of helping to lift the burden of crushing student loan debt faced by too many Americans and highlighted the efforts he’s taken to ensure we uphold America's commitment to provide a quality education for all who are willing to work for it. While the President will […]

Supporting America’s Students

In this week’s address, President Obama underscored the importance of helping to lift the burden of crushing student loan debt faced by too many Americans and highlighted the efforts he’s taken to ensure we uphold America’s commitment to provide a quality education for all who are willing to work for it. Uploads by The White […]

What They’re Saying: New Steps to Protect Students from Sexual Assault

Watch on YouTube One in five college-aged women is sexually assaulted in college – most often by someone she knows. The Obama Administration is committed to putting an end to this violence, which is why today, the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault released its first-ever report and announced a series […]

The First Lady’s Travel Journal: Meeting with American and Chinese Students at Peking University

Note: This post is part of a series authored by First Lady Michelle Obama to share her visit to China with young people in the U.S. You can read all of the First Lady's posts at WhiteHouse.gov/First-Lady-China-Trip. "I hope you’ll keep…building bonds of friendship that will enrich your lives & enrich our world." —The First […]

New York Senate Rejects ‘Dream Act’ For Immigrant Students

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Senate rejected a bill Monday that would open up state tuition assistance to students in the country illegally, dashing long-held hopes of immigration advocates and prompting finger-pointing among rival Democrats. The 30-29 vote was short of the 32 votes needed to pass, a rare defeat for a bill […]

Students Probably Do Less Homework Than You Think, Study Says

The portrait of the American student buried under a crippling load of homework has been way overblown in news articles, argues a new report from the Brookings Institution, a Washington-based think tank. Homework loads have actually been stable over the last 30 years, despite front-page reports of overworked kids and a century-old “war on homework,” […]

Students’ Health Habits Tied to School Success

Fitness, nutrition, proper sleep and TV restrictions appeared to make a difference in study of city kids healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced […]

Practice on Equine Medicine; A Manual for Students and Practitioners of Veterinary Medicine, Arranged with Questions and Answers, with an Appendix Containing Prescriptions for the Horse and the Dog

Practice on Equine Medicine; A Manual for Students and Practitioners of Veterinary Medicine, Arranged with Questions and Answers, with an Appendix Containing Prescriptions for the Horse and the Dog Used Price: $ Sold by Alibris (UK)

Weekly Wrap Up: Students Get ConnectED, the President Makes a Movie, and More

This week, President Obama announced that 20 million students are getting next-generation Internet at school, and made the first-ever Presidential short film. The White House announced it's hosting a Maker Faire and the First Lady talked about her freshman year of college. Check out what you missed in this week's wrap up. Making Major ConnectED […]

Therapeutics and Pharamcology for Medical Students

Therapeutics and Pharamcology for Medical Students An understanding of therapeutics and pharmacology promotes improved patient care through a better understanding of the efficacy and mechanisms of action of medicines. The aim of this book is to provide medical students with a concise yet comprehensive overview of therapeutics and pharmacology. It has been written with the […]

Film Workshop for Students: 42

Following a welcome from First Lady Michelle Obama, 80 high school and college students from across the country participate in an interactive student workshop with the cast and crew of the film “42.” Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the […]

Res Romanae; Being Brief AIDS to the History, Geography, Literature, and Antiquities of Ancient Rome, for Less Advanced Students

Res Romanae; Being Brief AIDS to the History, Geography, Literature, and Antiquities of Ancient Rome, for Less Advanced Students Used – Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using […]

Students Gotta Vote – OFA Pennsylvania

Gotta vote? Go here: http://OFA.BO/vZy3Mt More than ever before—it’s important for students to vote in this election. President Obama has doubled funding for Pell Grants and established a college tax credit. Mitt Romney’s plan would eliminate the President’s tax credit and cut Pell Grants for nearly 9.6 million students. Click here to get all the […]

Bioethics Clinical Guide Medical Students

Bioethics Clinical Guide Medical Students Author: English, Dan C./ English Series Title: Norton Medical Books Binding Type: Paperback Number of Pages: 244 Publication Date: 1994/01/01 Language: English Dimensions: 8.25 x 5.49 x 0.71 inches List Price: Price: 25.12

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