3 hrs ago
ALMA finds double star with weird and wild planet-forming discs
From movies to television, obesity is still considered "fair game" for jokes and ridicule.
7 hrs ago
Whitworth among top 10 private schools in Pacific Northwest on...
Whitworth has landed once again on Forbes ' annual rankings of the top undergraduate institutions in the United States.
11 hrs ago
Young Binary Star System May Form Planets with Weird and Wild Orbits
Unlike our solitary Sun, most stars form in binary pairs -- two stars that orbit a common center of mass.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Student News, July 30, 2014
Delaware Valley College has named these students to its dean's list for the spring semester: McKenna Damato and Derek Johnson of Wharton; and Katherine Ellis, Siobhan Scully and Rachael Sitzer of Rockaway.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Los Banos Enterprise
John Spevak: More choices might not be better
Is more better? If you watch television and Internet advertisements, the answer seems to be yes indeed.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Mixed Motives May Mess Up Motivation
Many professionals are driven by a pure passion for their work, finding reward in simply doing a good job, delivering a great service, or producing a great product.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Lenape Nation renews its bond with conservation groups
Marc Kurtz of East Stroudsburg, left, and Matt DelCoco, also of East Stroudsburg, unload their canoe at the Dingmans Access on the Delaware River on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, during the Delaware River Cleanup.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Who should judge campus cases?
Under pressure for its handling of sexual-assault cases, Swarthmore College turned to an outsider to oversee them: a retired Pennsylvania Supreme Court justice.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Scott Arboretum: A buzz in summer
While Swarthmore College, the residence of the Scott Arboretum, flows at a slower pace in summer , the gardens are truly a buzz of winged energy and vibrant growth.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
As Yogi Berra said, "If you come to a fork in the road, take it." We all have to make decisions.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Swarthmore Applications Drop Due to Extra 500-Word Essay, School Says
Applications to Swarthmore College dropped 16 percent this year, and the school has a culprit: The extra supplemental 500-word essay the school required in this year's app.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
A Look At The Genius Of George W. Lewis
Of the many adjectives that could adequately describe George W. Lewis, the first Executive Officer of the National Advisory Committee on Aeronautics , "thorough" is arguably the most appropriate.
A gardener's bounty at Swarthmore's Scott Arboretum
William H. Frederick Jr., known as Bill, is 88 now, a little stooped and hard of hearing, a far hike down the road from his 1948 Swarthmore College graduation.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Mount Vernon Daily Voice
Truman Scholar, Mount Vernon Resident Meets With Congressman
MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. Mount Vernon resident and Truman Scholarship recipient Akunna Faith Uka met with U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel last month to talk about public service careers, with a focus on teaching.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The Roots Headline Star-Packed Wawa Welcome America! Philly 4th of July Jam
Wawa Welcome America! pulls out all the stops on Friday, July 4 with a non-stop day of exciting events.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Media Matters for America
Online Ad Campaign Urges Five Major Papers To Dump George Will
Ads urging five major newspapers to drop George Will following his offensive column demeaning campus sexual assault victims are being sponsored by the women's rights group UltraViolet and highlight a survivor who first told her story to Media Matters .
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Riverdale Press
Laughs, tears and a few regrets fill graduation a
Magic Washington dances at the graduation ceremony for DeWitt Clinton High School's class of 2014.
The Vermont Standard
William Brogden Obituary, 80
To see more obituaries click here . He was born in Providence, Rhode Island in 1933, son of J. Ronald and Mary R. Brogden of North Kingston, Rhode Island.
Sexual Assault Victim Schools George Will About The Reality Of Rape Culture
The young woman whose experience of college sexual assault was recounted in a controversial column written by George Will - a piece that sparked massive outrage and led at least one newspaper to drop Will's byline - is now telling her side of the story.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Media Matters for America
Exclusive: The Sexual Assault Survivor George Will Dismissed Responds
Lisa Sendrow, whose experience of college sexual assault was dismissed by The Washington Post 's George Will, slammed the columnist for silencing the voices of survivors and rejected the idea she received any privileges from her status as a survivor, as Will suggested.