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29 min ago | Yes! Magazine

Protecting Classrooms From Corporate Takeover: What Families Can Learn from Teachers' Unions

Science teacher Nick Faber walks to school after a home visit with a student's family.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Standardized Testing, Education, Education Etc., US News, Liberal Political News

6 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

MCC step team takes title in Philadelphia competition

Members of Middlesex County College's Exitium step team, clockwise from front left, Briana Willis, Imani Wheeler, Cristian Gonzalez, Charles Jones, Mohammad Paracha, Shanice Soley Nelson, Aliyah Knighton and Jasmine Beaufort.


Related Topix: Middlesex County, NJ

10 hrs ago |

Revisiting a debate: Does psychiatry overmedicate?

So it has been something of a vindication that people like William Dubin, chair of psychiatry at the Temple University School of Medicine, have started inviting him to speak to their peers and students.


Related Topix: Medicine, Psychiatry, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

15 hrs ago | Delta Chi Psi Blog

Temple Greek Week 2014 Recap

Hello everyone! The past week has been very busy for the brothers of Delta Chi Psi due to all the fun Greek Week events.


Related Topix: Student Society, Fraternities, Delta Chi Psi

Thu Apr 17, 2014

York Dispatch

Miss America offers career advice to Central York students

One of the first things Nina Davuluri did as Miss America 2014 was make a lip gloss for Rain Cosmetics.


Related Topix: York, PA, Asian-American, Indian-American

New Media Journal

Equality in Discipline

Born in Philadelphia in 1936, Walter E. Williams holds a bachelor's degree in economics from California State University and a Master's degree and doctorate in economics from the University of California at Los Angeles.


Related Topix: George Mason University, Los Angeles County, CA

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Prolonged Bottle Feeding Boosts Kids' Obesity Risk a " Study

Babies who are still drinking from a bottle at 2 years of age may be prone to obesity by the time they turn 5, a new study suggests. For the study, researchers analyzed data on 6,750 children who participated in the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Birth Cohort, which included kids from around the United States born in 2001.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Health

Philadelphia Gay News

Day in the Life Of: a college administrator: Aneesah Smith

Aneesah Smith's office is a sea of rainbows: Rainbow flags drape over her office chair, and her walls are adorned with signs of encouragement and pride.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Philadelphia, PA, Student Society, Sororities, Sigma Gamma Rho, Rosemont College, Penn State University Park

Man shot eight times in Kensington

Officers responded to several reports of a shooting on Somerset Street near Rosehill just after 5:30 p.m., Chief Inspector Scott Small said.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

All About Jazz

Philly Jazz Is Singing

Philadelphia's gold mine of native jazz talent was out shining for all to see in the last two weeks of May. CHRIS' JAZZ CAFE is showcasing incredibly assured, talented young singer, Joanna Pascale , Thursday, June 3. Ms Pascale, just 24, attended Philadelphia's Performing Arts High School and Temple University.


Related Topix: Jazz

NBC Philadelphia

Philly Exhibit Tests 'Selfie' Culture

An art installation on a busy corridor in West Philadelphia is asking the selfie-obsessed to rethink their willingness to share their personal image.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA

Courier News

Investment guru, former North Brunswick mayor, to receive doctorate

For three decades, David Spaulding has set his sights on receiving his doctorate.


Related Topix: North Brunswick, NJ, Pace University, University of Southern California

Philly actress, musician turns Paris tour guide

There's no such thing as a casual stroll through the streets of Paris with former Philly girl Karen Reb Rudel.


Related Topix: France, World News, Paris, Italy Travel, Italy Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, Johnstown, PA, Theater, Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Family Law Prof Blog

College Debt Division at Divorce

In many states, divorce courts have the discretion to divide marital property in a holistic way.


Providence Center, a continuing legacy of service

SISTER PEGGY DOHERTY shies away from the word legacy when talking about what she and five fellow sisters built in a renovated North Philadelphia rowhouse 20 years ago.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Chestnut Hill College

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Planning Commission Sends Case Involving Move Of Tennessee Temple On To City Council

The Planning Commission on Monday sent a plan for the move of Tennessee Temple University to the suburbs on to the City Council.


Related Topix: Tennessee Temple University

Business Journal

Law grads face bleak employment picture

School: Drexel University Number of 2013 graduates: 138 Number working full-time job requiring JD: 69 Number unemployed still seeking work: 16 Number working at firms with 100 or less lawyers: 30 Number working at firms with more than 100 lawyers: 11 Number working in judicial clerkships: 14 Number working in business/industry: 15 Number working in ... (more)


Related Topix: Drexel University, University of Pennsylvania, Rutgers University, Villanova University, Widener University

Troubled times at Bright Hope

IT WAS FINALLY warm on the Sunday when North Philadelphia's Bright Hope Baptist Church hosted a special guest preacher, the Rev.


Man dies after fall from window near Temple

A young man believed to be visiting friends near Temple University died over the weekend after falling from an apartment-building window near the school's North Philadelphia campus.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA

A visit to Shane's candy shop remains a sweet Easter ritual

PHILADELPHIA If mixed religious metaphors be heresy, so be it. For more than a century, Shane's candy shop at Second and Market Streets has been Mecca during the weeks leading up to Easter.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Food, Candy, Chocolate, Duke University