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  • El Centro wows with bright colors, visual rhythms

    El Centro wows with bright colors, visual rhythms
    Consider yourself lucky the next time you're stuck in traffic on the Kennedy Expressway around Kimball Avenue: The delay will let you check out a visually arresting zebra of a building. Dedicated Tuesday, this boldly sculpted academic structure is an eye...
  • Friday's 10/3 local schedule (updated Thursday AM)

    COLLEGES Women’s volleyball Hampton at Coppin State, 6 Hollins at Virginia Wesleyan, 6 Norfolk State at Morgan State, 7 College of Charleston at William and Mary, 7 Christopher Newport vs. UC Santa Cruz (in Colorado Springs), 7 Christopher Newport...
  • College Update: St. Francis' McAleenan in middle of everything for UNLV

    College Update: St. Francis' McAleenan in middle of everything for UNLV
    The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level. Ryan McAleenan (St. Francis, 2012) University of Las Vegas Nevada sophomore: A journey that saw the Glendale native head from San Jose State to College of the Canyons hit a new peak...
  • USS Theodore Roosevelt rescues fishermen off Florida coast

    Sailors and Marines aboard the Norfolk-based USS Theodore Roosevelt rescued two men off the Florida Coast earlier this week after their vessel was engulfed by flames. Sailors spotted a rescue flare around 4:30 a.m. Monday about 90 miles off the coast....
  • 'No loan' pledge aims to make U. of C. more affordable

    'No loan' pledge aims to make U. of C. more affordable
    University of Chicago officials announced a package of new initiatives Wednesday to encourage students from low-income backgrounds to attend, making the application process simpler and the cost more affordable through a "no-loan pledge." The effort,...
  • Cal State campuses begin accepting fall 2015 applications

    California State University campuses on Wednesday began accepting applications for the fall 2015 term and officials expect the numbers to exceed last year's record. The system's 23 campuses received more than 760,000 undergraduate applications for...
  • Classical: Moravian music conference features Australian composer's premiere

    Sean O'Boyle, Moravian College's artist-lecturer in composition, is an Australian-born composer/conductor who nurtures a keen interest in the music of indigenous Australians in addition to a passion for jazz and jazz clarinet. Yet neither jazz nor the...
  • UB to continue admitting underclassmen

    UB to continue admitting underclassmen
    The University of Baltimore said Wednesday it will continue admitting underclassmen, rejecting a recent proposal to scrap the freshman and sophomore classes altogether and opting instead to strengthen its first-year program. Last month, the university'...
  • Teel Time: Virginia signs baseball coach O'Connor to seven-year extension

    Teel Time: Virginia signs baseball coach O'Connor to seven-year extension
    The University of Virginia has rewarded five-time ACC baseball Coach of the Year Brian O'Connor with a lucrative, seven-year contract extension that guarantees him at least $600,000 in 2014-15. A public-record request shows the deal extends through...
  • CPS grads can qualify for new city college scholarships

    CPS grads can qualify for new city college scholarships
    Qualified graduates of Chicago's public high schools will be eligible for a free ride at one of the city's seven community colleges under a scholarship program announced today by Mayor Rahm Emanuel and City Colleges of Chicago Chancellor Cheryl Hyman....
  • Caltech again ranked world's top research campus by British magazine

    Caltech again ranked world's top research campus by British magazine
    For the fourth year in a row, Caltech is being rated the best research university in the world by the Times Higher Education magazine of Great Britain, according to a survey released Wednesday. Three other California schools were in the journal’...