| Aug 20, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Some staff and students are calling on the University of Maryland to boot Chick-fil-A off the College Park campus, making it the newest front in the war between gay-rights activists and the fast-food chain.
An online petition calls Chick-fil-A a "bigoted...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 2:48 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Moving to a more prosperous neighborhood may help some girls from poor areas feel less distressed, but could harm some boys, a new study suggests.
Researchers found boys from homes where someone was disabled or a child had...
| May 5, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Shippensburg University sent 1,095 newly minted college graduates out into the world at its undergraduate commencement Saturday before a packed crowd of parents, grandparents, siblings and friends at Seth Grove Stadium.
“I’m so proud of him,&...
| May 10, 2012
| 7:23 AM
While the U.S. Congress argues over how to pay for lower interest rates on future student loans, more than half of recent college graduates struggle to find jobs to help pay back their debt.
About 1.5 million, or 53.6 percent, of students graduating...
| May 12, 2012
They're facing high unemployment, depressed wages and loads of debt — and they're only in their 20s. Welcome to life after college.
Though the labor market is recovering slowly, graduates this spring have only slightly better chances of landing...
| Nov 1, 2012
Clarksville student Janie Tankard received a bachelor's degree from Harvard College during the school's 361st commencement.
Samuel Lee, of Ellicott City, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Berklee College of Music,...
| Sep 9, 2012
When Alli Kramer of Amity Regional High School in "PLGEO100100205270000">Woodbridge and Shavance Stephens of the magnet school Regional Center for the Arts in Trumbull won top acting honors at the fourth annual Connecticut High School Musical Theater...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 6:55 AM
Amber Barner has had a summer job through the city's YouthWorks program seven times, every year since she was 14. But this time is different. This time her job will outlast the summer.
That twist comes courtesy of Baltimore's fledgling effort to...
| Sep 7, 2010
Beyond the 15 million Americans who have no jobs at all, millions more are caught in part-time or limited jobs that don't pay them enough to maintain their standard of living — much less contribute to the strong consumer spending needed to power the...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:35 PM
ELMHURST, Ill., November 8, 2011 – The Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry Board of Directors elected four officers to its six-member Executive Committee for …...
| May 16, 2011
| 4:34 PM
After Kelly Merydith graduated from Northeastern University in Boston last May with degrees in finance and marketing, she found herself unable to find a job. …...