| Apr 30, 2012
| 6:27 AM
Several years ago, Trinity College music professor Eric Galm was looking for ways to bridge his scholarly interests in Brazilian music and his students’ research with Hartford musical happenings.
“It really started with a student samba...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 12:52 PM
The third time was the charm for the RockSat-X launch at Wallop's Island this morning.
Several science experiments designed by Virginia Tech students were on board today's flight, including a sensor to study the earth's upper atmosphere.
| Feb 8, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Sara Elizabeth Geary was chosen Kiwanis student of the month for February. She is the daughter of John and Susan Geary of Somerset and is enrolled in the honors, AP courses.
Her extracurricular activities are National Honor Society, FBLA, Forensic Speech...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 4:31 PM
There's little question that George Huguely V, the former University of Virginia student on trial for murder, had a problem with alcohol.
He had been arrested twice for drinking-related infractions, one of them violent, in his early 20s. And he admits to...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 3:39 PM
J. Michael Hoffman was born July 25, 1944, in Hagerstown, Md. He departed this life at home in Colorado Springs, Colo., on July 24, 2012.
Mike grew up in Hagerstown, graduating from North Hagerstown High School in 1962. He attended Franklin & Marshall...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 1:10 PM
The University of Colorado is developing a policy for students who have concealed-carry permits who want to keep their guns with them. It will establish living areas at the Boulder and Colorado Springs campuses for students with permits. Students also...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 10:50 AM
On Thursday, the Seattle School Board announced the three finalists for the district’s Superintendent position.
José Banda, Steven Enoch and Sandra Husk were selected from a pool of 42 applicants by a 12-person search committee.
Next week, the...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 8:13 PM
BOULDER, Colorado -- Steps taken to thwart a public marijuana smoking event Friday at the University of Colorado appear to have worked. Protesters who gathered at a quad on the campus for the customary 4:20 light-up time dispersed without an apparent...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 7:11 AM
WASHINGTON (AP)— Eager to energize young voters, President Barack Obama is depicting Republicans as obstacles to an affordable college education as he previews an argument he will make on university campuses next week in states crucial to his re-...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:03 AM
If Supreme Court rejects Obama’s health law, employers, insurers will drive their own overhaul
WASHINGTON (AP) — If the Supreme Court strikes down President Barack Obama’s health care law, employers and insurance companies — not...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 9:34 AM
If you have a college student in the family — or an interest in presidential politics — by now you've probably heard that the interest rates on Stafford student loans are set to double on July 1 unless Congress takes action. President Barack...