| May 13, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Evidently not. The Chronicle of HIgher Education has posted a list of the top 100 salaries of public-university presidents (by total compensation package: Graham B. Spanier Pennsylvania State University at University Park $2,906,721 (1st) Jay Gogue Auburn...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 2:38 PM
For those Americans unnerved by the popularity of social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter, a new study from the University of Michigan will come as little surprise. And it might even add some smugness.
The gist of the study: Narcissists “...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Even as baby boomers age, they continue to buy cars. That generation is now 49 to 67, but a new study by the University of Michigan's Transportation Research Institute finds a large chunk of them are still active car shoppers.......
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:19 PM
There is an old vaudeville one-liner that holds growing old isn't so bad when you consider the alternative. However, automotive marketing managers take a different view.
If the average age of their customers increases a year with each passing year, they...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:15 PM
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Incoming University of Michigan dormitory residents will find condoms in vending machines alongside snacks and soft drinks.
The 2013-14 is the first full school year with condom-stocked machines in campus dorms, according...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:24 PM
As Notre Dame students return to campus for another year of school, word is starting to spread about a university decision to soon allow undocumented students to apply for admission.
The university says those young men and women deserve a chance at a...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:11 AM
The best that can be said for the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative action in college admissions is that it did not immediately and totally ban the practice. But the decision to send a University of Texas at Austin case back to the appeals court...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 1:12 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The proportion of men who experience symptoms of depression may be similar to the proportion of women with depression when doctors look for non-traditional symptoms, according to a new study.
Researchers found that one third...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Consumer confidence in Florida fell in July after four months of rising optimism, according to a University of Florida survey released Tuesday.
Floridians became more pessimistic this month, with their consumer confidence sinking three points in July to...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 10:04 PM
With the 2013-14 Aberdeen Wings hockey season rapidly approaching, let's review for a minute. For the 23 members of the Wings and the other 23 teams around the North American Hockey League, the coming months could be some of the most important of their...
| Sep 2, 2013
Are the ideas on offer to reform America's schools really the best we can come up with?
Texas has embraced reforms, for example, that call for increasing the number of charter schools and eliminating some of the exams required to graduate from high...