| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:32 PM
Ray Nagel, a UCLA quarterback in the 1940s who became a college football coach and athletic director before a stint in the front office of the Los Angeles Rams in the 1980s, has died. He was 87.
Nagel died Jan. 15 in San Antonio, according to the...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Cornell University on Tuesday tapped USC's provost, Elizabeth Garrett, to be its next president, naming a woman to the post for the first time and continuing a trend toward female leaders of the elite Ivy League's campuses.
Garrett, 51, who is also...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The college classroom is embracing television, as A&E Network's History channel has partnered with the University of Oklahoma to offer the very first television network-branded online course for credit.
Enrollment for the "United States, 1865 to the...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 8:45 PM
For the past 18 years, thousands of students at the prestigious University of North Carolina took fake, "paper classes," according to an independent report issued recently. Advisors funneled student athletes into programs to keep them eligible.
| Dec 29, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Concerns were raised in recent years about what role John Evans — one of the founders of Northwestern University and the city of Evanston’s namesake — had played in the infamous Sand Creek Massacre which left an estimated 150 Native...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 12:05 PM
It comes as no real surprise for those who know Apopka product Ty Darlington, but it doesn't render the accomplishment any less impressive.
Always a stellar academician, Darlington, a junior starting football center at the University of Oklahoma, was...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Christian B. Hennion was promoted to partner at Katten Muchin Rosenman in Chicago in the Financial Services. He focuses on financial services and asset management matters. Hennion received his law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Design company DDG may be based in Brewers Hill, but it never let Baltimore define it.
Founded in 1979, the firm's focus is commercial work — shopping centers, movie theaters and hotels, including landmark mixed-use developments, such as the...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Is it a sign of the times that commencement speeches have become controversial?
This year has been marked by a string of protests at college campuses across the country against the people invited to deliver keynote addresses at graduation ceremonies....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:25 AM
This year may have been Johnny Crain's last at North Central College, but he certainly left on a high note.
The recent graduate finished his Cardinal running career with an individual national championship in the 10,000 meters, ending one of the most...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:47 PM
They coach the same game, with the same-sized fields and same oblong ball. They both wear whistles, headsets and sunglasses that hide sleep-starved eyes closer to Xs than O's.
But the difference between being a head football coach in college and the NFL...