| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:51 PM
USC has won all four of its football games against Boston College, including a 35-7 decision at the Coliseum last season. Staff writer Gary Klein examines the story lines and matchups:
USC has fared well in trips East in the last 10...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Steven Salaita's First Amendment rights remain intact. And academic freedom is not under assault at the University of Illinois.
Otherwise, I might be as worked up as those who demonstrated on Salaita's behalf at Thursday's meeting of the U. of I....
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
I can't believe I actually saw this headline the other day: "UCF's William Stanback may not start against Missouri on Saturday."
According to the story by the Sentinel's Shannon Owens-Green,...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Controversial professor Steven Salaita, whose job offer was revoked weeks before he was to start at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, plans to make his first public comments this afternoon on campus, following an expected classroom walkout...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:20 PM
WASHINGTON The solution to the big issue of nuclear nonproliferation might be smaller than you think so small it's virtually invisible and massless.
Physicists at Virginia Tech have found a way to use these teeny subatomic particles, called neutrinos, to...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Bryan Drowos, 35, of Boca Raton, has already made quite a name for himself both locally and nationally as a Jewish young adult leader.
For the past few years, he has been chair of the Young Adult Division of the Boca Raton-based Jewish Federation of...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:10 AM
CORAL GABLES—When he was hired at Miami nearly four years ago, school officials believed Al Golden would be the coach best able to bring the Hurricanes football program back to national prominence.
After three full seasons, a protracted NCAA...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Three years ago, N.C. State fans put a hurt on UNC-Chapel Hill by discovering that a football player's term paper largely consisted of passages cut and pasted from several sources. It was the first hint of a long-standing academic scandal involving...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:50 PM
MANKATO, Minn. The lowest moments in his two-year battle are still painful for Minnesota State Mankato football coach Todd Hoffner.
"We were down to very little money," Hoffner said, sitting in his dining room with his wife, Melodee. The family, he said,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Tuition jumped by 5.2 percent on average at public four-year colleges and universities and by 4.6 percent at community colleges, according to data released Wednesday by the State Council on Higher Education for Virginia.
According to Kirsten Nelson, a...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:00 PM
In recent months, I've been concerned about the level of credence being given to some reports covering honey bees and colony decline, especially those that claim that a bee-apocalypse is coming and that bees will most definitely be extinct within a few...