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The News & Observer
Wake-up call on ACTNational standardized tests on a broad range of subjects for high school studen
Wake-up call on ACT
The News & Observer / Posted 6 hours ago
National standardized tests on a broad range of subjects for high school students may not be definitive, but in the case of the ACT, the news isn’t good for North Carolina. The state requires all students, not just those who are college-bound, to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cash’s statistics on degree rates are challengedKriner Cash made waves Wednesday when he introduced a slide showing that for ev
Cash’s statistics on degree rates are challenged
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 hours ago
Kriner Cash made waves Wednesday when he introduced a slide showing that for every 100 ninth-graders who enter city high schools, only one goes on to earn a college degree within six years of entering higher education. “This is the kind of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Back-school guide: From kindergarten to collegeThe best first cars for teens or college-bound students don't have to be the fa
Back-school guide: From kindergarten to college
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
The best first cars for teens or college-bound students don't have to be the family clunker. Newer cars are safer, more efficient, more economical and could be a better value over the long haul. Looking for a nice pair of white sneakers? Here are... Read more
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Orange County Register
Angels pitcher Santiago pitches in wherever help is neededWith a month left to lock down at least a wild-card spot, the only Angels story
Angels pitcher Santiago pitches in wherever help is needed
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
With a month left to lock down at least a wild-card spot, the only Angels story that seems to matter is whether the struggling team can make the postseason. Perhaps fretting fans would like to think each Angel is spending every spare moment taking... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo superintendent’s college graduation rate statistic questionedKriner Cash made waves Wednesday when he introduced a slide showing that for ev
Buffalo superintendent’s college graduation rate statistic questioned
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Kriner Cash made waves Wednesday when he introduced a slide showing that for every 100 ninth-graders who enter city high schools, only one goes on to earn a college degree within six years of entering higher education. “This is the kind of... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
2 Medina County schools rank in Newsweek’s top 500 — The Medina County GazetteWadsworth and Highland high schools were listed in the top 500 high schools in
2 Medina County schools rank in Newsweek’s top 500 — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted yesterday
Wadsworth and Highland high schools were listed in the top 500 high schools in the nation by Newsweek’s 2015 rankings. Newsweek ranks the schools based on data that concludes which schools best prepares their students for college. Wadsworth and... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
QHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scoresQUINCY -- Quincy High School students performed slightly better, Quincy Notre D
QHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scores
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 2 days ago
QUINCY -- Quincy High School students performed slightly better, Quincy Notre Dame students performed slightly worse and students across Illinois who graduated in 2015 had the same score on the American College Test as the 2014 graduating class. The... Read more
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New Haven Independent
WNHH Weekend ScheduleFRIDAY: • 5-6 p.m. — Valley Navel Gazing | Valley News • 6-7 p.m. — The Tom F
WNHH Weekend Schedule
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
FRIDAY: • 5-6 p.m. — Valley Navel Gazing | Valley News • 6-7 p.m. — The Tom Ficklin Show | Movin’ On Up • 7-8 p.m. —Dateline New Haven | Mayor Monday • 8-9 p.m. — Bregamos Community Theater Hour • 9-10 p.m. — Open for Business | Barracuda’s... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Wisconsin students score average of 22.2 out of possible 36 on ACT college entrance examMADISON — Wisconsin is tied with Iowa for the No. 2 spot among states on the AC
Wisconsin students score average of 22.2 out of possible 36 on ACT college entrance exam
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
MADISON — Wisconsin is tied with Iowa for the No. 2 spot among states on the ACT college entrance exam. Wisconsin held onto second place, just behind Minnesota, among states where significant numbers of students take the test. Wisconsin’s high... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
This SAT Prep Platform Works On Motivation As Much As Content KnowledgeWhile college entrance exams are now optional for some schools, and the status
This SAT Prep Platform Works On Motivation As Much As Content Knowledge
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
While college entrance exams are now optional for some schools, and the status of the tests has flagged amid discussions of bias and limited predictive value, the SAT and ACT are still important elements of the college admissions process. The belief... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
8/Comic book fans are a colorful lot, quite like the books themselves. This Satur
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Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 2 days ago
Comic book fans are a colorful lot, quite like the books themselves. This Saturday, the St. Bernard branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is honoring a historically underrepresented group in comic book culture: black writers,... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Berkeley school district board evaluates local funding plan, identifies achievement gapsWith the school year starting next week, the Berkeley Unified School District B
Berkeley school district board evaluates local funding plan, identifies achievement gaps
The Daily Californian / Posted 2 days ago
With the school year starting next week, the Berkeley Unified School District Board of Education convened Wednesday to evaluate the beginnings of a locally driven funding plan implemented last year. The Berkeley Unified School District was recently... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) -- Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) -- Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Study finds peak months for college students' first drug useCHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' first drug use
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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MacNN
Back to School gift guide for the newly freed adultsLooking at little things you can give yourself, in the absence of childrenKids
Back to School gift guide for the newly freed adults
MacNN / Posted 3 days ago
Looking at little things you can give yourself, in the absence of childrenKids are great -- except when they aren't. The fall is fabulous for many reasons, not the least of which is sending the munchkins off to be educated for the day, and off to... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO >> Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to t
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO >> Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time during... Read more
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Daily Mail
Study finds peak months for college students' first drug use is November, December and April for stimulants and over the summer for marijua
Study finds peak months for college students' first drug use
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
is November, December and April for stimulants and over the summer for marijuana The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration report examined data from the National Survey... Read more
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The Washington Times
Study finds peak months for college students’ 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students’ 1st drug use
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs during certain times of... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Study Finds Peak Months for College Students' 1st Drug UseParents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptati
Study Finds Peak Months for College Students' 1st Drug Use
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time during certain times... Read more
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The Times Leader
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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FOX News
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO – Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to th
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO – Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time during... Read more
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KOLO 8 Reno
Study Finds Peak Months for College Students' 1st Drug UseCHICAGO (AP) -- Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study Finds Peak Months for College Students' 1st Drug Use
KOLO 8 Reno / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) -- Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Study Finds Peak Months For College Drug UseCHICAGO (AP) – Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study Finds Peak Months For College Drug Use
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) – Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useParents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptati
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time during certain times... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Study Finds Peak Months for College Students' 1st Drug UseUpdated: 08/27/2015 5:40 AM Created: 08/27/2015 5:23 AM WDIO.com CHICAGO (AP)
Study Finds Peak Months for College Students' 1st Drug Use
WDIO Duluth / Posted 3 days ago
Updated: 08/27/2015 5:40 AM Created: 08/27/2015 5:23 AM WDIO.com CHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend... Read more
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Everett Herald
Match your organizing scheme to your kids, from 5 to collegeThe Land of Nod Birdwatcher Wall Hooks ($21.95) come in sets of 3. This Chalk
Match your organizing scheme to your kids, from 5 to college
Everett Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The Land of Nod Birdwatcher Wall Hooks ($21.95) come in sets of 3. This Chalk Calendar Wall Decal ($69 at pbteen.com) sticks on the wall and peels off without damage. Create storage for your college-bound student, and accommodate good filing habits... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Call a duck, bag scholarship moneyCollege bound high school seniors who are into competitive duck calling can ear
Call a duck, bag scholarship money
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
College bound high school seniors who are into competitive duck calling can earn scholarships in the Chick and Sophie Major Scholarship Duck Calling Contest on Nov. 27 in Stuttgart. The scholarship honors Chick and Sophie Major, who were legends in... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) � Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Study finds peak months for college students' first drug useCHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' first drug use
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useParents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptati
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time during certain times... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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Salon.com
Study finds peak months for college students’ 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students’ 1st drug use
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time... Read more
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Daily Herald
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug useCHICAGO -- Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to t
Study finds peak months for college students' 1st drug use
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO -- Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time during... Read more
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ABC News
Study Finds Peak Months for College Students' 1st Drug UseParents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptati
Study Finds Peak Months for College Students' 1st Drug Use
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time during certain times... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee ACT scores remain staticA student takes a test on a recent day. When it comes to ACT scores, high scho
Tennessee ACT scores remain static
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
A student takes a test on a recent day. When it comes to ACT scores, high school students haven't shown much improvement nationally in the past four years. The test is designed to assess college readiness, and ACT Chief Executive Officer Jon... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Newsweek ranks Piedmont High 25th best in U.S.PIEDMONT -- Piedmont High ranked 25th in Newsweek magazine's annual list of the
Newsweek ranks Piedmont High 25th best in U.S.
Oakland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
PIEDMONT -- Piedmont High ranked 25th in Newsweek magazine's annual list of the nation's top high schools released Aug. 19, affirming the Piedmont Unified School District's commitment to excellence in learning. "PHS ranks consistently high on the... Read more
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Investopedia
6 Ways to Save Money on College SuppliesBack-to-school shopping takes on a whole new meaning when a family member heads
6 Ways to Save Money on College Supplies
Investopedia / Posted 4 days ago
Back-to-school shopping takes on a whole new meaning when a family member heads off to college. Besides basic supplies (paper, pencils, pens, highlighters and more), there are textbooks, electronics and dorm-room essentials to purchase. All of these... Read more
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SportingNews
Curt Schilling doth protest too much: 'I don’t have a racist bone in my body'Oops, he did it again. Former major league pitching ace and current ESPN analy
Curt Schilling doth protest too much: 'I don’t have a racist bone in my body'
SportingNews / Posted 4 days ago
Oops, he did it again. Former major league pitching ace and current ESPN analyst Curt Schilling has found himself once again in the midst of a social media maelstrom. This time he is on the wrong side of the ledger. A few months back, Schilling... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
‘Walking Dead’ Spinoff Explores New TerritoryWith the undeniable success of AMC’s The Walking Dead, it makes sense that the
‘Walking Dead’ Spinoff Explores New Territory
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 4 days ago
With the undeniable success of AMC’s The Walking Dead, it makes sense that the network would produce a spinoff. Fear the Walking Dead (9 p.m. Sundays, AMC) promises zombie-apocalypse action in the fictional universe fans have come to love, with a... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Staten Island's top college leaders urge 30,000 degrees by 2025For the three top college leaders on Staten Island to work closely together on
Staten Island's top college leaders urge 30,000 degrees by 2025
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 days ago
For the three top college leaders on Staten Island to work closely together on a project is unusual. But they are doing just that on a plan called 30,000 Degrees by 2025. The trio of educators is seeking to encourage more of our students and other... Read more
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News 8000
Wisconsin tied with Iowa for No. 2 spot on ACT exam scoresWisconsin is tied with Iowa for the No. 2 spot among states on the ACT college
Wisconsin tied with Iowa for No. 2 spot on ACT exam scores
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
Wisconsin is tied with Iowa for the No. 2 spot among states on the ACT college entrance exam. Wisconsin held onto second place, just behind Minnesota, among states where significant numbers of students take the test. Wisconsin's high school seniors... Read more
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