Texas university embraces Arab studies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOUSTON CHRONICLE) To describe the difference between modern standard Arabic and classical, or Quranic, Arabic, Ambereen Saleem tells the story of a renowned American scholar who tried to talk to more…

Army ROTC steadily grows on college campuses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) The number of college students in the Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps has grown more than 50 percent since the 2005-06 school year, with the Army more…

Church-going teens get more education

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DESERET NEWS) — Churchgoing teens are 40 percent more likely to graduate from high school and 70 percent more likely to enroll in college, according to a new more…

Girl sues over 'Crotchbook' photo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WCNC) — A former Lake Norman High School student is suing two Internet media companies for libel after she says they posted altered yearbook photos on their websites more…

Kids of lesbian moms 'happier, excel in school'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A new study involving 78 children of lesbian parents hopes to quash fears about homosexual parenting after finding that all participants are doing better in school more…

Obama: College $23,000 a year by 2022

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYCALLER) — President Barack Obama is wooing students and parents on the campaign trail by claiming he will halve the cost growth of college over the next ten more…

Bullied boy with broken bones demands action

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZACHARY TODAY) — About two dozen family members, friends and supporters of 13-year old Jewel M. Sumner Middle School student Chris Lang arrived in protest at the Tangipahoa more…

Student 'stabs friend 25 times'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — A U.S. student studying abroad has been arrested for attempted murder for allegedly stabbing his friend 25 times after a drug-fueled night out in Rome on more…