Newcastle University apologized to the medical student who received a yellow card, typically given to students who exhibit unprofessional or concerning behavior.
Closed international borders and limited online study options have taken a bite out of the education sector.
International students will be permitted to return to New South Wales under a new plan greenlit by the state government. Under the pilot arrangement, 250 students will be permitted entry from mid-year, and will undergo quarantine in specially-built facilities. Those entries will come above and beyond the state’s existing cap […]
New York's "Get a Shot to Make Your Future" prize draw would allow parents of vaccinated 12 to 17-year-olds to add their child's names to a raffle.
The Gerald A. Lawson Endowment fund also seeks to increase minority representation in the gaming and tech industry.
An astounding 73% of Australians are in favour of keeping the international border closed until at least mid-2022, even if vaccinations are offered to the entire eligible population. Newspoll data reported by The Australian suggests the majority of Australians are content to keep the hardline border approach in play until […]
New financial reports show some of Victoria’s major universities dipped tens of millions of dollars into the red over 2020. RMIT, Swinburne, and La Trobe are among the tertiary institutions to post sizable operating losses, linked to COVID-19 shutdowns and border closures. Some universities posted operating surpluses, but further disruption […]
Australian universities anticipate they’ll be short $3.8 billion as international enrolments plummet. Despite the fallout, federal government funding is on track to fall to its lowest level in more than a decade. It leaves universities facing the prospect of stretching a 2009-sized budget to educate an extra 400,000 students. Visit […]
TikTok commenters wanted to know how the pizza tasted and if it's safe to eat, so Insider asked students and food safety experts to weigh in.
In a statement to the University of South Alabama on Friday, President Tony Waldrop said the faculty members involved were placed on leave.
The comment was made during a post-game talk in a locker room after the Creighton University Bluejays lost, ESPN reported.
Tulane University suspended Dr. Princess Dennar from her role as program director last week. Dennar filed a lawsuit in October alleging discrimination. Tulane says her suspension is unrelated. In the lawsuit, Dennar says she was originally denied the director role because, a school leader told her, he feared she would […]
As universities shifted from in-person to online classes, students reconsidered their college experience. Some decided to trade dorm life for van life. Insider spoke to five students completing college from a van. They were enticed into the lifestyle to save money and travel the country. But it doesn’t come without […]
A student at the University of Sydney pledged to make a personal donation of around $US36,000 to the student council after being criticised for slacking in her elected job. Abbey Shi, an art and law student, had not performed her duties as co-general secretary in the last three months and […]
When incoming freshmen pictured college, their expectations for socialising included dorm movie nights, fraternity parties, clubs, and apartment hangs. But every aspect of college life looks different due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, including Friday and Saturday night plans. From movie nights to late-night quizzes, take a look at the […]
As colleges across the nation welcome students back to campus, those welcome letters also come with agreements that outline what students can and can’t do. Stanford University, for example, has students sign a “campus compact,” in which students agree not to party, keep gatherings limited, social distance, and wear face […]
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the traditional college experience has been upended for students across the US, and “normal” college activities have halted. Greek life, which is predicated largely on social interaction, looks different. Major events have been postponed, cancelled, or moved online. But at many colleges, including the University of […]