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Planned closure of small Virginia college stirs alumnae

published about 2 hours ago
SWEET BRIAR, Va. (AP) - Tears gave way to determination Wednesday as fiercely loyal Sweet Briar College students and alumnae vowed to keep their small ... more

BCC picks president with close ties to county

published about 3 hours ago
Burlington County College didn't have to look far for its next president. A year after Gov. Christie plucked its previous president out of the state's ... more

Priscilla Sands to step down at Springside CHA

published about 3 hours ago
Priscilla Sands, the longtime top administrator of Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, announced Wednesday that she will step down at the end of this academic year ... more

Rendell Center moves to Penn

published about 4 hours ago
Two public policy centers in the Philadelphia region are joining forces with the goal of improving civics education in schools.

Is Happy Valley happy again?

published about 4 hours ago
Could it be Happy Valley is happy again? Ever since the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal roiled Pennsylvania State University, dozens of candidates have ... more

Hite: money not enough - Philly schools must change

published about 4 hours ago
Even if piles of promised cash come through from the city and state, the Philadelphia School District must rethink the way it does business, William ... more