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Covid setbacks to schooling are 'nearly insurmountable,' the U.N. says.
Almost two years into the coronavirus pandemic, more than 635 million children globally remain affected by full or partial school closures, the United Nations said Monday in a report that called the setbacks to education "nearly insurmountable."
US high court to hear challenge to race-based college admissions
Challenges brought by a conservative legal activist could bring an end to affirmative action programmes at Harvard, UNC.
U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Challenge To Race-conscious College Admissions - Towleroad Gay News
By Andrew Chung and Lawrence Hurley
Supreme Court Will Hear Challenge to Affirmative Action at Harvard and U.N.C.
The court's new conservative supermajority may be skeptical of admissions programs that take account of race to foster educational diversity.
An animal rights activist was in court on criminal charges. Why was the case suddenly dismissed?
hen animal rights activist Matt Johnson last made national news, he was in disguise.
Cubs pitching prospects that can reach Top-100 status soon
Chicago Cubs fans might have been initially disappointed when Baseball America listed their updated top-100 prospects and only two Cubs (Brennen Davis, Cristian Hernandez) made it.
Game #41: New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes Open Thread
As the Rangers reach the halfway point of the season, they'll face their toughest test of the season thus far.
We moved out of Boston because it was cold
It is Friday and I skipped going into my Beacon Hill real estate office today. I hear It's pretty quiet in downtown Boston these days, there isn't any skating too cold for that.
What I Would Tell My Younger Self About Being a Dad
One of the unspoken qualifications of fatherhood goes something like this: M ust be able to question everything you do, every decision you make, and every choice related to your child's upbringing on a daily basis .
N.C.A.A. Reorganizes Around New Constitution That Shifts Power to Universities
The organizing body in college sports also adopted new rules for transgender athletes to mirror other elite sports in the United States.