ST. LOUIS — A few years ago, the psychologist Peter Gray released a fascinating — and sobering — study: Lack of free play in millennials' overscheduled lives is giving kids anxiety and depression in record numbers. Why? They're missing what Gray's generation (and mine) had: "Time to explore …
WASHINGTON — Challenged to list several questionable procedures that are commonly used in their field, America’s joint surgeons came out against custom shoe inserts and two types of dietary supplements.
PHILADELPHIA—It might be fair to describe the major changes that are coming in 2016 to the nation’s most-recognizable college-admissions test, the SAT, as “intense.”
President Barack Obama speaks during a tour of a classroom, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Community College of Allegheny County West Hills Center in Oakdale, Pa., before speaking about the importance of jobs-driven skills training in a 21st Century economy. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
OAKDALE, Pa. — Urging the U.S. to keep up in the global skills race, President Obama on Wednesday highlighted $600 million in new job-training grants that he said could help people land well-paying jobs.
What do exotic dancers, Sleepy’s mattress deliverymen, graduate assistants, FedEx drivers, cleaning contractors, student interns, carpenters and college football players have in common?
The University of Arizona launched the final phase of the largest fundraising campaign in its history Friday and started things off with a bang.
Six years ago, Cherie and Brian Lowe decided they’d had enough with being in debt. The couple, who live in Greenwood, Ind., owed more than $127,000 in student loans, credit card bills, auto loans and more. With a second child on the way, they worried about how they would make ends meet.
PHOENIX — Plans to create a veterinary school at the University of Arizona have hit a roadblock as state lawmakers approved just enough money to tease the idea but not enough to actually make it happen.
The Tucson Unified School District is declaring itself an “immigrant destination district,” pledging to support students regardless of their immigration status.
The dean of the University of Arizona’s College of Medicine in Tucson, who is at the center of a fierce dispute with a top surgeon, is leaving his job for a new one at UA.
Gresham designed modern buildings with an appreciation of their historical setting.
He may have a top-rated team, but basketball coach Sean Miller is raising ire internally at the UA for an ad campaign some see as helping a business competitor.
In the early 1990s, my company was exploring locations for a strategic expansion into electro-optic system development. The criteria included access to a deep pool of talent, a robust ecosystem in electro-optic technologies and a desirable place to live that would attract and retain the best…
A charismatic head surgeon who attracted high-profile doctors to the University of Arizona Medical Center in Tucson says he’s being forced out of his job.
The University of Arizona is seeking public help to restore a beloved campus landmark that will soon house the new office of the UA’s president.
BOSTON — President Obama wants Washington to grade colleges and universities based on their costs and success rates, but some people are already way ahead of him.
Students at the University of Arizona will face a base tuition and fee hike of 3 percent this fall.
A UA student was molested by a man Tuesday night near North Park Avenue and East First Street.
The Arizona Board of Regents is debating higher tuition rates for public universities.