Monument bandaging and dragon walking: 8 weird student traditions from around the world

You probably already know about the nickle under the heel and the calls for freebies. Have you ever heard anything about a flying piano or bandaged monuments? Not? Then “Lifehacker” will tell you about it. 1. The flight of the piano MIT is one of ...

Trump administration lifts restrictions for international students due to online tuition

The administration of US President Donald Trump has canceled a rule that prohibited foreign students from staying in the United States if they are studying online. This writes CNN. The decision was made a week after the US Immigration and Customs Police (ICE) ...

In one of the universities in California, they figured out how to avoid the deportation of foreign students

Hundreds of students at the University of California at Berkeley are discussing a plan to create a full-time course exclusively to circumvent the new US immigration rules, which could lead to the deportation of international students with F-1 visas. And they say that at least one teacher also accepts ...

Shooting at a student party in Texas: there are dead

Two people were killed and 14 were injured as a shooter opened fire at a university party in honor of the start of the school year in Texas, writes theBabel. The incident occurred in Greenville, near Dallas, where students at Texas A&M Commerce University celebrated ...

Tens of thousands of students in California lost financial aid

In California, tens of thousands of students who are studying online outside the state have suddenly lost their right to receive federal financial assistance. The students who lost help became victims of an attempt by the union, the National Association of Education, to prevent Betsy DeVos, head of the Department of Education, from postponing entry into force ...

Los Angeles city buses will be free for students.

Since August, students in Los Angeles will be able to ride DASH city buses for free, writes Surbed Los Angeles. Mayor Eric Garsetti announced the start of a one-year pilot program that will cancel the fare on city buses for K-12 students and college students. Now…

Millionaire will pay debts for study of a whole course of college students in Atlanta

During the graduation ceremony at Morehouse College, Atlanta, Georgia, one of the invited guests, a millionaire, philanthropist, general director of Vista Equity Partners Robert Smith, promised to pay off all student loans of 2019 graduates of the year, writes Fox News. Smith spoke to 400 students. Him…

In the closet of a student from North Carolina a stranger secretly lived for several days

Strange sounds, missing clothes and unexplained handprints in various places in the apartment - all this seemed to the student from North Carolina more than suspicious. Until it became clear that the "ghost" was a stranger who was hiding in her closet and, ...

Students received the highest score for the exam, disgracing professors to the whole world. VIDEO

During the week, the video with the teacher was watched almost 8 million times. Andrew Kline, a lecturer in Basics of Media Convergence at Missouri State University, USA, challenged his students to publish a video, picture or post that would quickly gain popularity on the Internet. I thought that ...

How and how much do students eat in American universities

Freshly baked bread, freshly made ice cream, greens, vegetables and fruits are an unexpected assortment for student canteen. But in some American universities this has become the norm, says Present. When enrolling in US universities, all students must choose not only subjects that will ...

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