Education Top Stories

SAE apology

KOCO-TV

Racist SAE chant was taught at national event

The national office of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity changed its tune.

Just two weeks ago, the national office condemned a racist chant that resulted in the shutdown of the University of Oklahoma SAE chapter, saying, "The national fraternity does not...

Ebola anniversary

From Phoenix Air Group

Educator becomes Ebola responder

Today, Katie Meyler might be meeting with Google executives or maybe giving a talk at the United Nations about girls' education, poverty or Ebola. But just a few months ago, she was on the front lines fighting the Ebola epidemic in Liberia.

"I think a...

Trustees consider splitting Columbia College into schools

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Columbia College Board of Trustees will vote in April on a proposal to split the college into separate schools.

college classroom lecture hall

iStock/VM

Only 40% from middle class who start college earn bachelor's degree

Here's a little-known, scary stat: More than half of middle class kids who start college fail to earn a bachelor's degree within six to eight years.

The low graduation rate has big implications for young adults' ability to remain in the middle class, ...

MUPD chief announces retirement

MU Police Chief Jack Watring has announced his retirement effective in June.

GENERIC MONEY CASH US CURRENCY $100 BILLS

iStock

What $100,000 in student debt feels like

Loads. Of. Debt.

That's the story of graduates today.

But $100,000? Or more. Any debt counselor will tell you that's insane.

It's a choke-hold on young people starting their lives -- It means putting off getting married, having children, and buying th...

College lecture hall

fredjk/SXC

Where you go to college usually doesn't matter

During a conversation with a professor at an Ivy League college, a mother nudges her daughter to share how she's president of her school's "survivors-of-bulimia" group.

Bob jones III

CNN

Bob Jones III sorry for anti-gay comments

Three and a half decades after calling for homosexuals to be stoned, former Bob Jones University President Bob Jones III has apologized.

Irresistible Headlines

Entertainment Headlines

 
There are currently no severe weather alerts.
Advertisement

ABC 17 News Most Popular Stories

Advertisement

ABC 17 Toolbox