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Healthier school food and physical activity environments matter for childhood obesity

Added: 10.07.2020 23:23 | 1 views | 0 comments

Students at elementary and secondary schools that offer healthier food offerings and more opportunities for physical activities have a healthier body mass index, according to researchers. The study, published in Preventive Medicine Reports, uses professional measures of students' height and weight -- the gold standard for studying childhood obesity -- in a study on the effects of a school's food offerings and physical activity environment.

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Immigration advocates, educators slam new ICE rule restricting foreign college students: 'It really has no basis'

Added: 10.07.2020 22:04 | 8 views | 0 comments

Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with the state of California, have filed a lawsuit over the temporary rule change. 

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Pupils could miss out on deserved exam results, Commons committee warns

Added: 10.07.2020 21:15 | 16 views | 0 comments

Pupils could miss out on the exam results they deserve this summer as the system risks being "unfair" for disadvantaged students, a Commons committee has warned.

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Phoenix schools go fully remote for beginning of school year

Added: 10.07.2020 19:06 | 5 views | 0 comments

Schools in Arizona are delaying the start of the upcoming school year as the state sees a surge in new coronavirus cases. Phoenix schools have taken precautions a step further by announcing students will not return for in-person classes until at least October. Chad Gestson, the superintendent for the Phoenix Union High School District, joined CBSN to discuss the decision.


Trump threatens tax-exempt status, funding for universities and schools over 'radical left indoctrination'

Added: 10.07.2020 18:52 | 10 views | 0 comments

Republicans have long railed against alleged left-wing indoctrination in public schools and universities, citing "free speech zones," cases of professors and administrators showing hostility toward conservative students.

US student visas: 'A lot of people I know are scared for the future'

Added: 10.07.2020 17:16 | 5 views | 0 comments

The US said some visas could be revoked because of coronavirus, leaving students confused and uncertain.

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Revisiting the murder of Louis Allen

Added: 10.07.2020 17:13 | 0 views | 0 comments

On September 25, 1961, Louis Allen witnessed a powerful state legislator shoot and kill a black man. After Allen decided to tell the truth about what he saw, he was killed. Allen’s unsolved murder spurred thousands of white college students to come to Mississippi in the Freedom Summer of 1964.


Students: Buy a discounted Chromebook, get Sony's $200 noise-canceling headphones free

Added: 10.07.2020 16:01 | 21 views | 0 comments

The laptops start at $299, making this an especially sweet bundle. Plus, this two-in-one Hamilton Beach coffee maker is on sale for $80.

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Watch Kate Middleton Surprise Young Tennis Fans With a Virtual Visit From Andy Murray

Added: 10.07.2020 14:50 | 18 views | 0 comments

Kate MiddletonKate Middleton totally aced this surprise. The Duchess of Cambridge hosted a video chat with students from Bond Primary School in Mitcham and brought on an unexpected guest--tennis pro...

MVRDV to Transform Iconic Expo 2000 Pavilion into Co-working Complex

Added: 10.07.2020 14:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

Design practice has unveiled a new plan to transform their seminal from the 2000 World Expo in . The project will convert the former Expo Pavilion into a co-working office building, as well as two structures for student housing and parking. The team aims to reinterpret the original project’s concept for the two new buildings and celebrate the iconic structure.


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