Harvard University Selects Oakland Unified School District For New Education ProgramThe Harvard Graduate School of Education announced Tuesday that it has selected the Oakland Unified School District to be one of six districts in the country to participate in a new program aimed at improving educational outcomes for all students.
Harvard Student Loses Facebook Internship After His App Exploits Privacy FlawsA Harvard University student says he lost his internship at Facebook after he launched a browser application that showed privacy flaws on the social media giant's mobile messenger.
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Columbia Law Professor Argues That Google Is 'Degrading' Search Results To Bolster Its Own PropertiesThe study concluded that Google is "reducing social welfare, leaving consumers with lower quality results and worse matches."
Harvard Study: Reusable Grocery Bags May Make You More Likely To Buy Organic, Indulge In Junk FoodThey're good for the environment, but could your reusable shopping bag lead to weight gain? New research from Harvard may link links reusable bags to junk food.
Bay Area Cities Rank Among Unhappiest Major CitiesAccording to data collected we’re a very miserable people here in the Bay Area, Live 105 reports…
San Jose School Overcomes Odds, Low-Income Neighborhood To Send Graduates To 4-Year CollegesA high school in San Jose which serves one of the lowest-income neighborhoods in the city is sending a record number of seniors to college; on Wednesday, the principal recognized them with T-shirts of the schools they are attending.
Five Things: NCAA Tournament Bids And Wichita’s PerfectionIn the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.
Star Wars Breakthrough: Physicists Close To Creating Real-Life LightsabersThe moment "Star Wars" fans have been waiting for might finally be here: Lightsabers are no longer just a figment of George Lucas' imagination. They could soon be more than a plastic Hollywood prop or a Halloween accessory.
Harvard, MIT Scientists Create Real Star Wars-Type LightsaberResearchers at Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology say they have built an actual lightsaber, like the ones used in the Star Wars saga...
Five Things: FGCU First 15 Seed In Sweet 16 And Pac 12 Exceeds Its SeedsTo measure the unpredictability of this year’s NCAA Tournament, consider two items that didn’t make this column: Gonzaga, a 32-win team on a 15-game win streak, didn’t survive the first weekend, and Harvard, a 14 seed, won its first ever Tournament game.
Opinion: Obama Should Release His College TranscriptsForget Romney’s taxes that will simply confirm his wealthy. Let’s see Obama’s college transcripts and find out what is necessary for him to hide.