All posts tagged "graduation"

  • (Yonhap)
    Sign of times: 135 schools in S. Korea have no new graduates

    SEJONG (Yonhap) — A total of 135 schools in South Korea lack students to hold graduation ceremonies, caused by the nation’s low birthrate and the gravitation of the population to big cities, government data showed Tuesday. As...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • kops
    Good news: 87-year-old finally gets her college degree

    By Brian Han It’s never too late to learn. 87-year-old Eleanor Kops graduated from the University of Nebraska with about 750 other students on Sunday. Before starting up her education, she had not been to a college...

    • Posted August 18, 2015
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  • (AP file)
    School official presses charges for cheering at graduation

    SENATOBIA, Miss. (AP) — Can cheering be criminal? One Mississippi school superintendent says yes, and he swore out charges against three people for doing it. The three face misdemeanor public disturbance charges after they disobeyed instructions and...

    • Posted June 3, 2015
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  • (AP)
    UCLA tops USC in graduating athletes

    LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Eighty-seven percent of the UCLA athletes who entered the university between 2004 and 2007 graduated within six years of their enrollments, compared to 80 percent who entered cross-town rival USC during the same period, according to...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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