| Jan 17, 2014
More than 100 colleges and universities, including several in California, promised Thursday to try to attract more low-income students by strengthening relationships with high schools and community colleges, increasing access to advisors and offering more...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 10:15 PM
Two-time defending overall World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher won the challenging giant slalom on the Gran Risa course at Alta Badia, Italy, with two solid runs Sunday and attributed his victory to a fixed screw in his equipment setup.
| Dec 27, 2013
| 5:02 PM
The Webb Schools, a private high school in Claremont, is a magnet for college recruiters from around the country and the world. This fall, 113 Ivy League and other schools sent representatives to the campus — more than the 106 students in the senior...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:50 PM
A private commission cannot revoke the accreditation of City College of San Francisco until a trial is held to determine if the action is lawful, a judge ruled Thursday.
The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges had moved to strip...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Auburn run game vs. Florida State run defense
Auburn is the top rushing team in major college football, averaging 335.7 yards a game.
Tre Mason was a Heisman Trophy finalist after rushing for 1,621 yards and 22 touchdowns behind a line led by center...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Dozens of students gathered outside a South Los Angeles trade school Thursday, angry that the college where they had been taking classes -- and had paid thousands of dollars to attend -- had shut without notice.
Authorities confirmed that...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Hundreds of students and faculty at a financially troubled South Gate trade school were left angry and unsure of their fate Thursday, after the school abruptly closed its doors and federal officials said students would no longer be eligible for...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 8:17 PM
When Alma Renteria attended Lynwood High School, one of her best friends was a gifted soccer player and math student. "I thought he'd be an engineer," she said.
But her friend was taking too few classes to fulfill requirements and barely graduated. Then...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 5:56 PM
California Community college students will have to meet minimum academic standards to receive financial assistance under new rules approved by the system Monday.
The California Community Colleges Board of Governors voted to require that students...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Every January, one or two USC football players with eligibility remaining opt to make themselves available for the NFL draft. It was not a major concern. The Trojans simply replaced those players with other future pros and moved on without worry.
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Movie previews: A listing in the...