| 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...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:56 PM
Alert: Unconfirmed reports of explosives at four sites on campus: Science Center, Thayer, Sever and Emerson. Evacuate those buildings now.
Harvard University issued that warning Monday morning, and police swarmed the Cambridge, Mass., campus for several...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:23 PM
It was "Friday Night Lights" in Corona, high school football center stage.
The joy of anticipation bubbled over. Teenage players couldn't wait. Parents and friends were in the stands. The communities that embrace Corona Santiago High and Upland High...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 6:56 PM
At first glance, the Facebook photo doesn't look like a USC alumni gathering: No cardinal and gold in sight, not a single Tommy Trojan to be found.
But, on closer inspection, it's apparent that half of the smiling men are flashing the Trojan "victory"...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 3:22 PM
Congressional sequestration budget cuts have reduced federal grants and delayed research projects, restricting the nation’s ability to innovate and grow, according to a survey of organizations representing 300 research universities.
| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:20 PM
Mall developer and political mover Rick Caruso pledged $5 million Wednesday to expand an "ecosystem" of social and educational programs in Watts, with the goal of helping 200 young people break out of poverty and violence in South Los Angeles.
| Nov 6, 2013
| 2:18 PM
College students, faculty and administrators met Wednesday at Cal State Dominguez Hills to express their concerns about President Obama’s proposals to make college more affordable.
The forum is one of four public sessions held around the country...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
"When I was in high school and first heard the piece I immediately fell in love with it. It was sexy, naughty and little dangerous. By the time I got to college, I had dismissed it as cheesy trash. Now that I am older, it's all of the above."
| Oct 27, 2013
| 7:59 PM
When he arrived at one of Los Angeles' preeminent private high schools seven years ago, baseball coach Matt LaCour knew how to win. He had a CIF championship under his belt.
But the self-described "public school kid" was now at Harvard-Westlake School,...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 4:08 PM
No need to demand a refund from Athlon or Lindy's because those preseason magazines failed to pick football winners this year for the Western Athletic and Big East conferences.
Football, in those leagues, has gone to the Big Coffin Corner Kick in the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Campus visits are a grand tradition in the American university-shopping experience, and for good reason: They’re crucial to a future freshman’s college selection and application process. College tours offer valuable firsthand insight into...