After Hiatuses, These Teams Are Back in the NCAA Women’s Tournament

Dec 2, 2022

Some teams — like Illinois State and Massachusetts — will have already made history before taking the floor. Juliunn Redmond, Illinois State’s leading scorer, has helped the Redbirds return to the N.C.A.A. tournament for the first time since 2008. Credit... Bobby Metcalf/Quad City Times, via Associated Press Published March 17, 2022 Updated April 3, 2022 Update: South Carolina beat UConn to win its second national cha ...read more

Federal Judge Finds Trump Likely Committed Crimes Over 2020 Election

Dec 2, 2022

“The illegality of the plan was obvious,” the judge wrote in a civil case. Separately, the Jan. 6 panel voted to recommend contempt of Congress charges for two former Trump aides. The actions taken by President Donald J. Trump and the lawyer John Eastman after Mr. Trump’s election loss amounted to “a coup in search of a legal theory,” a federal judge said.  Credit... Audra Melton for The New York Times March 28, 2022 Sign ...read more

A Coach’s Homophobic Taunt Forces Him to Reconsider the Weight of Words

Dec 2, 2022

IRVINE, Calif. — Russell Turner was on top of the world three years ago when he eased into a chair in front of a microphone. Sure, the men’s basketball team he was coaching, U.C. Irvine, had lost decisively to Oregon in the second round of the N.C.A.A. tournament. But the Anteaters had won a school-record 31 games that season, including their first tournament victory with an upset of Kansas State. There was also interest from Pac-12 and Mountain West Conference schools about hiring him. An ...read more

College of Charleston Professor Discovers New Species of - GlobeNewswire

Dec 2, 2022

Research by College of Charleston assistant professor of geology Scott Persons and alum Jay Van Raalte finds new 'Tyrannosaurus' species. March 01, 2022 10:38 ET Source: College of Charleston CHARLESTON, S.C., March 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Of all the scientific names that have been given to our planet’s species, “Tyrannosaurus rex” may be the most famous. Which name do more kids recognize, the king of the dinosaurs or that of our own s ...read more

Deadly Texas crash: College students, golf coach killed - CTV News

Dec 2, 2022

HOBBS, N.M. - Nine people have died in a fiery, head-on collision in West Texas, including six New Mexico university students and a coach returning from a golf tournament, as well as a 13-year-old boy, authorities said. Those killed in the Tuesday evening crash included University of the Southwest students from Portugal and Mexico. Two Canadian students were hospitalized in critical condition. A pickup truck crossed the center line of a two-lane road in Andrews County, about 50 kilometres ...read more

Ontario's college faculty and staff are threatening to strike. Here are the latest updates - The Globe and Mail

Dec 2, 2022

People walk around Humber College in Toronto in October 2017. A full work stoppage would affect some 250,000 students at schools such as Humber, Niagara College, St. Lawrence, Seneca, Fanshawe, Centennial, George Brown and Durham. Cole Burston/The Canadian Press Update : The two sides agreed to binding arbitration Thursday night, ending the possibility of a strike. Ontario college professors, instructors and other academic staff had threatened to go on strike as early a ...read more

Coach and Six College Golfers Die in Texas Bus Wreck

Dec 2, 2022

The University of the Southwest said its golf coach, Tyler James, was among the dead and that two people were in critical condition. The wreck left at least nine people dead, including the university’s golf coach and six athletes. Credit... Eli Hartman/Odessa American, via Associated Press March 16, 2022 The University of the Southwest’s golf teams were making the kind of drive familiar to athletes at plenty of small colleges ...read more

College Seniors Prepare to Enter a Work World in Flux

Dec 2, 2022

DealBook newsletter As workplaces transformed by the pandemic negotiate a “new normal,” DealBook asked college seniors across the country what they hope it will look like. Credit... Illustration by The New York Times; Photos by Seth Wenig/Associated Press and Cayce Clifford/ The New York Times. Published Feb. 20, 2022 Updated Feb. 22, 2022 The DealBook Newsletter   Our columnist Andrew Ross Sorkin and his Times colleagues help ...read more

The US Gets Some More Tuition-Free College Programs

Dec 2, 2022

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Super Bowl 2022 Live Updates: The Rams and Bengals to Face Off

Dec 2, 2022

Get alerts for live updates. Image Aaron Donald celebrated his final play, pressuring Cincinnati quarterback Joe Burrow to seal a Super Bowl title. Credit... Ben Solomon for The New York Times INGLEWOOD, Calif. — The Los Angeles Rams used a late comeback to down the Cincinnati Bengals, 23-20, in the Super Bowl on Sunday, capturing an N.F.L. championship by scoring a touchdown with less than two minutes remaining in the fourth ...read more