Springfield Mayor Dominic Sarno says the city held up its part of the bargain, and expects the diocese to reopen school at old site on Surrey Road.
Most license plates carry a seemingly random mix of letters and numbers. But what if you threw a star, a diamond or a heart in […]
Naomi Volain, who teaches environmental science at Central High School, is in the running for “Global Teacher of the Year.”
Valentine’s Day is a celebrated with Valentine greeting cards… thanks in part to a 19th-century student of Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts. Leslie […]
Iranian students are now barred from entering specific programs at the university, effective February 1st. UMass says it’s following federal law.
Kathryn Mauke was an honor roll student at Sabis International Charter School. She had won a scholarship to attend American International College.
After weeks of frigid temperatures and snowfall, some shelter residents are starting to go a little stir crazy.
Leaders of Springfield Prep Charter School, which will open next Fall in the South End, are finding it’s hard to recruit among their target population — families with few resources, who live in the neighborhood. Charter school critics say that’s the problem.
Education experts have long worried about the lost instructional time, but prior research got this wrong, says Harvard Kennedy School professor Joshua Goodman.
Western Massachusetts has some of the highest rates of vaccine refusal in the state — especially Hampshire, Franklin, and Berkshire Counties. Health experts say pockets of under vaccination are most vulnerable to disease outbreaks.
Most hospitals provided sleeping quarters for staff to stay overnight. They expect ER visits to pick up after the snow abates and people venture outside.
A surprising result in a new study finds that plants not originally from the United States, called non-natives, are more widespread than native plants. Bethany […]
In a follow-up to the documentary, “The Path To Primary Care,” advocates for front-line medicine come up with ways to attract more med students to the field, including classic activist tactics, and systemic changes in how offices practice medicine.
Among the flurry of bills signed by Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick before he left office, was legislation offering band parents the option to have their […]
Although informants helped university police make drug arrests, a working group determined the policy’s harms outweighed the benefits.