education

Documentary

A New Documentary Shows How Education in NZ and the US is Divided on Racial Lines

Where you learn depends on where you live, and where you live often depends on what colour you are.
Zahra Shahtahmasebi
12.13.18
drinking

What It's Really Like to Stay Sober in College

"I find alcohol existentially terrifying.”
Eve Peyser
12.5.18
uni

Why There's Nothing Cool About Lectured By a Robot at Uni

Universities are experimenting with teaching by holograms and robots, but this would probably just screw over actual human academics.
Tom Whyman
11.25.18
Australia Today

Gay Students Could Be Rejected from Religious Schools Under New Laws

There's a push to change Australia's anti-discrimination laws, so that religious schools can freely discriminate against gay students and teachers.
Gavin Butler
10.10.18
psychology

Telling People to Find Their Passion Is Bad Advice

Here's what we should probably tell each other instead.
جيسيكا دوري
7.12.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Kenya can’t control its children’s gambling addictions

It’s illegal for kids under 18 to gamble in Kenya, but these slot machines are everywhere.
Yousra Elbagir
6.26.18
Learning to Learn

How to Remember Every Boring Lecture You've Ever Had to Sit Through

Take a page from IIT grad Kaustubh Khare's notebooks and start sketchnoting like a boss.
Sameer Manekar
6.5.18
education

Wales Is Leading the Way in LGBT-Inclusive Sex Education

It just became one of the first countries in the world to make it compulsory, in a change to the curriculum that will be rolled out in 2022.
Gina Tonic
5.29.18
school

The Secrets of the Staff Room

This is what teachers talk about when you can't hear.
Anonymous
5.24.18
entertainment

Scholars Say​ if You Hate the Kardashians, You Probably Hate Yourself

The field of Kardashian research is growing. Here's what it can tell us about society.
Katya Lopatko
5.7.18
University

We Asked Students About Their Biggest Lessons From First Year

‘Don’t leave porn on your laptop before you go into lecture.’
Sierra Bein
5.6.18
News of Zealand

News of Zealand: NZ Banks Told To Prove They're Not Ripping Us Off

Their Australian counterparts sure have been. Plus asthma on the rise and unconscious bias in schools disadvantages Māori.
95 bFM
5.1.18
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