Campus Suicide and the Pressure of Perfection

She had put on her Penn Face. But living up to expectations was just too much. Dying seemed the only way out. It wasn’t.

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City Invalidates Test Scores of Third Graders at Harlem School

The Education Department invalidated the results of the state exam taken by third graders amid allegations of testing improprieties by the principal of the Teachers College Community School.

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Peg Lynch, Writer and Star of Early Situation Comedy, Dies at 98

Ms. Lynch was a pioneering woman in broadcast entertainment, writing nearly 11,000 scripts, creating original characters and performing her own written work.

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Op-Ed Columnist: Zombies Against Medicare

Arguments that have already been shown to be false are still used by conservatives to attack a program that has done rather well.

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First Words: Should We Fear the Political ‘Crazies’?

When John McCain referred to people who attended an anti-immigration rally as “crazies,” he was trying to marginalize supporters of Donald Trump. But is the political status quo any saner?

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Harlem Principal Said She Forged Test Answers, Education Dept. Says

The principal, Jeanene Worrell-Breeden of Teachers College Community School, said she had done so because students had not finished the exams, according to a memorandum released Monday.

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Adjunct Action News, by Mike: Stories About the Life of Adjunct Professors

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