Articles in the Education Category

Eclipse: Who? What? Where? When? And How?
Posted in Featured Article, Higher Learning on 18 August 2017
Stats: and No Comments Posted August 18th 2017   On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature’s most awe-inspiring sights – a total solar eclipse. This path, where the moon will completely cover the sun and the [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: Cleveland Play House Theatre Academy!
Posted in Aside Bottom 2, Education, The Arts Unplugged on 14 August 2017
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Cleveland Play House Posted August 14th 2017   Education Classes for All Ages and Levels For more than eight decades, CPH has offered educational programming as varied as the stories on its stages. Alumni include Academy Award®-winner Paul Newman, Academy Award- and Tony Award®-winner Joel Grey, and Toy Story 3 Director Lee Unkrich, among many [...]

Civil Rights Groups Fire Back At Trump Administration’s Investigation Of Affirmative Action Admissions!
Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning on 9 August 2017
Stats: and No Comments By Lauren Camera, US News Posted August 9th 2017   US ATTORNEY GENERAL JEFF SESSIONS Civil rights groups are firing back Wednesday morning after the New York Times reported late Tuesday that the Justice Department is investigating and considering bringing lawsuits against universities over race-based affirmative action admissions policies that the Trump administration believes [...]

‘Step’ The True Life Story Of A Baltimore Dance Team In Theaters This Weekend!
Posted in Education, In Theatres, MXO Entertainment News on 9 August 2017
Stats: and No Comments Posted August 9th 2017 (PHOTO: BLESSIN GIRALDO, TAYLA SOLOMON AND CORI GRAINGER)   STEP MOVIE TRAILER STEP is the true-life story of a girls’ high-school step team against the background of the heart of Baltimore. These young women learn to laugh, love and thrive – on and off the stage – even when the world [...]

What You Need To Know About Ohio’s Sales Tax Holiday This Weekend!
Posted in Education, Good Dollars and Sense on 3 August 2017
Stats: and No Comments Posted August 3rd 2017   If you want to participate in Ohio’s Sales Tax Holiday this weekend from your couch, you’re in luck because it counts for online purchases too, WOIO reports. The sales tax holiday is designed to give Ohioans a break when buying all of the supplies and clothes to head back [...]

Power To The People-Angela Davis Biopic Underway!
Posted in Education, In Production, MXO Entertainment News on 28 July 2017
Stats: and No Comments Posted July 28th 2017   “Sweet Black Angel”-The Story Behind Angela Davis In the 60’s and 70s, Angela Davis was feared by many and revered by even more.  Davis emerged from her deep Southern roots in Alabama to become one of the most prominent activists in history. As the leader of groups like the [...]

Ohio Colleges To Make Emergency Grants Available To Students!
Posted in Education, MXO Business Report on 28 July 2017
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Associated Press Posted July 28th 2017   A Wisconsin-based nonprofit is funding a two-year program that would make emergency grants available to some low-income students at 11 Ohio colleges and universities. The Columbus Dispatch reports the Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates is the program’s primary funding source. An Ohio State University Office of [...]

Rules To Help Defrauded Students Clear Loans Being Revised!
Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning, MXO Business Report on 27 July 2017
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Associated Press By Maria Danilova, Associated Press Posted July 27th 2017   BETSY DEVOS, US  SECRETARY OF EDUCATION The Education Department  will change two key Obama-era rules governing student loan forgiveness in cases involving fraud and misconduct by universities. The department said it will convene special committees to rewrite Borrower Defense to Repayment and Gainful [...]

LCCC Closer To Offering Bachelor’s Degree Program!
Posted in Higher Learning on 27 July 2017
Stats: and No Comments By Lisa Roberson Posted July 27th 2017 (PHOTO: MARICA BALLINGER, PRESIDENT LORAIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)     Lorain County Community College is ready to become the state’s first community college to offer a bachelor’s degree program on its campus. For years, LCCC has filled the bachelor level need through its University Partnership, which allows students [...]

New CEO Takes Over Lorain Schools!
Posted in Breaking News, Education on 26 July 2017
Stats: and No Comments By Annie Wu Posted July 26th 2017 (PHOTO: DAVID HARDY JR, CEO LORAIN CITY SCHOOLS)   Lorain City Schools has a new CEO.  After three years of failing grades on its state report card, Lorain schools will have a Chief Executive Officer with the powers of a superintendent and school board. By a vote [...]