Over the last couple of decades, we have been engaged in an enormous national experiment, taking impressionable and often ignorant teenagers and young adults and seeing just how much student loan debt they can handle.
College students at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte have a new tool at their fingertips to protect themselves on campus. Campus police have launched a new smartphone app. East Carolina University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro will be the next schools to offer the LifeSafe app.
The United States has traditionally produced the world’s top engineers — the vast majority of them men. A 2012 report by the Congressional Joint Economic Committee said that only 14 percent of U.S. engineers are women (and only 27 percent of those working in computer science and math positions are women). So where are all the women in engineering?
All in all, it was the night of a lifetime for Heston, a 12th-round 2009 draft pick out of East Carolina University who spent six years toiling in the minors before getting his first taste of major-league action late last September. Giants rookie Chris Heston threw the 2015 season’s first no-hitter on Tuesday.
Military dads and their families may not always be physically together at a time like Father’s Day, but each family has found unique ways to stay connected. Leaving little notes around the house for children and family members to find is one way of connecting, shares Angela Lamson, a licensed marriage and family therapist and director of East Carolina University’s Marriage and Family Therapy Program.