The 14 State System universities hold hundreds of millions in unrestricted net assets but most are earmarked.
About 2,000 students see firsthand what their refugee classmates have endured in a private showing of “He Named Me Malala.”
Gov. Tom Wolf objects to the additional pilot programs, saying Pennsylvania students could be priced out of the higher education market.
Police said that when a school officer saw Corial Littlejohn Thursday morning, she told him she was a student going to class.
The school president called it an isolated and unprecedented incident and said classes would go on as scheduled today.
The union represents 285 teachers, along with counselors, nurses, librarians and speech therapists.
The incident came several hours after a student opened fire with a handgun on the campus of Northern Arizona University, killing one.
The Mt. Lebanon School District will dedicate its new high school during a ceremony Sunday in front of the entrance on Horsman Drive.
At the end of the 2014-15 school year, 26 of the eighth-graders graduated, leaving Providence Heights Alpha School with only eight players.
Propel Schools Foundation has requested an expansion of the Propel Montour charter school in Kennedy to include high school grades 9-12.
Moon Area superintendent Curt Baker had proposed merging the two districts by the start of the 2016-17 school year.
The district successfully completed a $19.9 million bond issue to provide funds for daily operations in 2015-16.
The North Allegheny school board got a two-week break between replacing one administrator and another one resigning.
Manufacturing Day is dedicated to overcoming shared challenges in labor professions.
The Seneca Valley School District has contracted with GreenE Academy to offer its Lego WeDo and EV3 courses.
It costs $2,326 and requires three school buses, a maintenance truck and a trailer to transport the band to away football games.
Smart is Cool was started to change the perception of educational excellence in urban communities.
The district says it is using sealed bids and closed appraisals for the sale of the former Middlesex Elementary School.
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Richard J. Madden has donated $585,000 in scholarship funds to Mt. Lebanon High School students since 2001.
The pricing programs would affect California University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, Mansfield and Shippensburg universities.
A student’s death and an earlier alcohol-fueled disturbance involving another frat prompted WVU to suspend most Greek activities last fall.
Eugene DePasquale blasts the Department of Education for lack of oversight on advisers and help for academically struggling districts.
The money would come from the State System of Higher Education's investment portfolio.
CMU says the fund will provide the school with more flexibility to attract and retain top-notch faculty and a diverse cohort of students.
The Mars Area school district, under the advice of solicitor Tom King, is keeping appraisals secret on old Middlesex Elementary building.
The bus was carrying about two dozen students when it collided with the other vehicle.
The protesters say the school administration does not enforce the use of ASL by non-deaf people in the school.
Curt Baker, Moon Area superintendent, presented a proposal to the school board Monday night.
Vitalya Sepot, 19, of Branford, Conn., was killed when the vehicle she was in crashed on the Pennsylvania Turnpike on Sept. 27.
Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey told reporters that there were no reports of shooting or injuries.
The state audit report says the Department of Education "failed to monitor its special adviser (Tomalis)" to then-Gov. Tom Corbett.
No Brownsville Area School District students were on the bus when it crashed around 8:50 a.m. on Isabella Road in Luzerne.
“I can’t let something go, not when I know I’m right. ... Call me unsatisfactory? That’s a guy who doesn’t try,” says Mr. Giansante.
Gabriel Yuille and Kaliff Starke-Clemons were members of the IUP football team.
The share of higher-wage jobs for workers without a four-year college degree has shrunk, although Pittsburgh ranks higher than many cities.
In the wake of a mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, experts say action is sometimes needed.
Post-Gazette summer 2015 interns offer a glimpse into what college is really like.
The exhibit is titled “We Live Here.” Pieces will be auctioned tonight at an event at 21st Street Coffee and Tea.
Duncan says in a letter to staff that he's returning to Chicago to live with his family.
The school’s planetarium can take students worlds away or bring them right out of the front door.
About 12 employees of the district have been identified as owing back real estate taxes to the district.
The school in the Quaker Valley School District has received two grants worth nearly $9,000 to encourage education in and through the arts.
Each week, volunteers pack 550 bags of food to send home with Wilkinsburg students.
They heard a speaker from a group formed by the parents of Rachel Scott, who was killed in the Columbine High School shootings in 1999.
Administrators have had their hands full with issues ranging from dress code violations to destruction of school property and fighting.
The change in companies was mainly due to ongoing issues with staffing, Superintendent Terry DeCarbo said.
The basketball coaches were suspended Sept. 23 over what one of them called “a parent issue.”