Women remain concentrated in college majors that pay the least, say education experts. “Women [are] still concentrated in college majors that are the least paying,” said Anthony P. Carnevale, research professor and director of Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce at a recent educator’s conference. Those college majors include early childhood education, medical…

What comes up in your mind when you think of spring? For me, a South Korean, it’s cherry blossoms. Many streets in South Korea, Japan, China, and Taiwan burst into bright pink and white blossoms each spring. In Seoul, cherry-blossom time is festival time, as people pour into the streets to celebrate the full blooms. People celebrate…

How much do you think college students spend on textbooks each year? $500? $800? $1,000? Four-year-college students spent an average $1,200 for textbooks last year, or 18 percent of their average tuition, according to the College Board. One reason is that the textbook market has been dominated by three publishers: London-based Pearson, New York City-based McGraw-Hill…

Valentine’s Day is annual celebration day around the world for people to show their love, affection, appreciation and friendship. Look out for tons of Valentine hearts, Cupid with his arrow, roses, red and pink cards, and chocolates. Lots of chocolates. The origin of Valentine’s Day is not 100  percent clear. Many countries celebrate their own style of…