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Whether you’re a foreigner or American, you’ve encountered some form of racial stereotyping or have witnessed it. You’ve either been a victim of it, or you’ve dished it. Racial stereotyping is a growing issue on college campuses in the U.S., as well as overseas. A key contributor is social platforms, like Yik Yak, and that campus…

University of Pennsylvania professor Peter Struck and his teaching assistant Cat Gillespie teach a class during a live recording of a massive, open, online class.

Ashok Goel uses the internet in almost all of the classes he teaches. Every term, more than 300 graduate students take his class on artificial intelligence (AI). The students never meet in person. All of the classes take place online — through a website. The site lets students ask questions and complete their work from anywhere in the world. Having hundreds…

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Young people can’t tell the difference between real news and advertising, according to a study by Stanford University. “Overall, young people’s ability to reason about the information on the Internet can be summed up in one word: bleak,” researchers wrote. The study was conducted by Stanford’s History Education Group and published under the title, “Evaluating…

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Whether you’re an international student or moved just an hour from home, homesickness can happen to anyone at university. It is a completely normal feeling that can happen with a lot of change around you. Here are some tips to deal with homesickness: Get Involved Most campuses have tons of organizations and activities to join. Do…