By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(BALTIMORE) -- Nearly 60 years ago, Calvin Tyler was forced to drop out of college in his hometown of Baltimore because he couldn't afford tuition. Now he and his wife, Tina, have pledged $20 million to... Read More.
The Beatles were masters at creating memorable pop and rock songs, and now college students in the band's hometown of Liverpool, U.K., will have the opportunity to earn a master's degree focusing on the group. This September, the University of... Read More.
Sir Paul McCartney gave roughly three dozen Princeton University students the shock of their lives when he crashed their songwriting class. The Daily Princeton reports that the former Beatles star joined a songwriting workshop, of which 33 students attended. Students Liam Seeley and Remy... Read More.
BY: BILL HUTCHINSON AND JOSH MARGOLIN, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Rutgers University officials have launched an investigation into a string of recent "racist and bigoted Zoom-bombings" that have marred student online events with most of the attacks targeting Black History Month programs, according... Read More.
BY: ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC NEWS (LONDON) — Oxford University is extending its COVID-19 vaccine study to include children -- some as young as 6. Together with three partner sites in London, Southampton and Bristol, Oxford will launch the first study to learn how children... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW HAVEN, Conn.) -- A Yale University graduate student described by officials as someone who wanted to use his education to "improve the world" was found fatally shot near the New Haven, Connecticut, campus and police said they... Read More.
By DEENA ZARU, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As Kamala Harris became the 49th vice president of the United States on Wednesday morning, the bells at her alma mater -- Howard University in Washington, D.C. -- tolled 49 times to honor the... Read More.
By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Oklahoma State University basketball coach Mike Boynton was feeling generous over the weekend. The coach and his staff showed up at Walmart Sunday to surprise OSU walk-on player Dee Mitchell with a scholarship as he... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ERIN SCHUMAKER and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 91.7 million people worldwide and killed over 1.96 million of them, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The Heisman Trust awarded the coveted Heisman Trophy to University of Alabama senior DeVonta Smith Tuesday night. The Crimson Tide player is the first wide receiver since 1991 to win one of college football's highest... Read More.