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Nixon Vetoes Student Transfers Bill, Some St. Louis-Area Legislators Frustrated

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon today vetoed House Bill 42, saying it fails to solve the problems of unaccredited school districts in the St. Louis region and creates new problems and mandates for public schools across the state.

06/26/2015

Track and Field: Endeavor Games. Joshua Kennison (1) in action during Long Jump competition at Edmond North High School. The Games are an annual competition for physically disabled athletes.
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Illinois High School Athletics Required to Allow Students with Disabilities

Illinois High School’s swimming, and track and field teams are required to allow disabled students to participate.

06/25/2015

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Follow Up: High School Football Participation Down in Missouri

Maplewood Richmond Heights not alone in losing players.

06/12/2015

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Mizzou May Ban Women From Fraternity Parties

The University of Missouri-Columbia proposed a ban of hard alcohol and females in fraternity houses on the weekends.

06/12/2015

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Roman Catholic Foundation Launches Fundraising Campaign

The newly formed Roman Catholic Foundation of Eastern Missouri has announced what they call an historic fundraising campaign.

06/02/2015

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Webster University Students in London in Financial Limbo

Several Webster University students studying abroad in London unexpectedly lost their federal financial aid this past school year due to the school’s violation of the Department of Education regulations.

05/26/2015

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Metro-East School Makes the Switch to Year-Round Classes

Legacy Christian Academy in Caseyville will kick off optional year-round school June 1.

05/05/2015

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Illinois Bill Aims at Preventing Suicides in College Students

It’s not always obvious when a loved one is considering suicide. An Illinois Senate committee has signed onto something which may help.

05/04/2015

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KMOX Joins SEMO in Honoring Students May 4th

KMOX Radio and Southeast Missouri State University are recognizing thirty-six outstanding students in the Saint Louis Metro Area on Monday, May 4th.

05/01/2015

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Thousands of Students Not Receiving MAP Grants Due to Budget Cuts

Illinois Student Assistance Commission official says a small setback for paying for school, can prevent a financially needy student from completing a degree.

04/28/2015

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