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What is a ‘bully pulpit’?

When a high school student takes out a bully pulpit and announces his opinions, he’s giving a voice to students who otherwise might not have a voice, a new study finds.The findings from a study published in the journal Educational Psychology, which was sponsored by the American Psychological Association, suggest that bullying in high schools

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‘Pleasant’ visit: Students at Ballard High School in Alabama are going on an ‘exciting, peaceful, family-friendly’ visit

Courtesy of Ballard Schools Facebook page Ballard Middle School in Birmingham, Alabama, is preparing to welcome students to the school this fall.On Wednesday, students from the high school received a surprise visit from President Donald Trump.The students, including senior Taylor, are visiting with the president in the Oval Office.Taylor said that the visit was “quite

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What’s the deal with the anime ‘Touhou’ franchise?

SANTA MONICA, Calif.— The first two seasons of the popular franchise that has spawned several anime, video games and manga series, are now in theaters and on home video, with anime adaptation of the hit Japanese video game franchise “Touhou” starring the likes of Kōhei Horikoshi, Kenji Kamiyama and Tetsuo Yamashita set to hit theaters

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How to get a job in tech at an industry school

How to apply to work at an IT company in a big city?It’s the most common question we hear about from graduates of top IT programs.But it’s a tough one.A lot of IT jobs don’t exist outside of big cities.And the companies that do have good schools, good facilities, and good salaries tend to hire

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What to know about high school basketball in New Brunswick

Woodstock High School in New Jersey has been named the 2017-18 Woodstock Basketball Champions for the first time.The school was chosen as a finalist for the National High School Basketball Association (HSABA) and the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) tournaments.Woodstock joins the ACC and HSABA as the only schools in the state to earn the title.HSABC