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After years as punk rockers, Jeneda (right) and Clayson Benally formed the band Sihasin, which means "hope" in Navajo. "We have every possibility to make positive change," says Jeneda. Courtesy of Sihasin hide caption

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Bringing Music And A Message Of Hope To Native American Youth

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Adult Course Offers Learning For The Sake Of Learning

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Congratulations, Grade School Grads! Now Listen Up.

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Vanya Shivashankar, left, of Olathe, Kan., and Gokul Venkatachalam of Chesterfield, Mo., lift the trophy after becoming co-champions Thursday night after the final round of the 88th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee at National Harbor in Maryland. Joshua Roberts/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Striking French teachers hold a German flag as they take part in a nationwide protest against new measures aimed at revamping the country's school system, in Marseille, France, on May 19. France's 840,000 teachers are largely opposed to the reform, their unions say, fearing it will increase competition between schools and exacerbate inequalities. Jean-Paul Pelissier/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Does Less Latin Mean Dumbing Down? France Debates School Reform

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After news broke in March of a private Facebook page that collected nude photos of women, protesters gathered outside Kappa Delta Rho fraternity at Penn State. The school has banned the chapter for three years. Abby Drey/TNS/Landov hide caption

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Out Of The Classroom And Into The Woods

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New York University announced it will not require the criminal record of prospective students in the first round of the admissions process. Jpellgen/Flickr hide caption

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NYU Changes Its Policy On Reviewing Applicants' Criminal Background

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Yarborough with his Tales From The Crypt students in Friendship Cemetery in Columbus, Miss. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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Through Performance, Mississippi Students Honor Long-Forgotten Locals

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Families peruse the belongings left behind by DePauw students. Stan Jastrzebski hide caption

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Colleges To Students: Don't Trash Those Dorm Castoffs! Donate!

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Princeton University professor John Nash speaks during a news conference at the university in Oct. 1994 after being named the winner of the Nobel Prize for economics. Charles Rex Arbogast/AP hide caption

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