Georgetown University is offering free classes to federal workers who are furloughed because of the government shutdown.
A half-scale model of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial that usually travels the country has been brought to Washington because the government shutdown is restricting access to the actual wall.
The annual list of America’s best colleges and universities was released Tuesday by U.S. News. Where does your alma mater rank?
Georgetown’s would-be new mascot is dog-gone. The school announced Wednesday that Jack Jr. — or “J.J.” — will not be the successor to Jack the Bulldog, who is retiring after years of being a featured attraction at Hoyas basketball games and other campus functions.
The father of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin will be on Capitol Hill for a hearing addressing the challenges faced by African-American boys and men.
Drawing renewed attention to the economy, President Barack Obama will return this week to an Illinois college where he once spelled out a vision for an expanded and strengthened middle class as a freshman U.S. senator, long before the Great Recession would test his presidency.
A White House official says President Barack Obama is telling the State Department it shouldn’t approve the Keystone XL pipeline unless it’s sure the project won’t increase greenhouse gas emissions.
President Barack Obama says he’ll unveil a national plan to combat climate change in a speech Tuesday.
The president of Georgetown University says vandalism of the campus’ main chapel forced Sunday morning Masses to be moved to another location.
The growing diversity of the U.S. population is not being reflected in America’s college campuses.