Big brother watches students in China: pupils under eye of AI

Big brother watches students in China: pupils under eye of AI

Beijing: A Chinese school has installed facial recognition technology to monitor how attentive students are in class. Every movement of pupils at Hangzhou Number 11 High School in eastern China is watched by three cameras positioned above the blackboard. A man watches as…

Teen called a ‘closet racist’ for dress she wore to prom

Teen called a ‘closet racist’ for dress she wore to prom

Keziah Daum is not apologizing for wearing what she calls a “beautiful” Chinese cheongsam dress to her high school prom, despite receiving backlash from thousands of people online calling her a “closet racist” and accusing her of cultural appropriation. Daum, 18, posted…

NYC students join walkouts on anniversary of Columbine

NYC students join walkouts on anniversary of Columbine

Big Apple high school students took part in a nationwide walkout in a demonstration against gun violence on Friday — the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre. Hundreds of youths from city schools massed in Manhattan’s Washington Square Park, some…

School admins arrested in classroom ‘fight club’ scandal

School admins arrested in classroom ‘fight club’ scandal

MONTVILLE, Conn. — A school superintendent, principal and assistant principal were arrested for not telling authorities about a student “fight club” at their Connecticut high school, state police said Thursday. Several organized fights took place inside a math classroom at Montville High…

Student arrested for fatally stabbing Binghamton freshman

Student arrested for fatally stabbing Binghamton freshman

A Binghamton University student from Long Island was arrested Monday, following a day-long manhunt and stabbing death of a freshman, authorities said. Michael Roque, a 20-year-old from Massapequa, was charged with second-degree murder and booked into the Broome County Jail, according to…

Binghamton University freshman fatally stabbed on campus

Binghamton University freshman fatally stabbed on campus

A 19-year-old Binghamton University freshman was fatally stabbed on campus Sunday night — the second homicide involving a BU student this year, according to reports. Joao Souza, an engineering student, was attacked at Windham Hall about 10:30 p.m. Sunday in a stabbing…

College senior poses for graduation with gun in her pants

College senior poses for graduation with gun in her pants

A Tennessee college senior is sticking to her guns after posting a graduation photo in which she stares wistfully off-camera while lifting her “Women for Trump” T-shirt to expose a firearm in her waistband. Despite receiving what she called a surprising “amount…

Parents fear high school might have ‘rape game’ culture

Parents fear high school might have ‘rape game’ culture

BISMARCK, N.D. — Poor policies, training and supervision at a North Dakota high school where alleged hazing led to charges against five boys might have contributed to a culture that allowed misconduct including possible sexual assaults for several years, according to a…

Goldsmiths University slammed for hiring the UK's first 'hate crime' officer — and pandering to 'snowflake students'

Goldsmiths University slammed for hiring the UK's first 'hate crime' officer — and pandering to 'snowflake students'

The winning applicant will be paid £35,000-a-year to tackle reports of racism and sexism at Goldsmiths, University of London. The move follows several incidents on UK campuses — many genuine grievances, others blamed on the over-sensitive. One critic branded the role a…