Academics

The academic decathlon team from Franklin High is ready to take on all comers. (credit: CBS)

Academic Decathlon Team At Franklin High School Gets Ready For Challenging Competition

“What drives me is what’s waiting for me at the end — and that is success,” says junior Vanessa Delgadillo.

02/19/2015

A statue of Penn State University head football coach Joe Paterno is seen outside of Beaver Stadium on November 8, 2011 in University Park, Pennsylvania. Amid allegations that former assistant Jerry Sandusky was involved with child sex abuse, Joe Paterno's weekly news conference was canceled about an hour before it was scheduled to occur. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

5 Scandals In College Athletics That Damaged Universities

We take a look at five college athletics scandals to damage a university’s reputation.

08/27/2014

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Academic Program Helps College Students Succeed Through Introducing Posses

A nationwide program has partnered with top-rated universities to help students achieve collegiate success through social enhancement.

10/08/2013

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Angry Parents Want To Know Why Preschool Kicked Their Kids Out

A group of angry parents gathered Saturday night in South Pasadena to ask officials why their kids got kicked out of Pacific Oaks Children’s School.

09/07/2013

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CSU System Wants Nearly $372 Million In State Funding

CSU officials said Tuesday they will need nearly $250 million more in state funding for the next academic year than is currently proposed, an amount that Gov. Jerry Brown called “a dream more than reality.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/22/2013