Category Archives: education

Johnson & Wales University sues insurer over pandemic losses

Johnson & Wales University sues insurer over pandemic losses

Johnson & Wales University is suing its insurer over financial losses caused by the coronavirus pandemic, alleging the company breached its contract because it did not allow the university to claim pandemic-related economic losses.MORE

2 parents convicted in 1st trial of college bribery scandal

2 parents convicted in 1st trial of college bribery scandal

Two wealthy parents were convicted Friday of buying their kids’ way into school as athletic recruits in the first case to go to trial in the college admissions cheating scandal that embroiled prestigious universities across the country.MORE

Roundtable discussion on RI childcare needs

Roundtable discussion on RI childcare needs

Governor Dan McKee Wednesday began laying the groundwork for his plan to quickly spend some of the $1.1 billion in COVID aid from the federal government, convening a roundtable discussion with about a dozen people involved in childcare, one area he said has been under funded since before the pandemic.MORE

Teachers union hosts back-to-school events

Teachers union hosts back-to-school events

The Providence Teachers Union is hosting a series of back-to-school events to help reassure parents and students that schools will be safe as they reopen this fall. MORE

There is no custom code to display.