‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ sequel coming this summer


Acclaimed novelist Harper Lee, whose 1960 book “To Kill a Mockingbird” is a cornerstone of American literature, will release a second book this summer. Continue reading

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What happens when a language dies?


Experts predict more than 3,000 languages will disappear by the end of the century. Continue reading

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How U.S. laws on maternity leave impact new parents


The United States and the island nation of Papua New Guinea are unique as the only two countries that do not guarantee paid time off for new moms to care for their infants. Continue reading

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#MyZeitgeist 2014 Winners


We asked students which events had the biggest impact on the world in 2014, and they answered. More than 1,000 students created multimedia projects on…read more

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What news mattered most to students this year?


Hear what three students had to say about our #MyZeitgeist competition and what the news meant to them this year. Continue reading

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