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6 back-to-school supplies to keep students organized, according to a former high school teacher

Back-to-school season is right around the corner. Add these 6 school supplies to your student's list to help improve their organization skills.
Alana Cutland.

The Cambridge student who died after falling from a plane was ‘hallucinating’ when she opened the door, her family say

The family say the 19-year-old's death was a "tragic accident" and that they are "utterly heartbroken."
Alana Cutland.

A Cambridge student fell to her death after forcing a plane door open above Madagascar, police say

The police say Alana Cutland, 19, had five paranoia attacks in the first eight days of a research trip to Madagascar.

Every college student should sign up for Amazon Prime Student — it doesn’t cost anything for the first 6 months

Amazon Prime Student is a great life hack for anyone with access to their ".edu" email address. Here are the benefits Prime Student members get.
Alek Sigley, a 29-year-old Australian who was studying literature at Kim Il Sung University in Pyongyang, is pictured upon his arrival at Beijing's international airport on July 4, 2019, after being released from detention in North Korea.

Here’s everything we know about Alek Sigley, an Australian university student and tour guide who North Korea detained for ‘spying’

Alek Sigley, a 29-year-old Australian student, was released from detention in North Korea on July 4. Here's everything we know about him.
Nataly Buhr delivered a scathing speech.

A valedictorian gave a brutally honest speech that left the crowd gasping: ‘Thanks for teaching me to fend for myself’

The San Diego student wanted her speech to reflect her high school experience at Sweetwater Union High School District.
A truly random act of kindness.

A stranger paid off a student’s debt so she could walk in her graduation

Karen Moore said she was inspired by the commencement speaker at Morehouse College who paid off graduating seniors' student loans.
Rooha Haghar, just before she was cut off.

A valedictorian wanted to recognize black victims of violence during her speech — but says her school turned her mic off mid-tribute

Rooha Haghar, 19, said on Twitter that her graduation speech was preemptively ended when she mentioned Tamir Rice and Trayvon Martin.
Damien, 13, needs a kidney transplant.

A teacher has offered to adopt a 13-year-old student so that he can remain on the kidney transplant list

Damien will not be eligible for a transplant until he is living in a "stable home." So, his math teacher Finn Lanning has offered to adopt him.
Michelle Casey.

A 21-year-old college student fell to her death at a viewpoint overlooking the Oregon coast

Michelle Casey, from Happy Valley, Oregon, fell 100 feet at Neahkahnie Mountain near the coastal city of Manzanita on Sunday morning, KOIN-TV reports.