Education

Education

Jeff Bezos is donating $33 million to help undocumented immigrants

Jeff Bezos is donating $33 million to a scholarship fund for “dreamers,” immigrants who were brought to the United States as children and qualify for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Africa grapples with huge disparities in education: Higher enrollment numbers mask exclusion and inefficiencies

At the dawn of independence, incoming African leaders were quick to prioritize education on their development agendas. Attaining universal primary education, they maintained, would help post-independence Africa lift itself out

Digital Africa: Young African girls turn to coding

At Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Angela Koranteng was an accomplished student with a special dream. At a time when few women were breaking the gender barrier in

South Africa: Zuma announces free higher education

South African President Jacob Zuma on Saturday promised free higher education next year to students from underprivileged families, one of the main claims of slingshots that have recently rocked universities

Africa’s Future: Collaboration with Foreign Universities

Foreign satellite campuses in Africa can help the continent reduce skills gap caused by students leaving to study abroad and often settling there. Nelson Mandela rightly put that: “Education is

Book Review

10 Quotes From Discworld That You Should Consider for the Next Three Years

There is almost no subject that Terry Pratchett hasn’t explained better, funnier, and more times

Michael Wolff’s Provocative Book About Trump Sells Out

This week, excerpts and early copies of “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House”

Vennomax Updates

Lesser-known N Korea cyber-spy group goes international

A North Korean cyber espionage group previously known only for targeting South Korea’s government and

Macron plans tighter asylum rules in test of parliamentary majority

Emmanuel Macron’s government will on Wednesday propose toughening France’s immigration and asylum laws amid strident

N Korea called off planned meeting with U.S. VP Pence

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was scheduled to meet with North Korean officials, including leader

Artificial intelligence poses risks of misuse by hackers

Rapid advances in artificial intelligence are raising risks that malicious users will soon exploit the

Survivors of Florida school shooting launch gun control push

Dozens of students and parents from the Florida high school where 17 teens and staff

Jeff Bezos just revealed video of the massive 10,000 year clock being built inside a West Texas mountain

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos just revealed video of a massive 10,000-year clock that’s being built inside

Uber CEO sees commercialization of flying taxis in 5-10 years

Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi said on Tuesday he can see commercialization

GM offers $2.2 billion debt for equity swap in return for Seoul’s support

General Motors has offered to convert debt of around $2.2 billion owed by its ailing

Xerox shareholders Icahn, Deason urge company to sell itself to rivals

Xerox Corp shareholders Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason said on Tuesday the U.S. company should

Guess co-founder gives up duties during probe of alleged improper conduct

Guess Inc said on Tuesday its co-founder Paul Marciano will give up his day-to-day responsibilities