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Eyes to the front camera: Chinese facial recognition tech targets inattentive students

Surely at one point or another you've been caught daydreaming at school, but in future it might not be a teacher catching you first. In China, the Hangzhou No. 11 Middle School is trialling a smart classroom behaviour management system which uses
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Eyes to the front camera: Chinese facial recognition tech targets inattentive students

Surely at one point or another you've been caught daydreaming at school, but in future it might not be a teacher catching you first. In China, the Hangzhou No. 11 Middle School is trialling a smart classroom behaviour management system which uses
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3 Ways Employers Can Help Grads With Their Student Debt

Congratulations Class of 2018! You have done it! Now you’re looking forward to the next chapter: beginning your career. It’s an exciting time, but in the background lurks something else – nearly $40k in student loans. At the end of
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Chance the Rapper praises Beyoncé in speech to graduating students

Like many of us growing up, Chance the Rapper tried to copy the moves of Michael Jackson. Chance never thought someone would surpass him.  In a commencement speech to graduates at Dillard University on Saturday, the Grammy-winning artist talked
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'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman inspires students to challenge discrimination

Black Panther's Chadwick Boseman returned to Howard University to inspire graduates to use their education to make the world a better place. Boseman, who graduated from the historically black university with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2000, lauded
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9 great Chromebooks you can buy in 2018

Once upon a time, Chromebooks were low-budget options for students without many features or high-end specs.  But no longer. As Google refines Chrome OS, and manufacturers continue to build and innovate, Chromebooks are becoming great options
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Enormous pelicans terrorize students at their college graduation

It's not a college graduation until your grandmother is squealing for help and your father is chasing a giant beast of death across a field. Students at Pepperdine University were victimized by not one but two pelicans this weekend, when the birds
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'Smell of gas' causes library evacuation, turns out to be pungent durian

Durian, the pungent (and highly polarising) fruit has often caused people to dry-retch when its odour hits their nostrils, but over the weekend, the fruit caused an entire police-assisted evacuation. In Australia, approximately 500 students and
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Student artist installs 'cry closet' at university library

Not into sobbing in the stacks of your school library? Perhaps a designated closet would do the trick. Visual artist Nemo Miller has installed a "cry closet" in a library at the University of Utah, where she is a student. The piece is designed to
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The only student to walk out for gun control last month rallied his classmates for Columbine

The teen who marched alone last month, attracting the attention of the country, just got his classmates to join a student walkout in memory of the 15 victims of the 1999 shooting at Columbine High School. Justin Blackman received massive support on

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