CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Students at Harvard University are staging a campus sit-in to support the school's striking cafeteria workers.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - A borough official says Penn State fans celebrating the school's upset victory over No. 2 Ohio State caused about $18,000 damage to public property.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Classes have resumed for more than 100,000 students who attend Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities.
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) - A judge has rejected a Roman Catholic school's request that she reconsider dismissing a lawsuit filed by a former employee who claims she was fired because she's married to a woman.
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) - Princeton University says the Ivy League school's 17th president has died. William Bowen was 83.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The government is appealing a federal judge's decision to temporarily block an Obama administration directive on bathroom rights for transgender students in public schools nationwide.
NEWARK, Ohio (AP) - A second-grader says a substitute teacher in Ohio threatened to cut off students' heads and bury them if they misbehaved.
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey community college has been awarded a five-year, $5.3 million federal grant to support education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.
SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) - A second-grade teacher at a New Jersey school has won a $25,000 national award honoring outstanding educators.
ENROLLMENT is officially open for the city's pre-K program.
The Mayor's Office of Education announced Thursday that 61 providers, operating 78 sites across Philadelphia, will receive $10.2 million to enroll more 3- and 4-year-olds in pre-K.