Students in Harper Memorial Library at the University of Chicago.<br>Matt McClain/The Washington Post

University of Chicago eliminates SAT/ACT requirement

The University of Chicago will no longer require ACT or SAT scores from U.S. students, sending a jolt through elite institutions of higher education as it becomes the first top-10 research university to join the test-optional movement.

NASA ‘flying lab’ takes to European skies for experiments with German research plane

NASA’s DC-8 “flying laboratory,” an aircraft based near Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., and decked out with various sensors and intake valves, is in Germany this month to conduct joint research with the German Aerospace Center and its Airbus A320 research aircraft.


DODEA students get their groove on at annual jazz seminar

The annual jazz seminar for U.S. military schools in Europe is the one chance many students get to play this quintessentially American music in a group setting.

Kids who misbehave at Ramstein could lose IDs on the spot

Starting Jan. 1, Security Forces can confiscate dependent ID cards and call parents if military police are asked to assist with youth misbehavior at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center, base officials said.

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Georgia State University

Georgia State’s urban campus, located in downtown Atlanta, offers great opportunities to network with local, state, and national companies, and has easy access to multiple military installations.