No time like the present: Colleges say more freshmen looking for career advice early on

Colleges: Freshmen looking for career advice now

A day of racial violence at South Philadelphia High School changes a student _ and the school

Racial violence changes student _ and school

Associated Press names Larma, Stewart, Sato, Stathis as US regional photo editors

AP names 4 to US regional photo editor positions

For some college freshmen, essays on summer reading assignments pay off with prizes, tuition

Colleges award prizes, tuition for summer reading

At likely 1832 mass grave in Pa., unearthed bones show murder of Irish immigrant rail workers

Old Irish bones may yield murderous secrets in Pa.

From regal to ruin: 100-year-old Gilded Age mansion quietly crumbles outside Philadelphia

Regal ruins: palatial mansion near Philly crumbles

Universities and government look to boost lucrative market for education entrepreneurship

Education inventors get boost under new programs

4 years after opening, Microsoft’s Philadelphia school has traveled rocky road to stability

Microsoft’s Philly high school traveled rocky road

Philadelphia’s flagship Catholic high school, once claimed as world’s largest, closes doors

One-time flagship Philly Catholic school closing

Video game-heavy Army recruiting center at Philadelphia mall closing at end of July

Flashy Army recruitment center in Pa. mall closing

US court weighs 2 Pa. cases in which schools punished students for off-campus online posts

US court weighs school discipline for Web posts

VP Biden speaks at daughter’s graduation from University of Pennsylvania’s social work school

VP Biden speaks at daughter’s Penn commencement

Judge permanently bans suburban Philly school district from webcam spying on students

Judge bans webcam spying on Philly students

Correction: Laptops-Spying on Students story

Correction: Laptops-Spying on Students story

Biden to speak at daughter’s graduation from University of Pennsylvania’s social work school

Biden to speak at daughter’s commencement at Penn

Black woman leads Philadelphia boarding school founded in 1848 for white boys only

President Barack Obama

Insurer balks at covering cost of litigation, settlement in Pa. school webcam spying case

Insurer won’t pay legal costs in Pa. webcam spying

Tech worker in Pa. webcam spying case says student had no expectation of privacy

School worker: Pa. teen had no privacy expectation

Pa. school district admits taking 56,000 secret webcam photos, screen shots of student laptops

Pa. district took 56,000 images on student laptops

Family claims district captured thousands of images in laptop spying scandal at Pa. school

Family: Pa. school snared 1,000s of webcam images

Patti LaBelle to get honorary degree from Temple University in her native Philadelphia

Patti LaBelle to get honorary degree in Philly

1,500 Temple University nurses, health professionals strike over work rule, tuition perk

Temple nurses strike over work rule, tuition perk

Philadelphia charter school will close nightclub that operated in cafeteria during off-hours

Philly charter school says nightclub will close

Italy’s Franklin and Marshall apparel translates into scholarship, publicity for Pa. college

School? Fashion label? Franklin & Marshall is both

Philadelphia charter school questioned over sharing space with a nightclub

Philly charter school moonlights as a nightclub

Philadelphia charter school questioned on shared space with nightclub, spending practices

Philly charter school questioned on club, spending

With school webcam case as backdrop, Pa. Sen. Specter pushes for electronic privacy laws

Specter pushes for stronger federal privacy laws

Laptop spying, wiretap laws on agenda at Senate hearing Monday in Philly, amid school suit

Senate hearing in Philly focuses on laptop spying

Oprah, South African schoolgirls to testify at Winfrey’s defamation trial in Philadelphia

Oprah, schoolgirls to testify at defamation trial

Parents oppose webcam spying lawsuit against suburban Philadelphia school district

Parents oppose Philly school webcam spying lawsuit

Group says children’s textbooks on Islam depict misleading, inflammatory view of Muslims

Group decries textbooks on Islam as inflammatory

School webcam spying case involving suburban Philadelphia teen could be headed for settlement

Pa. school webcam spying suit could be settled

2 Pa. school tech workers on leave amid district, FBI probes of secret webcam activation

Pa. school tech workers on leave amid webcam probe

Pa. educator named in school laptop spying case says she didn’t monitor student webcams

Pa. educator says she didn’t watch student webcams

New teacher contracts in Minn., Conn., Philly support reforms in failing urban schools

Teacher contracts support reforms in worst schools

Pa. district accused of webcam spying could have tracked laptops less intrusively, experts say

Experts: School can track laptops less intrusively

Pa. school district agrees to preserve webcam evidence on 2,300 laptops amid spying lawsuit

Pa. schools agree to preserve webcam evidence

Pa. district accused in suit of webcam spying is asked not to clear computers of evidence

Pa. school district is asked not to wipe computers

Lawyers due in Pa. court in suit over webcam-spying allegations against school district

Lawyers due in Pa. court in school webcam spy case

Pa. school district accused of spying on students with computer webcams defends administrator

Pa. school official defended in webcam spy case

Law enforcement official: FBI probing Pa. district accused of spying on students with webcams

Official: FBI probing Pa. school webcam spy case

APNewsBreak: Official says FBI probing Pa. district accused of spying on students via webcams

Official tells AP: FBI probing Pa. webcam case

Pa. school accused of spying says it used webcams 42 times, but only to find missing laptops

Pa. school: Webcams used 42 times to find laptops

Pa. school says webcams activated only to find missing laptops; lawsuit says spied on students

Pa. school: Webcams used only on missing laptops

Lawsuit: Pa. school district used school-issued laptop webcams to spy on students at home

Suit: Pa. school used webcams to spy on students

Lawsuit: Pa. school district spied on students at home via school-issued laptop webcams

Suit: Pa. school spied on students via laptops

Habla espanol? Northeast colleges courting Hispanic families with Web sites, forms in Spanish

US colleges court Hispanic families using espanol

ACLU: Twin rulings cloud law on Pa. school discipline for MySpace parodies posted off-campus

Rulings cloud issue of school MySpace suspensions

US court says Pa. students can be disciplined for MySpace parodies _ if they disrupt school

Pa. school can suspend teen for MySpace parody

Evans’ path from D-2 Bloomsburg to the Pro Bowl was sidetracked by … the Super Bowl

Saints’ Evans has climbed from D-2 to top of NFL