NPR - Education In Syria, A School Helps Children Traumatized By War 2018-10-17T13:28:00.000000000-04:00 "What we found is children had been so traumatized, they couldn't even recognize numbers or letters," says a U.S. official. "We had to work through that before we could start educating them again." Why Public Service Loan Forgiveness Is So Unforgiving 2018-10-17T09:27:00.000000000-04:00 Ninety-nine percent of applications for Public Service Loan Forgiveness have been denied. A former student loan watchdog saw it coming. What's Driving Some Asian-Americans To Challenge Affirmative Action? 2018-10-17T05:02:00.000000000-04:00 Steve Inskeep talks to Hua Hsu, of The New Yorker, about how activism in some Asian-American communities helped propel a lawsuit against Harvard University over its affirmative action policies. Harvard University Student Discusses Why She Believes The Admissions Process Is Fair 2018-10-16T16:29:00.000000000-04:00 NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Harvard University senior Sally Chen about why she believes the university's admissions process is fair as the university defends its policies in court this week. Winning And Losing The Code War 2018-10-16T11:06:35.000000000-04:00 The inside story of how America’s enemies launched a cyber war against us — and how we’ve learned to fight back. Why It's Hard To Change Minds About Climate Change 2018-10-16T10:06:30.000000000-04:00 The science is there. But some people aren't. What To Know About Affirmative Action As The Harvard Trial Begins 2018-10-16T07:36:04.000000000-04:00 The trial in Boston will dissect a contentious political issue in higher education: affirmative action. Morning News Brief 2018-10-15T05:04:00.000000000-04:00 Washington and Riyadh ratchet up the rhetoric over missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. A lawsuit alleging racial discrimination by Harvard against Asian-American applicants goes to court Monday. Does Harvard Treat Asian-American Applicants Unfairly? The Case Goes To Trial 2018-10-15T00:01:00.000000000-04:00 A federal lawsuit alleging racial discrimination in Harvard University's admissions process goes to court this week. It could have big consequences for higher education. Harvard's Affirmative Action Policy Goes On Trial 2018-10-14T17:24:29.000000000-04:00 NPR's Shereen Marisol Meraji speaks with WBUR reporter Carrie Jung about the upcoming trial challenging Harvard University's admissions policies.