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LSU Police Arrest Louisiana Man in Bomb Threat

by Sheila V. Kumar, Associated Press | September 21, 2012
Police arrested a Baton Rouge man in the bomb threat that led to the evacuation of the LSU camp [...] Read more

Pennsylvania Court: College Can be Told of Juvenile Record

by Patrick Walters, Associated Press | September 20, 2012
In a case that poses questions about whether a juvenile record should follow a student to colle [...] Read more

New York Community Colleges Get Funds for Job Training

by Michael Gormley, Associated Press |
The federal government is providing $14.6 million to 23 community colleges in New York to enhan [...] Read more

Cal State Weighs Tuition Hike if Tax Measure Fails

by TERENCE CHEA, Associated Press | September 19, 2012
California State University trustees are set to vote on a plan that would raise tuition by 5 pe [...] Read more

UNC Faculty Asks Chancellor to Rethink Resignation

by Associated Press |
Professors at North Carolina's flagship public university are hoping to sway Chancellor Holden [...] Read more

Many For-profit Colleges Excluded from Law

by Associated Press | September 18, 2012
Lawmakers say new legislation that created an oversight agency aimed at protecting students of [...] Read more

University of Virginia. Study Questions School Religious Exemption

by Associated Press |
Some Virginia children might not be getting any education because of the state's religious exem [...] Read more

Indian Affairs Nomination Hearing Held for N.M. Dean

by Associated Press | September 17, 2012
University of New Mexico Law School Dean Kevin Washburn said he would work to ensure the federa [...] Read more

Hundreds Call for Penn State Officials to Resign

by Associated Press |
Hundreds of Penn State alumni and fans called for the university's president and board of trust [...] Read more

Man Shot on Morgan State Campus

by Associated Press | September 14, 2012
Authorities say a man who was shot in the student center on the campus of Morgan State Universi [...] Read more

Report: FAMU Didn’t Keep Track of Band Finances

by Gary Fineout, Associated Press |
A scathing new report from state investigators contends that Florida A&M University didn't keep [...] Read more

Haskell Indian Nations U. Sports Programs on Probation through 2014

by Heather Hollingsworth, Associated Press | September 13, 2012
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics has put all athletic programs at Haskell [...] Read more

New Guide Offers Tips on Establishing and Maintaining Effective Campus Safety Teams

by Diverse Staff |
A new guidebook hopes to curb campus crime by leading campus teams through the process of antic [...] Read more

Ex-prof Pleads Guilty to Killing Alabama Colleagues

by Associated Press | September 12, 2012
An ex-professor pleaded guilty Tuesday to fatally shooting three colleagues and wounding three [...] Read more

FAMU Says It’s Not Responsible for Hazing Death

by Gary Fineout, Associated Press |
Florida A&M University, which has been rocked by a hazing scandal for nearly a year, insists in [...] Read more