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New Mayor Chosen to Lead Charlottesville

by Associated Press | January 3, 2018
 CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The city of Charlottesville, still coping with the aftermath of whit [...] Read more

Black Student Who Helped Desegregate University Dies at 80

by Associated Press |
RALEIGH, N.C. LeRoy Frasier, who along with his brother and another high school student was amo [...] Read more

University Employee Accused of Defrauding Florida School

by Associated Press | January 2, 2018
BOCA RATON, Fla. — A 27-year-old Florida Atlantic University employee is accused of pretendin [...] Read more

Most Big Public Colleges Don’t Track Suicides, AP Finds

by Associated Press |
Most of the largest U.S. public universities do not track suicides among their students, despit [...] Read more

Roger Williams University President Joins Immigration Group

by Associated Press | December 21, 2017
BRISTOL, R.I. – The president of a Rhode Island university has joined a national coalitio [...] Read more

University of Utah Accused of Mistreating Lab Animals

by Associated Press |
SALT LAKE CITY — Animal rights groups are accusing the University of Utah of mistreating lab [...] Read more

Agent Arrested, Accused of Taking Photos in Women’s Bathroom at University of Wisconsin

by Associated Press | December 20, 2017
University of Wisconsin police say they’ve arrested a federal agent for taking photos in [...] Read more

Another Case Of Meningococcal Disease at Oregon State University

by Associated Press |
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Health Authority says another Oregon State University student has [...] Read more

Slain Bowie State University Student Granted Degree Posthumously From University of Maryland

by Diverse Staff |
The University of Maryland celebrated its 2017 winter graduates on Dec. 19, 2017, at a campus-w [...] Read more

House to Revote on Tax Plan, as Bill Heads to Senate

by Walter Hudson |
Republicans in Congress approved a controversial $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, with the Senate vo [...] Read more

University of Mississippi and Meridian Hospitals to Ally

by Associated Press | December 19, 2017
MERIDIAN, Miss. — The University of Mississippi Medical Center is agreeing to work more close [...] Read more

University of Oklahoma Regent Apologizes For Anti-Gay Remarks

by Associated Press |
OKLAHOMA CITY — A University of Oklahoma regent who likened gay people to pedophiles publicly [...] Read more

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ Winter Commencement Address to the University of Baltimore

| December 18, 2017
  Thank you, President Schmoke, for that kind introduction. I have admired your work from afar [...] Read more

Chancellors 0f Most NC Public Universities Given Pay Raises

by Associated Press |
Three-quarters of the chancellors running the state’s public universities are getting a raise [...] Read more

14 Millionth Book for U of I Library is Professor’s Work

by Associated Press | December 17, 2017
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois Library now has 14 million books. The state& [...] Read more