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In Letter to Staff, DeVos Condemns Charlottesville Violence

In Letter to Staff, DeVos Condemns Charlottesville Violence

by Maria Danlova, Associated Press | August 17, 2017

WASHINGTON — Facing criticism over her muted response to the violence in Charlottesville, Vir

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Michigan State University Rejects White Nationalist Event

Michigan State University Rejects White Nationalist Event

by Jeff Karoub, Associated Press |

DETROIT — Michigan State University has denied a request to rent space to a group headed by w

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No More Hawaiian Affairs Scholarships for Mainland Colleges

No More Hawaiian Affairs Scholarships for Mainland Colleges

by Associated Press | August 16, 2017

HONOLULU  — Scholarship money from the Office of Hawaiian Affairs will only be going to stud

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Dorm Overcrowding Affects 500 Students at Georgia State

Dorm Overcrowding Affects 500 Students at Georgia State

by Associated Press |

ATLANTA — Georgia State University must find room for roughly 500 students as more have appli

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Charlottesville Rally Participant Withdraws from Boston University

Charlottesville Rally Participant Withdraws from Boston University

by Associated Press |

BOSTON — An 18-year-old student who attended the White nationalist rally in Virginia last wee

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It’s A Small World

It’s A Small World

by Angela P. Dodson |

For better or for worse, the change of Presidential administrations has produced many global co

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UNR Student Won’t Be Expelled for Role in Charlottesville Protest

UNR Student Won’t Be Expelled for Role in Charlottesville Protest

by Associated Press |

RENO, Nev. — The president of the University of Nevada, Reno says a UNR student who gained no

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University of Montana Lecturers Given 6-month Layoff Notices

University of Montana Lecturers Given 6-month Layoff Notices

by Associated Press |

MISSOULA, Mont. — The University of Montana has given about 40 non-tenured lecturers notice t

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Troubled For-profit Law School in North Carolina Closing

Troubled For-profit Law School in North Carolina Closing

by Associated Press |

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The alumni association president of a troubled, for-profit law school in No

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Study: One-fifth of Americans Find Workplace Hostile or Threatening

Study: One-fifth of Americans Find Workplace Hostile or Threatening

by Paul Wiseman, Associated Press | August 14, 2017

WASHINGTON — The American workplace is grueling, stressful and surprisingly hostile. So concl

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River University Continues Job Guarantee Program for Second Year

River University Continues Job Guarantee Program for Second Year

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NASHUA, N.H. — New Hampshire’s Rivier University is continuing with its promise to graduate

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Texas Lawmakers Want A&M to Block White Nationalist Rally

Texas Lawmakers Want A&M to Block White Nationalist Rally

by Associated Press |

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M University has criticized the views of a White nationa

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Expert: Diversifying Cybersecurity Starts with ‘Targeted Recruiting’

Expert: Diversifying Cybersecurity Starts with ‘Targeted Recruiting’

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 13, 2017

In order to diversify the growing field of cybersecurity, employers must do more “targeted re

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Institutions Tackle Rising Tuition Costs

by Catherine Morris |

There’s no denying that college costs have risen dramatically over the past several decades.

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HBCU and Congressional Leaders Push Trump Administration to Fill Key Post

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim and Gia Savage |

Now that the White House Initiative on historically Black Colleges and Universities has remaine

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