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Michigan State Gets $3M to Bolster Entrepreneurship

Michigan State Gets $3M to Bolster Entrepreneurship

by Associated Press | June 19, 2017

EAST LANSING, Mich. — A $3 million gift to Michigan State University seeks to help bolster en

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Former University of Arizona Dean’s Sex-crime Case Going to Maricopa

Former University of Arizona Dean’s Sex-crime Case Going to Maricopa

by Associated Press |

TUCSON, Ariz. — Pima County officials have handed over a 2015 sex-crimes case against a forme

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Former University of Montana President to Earn $119K as Chemistry Professor

Former University of Montana President to Earn $119K as Chemistry Professor

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MISSOULA, Mont. — Former University of Montana President Royce Engstrom will earn $119,000 a

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Harvard Students’ Ouster Over Offensive Posts Stirs Debate

Harvard Students’ Ouster Over Offensive Posts Stirs Debate

by Sally Ho, Associated Press |

LAS VEGAS — Few college-bound kids lose their shot, and their slot, at their dream school onc

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Year-round Pell Grants to be Available This Year

Year-round Pell Grants to be Available This Year

by Associated Press |

WASHINGTON — Pell Grants for low-income college students can now be used for summer studies.

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Guillermo: Diversity Loses When Public Schools Go ‘Private’

Guillermo: Diversity Loses When Public Schools Go ‘Private’

by Emil Guillermo | June 18, 2017

It’s been said that public higher education has been the way for the common man to excel in u

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Delta College Settles in Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Delta College Settles in Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

by Associated Press |

BAY CITY, Mich. — Two students who allege they were sexually harassed by a Delta College prof

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Jerryl Briggs to Run Mississippi Valley State University for Now

Jerryl Briggs to Run Mississippi Valley State University for Now

by Associated Press |

JACKSON, Miss. — Chief Operating Officer Jerryl Briggs will become acting president of Missis

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Commission Urges Title IX reforms at University of Tennessee

Commission Urges Title IX reforms at University of Tennessee

by Steve Megargee, Associated Press |

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — An independent commission says the University of Tennessee should improve

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Bob Jones University Earns Accreditation After 6-year Effort

Bob Jones University Earns Accreditation After 6-year Effort

by Associated Press |

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Bob Jones University officials say the school’s new accreditation status s

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Fraternity Wins Jury Decision in Lawsuit Over Co-ed Rule

Fraternity Wins Jury Decision in Lawsuit Over Co-ed Rule

by Associated Press |

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. — A fraternity has won a jury verdict in its lawsuit against a private libe

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Fraternity Suspended at UNC Charlotte for Hazing Allegations

Fraternity Suspended at UNC Charlotte for Hazing Allegations

by Associated Press |

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A fraternity at UNC Charlotte has been suspended for four years because of

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University of Missouri to Encourage Adoption of Research Animals

University of Missouri to Encourage Adoption of Research Animals

by Associated Press |

COLUMBIA, Mo. — The University of Missouri plans to work with a new organization to encourage

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Military Hero Bill McRaven Having Trouble as Texas Chancellor

Military Hero Bill McRaven Having Trouble as Texas Chancellor

by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press |

AUSTIN, Texas — Bill McRaven came to Texas an American military hero, charged with leading on

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Researchers Find Increased Pot Use by College Students

Researchers Find Increased Pot Use by College Students

by Associated Press | June 15, 2017

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A study by Oregon State University researchers has found college students a

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