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Northwestern University Suspends Fraternity After Parties, Problems

Northwestern University Suspends Fraternity After Parties, Problems

by Associated Press | April 25, 2017

EVANSTON, Ill. — Northwestern University says it has suspended a fraternity chapter for viola

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Head of Beleaguered Hungary University Appeals for EU Help

Head of Beleaguered Hungary University Appeals for EU Help

by Lorne Cook, Associated Press |

BRUSSELS — The head of a Hungary-based university founded by billionaire philanthropist Georg

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Cynthia Warrick Becomes Permanent Stillman College President

Cynthia Warrick Becomes Permanent Stillman College President

by Associated Press |

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Stillman College board of trustees has selected interim president Cynt

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Audit: University of California Hid $175M in Secret Fund

Audit: University of California Hid $175M in Secret Fund

by Daisy Nguyen, Associated Press |

SAN FRANCISCO — California’s auditor says top University of California administrators hid $

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Rodriguez: Liberation or Social Justice?

Rodriguez: Liberation or Social Justice?

by Roberto Rodriguez | April 24, 2017

The Chicano Movement did not use the term “social justice,” though it was very much a part

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Education Advocates Uneasily Awaiting Trump Budget

Education Advocates Uneasily Awaiting Trump Budget

by Catherine Morris |

“I’ve been in higher education for a long time, but I’ve not seen this level of uncertain

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Ann Coulter’s Backers at UC Berkeley File Lawsuit

Ann Coulter’s Backers at UC Berkeley File Lawsuit

by Associated Press |

BERKELEY, Calif. — University of California, Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter to spe

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FAMU’s Potential Freshman Class Up by a Third

FAMU’s Potential Freshman Class Up by a Third

by Associated Press |

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Officials at Florida A&M University credit an intensive recruitment d

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Engineer Set to Take Over New York State University System

Engineer Set to Take Over New York State University System

by Associated Press |

ALBANY, N.Y. — An entrepreneur and engineer who has worked in government and is in the Nation

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Athletic Director: Complaints, Not Bias, Led to Iowa Coach’s Firing

Athletic Director: Complaints, Not Bias, Led to Iowa Coach’s Firing

by Luke Meredith, Associated Press |

DES MOINES, Iowa — University of Iowa athletic director Gary Barta said Monday that three rou

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McClenney Kicks Off AACC Convention

McClenney Kicks Off AACC Convention

| April 23, 2017

Dr. Kay McClenney, senior adviser to the president and CEO of the American Association of Comm

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Huntsman Slams University Officials Over Researcher’s Firing

Huntsman Slams University Officials Over Researcher’s Firing

by Associated Press |

SALT LAKE CITY — Wealthy philanthropist Jon Huntsman Sr. escalated his public protests Friday

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Michigan State Player Charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct

Michigan State Player Charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct

by Associated Press |

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State defensive end Auston Robertson was dismissed from the te

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Harvard Researchers Find Copy of Declaration of Independence

Harvard Researchers Find Copy of Declaration of Independence

by Associated Press |

BOSTON — Harvard University researchers say they’ve discovered a second parchment copy of t

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Hope College President Leaving for Washington & Jefferson

Hope College President Leaving for Washington & Jefferson

by Associated Press |

HOLLAND, Mich. — Hope College President John Knapp is leaving the western Michigan school for

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