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Temple’s Renaming Decision: Africology Becomes a Department

by | November 5, 2017

A leading scholar at Temple University was successful in convincing university officials and th

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Kansas State Stepping Up Patrols After Racist Incident

Kansas State Stepping Up Patrols After Racist Incident

by Associated Press |

WICHITA, Kan.— Kansas State University is stepping up police patrols and taking other safety

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Boston College Announces $150 Million Expansion of Sciences

Boston College Announces $150 Million Expansion of Sciences

by Associated Press |

Boston College is betting big on the sciences. The private Jesuit school, better known for its

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Professor Apologizes for Fiery Response to Muslim Student

Professor Apologizes for Fiery Response to Muslim Student

by Dan Sewell, Associated Press | November 2, 2017

CINCINNATI — A University of Cincinnati music teacher has apologized for his fiery online res

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Pennsylvania Education Leader Going Extra Mile for Diversity

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Under Dr. John Sygielski’s leadership, HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College has m

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University of Wisconsin Survey: Fewer Underrepresented Students Feel Welcome

University of Wisconsin Survey: Fewer Underrepresented Students Feel Welcome

by Todd Richmond, Associated Press |

MADISON, Wis — Minority, disabled and gay students say they’re having a tougher time surviv

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Black Students Voice Concerns After Kansas State Racist Incidents

Black Students Voice Concerns After Kansas State Racist Incidents

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MANHATTAN, Kan. — Black students at Kansas State University voiced concerns about recent raci

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‘London Professor’ in Interference Case Made Many Russia Trips

‘London Professor’ in Interference Case Made Many Russia Trips

by Gregory Katz and Nataliya Vasileva, Associated Press |

MOSCOW — The little-known professor suspected of being a link between Russia and the Donald T

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Ex-Univ. of Iowa Wrestler Released on Bond in Cheating Case

Ex-Univ. of Iowa Wrestler Released on Bond in Cheating Case

by Associated Press |

DAVENPORT, Iowa — A former University of Iowa wrestler has been released on bond after appear

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Garnett Stokes Becomes University of New Mexico’s 1st Female President

Garnett Stokes Becomes University of New Mexico’s 1st Female President

by Associated Press |

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The University of New Mexico Board of Regents made history Thursday as it

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Expert: Changes in Education Not Keeping Pace with Workforce Needs

by Sarah Glover | November 1, 2017

Latest Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows big employment gains in health care and social aid

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Billionaire Gives $125M to University of Chicago Economic Department

Billionaire Gives $125M to University of Chicago Economic Department

by Associated Press |

CHICAGO — Billionaire businessman Ken Griffin is donating $125 million to the University of C

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Norwich University Denies Negligence Prior to Reported Sex Assault

Norwich University Denies Negligence Prior to Reported Sex Assault

by Associated Press |

NORTHFIELD, Vt. — A private military college in Vermont is denying a student’s claim that i

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Charges Filed vs. Penn State Frat Over Unconscious Student

Charges Filed vs. Penn State Frat Over Unconscious Student

by Associated Press |

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Police have filed alcohol-related charges against a suspended Penn State

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Details of Abuse Emerge in Hazing Case Against College Frat

Details of Abuse Emerge in Hazing Case Against College Frat

by Associated Press |

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. — Authorities say a rental home near a New York college campus became a hou

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