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Petition For 'Less Lethal' Force On U of South Alabama Campus Gains Signatures, Still No Sign Of University Response

The people at Change.org are pitching in to promote a petition to get University of South Alabama police more training in the use of "less lethal" force in the wake of the shooting death of Gil Collar, 18.

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Va. Tech Massacre At Center Of 2 Court Appeals

The state moved Thursday to reverse a wrongful death verdict in the 2007 massacre at Virginia Tech while the parents of two students killed want the university's president to stand trial for failing to alert the campus when the first gunshots rang out.

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TSU Suspends, Ejects Students From Band For Hazing

Texas Southern University has suspended, revoked scholarships and permanently kicked out of the school's renowned band 10 students involved in hazing.

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U of South Alabama Students Petition For Non-Lethal Weapons For Campus Police

Students at the University of South Alabama are asking the school to reevaluate training and equipment at the campus police department after an unarmed freshman was shot and killed on campus Saturday.

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North Lake College Rethinks Notifications After Failing To Warn Students About Drill

Gunshots rang out at North Lake College in Irving as part of a simulated school shooting Friday.

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UW Regents Look To Penn State As Model - To Avoid

When Barry Alvarez became athletic director at the University of Wisconsin in 2004, his wife suggested his role model should be Penn State Athletic Director Tim Curley.

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CU Considers Scandal-Reporting Policy

A group of University of Colorado regents has asked the university's attorney to draft a policy requiring school officials to notify the board of potential scandals, a move prompted by the child sex abuse case at Penn State.

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SMU President, Dallas County District Attorney Meet On University’s Handling Of Rape Cases

Southern Methodist University President R. Gerald Turner and Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins met Monday to discuss the university’s handling of sexual assault reports on campus — a process that some say is flawed.

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Texas Southern University Suspends Famed Band After Report Of Hazing

Texas Southern University has suspended its famous marching band after university officials received a report of hazing among its members.

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Perjury Case Against 2 Penn St Officials Proceeds

A judge on Wednesday upheld perjury charges against two Penn State administrators accused of lying to a grand jury that investigated allegations ex-assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky sexually abused children.

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