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Arizona Board of Regents to establish statewide task force to increase safety

Regents are looking to include university leaders, community leaders, potential law enforcement members, and students. The task force’s purpose will be to examine issues related to student safety and work with different parties regarding these issues.

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Concealed carry handguns should not be on college campuses, students in study say

Concealed handguns should not be allowed on college campuses, said a majority of students in a recent study, and they would not feel safer if students and faculty carried weapons.

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Lawsuit: NCAA failed to educate players about concussions

Three former college football players are suing the NCAA, saying it failed to educate them about the risks of concussions and didn't do enough to prevent, diagnose and treat brain injuries.

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New University of Michigan sexual misconduct policy in effect

Under the new policy, all allegations of sexual misconduct made against students will be reviewed by the university's Title IX coordinator. The previous policy was complaint-driven, meaning the university did not pursue or investigate a complaint unless asked to by a complainant.

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Temple University cancels Spring Fling event due to off-campus drinking

University cancels annual event in April that brought together students and student organizations for a mid-week celebration, saying it's no longer about the campus community—it's about off-campus drinking.

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Shooting at Faulkner University leaves woman critically injured; man arrested

Gunshots shattered the calm on the Faulkner University campus Tuesday and left a woman in critical condition. The shooting took place near the maintenance building at the rear of the campus, and the victim was a contract employee with the maintenance department.

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Firearms banned at all LA community college campuses

The District Board of Trustees unanimously approved a resolution prohibiting firearms on its nine campuses “to the maximum extent allowable by law.”

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12 more join $380 million molestation suit against Yeshiva University High School

The number of alleged victims in the suit against the prestigious Manhattan school now stands at 31 — up from the initial 19, said attorney Kevin Mulhearn.

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University of Connecticut bans faculty-student relationships

Board of Trustees approved its first-ever prohibition after receiving update on investigation of alleged sexual misconduct by professor Robert Miller,a music professor now barred from campus.

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Yale president responds to public outcry over university's sexual misconduct report

Yale University President Peter Salovey, responding to public outcry over a report on campus sexual misconduct, has asked the school to develop a list of scenarios that would illustrate the term “nonconsensual sex.”

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