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Woman Raped At Harvard Yard In Early Morning

A woman was raped as she walked through Harvard Yard early Friday, the university’s ­Police Depart­ment reported on its website.

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How to improve and streamline your campus messaging and notifications

Two Oklahoma universities use Rave Campus Messenger from AT&T to reach out and touch students on mobile devices
When it comes to notifying your students, faculty, and staff about important campus issues and events, you can’t rely on just texting or email. Effective notification platforms also use voice recordings, Facebook and Twitter posts, RSS feeds, and digital signage. But how do you implement a single, centralized notification system that offers connectivity and control of all these communication channels?
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OSBI To Examine Langston University Official's Computer

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is examining a computer belonging to a Langston University administrator, the bureau confirmed Wednesday.

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Former UVa Law Student Pleads Guilty To Breaking Into Registrar's Office

A former University of Virginia law student pleaded guilty Friday in Charlottesville Circuit Court to breaking into the school’s registrar office in December to intercept a request for his transcript.

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Siena Heights University Receives Student’s Anonymous Tips via Text Message

Siena Heights University in Adrian, Mich. implemented an anonymous tipping system that allows students to “text” in their tips to the campus safety dispatch office.

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Officer At Center Of Pepper-Spraying Incident No Longer Works At UC Davis

Lt. John Pike, the UC Davis police officer who became a focal point of last November's pepper-spraying incident during a campus protest, is no longer employed by the university, a spokesman confirmed late Tuesday.

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CU-Boulder Price Tag For Obama's Visit Last April: $110,000

The University of Colorado spent roughly $110,000 on President Barack Obama's historic visit to the Boulder campus this spring -- less than half the price tag for the campus' unprecedented efforts days earlier to shut down the annual 4/20 smoke-out, the school announced Tuesday.

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Student In Twitter Threat Ordered To Avoid Kent St

A Kent State University student accused of posting a message on Twitter saying he planned to "shoot up" the northeastern Ohio campus was instructed Monday to stay away from the school and its president.

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Jackson Community College Replacing Its Campus Security Department With Private Company

Jackson Community College is dissolving its campus security department and privatizing the service in hopes of saving about $300,000 in this year’s budget.

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Columbia Univ.: Would-Be Assassin Never Admitted

An Uzbek man who pleaded guilty to plotting to assassinate President Barack Obama was never admitted to Columbia University's medical school, the university said Saturday, contrary to defense claims before he was sentenced to more than 15 years in prison.

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