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Students Warned Of Financial Aid Scams

Prospective college students should beware of fee-based sites and sales pitches that promise to secure scholarships and financial aid, the Connecticut Better Business Bureau says.

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Freeh Report: ‘Total Disregard For … Sandusky’s Child Victims’

Joe Paterno, former Pennsylvania State University president Graham B. Spanier, and other top administrators conspired for more than a decade to keep quiet sex-abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky, according to the findings of an internal investigation released Thursday.

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Martin To Donate Money To EMU For Alcohol Awareness

After effectively being told to stop drinking or be fired, Eastern Michigan University President Sue Martin said Wednesday she will donate her raise for this year to create an alcohol awareness fund at the college.

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President of Florida A&M Resigns as Parents of Hazing Victim File Lawsuit

The president of Florida A&M University, James H. Ammons, resigned on Wednesday, eight months after a member of the university’s celebrated marching band collapsed and died after a hazing ritual.

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Report: Syracuse Sex-Abuse Probe Prompt But Flawed

Syracuse University's prompt response to allegations of sexual abuse against an assistant basketball coach was done in good faith but was flawed because, among other things, there was no direct contact with law enforcement, a special committee of the university's board of trustees said in a report released Thursday.

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FAMU Dean Proposed Long-Term Suspension Of Band Before Champion's Hazing Death

Three days before the hazing death of FAMU drum major Robert Champion, the university's dean of students urged top administrators to impose a long-term suspension of the school's famous marching band because of concerns about hazing.

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University Of Oklahoma Campus Completely Smoke Free

Students, faculty and staff at the University of Oklahoma have a new incentive to kick the habit, as the university’s new smoking ban took effect Sunday.

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CCSU Police Say Student Faked Anti-Gay Notes

Alleged Bias Prompted Campus Rally Where Accused Student Spoke

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Student Sues Western Nevada College Over Human Sexuality Class

A student has sued Western Nevada College and one of its instructors, alleging her civil rights were violated in a human sexuality class.

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Federal Judge Unseals U of Montana Rape Discipline Case

A federal judge has unsealed court documents against the wishes of the University of Montana that show university officials voted to expel a student accused of rape after he unsuccessfully requested that the judge intervene in his disciplinary proceedings.

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