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U Of Colorado Officials Tout Accomplishments, Economic Impact On Boulder

University of Colorado officials -- during a meeting with city leaders on Tuesday -- gave an update of campus achievements, reporting that faculty are among the most productive in the nation when it comes to research, the student body is becoming more diverse and energy use on campus is shrinking.

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Trinity Assault Was Brutal, Yes, But It's Too Early To Draw Conclusions (Column)

A month ago, a man was found unconscious on a dark street in Hartford. Nobody paid much attention, except his family and the police who found him.

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Virginia College Cafe Closes At School In Mobile

After two years in business The Café at Virginia College has closed due to a lack of walk in business and because the campus at the Mobile Festival Centre needed more space, according to the school’s president.

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Working For The Common Good: Public Universities To Showcase Community Partnerships And Economic Development Initiatives

Fritz Erickson, Ferris State University’s provost, likes to joke that he could spend hours talking about an initiative at Ferris that aims to get Hispanic students from West Michigan to go to college.

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U Of Wisconsin Tries To Stop Plans To Redevelop Apartments Near Campus

UW-Madison is seeking to block a pair of property owners from razing two campus-area apartment buildings and replacing them with a single, larger apartment building, arguing the properties should be reserved for eventual university use.

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U Of Central Arkansas, Higher Education Major Players In Local Economy

Further findings of the University of Central Arkansas’s recent economic impact study indicate that higher education institutions are powerful players in local commerce.

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Study: U Of Central Arkansas Turns $1 Into $5.30 For Grads

A University of Central Arkansas graduate will receive a cumulative $5.30 in higher income on each dollar invested at the school, a recent study indicates.

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Greater Miami Chamber Honors Miami Dade College President

Miami Dade College’s president started there as a student and rose through the ranks. He has built the college into a model hailed by U.S. presidents.

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Hopkins President: University Has Moral Obligation To City

Johns Hopkins University President Ronald J. Daniels told the Baltimore Development Corp. board Thursday that the academic powerhouse has a moral obligation to "share our bounty" with the city.

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