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Colleges and Universities

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  • UW-Madison says 400 jobs to be cut under Walker budget

    The University of Wisconsin's flagship campus in Madison would have to eliminate about 400 mostly vacant positions, close and merge programs and reduce academic offerings and services if Gov. Scott Walker's proposed budget cut passes, Chancellor Rebecca...
  • Hamburger University grills students on McDonald's operations

     Hamburger University grills students on McDonald's operations
    Two boxes of french fries stacked on the kitchen floor, rather than stored in a freezer. An empty salt shaker at the fry station. A dry, unseasoned cheeseburger served on a hardened bun. Those are just a few of the problems a McDonald's manager is...
  • Winston's lawyer calls sex assault suit against QB a 'stunt'

    The attorney for NFL prospect Jameis Winston said the lawsuit filed against the former Florida State University quarterback by a woman who says he raped her is "false" and a "stunt." David Cornwell said in written a statement Friday the lawsuit by former...
  • 7 things high school juniors can do to prepare for college

    7 things high school juniors can do to prepare for college
    Now that seniors are committing to colleges and firming up plans for the year ahead, it's time for juniors to get serious about the future. But it's easy to feel lost and overwhelmed when trying to get ahead of the game. We consulted everyone from college...
  • Wesleyan Students Press For Ethical Endowment Investments

    MIDDLETOWN — Student protesters met with Wesleyan University President Michael Roth on Thursday and Friday to urge the school to drop investments that undermine a goal of social justice and environmental advocacy. Sophomore Abby Cunniff, a member...
  • Could abuse, high cost of child care be linked?

    Could abuse, high cost of child care be linked?
    Children such as 3-year-old Charlie Brame, 1-year-old Asiyah Magee and 4-month-old Mia Montes Balleste are too quickly forgotten. All three died right here in Central Florida as a result of child abuse, authorities say. They have a heartbreaking...
  • Norfolk State warns of budget deficit, possible layoffs

    Norfolk State University has warned its faculty of possible layoffs due to the likelihood of a budget deficit. Media outlets report faculty members were told of the financial issues at a meeting Thursday. Interim university president Eddie Moore Jr....
  • College of DuPage backers with exclusive deals rake in millions

    College of DuPage backers with exclusive deals rake in millions
    Officials at the College of DuPage have a long list of items to turn over to federal investigators by next week, including a trove of documents related to contracts with companies tied to board members for the school's fundraising foundation. Here's...
  • Physicians want Dr. Oz gone from Columbia medical faculty

    Physicians want Dr. Oz gone from Columbia medical faculty
    Columbia University has not removed TV celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz from his faculty position as a group of top doctors has demanded, citing his "egregious lack of integrity" for promoting what they call "quack treatments." "Dr. Oz has repeatedly shown...
  • Don't panic, college seniors: Jobs for grads likely to grow

    The consulting and accounting firm EY is aggressively recruiting on college campuses this spring. The company formerly known as Ernst & Young plans to hire 9,000 graduates from U.S. universities this year, up from 7,500 in 2014. But recruiting isn't as...
  • Coastal Carolina University posts president's honor list

    Coastal Carolina University announced that two local students were among those achieving its president's honor list for the fall semester. Tyler Keller, a senior majoring in musical theater, is from Hampstead. Christopher O'Brien, a junior majoring in...