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Colleges and Universities

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  • 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....
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Coastal Carolina dean's list announced

    The fall dean's list at Coastal Carolina University includes the following local students: Cory Bauerlien, a sophomore from Westminster majoring in marine science; Savannah Brandenburg, a senior from Eldersburg majoring in marine science; Collin...
  • Letters to the editor

    University tuition discount defended There's a common refrain at the Capitol this session — we need to make Illinois more competitive. Yet one proposal would make an already challenging environment even more difficult for Illinois public...
  • VU students, faculty arrange to have ancient tablets returned to Turkey

    VU students, faculty arrange to have ancient tablets returned to Turkey
    Pieces of ancient history are on a journey home thanks to the work of students and faculty at Valparaiso University. Turkish dignitaries were present at the university's Art Student Exhibition in the Brauer Museum of Art to sign a Memorandum of...
  • Junior year checklist: 7 things you can start doing to prep for college

    Junior year checklist: 7 things you can start doing to prep 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...
  • Colleges grapple with cheating in the digital age

    Colleges grapple with cheating in the digital age
    Stanford University's honor code dates to 1921, written by students to help guide them through the minefield of plagiarism, forbidden collaboration, copying and other chicaneries that have tempted undergraduates since they first arrived on college...
  • FBI agent: Ball State identity thefts likely not campus hack

    An FBI agent says he doesn't think the identities of dozens of Ball State University employees were stolen because of any sort of hacking at the school. FBI agent Neal Freeman told The Star Press (http://tspne.ws/1D8JLRl ) that Ball State and a third...
  • New SSC student trustee sworn in

    New SSC student trustee sworn in
    Terry Harris, a student at South Suburban College in South Holland, recently was sworn in for his first term as the new student trustee at the April meeting of the college's board of trustees, according to a press release from the college. Harris was...