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  • Colleges getting out of health insurance business

    The federal health care overhaul is leading some colleges and universities to get out of the health insurance business. Experts are divided on whether this change will be good or bad for students. Some call it an inevitable result of health care reform...
  • Differences over Chicago schools stir mayor's race for Emanuel, Garcia

    Differences over Chicago schools stir mayor's race for Emanuel, Garcia
    About 200 Chicago schoolteachers, wearing the red T-shirts their union has embraced as a symbol of solidarity against Mayor Rahm Emanuel, gathered in a Pilsen union hall recently for a workshop that doubled as a political rally. "The whole country is...
  • Unusual amount of cheating suspected at Stanford University

    An unusually high number of students at Stanford University are suspected of cheating during the most recent term, putting faculty members and administrators of the prestigious institution on alert. University Provost John Etchemendy sent a letter to...
  • University of Oklahoma unveils racist chant probe findings

    Members of a University of Oklahoma fraternity apparently learned a racist chant that recently got their chapter disbanded during a national leadership cruise four years ago that was sponsored by the fraternity's national administration, the university'...
  • Feds indict 1 after noose put on Ole Miss integration statue

    Feds indict 1 after noose put on Ole Miss integration statue
    James Meredith, who integrated the University of Mississippi under federal protection a half-century ago, says it's a shame that state authorities deferred to the federal government to bring charges after a noose was left on a campus statue of him....
  • Mount St. Mary's issues dean's list

    Mount St. Mary's University announced that local students earned dean's list honors for the fall semester. The honorees include: Alexandra Albrecht, of Woodbine, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Albrecht; Amy Bowers, of Keymar, daughter of Mr. and...
  • ISU suspends Alpha Tau Omega chapter for alleged violations

    Indiana State University officials have suspended the campus' chapter of the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity for allegedly violating a 2013 campus probation agreement. ISU spokesman Dave Taylor tells the Tribune-Star (http://bit.ly/1HKjr7e ) the school is...
  • Akron Biotech of Boca Raton poised for growth

    Akron Biotech of Boca Raton poised for growth
    Claudia Zylberberg began her biotech firm in a one-room office in Boca Raton more than eight years ago. Today Akron Biotech, which produces cell cultures and other raw materials for government and pharmaceutical company research, is moving to a 10,000-...
  • Former Naval Academy commandant tapped to lead Delaware college

    Former Naval Academy commandant tapped to lead Delaware college
    Former U.S. Naval Academy Commandant Robert E. Clark II has been selected as the next president of Delaware's oldest college. The Wesley College board of trustees on Wednesday announced Clark will begin work as the college's 17th president on July 15....
  • Stanford University reports allegations of cheating by students

    STANFORD, Calif. Stanford University is investigating allegations of academic cheating by students during the recent winter quarter, according to University Provost John Etchemendy. A letter Etchemendy sent to faculty and teaching staff this week pointed...
  • Loyola Marymount University names Timothy Law Snyder its next president

    Loyola Marymount University names Timothy Law Snyder its next president
    The Loyola Marymount University Board of Trustees has chosen a former administrator from another Jesuit institution to lead the Los Angeles campus, officials announced Friday. Timothy Law Snyder will be the 16th president when he takes over in June....