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  • Aiming high: Students at USC attempt to launch rocket into space

    Aiming high: Students at USC attempt to launch rocket into space
    In the northern Nevada desert, student engineers from the University of Southern California's Rocket Lab in Los Angeles say they are trying to make history Friday evening by sending a student-built rocket into space. By the time the rocket motor burns...
  • Purdue launching executive MBA program in Chicago

    Purdue launching executive MBA program in Chicago
    Purdue University is launching an executive MBA program in Chicago aimed at professionals in the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and math, the Indiana school and Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office announced Monday. The 16-month weekend...
  • Former Michigan State provost chosen to head UC Riverside

    Former Michigan State provost chosen to head UC Riverside
    The former No. 2 administrator at Michigan State and a recent finalist to head up several other public universities around the country has been nominated to be the next chancellor of UC Riverside, officials announced Thursday. Kim A. Wilcox, who is an...
  • The Whiteboard Jungle: Student teaching is hard and unpaid work

    The Whiteboard Jungle: Student teaching is hard and unpaid work
    Those who go into the teaching field are often viewed as giving individuals due to the lack of financial rewards, and nowhere is that truer than with those who train to become teachers who sacrifice an entire year’s salary. In California, most...
  • Shooting suspect at Philadelphia-area university remains at large

    Shooting suspect at Philadelphia-area university remains at large
    Police officials said Tuesday they are still looking for a suspect in a shooting at Widener University, near Philadelphia, that left one student hospitalized. In an emailed statement, Chester Police Department officials said of the Monday evening...
  • Purdue shooting: 1 dead, suspect in custody, police say [Update]

    Purdue shooting: 1 dead, suspect in custody, police say [Update]
    One person was killed and another was in custody after a shooting at Purdue University on Tuesday, officials said. University police chief John Cox said the gunman walked into a room at the school's electrical engineering department "with the...
  • 1 dead, 1 held on murder charge following shooting at Purdue

    1 dead, 1 held on murder charge following shooting at Purdue
    A Purdue University senior from Wisconsin is dead and another student is in custody on suspicion of murder following a shooting on the university campus in West LaFayette, Ind., according to school officials. The gunman walked into a basement...
  • Arizona State fraternity suspended after MLK-themed party mocks blacks

    Arizona State fraternity suspended after MLK-themed party mocks blacks
    Civil rights leaders are calling for the expulsion of members of the Arizona State University chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity who planned and participated in a Martin Luther King Jr.-themed party that mocked black people. The fraternity suffered...
  • Purdue University shooting: Victim, suspect are identified

    Purdue University shooting: Victim, suspect are identified
    Purdue University officials announced classes would be canceled through Wednesday after one teacher's assistant allegedly shot and killed another in the school's electrical engineering building. Cody Cousins, 23, was held in the Tippecanoe County Jail...
  • Teacher's assistant kills another at Purdue University, police say

    Teacher's assistant kills another at Purdue University, police say
    A teacher's assistant walked into a basement classroom at Purdue University on Tuesday, targeted a fellow teacher's assistant and opened fire, killing his victim before going outside and surrendering to police, authorities said. Cody Cousins, 23, was...
  • University of Oklahoma: No sign of shooting, but an all-too-common drill

    University of Oklahoma: No sign of shooting, but an all-too-common drill
    Shortly after ordering a campus-wide lockdown, University of Oklahoma officials said Wednesday there was no sign that shots were fired on campus and no reported injuries -- but the brief alert, police response and emergency warnings to shelter in place...