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  • It's more than a keg party at Oregon State.
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  • Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a college student in northwestern Pennsylvania.
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  • Emergency officials were called to The College of New Jersey for a Hazmat situation.
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  • Philadelphia's University of the Sciences celebrated its 12th annual Research Day Thursday afternoon.
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  • A former school custodian from Langhorne is facing several disturbing charges.
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  • Best of the Class 2014
  • For more than 30 years, 6abc has hosted the Best of the Class broadcast. Wednesday we met the stars of this year's show.
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  • About 100 people were arrested and at least 44 people were taken to the hospital during a weekend college party in Southern California.
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  • Florida State University is under investigation by the U.S. Department of Education for possible Title IX violations in its response to sexual violence complaints.
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  • Upper Darby High School held its annual Career and College Exploration Fair Wednesday. It was an opportunity for more than 1,700 students to begin planning for their future.
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  • Authorities are investigating the death of a student at a southern New Jersey college.
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  • A local college community has gone above and beyond to help a blind student thrive. In fact he's become one of the top engineering students at his school.
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  • A college in upstate New York is offering a summer course on Miley Cyrus and won't even make students do any class twerk.
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  • A federal agency said Wednesday that football players at Northwestern University can create the nation's first college athlete's union.
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  • Politicians in some states have proposed the idea of providing free tuition to get young people to attend community college.
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  • The deaths of two University of Pennsylvania students in recent months have been ruled suicides.
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  • The death of a New York City college student in what authorities have called a fraternity ritual has been ruled a homicide, a Pennsylvania coroner said Friday.
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  • Some Central Michigan University students are getting schooled in the undead this semester, thanks to a religion course that's exploring apocalyptic themes in biblical texts, literature and pop culture.
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  • Action News Online
  • An official at a central Ohio college says a student who was the subject of intensive search over the weekend apparently died of hypothermia after falling asleep outside.
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  • Villanova Univ. closed rest of week due to outage
  • Villanova University announced Thursday that electricity and heat have been restored to Main Campus, West Campus, and the Athletics Complex.
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  • A lifelike outdoor sculpture of a man sleepwalking in nothing but his underpants is causing a stir at Wellesley College from students who say it's frightening.
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  • The Trending Channel
  • While many Midwestern college students pile on layers to brave the frigid walk to classes in subzero weather, those attending one Wisconsin university on the windy shores of Lake Michigan can leave their coats in their dorms and take a much cozier trek.
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  • A 20-year-old South Carolina State University student shot to death outside a dormitory was an engineering technology student who also played on the school's football team, the school said Saturday.
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  • The Trending Channel
  • Business major Alex Benda is getting a head start as an entrepreneur.
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  • Prince William has started a special 10-week course in agricultural management, commuting by train to the University of Cambridge.
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  • Bomb threats that led to the evacuations of four Harvard University campus buildings this week were made by a student trying to get out of taking a final exam, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.
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  • Harvard University has reopened all four buildings that were evacuated after police received an unconfirmed report that explosives may have been placed inside.
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  • Camden County Community College, Blackwood Campus
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  • A power outage forced officials at Camden County Community College to cancel daytime classes Monday at the school's Blackwood Campus.
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  • A Pennsylvania coroner says a New York City fraternity pledge died from closed head injuries due to blunt force head trauma that authorities say stemmed from an initiation ritual.
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  • New Jersey State Police say an 18-year-old Rider University student who was thought to have gone missing has been found safe.
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  • Fordham University says about 2,500 applicants erroneously received a financial aid email implying they had been admitted.
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  • Prosecutors says charges will be filed in the death of a New York City college student during a frat ritual.
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  • Police say two men were shot and killed and a third man wounded in a shooting that led to a lockdown at a North Carolina university.
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  • A fourth student has been suspended in connection with an incident at San Jose State University involving alleged hate crimes against a black student.
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  • According to an email alert sent out to students, several men attacked a female student in her dorm room Sunday.
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  • Authorities say three people are in custody following reports of an armed man that prompted a lockdown at Central Connecticut State University.
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  • Some students at Swarthmore College are upset that a fraternity used a flier featuring pictures of naked women to recruit new members.
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  • Lafayette College has put students on alert after a woman was sexually assaulted on campus.
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  • Power was restored to most of the University of California, Berkeley, Tuesday morning, after an explosion left one person hospitalized for minor burns, campus officials said.
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  • Several hundred people marched Wednesday at the University of Alabama to oppose racial segregation among the school's Greek-letter social organizations.
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  • Two people are dead and one injured after a shooting near a college campus in Maryland.
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  • The president took a shot at "brutal" education spending cuts in Pennsylvania during a Friday evening visit to Scranton.
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  • Obama targets college message to Pa.
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  • Officials say an eastern Pennsylvania college student has been found dead off-campus.
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  • Lehigh University student found dead
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