• At Least 12 Students Die in Mortar Attack at U. of Damascus April 09, 2013 At least 12 students at the University of Damascus were killed when mortar shells hit an outdoor cafeteria on March 28. Twenty-nine others were injured. The Syr...

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  • Rutgers U. Basketball Coach Fired After Video Becomes Public April 09, 2013 The men's basketball coach at Rutgers University was fired on April 3, hours after video surfaced of him berating players during a practice. The video, whi...

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  • 7 Colleges Picked for 'Campus Resilience Pilot Program' April 09, 2013 The Department of Homeland Security announced seven colleges and universities selected to participate in its Campus Resilience Pilot Program to explore new ...

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  • College Athletes More Likely Than Ex-Athletes to Be Depressed April 09, 2013 A survey finds that current athletes are significantly more depressed than former athletes. "We expected to see a significant increase in depression once...

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  • Researcher Charged With Economic Espionage April 09, 2013 A researcher at the Medical College of Wisconsin has been accused of stealing research data and materials for a cancer-fighting compound. Huajun Zhao, 42, was arrested on March ...

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  • Liberty U. Eases Gun Rules

    Posted on April 9 2013

    Liberty U. Eases Gun Rules April 09, 2013 Liberty University is now allowing people with concealed-carry permits to bring guns into campus buildings. The school previously allowed guns on campus, but not in buildings. The new rules, wh...

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  • Social Media as Medication

    Posted on April 9 2013

    Social Media as Medication April 09, 2013 A study at Wesley College (Delaware) designed to gauge the use and psychological effects of social media finds that students who struggle most with ego control use social media the most. Angela...

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  • Saint Joseph's U. Accidentally Reveals Students' Grades in Mass E-Mail April 08, 2013 Saint Joseph's University (Pennsylvania) inadvertently sent the grade-point averages of upperclassmen at the business school in an email ...

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  • Crash Kills Coach, Driver of Seton Hill Women's Lacrosse Team April 08, 2013 The women's lacrosse coach at Seton Hill University was killed on March 16 in a bus crash while traveling to a game at Millersville University. Coach ...

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  • Increased Faculty Support Called for to Protect Study Abroad Students April 08, 2013 A professor who obtained prescription drugs for emergency use during a study abroad trip to Nicaragua in January was informed her contract will not be...

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