Higher Education (College)

9:54am

Thu April 25, 2013
The Two-Way

Have You Seen Me? Giant Styrofoam Head Found

Originally published on Thu April 25, 2013 12:49 pm

A floating head was discovered by the Marist College men's crew team this week in the Hudson River.
Tyler Sawyer, Marist College Facebook

Crew members from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., were out practicing on the Hudson River this week when they were surprised by a gigantic head floating toward them.

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12:52pm

Tue April 23, 2013
The Two-Way

Breaking Tradition, Cooper Union Will Charge Undergrads Tuition

The new Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art academic building is seen in Manhattan's Cooper Square in New York City.
Mario Tama Getty Images

Citing financial strain, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art announced that beginning in the fall of 2014, it would begin charging its undergraduate students tuition.

The college is one of the few institutions that doesn't charge students tuition.

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6:41am

Tue April 23, 2013
Around the Nation

Shot Putter Donates Bone Marow To A Stranger

Originally published on Tue April 23, 2013 1:05 pm

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7:38am

Tue April 16, 2013
The Two-Way

Six Years After Shooting, Virginia Tech Remembers

The memorial Hokie stones at Virginia Tech, erected to honor the 32 victims of the 2007 campus shooting.
Virginia Tech

With so much attention given to the violent bombings in Boston, Virginia Tech is remembering a terrible tragedy of its own today. It's been six years since shooter Seung-Hui Cho killed 32 people and injured 17 on the Virginia Tech campus, and then shot himself to death. Today, his victims are being remembered in a series of events.

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6:10am

Wed April 10, 2013
The Two-Way

Students Stopped The Stabbing Suspect At Texas College

Originally published on Wed April 10, 2013 11:19 am

Dylan Quick, who is accused in the stabbings at Lone Star College, in a photo supplied to the news media Wednesday by the Harris County (Texas) Sheriff's Office.
Reuters /Landov

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