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Harvard Launches the Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship

Jul 19, 2013 AM EDT The multi-platinum Def Jam Recordings artist, Nas is being honoured with the Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship at Harvard's W.E.B. Du Bois Institute. The fellowship will help students who excel in arts ...

Philadelphia Parent Posts Craigslist Ad to Hire a 'Sugar Baby' for Virgin Son

Jul 19, 2013 AM EDT A Philadelphia parent has submitted an advertisement on Craigslist, in an attempt to look for a 'sugar baby' who could be her son's "first" before he heads to Harvard University in the fall.

Thailand University Apologizes Over Hitler Promoting Billboard

Jul 16, 2013 AM EDT Chulalongkorn University, one of Thailand's premier universities, has apologized for a huge billboard that displayed Adolf Hitler among a host of comic book superheroes. The university officials ...

Toronto Engineers Create World’s First Human-Powered Helicopter; Team Wins the $250000 Sikorsky Prize (VIDEO)

Jul 13, 2013 AM EDT University of Toronto engineers emerged winners of the Igor I Sikorsky Human Powered Helicopter Competition Thursday for building the world’s first human powered helicopter.

Washington University to pay $15 million In a Medical Malpractice Settlement that Left Girl Disabled

Jul 13, 2013 AM EDT A judge has ordered University of Washington (UW) to pay $15 million to the family of 8-year-old MacKenzie Briant who suffered permanent brain damage after taking a nasal decongestant suggested by the ...

Duke to Expel Students Guilty Of Sexual Assault Crimes

Jul 12, 2013 AM EDT Duke University has decided to expel students found guilty of committing sexual assault beginning this fall.

‘Women attend university to find a husband,’ Says Politician

Jul 09, 2013 AM EDT The Labour Party in the United Kingdom has demanded an apology from Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, for his 'outdated opinions' about 'female students only attend university to find a husband' ...

Louisville Man Gets 25 Years in Prison for Sullivan Student’s Death

Jul 09, 2013 AM EDT Gregory O'Bryan, a Louisville man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after entering a guilty plea of murdering and sexually abusing the corpse of Andrew Compton, a Sullivan University student. ...

UB Student Dies after Being Swept Away By Raging Current of Niagara River

Jul 09, 2013 AM EDT The New York State Park Police have confirmed the details of the deceased who perished after slipping off a rock and fell into the Lower Niagara River on Saturday night. Lt. Patrick Moriarty of the ...

Maryland’s RB Charged with Theft, Assault and Wiretapping; Suspended from the University

Jul 08, 2013 AM EDT Wes Brown, a freshman at the University of Maryland and one of the school's top running backs, has been arrested and charged with theft of a device, second-degree assault on a police officer and ...

One Pint of Beer Improves Heart Health, Study

Jul 08, 2013 AM EDT Drinking just one pint of beer a day improves the flow of blood and heart function, according to a latest finding by researchers from Harokopio University, Athens.

Chinese Students Banned From Wearing ‘BRAS’ During University Entrance Exams

Jul 08, 2013 AM EDT Education chiefs in Jilin Province, north east China, have banned students from wearing 'Bras' in an attempt to prevent cheating during the country's university entrance exams, popularly known as ...

King College to Be Known As King University from June 1

Jan 24, 2013 AM EST King College will bear a new name starting this June. It will be officially called as King University.

Michigan's University Research Corridor Generates Jobs, Tax Revenues

Jan 24, 2013 AM EST Various activities operated under Michigan's University Research Corridor (URC) have resulted in a $15.5 billion economic impact across the state. It also generated around $375 million in tax revenue ...

Brandman University Ranked Among Top 10 Online Undergraduate Programs

Jan 16, 2013 AM EST Brandman University is ranked eighth for providing one of the best online undergraduate programs in the country.

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