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College Drinking Survey: Nearly Half of Maryland Students Binge Drink

A survey on alcohol consumption by college students in Maryland has found that nearly half who responded have engaged in binge drinking during the past month.

08/12/2014

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Best Cookbooks For Cooking in College

Worried that sending your kid off to college means their diets will consist of boxed meals or ramen? Is your son or daughter moving into their first off-campus apartment and far away from dining halls? Our sister company, Simon & Schuster serves up some college-appropriate cookbooks designed to make cooking easy and even fun for your kids after they’ve fled the nest.

07/29/2014

President Barack Obama with his oldest daughter, Malia. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama Practically Weepy at Malia Going to College

President Barack Obama is practically weepy at the thought of his daughter Malia going off to college, a milestone many months away that is already on his mind.

07/28/2014

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President Obama: US Must Retrain Workers Who Lose Jobs

 WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says all American workers deserve to know that if they lose their jobs, their country will help them train for a better one. In his weekly radio and Internet address, […]

07/19/2014

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Survey: Rapes Not Investigated at 2 in 5 Colleges

A survey of colleges and universities finds a lack of coordination between many campuses and local law enforcement in handling sexual assaults, and that many schools have gone years without investigating such cases.

07/09/2014

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Schools Work to Keep Incoming College Students From ‘Summer Melt’

The excitement of acceptance into that dream college has passed. The first day of classes is still weeks away. But the resources provided by high school teachers and computer labs are no longer available for recent graduates.

07/07/2014

mother holds her toddler son at the U.S. Border Patrol detainee processing center. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Plan To House Immigrant Children In Va. on Hold

A U.S. government plan to temporarily shelter hundreds of Central American children and teenagers on the campus of a closed college in rural Virginia was put on hold Monday amid complaints by local officials that they were kept in the dark.

06/16/2014

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Starbucks Clears College Degree Path For Employees

Starbucks is giving its baristas a bargain on an online college degree.

06/16/2014

American women born in the early 1980s – a generation dubbed Millennials – are 33 percent more likely to earn a college degree by the age of 27 than their male peers. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Majority of Va. Students Graduate College Within 6 Years

A new report says 70 percent of students attending Virginia’s four-year public colleges and universities graduate within six years.

06/01/2014

Students hug on May 24, 2014, after a drive-by shooting in Isla Vista, California, a beach community next to the University of California Santa Barbara. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Suspect in California Rampage Blamed Aloof Women

In YouTube videos and a long written manifesto, Elliot Rodger aired his contempt for everyone from his roommates to the whole human race, reserving special hate for two groups: the women he says kept him a virgin for all of his 22 years, and the men they chose instead.

05/25/2014

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