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Excessive use of gadgets lead to sleep deprivation among teens 21.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C [USA], October 21 : We live in a world of technologies; we all know it has many downsides over the benefits. Now, a new study found that younger generations are sacrificing their sleep to spend more time on their phones and tablets.
Bannon rallies college Republicans at California GOP convention: 'You guys are the cutting edge' 21.10.2017 LA Times: Commentary
Lincoln Institute marks 10th anniversary of Center for Urban Development and Land Policy in Beijing 21.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
BEIJING: The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy this weekend marks the 10th anniversary of the Peking University-Lincoln Institute Center for Urban Development and Land Policy in Beijing, a dynamic hub of research and dialogue providing practical applications to housing, tax policy, urbanization, and environmental sustainability in China.
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Maclean's 2018 University Rankings - Sherbrooke: Ranked # 1 in Canada for Student Satisfaction 21.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
SHERBROOKE, QC: For the second consecutive year, Bishop's University and the Universite de Sherbrooke have been ranked highest for student satisfaction, placing Sherbrooke as the ideal region in Canada to get a university education. That is the finding of a survey of 23,988 Canadian university students published this week in Maclean's magazine.
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Medical students in limbo as young immigrant program ends 21.10.2017 AP Business
CHICAGO (AP) -- Medical student Alejandra Duran Arreola dreams of becoming an OB-GYN in her home state of Georgia, where there's a shortage of doctors and one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the U.S....
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Who is to blame for rising tuition prices at public colleges? 21.10.2017 Washington Post
Who is to blame for rising tuition prices at public colleges?
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UC immigrant legal services get a boost from billionaire Tom Steyer's donation 21.10.2017 LA Times: Commentary

Democratic mega-donor Tom Steyer, best known for his environmental activism, is stepping up support of immigrant rights with a $2.3-million donation to the University of California Immigrant Legal Services Center and seven other organizations.

The gift from Steyer’s nonprofit, NextGen America,...

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Slain CSU student, set to graduate in December, remembered as inspiration during Fort Collins vigil 21.10.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Family, friends and CSU staff gathered Friday to honor Savannah McNealy, who was fatally shot Thursday.
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LGBTQ grad students drop out of CU Boulder at twice rate of straight peers 21.10.2017 Denver Post: Local
New data from a graduate student climate survey shows LGBTQ graduate students were twice as likely as straight students to withdraw from the University of Colorado
Free speech or hate speech? Campus debates over universities in a bind over First Amendment 21.10.2017 Washington Post
Free speech or hate speech? Campus debates over universities in a bind over First Amendment
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‘Kill them’: Three men charged in shooting after Richard Spencer speech 21.10.2017 Washington Post
Police said the men argued with a group of people who had been protesting the event at the University of Florida, shouted Nazi chants and then fired into a crowd at a bus stop.
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Ralph Northam’s ‘Sell Out’ Stretch 21.10.2017 FactCheck
A TV ad from Democrat Ralph Northam strains to portray Republican Ed Gillespie as a lobbyist who sold out workers by fighting "to give billions to Wall Street ...
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California College Republicans battle over whether to make waves or make friends 21.10.2017 LA Times: Commentary
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Oxford college drops Suu Kyi from common room name 21.10.2017 World News – The Navhind Times
London: The students at the prestigious Oxford University college where Myanmar’s de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi studied have voted to remove her name from the title of their Junior Common Room for her inability to condemn severe human rights abuses against Rohingyas in Myanmar. Students of St Hugh’s College Friday voted to remove the ...
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Fort Collins shooter was out with victims in hours before ambush killing 21.10.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Larimer County's coroner has identified the man who allegedly shot three people in a neighborhood west of Colorado State University Thursday morning, killing two of them before he killed himself, as Michael A. Zamora
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White nationalist undeterred by boos on latest college stop 20.10.2017 AP Top News
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- The hostile audience drowned out white nationalist Richard Spencer with anti-Nazi chants. They booed him off the stage under the watchful eye of police officers in riot gear....
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Lynn University and Watson Institute create new, three-year degree model for social entrepreneurs 20.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
BOCA RATON, Fla: Lynn University and Watson Institute have partnered to educate the next generation of innovators, visionaries and social entrepreneurs. With this new initiative, the organizations have created, for the first time ever, a program that allows students to earn a Bachelor of Science in social entrepreneurship for building a venture.
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Woman found on fire in Duluth is in critical condition 20.10.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A passer-by saw the woman on fire along Highway 23 on Thursday. Authorities say the woman suffered severe, life-threatening burns and was taken to a Duluth hospital.
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The viral story of Taiwan Jones, who learned he failed his midterms on Twitter, doesn't add up 20.10.2017 Washington Post
The viral story of Taiwan Jones, who learned he failed his midterms on Twitter, doesn't add up
Pratt Institute Selects Frances Bronet As The College's 12th President 20.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
BROOKLYN, N.Y: Frances Bronet, senior vice president and provost at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) and a distinguished educator at the forefront of interdisciplinary curricula and collaboration, has been selected as the 12th president of Pratt Institute, announced Bruce Gitlin, Chair of the Institute's Board of Trustees and Co-Chair of the Presidential Search Committee. She will be the first woman president to lead Pratt Institute, one of the world's most renowned art and design colleges.
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