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The Huffington Post
This High School Student Is Helping Her Peers Embrace Their Black Identitystudent body at San Francisco's Academy of Arts and Sciences High School. As a
This High School Student Is Helping Her Peers Embrace Their Black Identity
The Huffington Post / Posted 12 hours ago
student body at San Francisco's Academy of Arts and Sciences High School. As a senior, she reopened her school's Black Student Union. Through the BSU, she helps black students understand their history and identity -- subjects rarely covered in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
1 injured in shooting at Washington University in St. Louishousing area. University spokeswoman Sue Killenberg McGinn said that one person
1 injured in shooting at Washington University in St. Louis
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
housing area. University spokeswoman Sue Killenberg McGinn said that one person was injured in the shooting near the student union and performing arts building. Details about what led to the shooting were not immediately available. McGinn... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Wesley College students hope cartoon can stir race discussionkind of a racial divide at Wesley between the black and white students,” said G
Wesley College students hope cartoon can stir race discussion
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 14 hours ago
kind of a racial divide at Wesley between the black and white students,” said Griffin, who is active in the school’s black student union. “On Monday, everything just kind of popped open.” On Tuesday, Clark sent a letter to students saying he had... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Wesley College students hope cartoon can stir race discussionkind of a racial divide at Wesley between the black and white students,” said G
Wesley College students hope cartoon can stir race discussion
The Record Searchlight / Posted 17 hours ago
kind of a racial divide at Wesley between the black and white students,” said Griffin, who is active in the school’s black student union. “On Monday, everything just kind of popped open.” On Tuesday, Clark sent a letter to students saying he had... Read more
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The Cowl
Students and Faculty Stop the ‘I- Word”comment or question as well. Professor Kara Cebulko, Professor Thea Riofrancos,
Students and Faculty Stop the ‘I- Word”
The Cowl / Posted 17 hours ago
comment or question as well. Professor Kara Cebulko, Professor Thea Riofrancos, and Sabine Adrian from the Providence Student Union, which works with high schools to foster positive political change in the community, started by speaking about... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Akwa Ibom Speaker Urges Activists, Lawyers to Speak Up Against Federal Misruleare saddled with power don't respect court orders. "I am in government today a
Akwa Ibom Speaker Urges Activists, Lawyers to Speak Up Against Federal Misrule
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
are saddled with power don't respect court orders. "I am in government today and this is the same voice I carried as the student union government president and this is the same voice I carried as the pioneer speaker of the Nigeria Youth... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Third time's a charm for Sodikoff's River North spotBrendan Sodikoff's third try (after Dillman's and Cocello) at this location, is
Third time's a charm for Sodikoff's River North spot
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 21 hours ago
Brendan Sodikoff's third try (after Dillman's and Cocello) at this location, is set up like the well-stocked student union cafeteria and rec room of one's dreams. Open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, it is, unusually, a River... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State Vs. Students - Killing of Nuba Student Sparks Mass Protest"Timbesh," just outside the gates of the university April 27 around noon. Al S
State Vs. Students - Killing of Nuba Student Sparks Mass Protest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
"Timbesh," just outside the gates of the university April 27 around noon. Al Sadiq, a member of the Nuba Mountains Student Union, had participated in a forum on campus to discuss an attack last week by ruling party students against a blind... Read more
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The Daily Californian
ASUC announces discount Lyft rides for students with temporary mobile partnershipbut not that good,” Ghirardo said. “It only goes to specific locations and it d
ASUC announces discount Lyft rides for students with temporary mobile partnership
The Daily Californian / Posted 23 hours ago
but not that good,” Ghirardo said. “It only goes to specific locations and it doesn’t hit places like Sproul or MLK Jr. (Student Union) where people are studying until late at night.” Representatives from the ASUC have discussed the possibility... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
TWU raises $25,000Eight days after Juan Armijo’s apartment caught fire, he was smiling while mann
TWU raises $25,000
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Eight days after Juan Armijo’s apartment caught fire, he was smiling while manning a table in the Texas Woman’s University Student Union promoting a “Pay it Forward Day.” For him, paying it forward is more important than ever after he lost most of... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
4 finalists for UT’s next finance officer to visitforums for the campus community and public to hear from each candidate. The ses
4 finalists for UT’s next finance officer to visit
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
forums for the campus community and public to hear from each candidate. The sessions will take place in room 2582 of the student union. Mr. Beaghan’s forum starts at 2:15 p.m. Monday. Mr. Lassen’s is at 2:15 p.m. May 9. Mr. Ellis’ is at 3:15... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
France labour law protests turn violenttrade union, arguing that the violence occurred “outside of the protests”. Wil
France labour law protests turn violent
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
trade union, arguing that the violence occurred “outside of the protests”. William Martinet, leader of the biggest student union, the UNEF, condemned the rioters but also denounced a “disproportionate use of force by the police”. The... Read more
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NBC San Diego
SDSU Sexual Violence Survey Resultsto end the violence,” she said. Results were released during a community-wide
SDSU Sexual Violence Survey Results
NBC San Diego / Posted yesterday
to end the violence,” she said. Results were released during a community-wide awareness event at the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union. The event coincides with Take Back the Week, an annual event organized by student group Aztecs for... Read more
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J Weekly
u.s. shorts‘contrary to our core principles’ The president of New York University said th
u.s. shorts
J Weekly / Posted yesterday
‘contrary to our core principles’ The president of New York University said the school will not acquiesce to its graduate student union’s recent demand that the university cut its Israel ties. “A boycott of Israeli academics and institutions is... Read more
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The Forward
Jewish Backers Trash Anti-Semitic Charge Against British Student LeaderClaims that the new head of the British national student union is anti-Semitic
Jewish Backers Trash Anti-Semitic Charge Against British Student Leader
The Forward / Posted yesterday
Claims that the new head of the British national student union is anti-Semitic are false and part of a “witch-hunt” and “Islamophobic campaign,” Jewish former student leaders wrote in a letter supporting Malia Bouattia. Bouattia, who is Muslim, was... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
University of Toledo announces four finalists for chief financial officerforums for the campus community and public to hear from each candidate. The ses
University of Toledo announces four finalists for chief financial officer
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
forums for the campus community and public to hear from each candidate. The sessions will take place in room 2582 of the student union on the main campus. Mr. Beaghan’s forum starts at 2:15 p.m. Monday. Mr. Lassen’s forum starts at 2:15 p.m. May... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Wackadoo's will lose spot in UCF Student UnionWackadoo's Grub and Brew, one of the restaurants in the bustling UCF Student Un
Wackadoo's will lose spot in UCF Student Union
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Wackadoo's Grub and Brew, one of the restaurants in the bustling UCF Student Union, will lose its storefront, the school announced this week. The business co-owners Dean Monaco and Scott Kaylor, who both attended the University of Central Florida,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Could UCF Student Union get a major expansion?are bustling with lines, the tables filled, the study spaces crammed. Good luck
Could UCF Student Union get a major expansion?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
are bustling with lines, the tables filled, the study spaces crammed. Good luck finding an empty seat. "Unfortunately our Student Union is a little chaotic right now," said Caitlyn Zona, UCF's student body president. It's not difficult to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Wesley College student newspaper under fire for 'racist' cartoonswasn't enough. Students Tiffany Griffin, Damyra Price and Shaylynn Bivens (who
Wesley College student newspaper under fire for 'racist' cartoons
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
wasn't enough. Students Tiffany Griffin, Damyra Price and Shaylynn Bivens (who is vice president of the university's black student union) compiled a list of demands which they plan to present to university President Robert Clark during a meeting on... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Bree Newsome pushes for race consciousnesssaid. “I thought she also had some very good recommendations for the efforts th
Bree Newsome pushes for race consciousness
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted yesterday
said. “I thought she also had some very good recommendations for the efforts that we have on our campus like the Black Student Union which I am a part of. She definitely had some good practical solutions as to how to organize.” Freshman Alyssa... Read more
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London24
Adorable puppies and bunnies help university students de-stressmeeting our puppies and bunnies at the University of Westminster is a perfect w
Adorable puppies and bunnies help university students de-stress
London24 / Posted yesterday
meeting our puppies and bunnies at the University of Westminster is a perfect way to reduce exam stress.” Organiser and student union vice president Lauren Waugh said she decided to set up the event to give the students something exciting to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deadly RPG Attack in East Darfur Capitalwere in Ed Daein to participate in the opening of the summer activity programme
Deadly RPG Attack in East Darfur Capital
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
were in Ed Daein to participate in the opening of the summer activity programme. The wounded students from North Darfur student union were air lifted to Khartoum for treatment. Witnesses told Radio Dabanga that a number of donkeys were also... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
ASUO Senate passes $16,000 to develop carpool website for Safe Ride and DDSrequest. ASUO Senate spends $18,366 from surplus and passes $16,797 in transfe
ASUO Senate passes $16,000 to develop carpool website for Safe Ride and DDS
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 2 days ago
request. ASUO Senate spends $18,366 from surplus and passes $16,797 in transfer requests Asian and Pacific American Student Union requested to move $1,387.48 within its budget to bring Dumbfoundead, a Korean-American music artist, and Jenny... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Racist Cartoons In College Newspaper Spark Outrage Among Studentsa black man -- as a joke, others found it racist and sexist. Shaylynn Bivens, v
Racist Cartoons In College Newspaper Spark Outrage Among Students
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
a black man -- as a joke, others found it racist and sexist. Shaylynn Bivens, vice president of the university's black student union, sent a statement to The Huffington Post about the problematic nature of the drawings, especially when a racial... Read more
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The Forward
UK’s Labour Suspends Lawmaker Who Called for Israel’s Relocationweek after Malia Bouattia , a Muslim woman who is fiercely critical of Israel,
UK’s Labour Suspends Lawmaker Who Called for Israel’s Relocation
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
week after Malia Bouattia , a Muslim woman who is fiercely critical of Israel, was elected president of Britain’s national student union. Shah was elected to represent the Bradford West region in Parliament last year and, according to the New York... Read more
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The Lumberjack
Q&A with SQuID’s Ian Alexanderdid SQuID come up with these goals? These demands were created with a larger o
Q&A with SQuID’s Ian Alexander
The Lumberjack / Posted 2 days ago
did SQuID come up with these goals? These demands were created with a larger organization called the California Student Union, which is a network of campuses across the state and the CSU. We met in San Francisco in February and came up... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
'King Rat,' filmed on DePauw campus, to be screened Monday eveningof photography, Zoe Lubeck. The event, which is free and open to all, will tak
'King Rat,' filmed on DePauw campus, to be screened Monday evening
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 2 days ago
of photography, Zoe Lubeck. The event, which is free and open to all, will take place in the ballroom of the Memorial Student Union Building at 8:10 p.m. "King Rat" -- which stars Julian Hester, Bradley Grant Smith and Burt Young (whose... Read more
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FOX News
Want to talk about Jesus? You'll need a permit for that at NC StateSeptember 2015, the student group was told that without a permit, they must sto
Want to talk about Jesus? You'll need a permit for that at NC State
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
September 2015, the student group was told that without a permit, they must stop approaching other students inside the student union to engage in religious discussions or invite them to attend group events. “It’s an amazingly broad speech... Read more
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The News & Observer
Christian group sues NC State University over speech policyJesus and his church. It also says that its members have been told they must re
Christian group sues NC State University over speech policy
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Jesus and his church. It also says that its members have been told they must remain at their assigned table in the Talley Student Union building while representatives of other organizations are seen wandering around handing out literature and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberian Students in China Call On Govt to Pay Overdue AllowancesBeijing — The Liberian Student Union in China (LSUIC), the umbrella organizatio
Liberian Students in China Call On Govt to Pay Overdue Allowances
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Beijing — The Liberian Student Union in China (LSUIC), the umbrella organization for all Liberian students studying in China calls on the Government of Liberia to urgently come to their rescue and honor the scholarship contract signed between... Read more
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The Jewish Week
NYU Pro-BDS Group Claims UAW Local Bent Election Rules To Favor ‘Zionist’ SlateIn the wake of an NYU graduate student union’s vote on a BDS resolution, the co
NYU Pro-BDS Group Claims UAW Local Bent Election Rules To Favor ‘Zionist’ Slate
The Jewish Week / Posted 2 days ago
In the wake of an NYU graduate student union’s vote on a BDS resolution, the controversy has continued to intensify, with a group of students accusing UAW Local 2110, the union’s parent organization, of bending election rules to prevent pro-BDS... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
DIFCON12 series wraps up with ‘lessons learned’avenue toward “honest engagement in conversations that matter.” “Lessons Learn
DIFCON12 series wraps up with ‘lessons learned’
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 2 days ago
avenue toward “honest engagement in conversations that matter.” “Lessons Learned” will take place from 3-4:30 p.m. in the Student Union Theatre, North Campus. It is free and open to all members of the UB community. A brief reception will follow in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Suspended Unilag Student Body Accuses Management of 'Victimization'students' protests over epileptic power and poor water supply. Last week, the
Suspended Unilag Student Body Accuses Management of 'Victimization'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
students' protests over epileptic power and poor water supply. Last week, the institution announced the dissolution of the student union until further notice. It also stated that every student was required to sign an undertaking and parents'... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Dr. Don's Digital PaintbrushTogether, they opened their first exhibition, Making the Familiar Strange, Apri
Dr. Don's Digital Paintbrush
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Together, they opened their first exhibition, Making the Familiar Strange, April 20 at the Boise State University Student Union. Making sense of the exhibition and Winiecki's work with ANA is a philosophical exercise touching on issues... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ibadan University Shut Indefinitelynotice following two days of protests by the students. The students had resort
Ibadan University Shut Indefinitely
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
notice following two days of protests by the students. The students had resorted to protest over the suspension of a student union leader by the Student Disciplinary Committee. They are also questioning lack of power and water on campus. The... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Christian student group files lawsuit against NC StateRandy Woodson is among the defendants named in the lawsuit. The lawsuit says t
Christian student group files lawsuit against NC State
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
Randy Woodson is among the defendants named in the lawsuit. The lawsuit says two Grace representatives appeared at the student union last September to engage students in religious discussion and invite them to Grace events. A school official... Read more
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The Forward
New York University President Blasts Israel Boycott Push as ‘Contrary to Core Values’The president of New York University said the school will not acquiesce to its
New York University President Blasts Israel Boycott Push as ‘Contrary to Core Values’
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
The president of New York University said the school will not acquiesce to its graduate student union’s recent demand that the university cut its Israel ties. “A boycott of Israeli academics and institutions is contrary to our core principles of... Read more
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Gazette News
Uni nightclub bouncers deny being too tough after man claims he attacked staff 'in self defence'student, said: “There have been accusations they have been heavy-handed with st
Uni nightclub bouncers deny being too tough after man claims he attacked staff 'in self defence'
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
student, said: “There have been accusations they have been heavy-handed with students. There was a lot of coverage at the Student Union.” He added claims were made “bouncers were beating people up outside”. Business director Paul De-Angelis,... Read more
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Evening Standard
London students campaign to quit NUSare thinking the NUS doesn’t represent them. It doesn’t represent most students
London students campaign to quit NUS
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
are thinking the NUS doesn’t represent them. It doesn’t represent most students.” Nona Buckley-Irvine, president of LSE student union, said she has not been approached formally by the LSE students who want to leave the NUS. She offered to speak... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Christian student group files lawsuit against NC StateRandy Woodson is among the defendants named in the lawsuit. The lawsuit says t
Christian student group files lawsuit against NC State
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Randy Woodson is among the defendants named in the lawsuit. The lawsuit says two Grace representatives appeared at the student union last September to engage students in religious discussion and invite them to Grace events. A school official... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Christian student group files lawsuit against NC StateRandy Woodson is among the defendants named in the lawsuit. The lawsuit says t
Christian student group files lawsuit against NC State
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Randy Woodson is among the defendants named in the lawsuit. The lawsuit says two Grace representatives appeared at the student union last September to engage students in religious discussion and invite them to Grace events. A school official... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Christian student group files lawsuit against NC StateRandy Woodson is among the defendants named in the lawsuit. The lawsuit says t
Christian student group files lawsuit against NC State
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
Randy Woodson is among the defendants named in the lawsuit. The lawsuit says two Grace representatives appeared at the student union last September to engage students in religious discussion and invite them to Grace events. A school official... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Family Talk: Staying true takes disciplinehard to catch. That made her all the more attractive, so I began the pursuit. I
Family Talk: Staying true takes discipline
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
hard to catch. That made her all the more attractive, so I began the pursuit. I positioned myself at the right place in the student union to talk to her. I made witty conversation with her in the cafeteria line. We went on walks where she always... Read more
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NJ.com
NJCU to host forum on Puerto Rican debt crisisParade and Puertorriqueños Asociados for Community Organization, Inc. (PACO), i
NJCU to host forum on Puerto Rican debt crisis
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
Parade and Puertorriqueños Asociados for Community Organization, Inc. (PACO), is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. in the Gilligan Student Union Building's Multipurpose Room A. Attendees of "Understanding the Debt Crisis in Puerto Rico" will hear from a... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
In wake of N-word post, Phoenix's Desert Vista hosts student sessions on diversitymocked the program on social media, posting about ditching the assembly. Alyss
In wake of N-word post, Phoenix's Desert Vista hosts student sessions on diversity
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
mocked the program on social media, posting about ditching the assembly. Alyssa Stiggers, president of the school's Black Student Union, said the incident has opened doors for students to talk about race and emotions in ways they didn't in the... Read more
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Dover Post
Rick Holmes: Sanders, Clinton speak to different generations of Democratsonce, and dimly remember when �revolution� had a romantic ring to it. They may
Rick Holmes: Sanders, Clinton speak to different generations of Democrats
Dover Post / Posted 3 days ago
once, and dimly remember when �revolution� had a romantic ring to it. They may remember, as I do, firebrands down at the student union arguing that it would be OK if a fascist got elected, because it would hasten the revolution. Susan Sarandon... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Ensemble Signal back for second week of CAI residencyby joining the CAI’s Twitter feed or Facebook page. May 3: Workshop performanc
Ensemble Signal back for second week of CAI residency
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 3 days ago
by joining the CAI’s Twitter feed or Facebook page. May 3: Workshop performance of Terry Riley’s “In C” (1964) in the UB Student Union lobby. Ensemble Signal and UB students will come together for a side-by-side workshop performance of Riley’s... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Turning out the teensthe general election in May 2015, Warwick University had iPad-bearing volunteer
Turning out the teens
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
the general election in May 2015, Warwick University had iPad-bearing volunteers running around campus registering students to vote. De Montfort University in Leicester got students to confirm their address when they logged on to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Student debt double what it was eight years agograduated owing an average of £18,160 - double that of those who started repayi
Student debt double what it was eight years ago
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
graduated owing an average of £18,160 - double that of those who started repaying loans in 2008, according to Ireland's student union. Around 56% of students surveyed by the NUS-USI do not believe their degree was worth it. This is the stark... Read more
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heraldscotland
Pro-life group is 'not banned from Strathclyde University'of East Anglia banned students from wearing free sombreros they were given by a
Pro-life group is 'not banned from Strathclyde University'
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
of East Anglia banned students from wearing free sombreros they were given by a local Tex-Mex restaurant because the student union decided non-Mexicans wearing the wide-brimmed hats could be interpreted as racist. Oxford University cancelled... Read more
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