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Top Engineering Firms for Valuable Internships

Top Engineering Firms for Valuable Internships

One problem many masters in electrical engineering online degree graduates have when finding a job is that they lack experience. But how can you get experience without a job? It seems like a vicious cycle. An internship either before or after graduation can help, though. Engineering internships are crucial both […]

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Should Higher Education Be Free?

Should Higher Education Be Free?

In the United States, the higher education system is largely dysfunctional and is plagued by low graduation rates. Worse, the cost of a college education has increased by over 400 percent since 1980, even after adjusting for inflation. Accumulated student debt from higher education has topped one trillion dollars and […]

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UMD Mascot Nearly Burned in Fire

UMD Mascot Nearly Burned in Fire

One of the traditions at the University of Maryland, College Park, is that students place things around the campus mascot for good luck. The mascot’s name is Testudo, and is a bronze statue that weighs approximately half a ton. Authorities say that sometime after midnight when one of the offerings […]

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Harvard Student in Jail for Bomb Threat

Harvard Student in Jail for Bomb Threat

A twenty year old student at Harvard University was arrested and charged after making a fake bomb threat. Authorities say that Eldo Kim’s actions required the evacuation of four different buildings on Monday. Kim, a Cambridge resident, told the FBI that he had made the bomb threat because he wanted […]

by December 19, 2013 Comments are Disabled General, University
Freshman Dies in Fraternity Pledge at NYC College

Freshman Dies in Fraternity Pledge at NYC College

A NYC college fraternity ritual has taken the life of a freshman. The District Attorney released a statement on Wednesday that said that Chen Michael Deng, 19, was taken to Wilkes-Barre hospital on Sunday morning. He was in critical condition when he was brought in. The 19 year old had […]

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Texas College Student Fatally Shot by Campus Police

Texas College Student Fatally Shot by Campus Police

A college student in Texas was shot and killed by campus police over the weekend. The 23 year old Honors student was Robert Cameron Redus, who is from Baytown, Texas, allegedly took the officers baton and began hitting him with it. This comes from a statement made by the college […]

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Return Of Students For Their Second Year To The Same College

Return Of Students For Their Second Year To The Same College

It is very often seen that most college students leave their college and do not return to the same college for their second year. Most of the graduates who have passed exams like SAT and other exams do not join college or they tend to move to another college after […]

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Now, Colorado University Joins To Perpetuate Native American Culture

Now, Colorado University Joins To Perpetuate Native American Culture

Many American Universities have shown their honour for the celebrated Native Americans by christening their various University annexes and wings with names of leaders of those native people. A few examples of such rechristening acts are the British Columbia University Xwi7xwa Library, Massachusetts University at Amherst’s Kanonhsesne Residential Program, and […]

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