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July 12, 2005

Growing up in a moderate income area near San Diego, Arnold Cuenca had an interest in and aptitude for science in high school. But as he contemplated potential careers, he, like most of his peers, was encouraged to enter the military or take a job right out of high school -- paths most of his peers chose. His mom was a nurse, though, and that got him thinking about being a doctor. "Other than my mom, I had nothing to encourage me to become a health professional -- I didn't know what medicine was," says Cuenca.

July 12, 2005

To encourage more doctorates, report suggests that the first place to look may be community colleges.

July 12, 2005

When colleges' financial gurus gather, companies use strategy and give-aways to hawk their wares. 

July 12, 2005

Some of the world's leading research universities plan a new cooperative venture in which they will share faculty members and students and build what its leaders call a "global partnership." Details about the arrangement are vague -- so vague, in fact, that officials at the two American institutions planning to be involved, Yale and the University of California at Berkeley, aren't ready to talk about it yet.

July 12, 2005

University of Memphis decides that its campus is no place for children.

July 11, 2005

American colleges with London programs resumed normal activities Friday, while offering security tips to students.

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