Ex-Student Admits to Rigging Campus Election
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- Data Breaches Hit More Campuses
- New Presidents or Provosts: Brown U., Cambridge College, Earlham College, South Piedmont CC, Texas State U. System, Trinity College Dublin, U. of Illinois-Springfield, U. of West Georgia
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A former student at California State University-San Marcos on Thursday admitted to federal charges of wire fraud, access device fraud and unauthorized use of a computer, The San Diego Union-Tribune reported. The student had stolen the passwords of 745 students to vote for himself for student body president. After the fraud was discovered, a new election was scheduled.