Student life

The Students Weigh In

Loan scandals are just barely on many students' radar screens -- but say the word "loan," and they care (at least a little bit).

How Another University Coped

Nearly 20 years ago, 35 Syracuse U. students died while aboard Pan Am Flight 103. The university is still responding.

Action and Realism on Security

Recent years have seen colleges add safety measures, but experts warn about unrealistic expectations in wake of this week's tragedy.

Another Campus Danger

While gun violence is the safety issue of the day, off-campus fires afflict many more campuses. 

When Creative Writing Provides a Clue

Va. Tech killer's assignments set off alarm bells -- and illustrate the quandary faced by many a professor.

Evaluating the Response

In the aftermath of Virginia Tech shootings, questions arise about university's key decisions and communications strategy.

Stage Fright

Yale limits weapons in student theater, angering students in the productions.

Offensive Phrase Strikes Again

Student radio hosts at Roger Williams suspended from station for using line that took down Don Imus.

Ohio U. Restricts File Sharing

Ohio joins just a handful of institutions to essentially ban all use of peer-to-peer technologies.

Adding Spirituality

UCLA institute that found students facing a vacuum on issues of faith now sees colleges responding.


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