Colleges

Lawsuits

Parents of PSU student who died during hazing sue former fraternity brothers

Timothy Piazza

Technology

Temple one of first universities to make student ID cards digital

Apple Owl card

Journalism

Drexel University’s student newspaper is ceasing print publication

The Triangle Drexel

Colleges

Two years after hazing death, Penn State launches multimillion-dollar, Greek life research center

Timothy Piazza

Trademarks

Penn State wants to trademark the term ‘Happy Valley’

Old Main Penn State

Investigations

Lehigh student who allegedly tried to poison roommate under investigation for possible second poisoning

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Temple University

Temple reaches $5 million settlement in class action lawsuit over falsely-reported data

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Investigations

West Chester professor, missing since Thanksgiving, found dead in Ohio

Dr. Thomas Short Jr.

Racial Slurs

St. Joe's students speak out about being target of racial slur left on dorm room door

St. Joseph's University

Business

Rider University decides against Chick-fil-A on campus because of restaurant's values

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Universities

Lock Haven launching Pennsylvania's first pet-friendly dorm at a public university

Lock Haven University pets

Sponsored

Discover why Chestnut Hill College should be on your shortlist

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Temple

Here’s why Temple police tweeted there was no threat on campus Friday

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Courts

Former Rutgers student ordered to pay $8.6 million for attacking school’s computer network

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Controversies

Temple coffee shop to change neon Adderall sign to something about coffee

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Facebook

Facebook’s new Messenger redesign began in a South Jersey basement

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Drug Abuse

Why does this coffee shop on Temple's campus have a neon sign about using Adderall?

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Education

Six South Jersey community colleges to participate in free college program

Cumberland County College

Higher Education

Jeb Bush will spend a few days each month on Penn’s campus this year

Jeb Bush

Mental Health

More college students seeking out counseling – but suicide still a huge problem

Carroll University of Pennsylvania Students

Lawsuits

Student sues Pa.'s Moravian College, alleging mishandling of reported dorm rape

Moravian College

Higher Education

Students can minor in marijuana at Stockton University

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Government

Pa. auditor general rips Betsy DeVos, proposed campus sexual misconduct policies

Betsy DeVos

Odd News

Louisiana university tries to sell e-textbook for nearly $1,000

Books

Higher Education

Penn State president, others on how to make college more affordable

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Colleges

New area code (640) in South Jersey means changes for those with old area codes (609, 856)

Cell phone

Colleges

Bucknell University scrubs website of stories about CBS's Les Moonves after sex misconduct allegations

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The Arts

Nat'l Center for Arts Research ranks Philly 11th for Top 40 Most Vibrant Arts Communities

Kimmel Center

Alternative Medicine

Jefferson University launches nation's first medical marijuana certificate programs

Medical Marijuana photo

Higher Education

Thomas Jefferson University establishes global center in Israel

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Higher Education

What can we learn from the way graduates are decorating their caps?

Higher Education

Here are the 2018 commencement speakers at Philly-area colleges

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Higher Education

Avoid high student debt and dropping out by asking these 4 questions about any college

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Odd News

Penn State says it's too risky for outdoors club to go outdoors

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Colleges

La Salle tells students it was one of several U.S. colleges to receive email threat

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Education

Michelle Obama coming to Philly for College Signing Day

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Surveys

Temple-led survey: 36 percent of college students don't get enough to eat

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Research

Vaccine denial – 'a big problem' – among topics at weeklong Penn Teach-In

Vaccination rates

Courts

Assault charges against fraternity brothers dropped in Penn State hazing death

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Colleges

Temple names new library after trustee who donated $10 million

Temple Library

Schools

New Jersey school threatens suspension, no prom for those participating in school security protest

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Colleges

Penn State, town work to defuse notorious State Patty's Day on Saturday

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Television

College pitcher's bio baffles announcer with 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia' references

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia cast

Rankings

Swarthmore College named among 'best value' schools in the U.S.

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Racism

In racist rant, Alabama sorority sister says she can use N-word because she's from New Jersey

Racist New Jersey Alabama

Education

These two Philly-area universities rank highest for online education programs

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