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SIU Stepping Up Sex Assault Awareness

It’s part of the university’s response to federal mandates requiring colleges to do more in dealing with sexual assaults.

07/20/2014

Education Group Denies “Chilling Effect” on Campus Rape Survey

“It is certainly in the best interest of the institution to respond.” Ada Maloy, General Counsel, American Council on Education

05/16/2014

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College Students: Get Your Meningitis Vaccine

Students living on college campuses could be required to get vaccinated against bacterial meningitis under legislation endorsed by a Missouri Senate committee.

03/07/2014

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College Administrators Seeking Smaller Schools

Holden Thorp left the University of North Carolina for provost job at Washington University in St. Louis.

11/03/2013

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Washington University 14th in ‘Best Colleges’ Rankings

The University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign at 41, University of Missouri – Columbia at 97, Saint Louis University at 101, and Maryville University at 161.

09/11/2013

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Best Books To Read Before Heading Off To College

It’s that time in the summer: you’re about to send your kids off to college. Regardless of whether your child is a freshman or a rising senior, these books can help with all stages of a college career. From inspirational works to short stories to advice, our sister company, Simon & Schuster have hand selected a list that will be the perfect gift just as you leave your kids at their dorm.

08/28/2013

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Space-Saving Tips for Dorm Room Living

When you live in a tiny dorm room, maximizing space is a priority. These 10 space-saving tips will help you keep your room organized while still having room to move.

08/22/2013

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Pilot Project Helps Fend Off ‘Summer Melt’

Dozens of volunteer counselors helped students who came into their location at Skinker and Delmar fill out financial aid forms and other documentation to ease the transition to college.

08/20/2013

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Man Charged In Strangulation Death of Woman, 29

Annette Brock’s body was found in vacant building last month.

07/22/2013

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College Cohabitation: How to Deal with Roommate Issues

Living with roommates can be hard. If you start the relationship with the proper information and tools, it can lead to happy cohabitation.

07/22/2013

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