University of Texas-Austin stabbing victim identified, murder charge expected

USA TODAY College– May 1, 2017 A knife attack Monday afternoon at the University of Texas-Austin near the student recreation center and the campus library left one dead, according to CBS Austin, and three others with injuries. Police identified freshman Harrison Brown as the victim at a press conference Tuesday. Two of the other victims have been released … Continue reading University of Texas-Austin stabbing victim identified, murder charge expected

Ohio U student recites Dr. Seuss stories outside bars for final exam inspo

USA TODAY College– May 1, 2017 If you don’t like green eggs and ham but you do like a weekend outing to the local bars near Ohio University, you may run into a college student who likes to recite Dr. Seuss stories after the bars close. Ohio University junior Justin Falkenbach has been reciting these poems … Continue reading Ohio U student recites Dr. Seuss stories outside bars for final exam inspo

The battle over Ann Coulter speaking at Berkeley is going to court

USA TODAY College– April 24, 2017 The Young America’s Foundation and the Berkeley College Republicans just filed suit against UC Berkeley, seeking damages for constitutional rights violations after the university sought to cancel a speech by conservative firebrand Ann Coulter planned by students. Coulter was scheduled to speak at UC Berkeley this Thursday, but the … Continue reading The battle over Ann Coulter speaking at Berkeley is going to court

15 companies that help employees pay for college

USA TODAY College – April 17, 2017 Are you graduating –and facing both finding a job and paying off your student loan debt? Or are you juggling college and career simultaneously? You may want to know about companies that offer tuition reimbursement for eligible employees. Some help you pay back your undergraduate or graduate student … Continue reading 15 companies that help employees pay for college

The Easter egg hunt is on at college campuses across the country

USA TODAY College–April 13, 2017 Easter Sunday is almost here, and several colleges are getting in the holiday spirit. While some schools welcome families and children from the community to campus to hunt for candy and prizes and to participate in games and activities, others host egg hunts for the students. Here are some upcoming egg hunts: … Continue reading The Easter egg hunt is on at college campuses across the country

The first LGBT journalist group in Texas is forming at UT

USA TODAY College– April 12, 2017 Journalism students at the University of Texas-Austin are in the process of forming the first National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA) chapter in the state of Texas. NLGJA is a national organization made up of journalists, media professionals, educators and students who work for fair and accurate coverage … Continue reading The first LGBT journalist group in Texas is forming at UT