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Sexual assault victims are referred to Psychological Services, where all students can receive seven free counseling sessions per year.

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Victims navigate aftermath of sexual assault

April 25, 2013 5 comments
This article is part of the series Silent Violence

This story, the final in a four-part series, investigates the psychological, social and academic ramifications victims face in the wake of sexual assault.

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U. unlikely to divest from coal in May

April 24, 2013 2 comments

Admins, faculty members and students at Tuesday’s BUCC meeting debated divestment.

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After Keeney fire, many first-years seek housing

April 24, 2013 Comments are Disabled

It may be as late as Monday before Jameson House residents can return to their rooms.

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Fire breaks out in Keeney room

April 22, 2013 2 comments

There was some water damage, but no injuries were reported.

Fighting words: Student debaters spar in annual tourney


Fighting words: Student debaters spar in annual tourney

March 21, 2013 1 comment

The annual Hicks tournament included arguments on topics such as domestic abuse law.

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Faculty discuss criteria for full professorship

March 20, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Revising promotion standards for professors is the last step in U. tenure procedure overhaul.

Student Labor Alliance calls on U. to end Adidas contract

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Student Labor Alliance calls on U. to end Adidas contract

March 20, 2013 2 comments

The U.’s plans to terminate ties with Adidas in 2014 are not immediate enough, SLA members said.

University parking officers voted to unionize after finding that other parking officers in the region received higher wages. Herald file photo.

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U. parking officers on track to unionize

March 13, 2013 2 comments

Officers are currently negotiating an agreement which includes higher wages.

Statistics by the College Board suggest that as family income rises, so does the student’s standardized test score.

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Despite debate, U. will still require standardized tests

February 27, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Student are split on whether colleges should consider standardized tests for admissions.

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U. refutes claims of ethnic quotas

February 27, 2013 4 comments

The SAT scores of Asian Americans are not held to a higher standard, the dean of admission said.