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  • Growing number of small colleges struggling to stay afloat 
    Updated: Mar-30-16 1:21 pm

    OAKDALE, New York - Despite a bucolic waterfront campus on Long Island property once owned by the Vanderbilts, things have not been pretty at Dowling College. The school, 60 miles east of New York City, has been hemorrhaging money, students and faculty.