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Stories with subject: International students
  • Scholars drawn to conflict zones stoke college safety debate 
    Updated: Jul-28-15 9:16 am

    BOSTON - Some U.S. colleges with overseas-study programs won't touch Ukraine. Tufts University, on the other hand, is drawn to the turmoil in the former Soviet republic, which the U.S. State Department deemed dangerous for travel.

  • Scholars drawn to conflict zones stoke college safety debate story has photos
    Updated: Jul-28-15 7:38 am

    BOSTON - Some U.S. colleges with overseas-study programs won't touch Ukraine. Tufts University, on the other hand, is drawn to the turmoil in the former Soviet republic, which the U.S. State Department deemed dangerous for travel.

  • The name game: Colleges rebrand to get more students story has photos
    Updated: Jul-12-15 11:44 am

    CASTLETON, Vermont - What's in a name? For colleges looking to gain prestige along with more students and precious out-of-state tuition dollars, plenty.

  • Undergraduate medical students treat homeless people's feet 
    Updated: Jul-11-15 10:01 am

    RICHMOND, Virginia - Meriam Macauley, a pre-dental student at Rutgers University, touched a thin, flexible fiber to points on the bottom of Ernest Wright's freshly washed and dried feet. She was doing a screening test to see if he'd lost any feeling.