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California Attorney General Kamala Harris points to a map as she speaks during a news conference on October 10, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Harris announced the filing of a lawsuit against the for-profit Corinthian Colleges and its subsidiaries for alleged false advertising, securities fraud, intentional misrepresentations to students and the unlawful use of military insignias in advertisements. Santa Ana, California-based Corinthian Colleges operates 111 total campuses in North America with 24 Heald, Everest and WyoTech colleges in California that have an estimated 27,000 students.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Corinthian Colleges To Shut Down Last 28 Campuses, Including 12 In Southland

Corinthian Colleges will shut down all of its remaining 28 ground campuses, displacing about 16,000 students.

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Wavemaker, Security Brief

Podcast Hosts Discuss Recent Controversies Surrounding Hazing, Greek Life On Campus

This week’s standout podcasts include an episode of the Security Brief that examines the issue of college hazing and an installment of the Wavemaker Conversations that takes a lot hazing within the Greek system.

04/10/2015

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Starbucks To Pay 4-Year College Tuition For Employees

Starbucks is teaming up with Arizona State University to help pay tuition for more than 140,000 full-time and part-time employees.

04/07/2015

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College Admissions Expert Cracks The Code To Getting Into Top Schools

Whether you’re an academic standout or an athlete, Pria Chatterjee, a Harvard graduate and college admissions consultant, says there are ways of successfully cracking the code to getting into top universities.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/30/2015

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Parents Of Student Who Broke Neck In Spring Break Surfing Accident Warmed By Locals’ Generosity

Matt Bowen’s mother, Vickie Bowen, got the scariest phone call of her life after her son, Matt, was involved in a bad accident while body surfing with friends in Huntington Beach during Spring Break from Utah State University.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/23/2015

Tax Day, Tax Tips, College Tax Information

Tax Tips: What All New College Grads Need To Know

Welcome, students, to taxes for recent graduates 101.

03/16/2015

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The Age Of Consent: Protection

Staying safe is the reason behind California’s new ‘Yes means Yes’ law about sexual consent on college campuses.

02/19/2015

CSU Northridge

Crowding May Force Cal State Northridge To Turn Away More Students

Cal State Northridge is so crowded it may start turning away students.

02/16/2015

Health Officials Issue Rabies Warning After Live Bat Found At Fullerton College

Orange County health officials issued a public warning Wednesday about rabies after a live, rabid bat was found on the campus of Fullerton College last week.

02/04/2015

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Suspect Smelling Of ‘Cigarettes And Wet Dog’ Sought In Victorville Attacks

Police sought the public’s help Wednesday in identifying a man suspected of attacking three people near a local college campus in Victorville.

01/28/2015

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CSU Chancellor Calls For Increasing Graduation Rates To 60 Percent

The chancellor of the California State University on Tuesday set a new goal for students — increase graduation rates to 60 percent by 2025.

01/27/2015

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Biden To Visit West LA College As Part Of Southland Trip

Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to visit the Southland this week as part of the Obama Administration’s push to help more Americans go to college.

01/20/2015

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Community Colleges Move Closer To Offering 4-Year Degrees

Several Southland community colleges were among those recommended Tuesday for a pilot program that would allow them to offer 4-year degrees.

01/20/2015

Police say a man similar to the one depicted in this sketch attacked a student on campus. (Image courtesy Riverside Community College District)

Police: Attempted Rape Suspect Stabbed With Pencil At Riverside City College

Police say an attempted rape suspect at Riverside City College was on the loose Thursday after allegedly being stabbed in the neck with a pencil by his would-be victim.

01/15/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 15: Briean Boddy-Calhoun #29 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers catches a pass intended for Corey Smith #84 of the Ohio State Buckeyes during the first quarter of the game on November 15, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: A Time To Be Thankful For Rivalries

With Thanksgiving upon us, we should all take some time to think about what we are thankful for. There is plenty of drama to pay attention to this weekend, and that is something every college football fan can be thankful for.

11/25/2014

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