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Getting into the mindset of the modern college student

Getting into the 'mindset' of the modern college student

Around this time every year students across the country are gearing up for their freshman year of college and every year a school in Wisconsin releases its "Mindset List" which takes a look at what these students haven't had to live without and some of the things on the list might surprise you

Health Beat: MRIdian: Treating childhood sarcoma

Soft-tissue sarcomas are cancers that begin in the muscles, tendons, blood vessels and tissue near joints. While this cancer can strike at any age, one form of sarcoma is especially cruel, as it most often strikes patients under 10. A new therapy is wiping out the cancer while protecting kids from life-long side-effects.

Former consultant: charter school CEO expected to resign

Former consultant: charter school CEO expected to resign

69 News has learned the head of the Innovative Arts Academy Charter School is expected to resign

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Year off to sad start for Topton-area students

The school year has gotten off to a sad start for the Brandywine Heights Area School District.

State local leaders blast unauthorized charter school mailer

State, local leaders blast unauthorized charter school mailer

A mailer that takes a shot at Bethlehem students was sent to homes throughout the area this weekend and that same piece of paper is promoting a new charter school but the charter says it had nothing to do with it


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Stanford bans hard alcohol at campus parties

Stanford's undergraduate students will no longer be allowed to drink hard alcohol at on-campus parties, the university announced Monday.

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Teacher cancels homework for rest of year

Students in a second-grade class in Texas are catching a break on homework. They won't get any -- all year long.

Allentown hopes to make attendance a community initiative

Allentown schools hope to make student attendance a community initiative

The Allentown School District is kicking off a community-wide attendance initiative, asking all students to miss no more than a week of school the entire school year

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Tyra Banks is going to teach at Stanford

Tyra Banks is going from "America's Next Top Model" to possibly the next top professor.

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Wells Fargo to pay $4 million for illegal student loan fees

Wells Fargo will pay $4 million after the government found it charged some of its student loan borrowers illegal late fees.

Nick Cannon, Red Nose Day

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Nick Cannon is going to college and 'Drumline' comparisons begin

Nick Cannon can now add college freshman to his resume.


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