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Miami University Disciplines Students For Rape Flier

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A student organization that works to prevent sexual assaults criticized university officials for not notifying students about the flier titled "The Top 10 Ways to Get Away with Rape."
10:18AM
October 23, 2012

The Oxford, Ohio college says it will discipline two male students responsible for putting an offensive flier about rape in a coed dorm bathroom.

Students Voice Frustration With Both Parties

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President Obama easily won the younger demographic in 2008, but some left-leaning students say he hasn't done enough to secure their vote in 2012.
9:02AM
August
14, 2012

Many left-leaning students in Columbus for a national conference say President Obama hasn’t done enough to secure their vote in the fall election.

Commentary: Kasich Not Helping Ohio Tuition Increases

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Ohio State University students in March protested tuition increases.
8:04AM
June
27, 2012

Ohio ranks second in the nation on a list of public universities with the highest tuition. WOSU commnentator Andrew Miller says Gov. John Kasich isn’t helping.

Ohio State Commits $50M To Financial Aid, Debt Continues To Grow

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Ohio State University says it will give $50 million more in financial help to students for the next four years to help them pay for college.
10:35AM
April
9, 2012

A recent study says the cost of a college education has outpaced inflation for decades and more students are paying those costs with borrowed money. In the U.S., total student loan debt now tops $1 trillion and the average student debt is $25,000

Antioch Reopens With Hope, Concerns About Future

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The picturesque Antioch College campus in Yellow Springs, about 60 miles west of Columbus.
7:25AM
October
4, 2011

The school closed its doors because of financial troubles three years ago. It’s resuming classes today, even without accreditation.

Justice Department Seeks Repayment Of Delinquent Student Loans.

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The federal Department of Education is turning to the Justice Department more often in recent years in a bid to collect delinquent student loans.
12:00AM
May
30, 2011

The federal Department of Education is turning to the Justice Department in Ohio and other states in a bid to collect delinquent student loans. The actions by federal agencies come as the amount of student loan debt has surpassed outstanding debt owed on credit cards.

Ohio Senate Eyes $2.9 Billion in College Assets

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A document obtained by The Associated Press shows Ohio's public colleges and universities have cash reserves nearing $3 billion, a significant chunk of the state's $8 billion budget gap.
12:00AM
May
3, 2011

A document obtained by The Associated Press shows Ohio’s public colleges and universities have cash reserves nearing $3 billion, a significant chunk of the state’s $8 billion budget gap.

More Troops Going From Combat to Class

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First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden speak about their Joining Forces initiative following the kick off performance of the fifth installment of The Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families at the Franklin County Veterans Memorial in Columbus, Ohio April 14, 2011.
12:00AM
April
14, 2011

First Lady Michelle Obama arrives in Columbus later today to tout job services for military veterans and their families. Mrs. Obama’s stop is part of a “Joining Initiatives” tour. The tour is an effort to help veterans and their families make a transition from deployments to civilian life.

Ohio Pharmacy Professors Conduct FaceBook Survey

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12:00AM
January 31, 2011

Vast majority of Ohio pharmacy professors says they would not send friend requests to their students.

OSU Might Change Policy That Allows Students’ Religious Clubs To Exclude Certain People

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January
24, 2011

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling this past summer may have implications for some student organizations at Ohio State University. As WOSU’s Sam Hendren reports, officials are trying to decide if religious clubs should continue to be able to exclude certain students.