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Schools welcome international students

Want to see how quickly the look and business model of American public universities are changing? Visit a place like Indiana University. Five years ago, there were 87 undergraduates from China on its idyllic, All-American campus in Bloomington. This year: 2,224. New figures out Monday, Nov. 12 show international enrollment ...

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Victoria’s secret apologizes for headdress

Victoria’s Secret has apologized for putting a Native American-style headdress on a model for its annual fashion show, after the outfit was criticized as a display of ignorance toward tribal culture and history. The company responded to the complaints over the weekend by saying it was sorry to have upset ...

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Second chance at change

–bbigelow@my.apsu.edu If reelected, President Barack Obama has set the goal of creating 1 million “new manufacturing jobs by the end of 2016” and so far has overseen 32 consecutive months of job growth and has added “5.4 million private sector jobs, including nearly 479,000 manufacturing jobs since January 2010,” according ...

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New direction for nation

–bbigelow@my.apsu.edu If elected, Mitt Romney will work to end Obamacare. According to his website, “on his first day in office” he will issue an executive order to provide waivers to each state allowing them to opt out of Obamacare, and will then work with Congress to repeal Obamacare. Romney supports ...

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Suspects in custody in fatal Halloween party shooting

A deadly shooting occurred at an early Halloween party near Dover road over the weekend. The shooting, which left two dead, happened Saturday, Oct. 27, at a house party on High Point Road attended by “anywhere between 200 and 500 people,” according to a press release from the Montgomery County ...

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SGA proposes changes to code of conduct

–klilly2@my.apsu.edu During the SGA meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 24, Dean Greg Singleton brought up several proposed changes to the Student Code of Conduct that have already been approved by the SGA Senate, SGA Tribunal and a review committee. There are nine major changes in all. They consist of rules currently ...

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