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NC scientists use bait and hooks to explore the lives of sharks | News & Observer

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Jul 152015
 
NC scientists use bait and hooks to explore the lives of sharks  | News & Observer

Stormclouds thickened on the horizon, thunder rumbled, close and ominous, and the shark was loose and thrashing on the bottom of the boat. Chuck Bangley, a graduate student at East Carolina University, grabbed the 3.5 foot blacknose shark by the tail and head and turned it over.

Indy’s gigantic and funky yard sale | Indianapolis Star

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Jul 142015
 
Indy's gigantic and funky yard sale | Indianapolis Star

It will surely be the largest and funkiest yard sale of the summer, a three-day event to clear out the numerous and wide-ranging belongings of artists Linda Adele Goodine and Mark Stevan Richardson. Richardson and Goodine, who are husband and wife and have taught at Herron School of Art and Design since the 1980s, are moving to Greenville, N.C., where she’ll teach at East Carolina University.

Massachusetts man plotted terror attack on university, FBI says | WCVB-Boston

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Jul 142015
 
Massachusetts man plotted terror attack on university, FBI says | WCVB-Boston

An Adams man arrested in an FBI sting and accused of plotting to commit terrorist acts in support ISIS is expected to appear before a federal judge in Springfield Tuesday. Alexander Ciccolo is accused of plotting to set off pressure-cooker bombs at an unidentified university and to slaughter students live online.

New Student Loans For A New For-Profit Education Sector | NPR

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Jul 142015
 
New Student Loans For A New For-Profit Education Sector | NPR

Coder Bootcamps. Accelerated Learning Programs. New Economy Skills Training. Whatever you call them, these new players in higher education are multiplying. The intensive programs say they can teach job-ready skills in technology, design and related fields. In record time.

Students give back to Humane Society by fostering, interning and volunteering | USA Today

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Jul 132015
 
Students give back to Humane Society by fostering, interning and volunteering | USA Today

For nearly two months, Christian lived his life without a family or a permanent home. He spent his days at a facility in North Carolina, waiting. In February, luck found him. It came in the form of Rachel Shaw, a sophomore at East Carolina University.