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TNU admissions under pressure to recruit more students

By Maci Shingleton and Christy Ulmet

It isn’t unusual for Trevecca’s admissions counselors to have 12-hour workdays. They spend 25 hours or more a week of their time at work getting in contact with potential applicants. 485 more words

18 UT Students Arrested During Budget Cut Protests

AUSTIN (KRLD) – Eighteen students were arrested while protesting proposed budget cuts at the University of Texas at Austin on Wednesday.

The students were participating in a sit-in in front of President William Powers Jr.’s office after the office closed at 5 p.m. 299 more words

News

Report: Child homelessness up 33% in 3 years


One in 45 children in the USA — 1.6 million children — were living on the street, in homeless shelters or motels, or doubled up with other families last year, according to the National Center on Family Homelessness.

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Canadian Army Says No Way To Regular Force Cuts

By David Pugliese
Defence Watch

Defence Watch has been receiving a steady stream of emails from those in uniform- the concern is that tight budgets could prompt the commander of the Canadian Army, Lt.-Gen. 142 more words

Defence Watch

The age of tough love

24 April 2014

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Commonwealth spending will be put to the knife in the federal budget on 13 May as Treasure Joe Hockey outlines a radical overhaul that could slash government outlays by $65 billion a year within a decade. 265 more words

Higher Education Policy

The Blue Angels Are Coming Back To This Year's Chicago Air & Water Show!

They’ve been doing it for almost 56 years and now a familiar face will be returning to this year’s Chicago Air and Water Show along the lakefront. 74 more words

Features

Camp helps homeless kids to cope with their plight


Forget that their parents are out of work. That they can’t afford to go to the movies. That they’re living in shelters or crowded houses with family members and friends.

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Homeless