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Protests at Elite University Show How Egyptian Cash Crisis Tests All

Education News from NY Times - November 17, 2016 - 5:00am
Students at American University of Cairo are seeking a cap on tuition, reflecting concerns the middle and upper classes have about a flailing economy.
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Police investigate driver who allegedly displayed gun during student protest

Education News from Washington Post - November 17, 2016 - 1:00am
Police are examining whether man had proper gun permit and if he threatened students.
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Student protesters demand that universities become sanctuaries for undocumented immigrants

Education News from Washington Post - November 17, 2016 - 1:00am
Students are pressuring universities to protect undocumented students when Donald Trump becomes president. While some students celebrated Trump's win, others were in tears, worried about the threat of deportation for themselves or their families.
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Former D.C. schools chancellor violated ethics rules when asking for donations

Education News from Washington Post - November 17, 2016 - 1:00am
Kaya Henderson said she was unaware she was breaking the rules and agreed to the censure.
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Student wearing Trump hat, arguing with protesters, is punched, kicked to ground

Education News from Washington Post - November 17, 2016 - 1:00am
High school student wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat argued with a group of students protesting the outcome of the presidential election, was taken to a hospital.
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Man investigated for racist messages had been accepted to University of Pennsylania

Education News from Washington Post - November 17, 2016 - 1:00am
University of Pennsylvania officials said that a man was able to get access to students' contact information because he had accepted an offer of admission and joined a private group Facebook page for members of the class of 2020.
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University of Oklahoma student implicated in racist group texts to Penn freshmen is no longer a student

Education News from Washington Post - November 17, 2016 - 1:00am
Thousands of alumni and professors have called on Donald Trump to condemn the racist incident.
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Why aren't conservatives included in university's 'inclusiveness,' Michigan students ask

Education News from Washington Post - November 17, 2016 - 1:00am
As anti-Trump protests continue at colleges nationally, a petition at the University of Michigan asks that "diversity" include a diversity of political opinions.
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Ivy League students, professors, alumni ask schools to be sanctuaries for undocumented immigrants

Education News from Washington Post - November 17, 2016 - 1:00am
In the wake of the election, petitions challenge university officials to provide a safe haven for students who aren't legally U.S. residents.
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‘Is It Safe?’ Foreign Students Consider College in Donald Trump’s U.S.

Education News from NY Times - November 16, 2016 - 4:16pm
American colleges are worried that the election result could portend a decline in international candidates, and Canadian universities have seen a surge in interest.
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