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UVA Bans Fraternities Until January In Wake Of Campus Rape Article  |   

In a recent article, a student named Jackie describes how her initial excitement of being invited to a party was replaced by fear and violence, after a group of men trapped her in a room.

Texas Education Panel OKs New History, Social Studies Textbooks  |   

The 10-5 vote in the Republican-controlled panel was along party lines. The outcome is significant because Texas with it 5 million students has a large impact on the national textbook market.

Texas Hits The Books  |   

For the first time in more than a decade, the Texas State Board of Education has adopted new social studies textbooks. But the process came with a few hiccups.

New Affirmative Action Cases Say Policies Hurt Asian-Americans  |   

The same man who helped bring a suit against the University of Texas at Austin a few years ago is back, with new cases against Harvard and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Why Working With Young Children Is (Still) A Dead-End Job  |   

Twenty-five years after a landmark report, a follow-up study finds child care workers still earning about the same as fast-food workers.

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