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Mar 8, 2013

100 pounds of Nutella a day allegedly consumed by Columbia University students, school denies reports

100 pounds of Nutella a day allegedly consumed by Columbia University students, school denies reports
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Columbia University students eat 100 pounds of Nutella a day. Well, this is what Columbia College Student Council (CCSC) representatives seemed to have claimed in a report by Columbia Spectator on Tuesday, March 5, 2013. However, the university recently released a statement denying the report. Nutella Image Credit: NutellaUSA.com As noted at ColumbiaSpectator.com, Columbia University […]


Feb 21, 2013

First college to raise $1B in a single year is Stanford University, survey says

First college to raise $1B in a single year is Stanford University, survey says
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Stanford University becomes the first college to raise $1B in a single year, thus setting a new record for college fundraising, according to the latest Voluntary Support of Education (VSE) survey, conducted by Council for Aid to Education (CAE). Harvard University raised more than half only of Stanford‘s funds. Stanford University logo Image Credit: Stanford.edu […]


Feb 3, 2013

Bus hits overpass: Harvard University students injured in Boston bus accident

Bus hits overpass in Boston
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A bus hits an overpass of the Western Avenue Bridge in Soldiers Field Road, reportedly a major crosstown parkway in Boston, Massachusetts on Saturday night, February 2, 2013. Bus hits overpass Credit: Boston Fire Department via Twitter The 1996 Calvary Coach bus was said to be carrying over 36 passengers, majority were Harvard University high […]


Dec 18, 2012

Columbia’s $200 million gift from Mortimer Zuckerman announced, pledge for the Mind Brain Behavior Institute

Columbia's $200 million gift from Mortimer Zuckerman announced, pledge for the Mind Brain Behavior Institute
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Columbia University was given a $200 million gift from Mortimer B. Zuckerman, a Canadian-born American businessman and is currently the Chairman of Boston Properties and the owner of the New York Daily News since 1993. The said fund will be used for a Mind Brain Behavior Institute for the university. Mortimer B. Zuckerman Image Credit: […]


Dec 15, 2012

Indiana Jones mystery package sent to University of Chicago, addressed to Henry Walton Jones Jr (Photo)

Indiana Jones mystery package
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Updated: December 18, 2012 6:20 p.m. Read ‘Raiders’ mystery solved: Source of Indiana Jones package to University of Chicago known A so-called ‘Indiana Jones mystery package‘ was recently sent to University of Chicago, as shown in the photo below. It was sent by an unknown person and was addressed to Henry Walton Jones, Jr., the […]


Dec 12, 2012

UC logo changed, new logo earns criticisms and petition, University of California defends design

UC logo old and new
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The new UC logo is currently earning criticisms, insults, and even a petition at Change.org, urging University of California to stop using the said logo, along with a dedicated Facebook page titled ‘Stop the UC logo Change.’ Nevertheless, the university released a statement defending their new design of logo. “They wanted something that would reflect […]


Nov 28, 2012

LPU Batangas lands 1st runner up in CALABARZON Quiz bee

LPU Batangas College of Nursing logo
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LPU-B College of Nursing Image Credit: LPU Batangas The CALABARZON nursing intercollegiate quiz bee was held last November 14, 2012 at the Mini Auditorium, Mabini Hall of De La Salle Lipa, spearheaded by the College of Nursing as part of Nurses’ Week Celebration. The quiz bee aimed to showcase the abilities of student nurses in […]


Nov 8, 2012

International Nursing School of LPU Batangas Now Accepting Enrollees

International Nursing School of LPUB
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The International Nursing School of Lyceum of the Philippines University in Batangas (LPU-B) has announced that they are now accepting applicants for their international nursing program. LPU-B International Nursing School banner Image Credit: internationalnursingschool.com LPU-B‘s International Nursing Program is reportedly spread on a three-year and two-summer academic calendar. International students who will apply for the […]


Nov 6, 2012

Aerial Bigfoot Search Proposal by Jeffrey Meldrum Approved By Idaho State University

Jeffrey Meldrum
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Jeffrey Meldrum Image Credit: Cryptomundo Jeffrey Meldrum, an Idaho scientist is seeking to raise $300,000-plus in public donation to build a machine that will be used to do an aerial bigfoot search over the U.S. mountain West, international news sites reported on Sunday, November 4, 2012. According to reports, Jeffrey Meldrum‘s unusual proposal has been […]


Oct 6, 2012

UAAP Finals 2012: Ateneo wins Game 1 vs UST

UAAP Season 75 logo
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UAAP Season 75 logo Image Credit: UAAP Sports Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) Blue Eagles won Game 1 of the UAAP Season 75 Finals against the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Growling Tigers, 83-78, on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at the Mall of Asia Arena. Defending champion Ateneo now leads the best of three UAAP […]