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Virginia State University Campus Shooting

On October 14th around 8:25 pm this year, Virginia State University (VSU) Petersburg, was locked down after a campus shooting where one person as injured. Two hours later VSU Police had tweeted ” Police have cleared the scene.   Officers will remain vigilant.  Campus lockdown has been lifted.” Americans own nearly half (48%) of the estimated 650 million civilian-owned gun [...]
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Georgia Tech Student Shot Dead by Police

Police brutality is more commonplace in the United States than ever before.   The evening of September 16, 2017, where a Georgia Tech engineering student was shot and killed by poorly trained campus police, is yet another example American police getting away with murder. Given the fact that American law enforcement personnel have many non-lethal ways of [...]
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Safe & Crime

Universities with Lowest Crime Rates recently compiled a list of 100 most attended universities and used a survey that questioned over 179,000 students to see how safe they felt on campus.  Furthermore, there are data on “What is on College Students’ Mind?” and “The Most Common Crimes on Campuses.” What most college students care about when it comes to [...]
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Felony Burglary

Students Stole Upcoming Statistics Exam and Committed Felony Burglary

News Source: Cosmopolitan Mission Impossible? Where It Happened University of Kentucky Who Committed the Crime Two students at the University of Kentucky Why They Did It Because they wanted to get an easy "A" on their upcoming statistics exam. How the Students Tried to Steal the Exam The first student crawled through air ducts to [...]
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India Study-Abroad-News

Indian Students Reconsider Studying in the U.S.A.

(News Source: Bloomberg, March 23, 2017) What do Indian Students Worry About? They worry about two things: anti-Indian violence in the U.S. getting a U.S. job after graduating Why Do They Worry about Their Future under Trump's Administration? Reasons: The Trump administration’s strident anti-immigration stance Now the Trump administration is trying to slash immigrant visas, while [...]
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Studying in America

Can an International Student Buy Guns in the U.S.?

(Picture: REUTERS STAFF / REUTERS) In the last two months, we published two blog posts dealing with campus safety issues.  One is regarding three Chinese students’ deaths around University of Southern California’s campus, and the other post was about Reuters’s  ‘Shootings at U.S. colleges deadlier and more frequent, report finds.’ In our article dated Oct. 5 […]

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