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Chicago Tribune

Popular Pastor at North Park University Is Suspended for Officiating Gay Wedding

Popular Pastor at North Park University Is Suspended for Officiatin...

January 23, 2018

The suspension of Peterson, a well-known figure on campus for the past 11 years, has sparked outcry among students and alumni. More than 4,400 have signed a petition that calls for a deeper discussion on participating in same-sex weddings and a moratorium on disciplinary measures for clergy who play a role in those weddings. The church, they point out, has a long tradition of discussion, debate and tolerance when it comes to doctrine.
The suspension of Peterson, a well-known figure on campus for the past 11 years, has sparked outcry among students and alumni. More than 4,400 have signed a petition that calls for a deeper discussion on participating in same-sex weddings and a moratorium on disciplinary measures for clergy who play a role in those weddings. The church, they point out, has a long tradition of discussion, debate and tolerance when it comes to doctrine.

January 23, 2018

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Daily News, Naples, FL

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to Speak at Ave Maria University Graduation

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to Speak at Ave Maria Universi...

January 22, 2018

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos will make her third official visit to Collier County to speak at Ave Maria University’s (FL) commencement ceremony May 5. Ave Maria president Jim Towey said he was thrilled she accepted his invitation to come back to Collier.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos will make her third official visit to Collier County to speak at Ave Maria University’s (FL) commencement ceremony May 5. Ave Maria president Jim Towey said he was thrilled she accepted his invitation to come back to Collier.

January 22, 2018

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The Times, Roanoke, VA

Jefferson College to Merge With RU, Creating Combined Health Education Program

Jefferson College to Merge With RU, Creating Combined Health Educat...

January 22, 2018

Carilion Clinic’s Jefferson College of Health Sciences (VA) will become part of Radford University (VA) under a plan announced Thursday.  The merger of Jefferson into Radford’s Waldron College of Health and Human Services is expected to take up to two years to complete, as leaders of the three entities determine how to combine the private college with the public university, which programs to keep, expand or create, and the types of housing and other services the students will require.
Carilion Clinic’s Jefferson College of Health Sciences (VA) will become part of Radford University (VA) under a plan announced Thursday.  The merger of Jefferson into Radford’s Waldron College of Health and Human Services is expected to take up to two years to complete, as leaders of the three entities determine how to combine the private college with the public university, which programs to keep, expand or create, and the types of housing and other services the students will require.

January 22, 2018

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MLive.com, Detroit, MI

'Jeopardy!' Champ Hacked Accounts of College President, Vice President

'Jeopardy!' Champ Hacked Accounts of College President, Vice President

January 22, 2018

Stephanie Jass, a "Jeopardy!" champion and former Adrian College (MI) professor, took advantage of a campus-wide password reset to access the email accounts of President Jeffrey Docking, and outgoing Vice President Agnes Caldwell, according to a Michigan State Police report.  As a result, Jass had a document "that consisted of notes and comments and 'problems'" regarding faculty members, a fellow professor told a detective. Jass, 47, of Tecumseh was charged in December with unauthorized access to a computer, program or network, and using a computer to commit a crime, both felonies.
Stephanie Jass, a "Jeopardy!" champion and former Adrian College (MI) professor, took advantage of a campus-wide password reset to access the email accounts of President Jeffrey Docking, and outgoing Vice President Agnes Caldwell, according to a Michigan State Police report.  As a result, Jass had a document "that consisted of notes and comments and 'problems'" regarding faculty members, a fellow professor told a detective. Jass, 47, of Tecumseh was charged in December with unauthorized access to a computer, program or network, and using a computer to commit a crime, both felonies.

January 22, 2018

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The Oregonian

Warner Pacific Slashes Tuition and Fees by $5,840 to Ease Burden on Students

Warner Pacific Slashes Tuition and Fees by $5,840 to Ease Burden on...

January 22, 2018

Warner Pacific University (OR), the small newly renamed private Christian school in Southeast Portland, said it will slash its annual tuition and fees by $5,880 starting this fall. The reduction amounts to nearly a 24 percent decrease, officials said, and the $18,660 students will pay in tuition and fees will make Warner Pacific the most affordable private school in Oregon.
Warner Pacific University (OR), the small newly renamed private Christian school in Southeast Portland, said it will slash its annual tuition and fees by $5,880 starting this fall. The reduction amounts to nearly a 24 percent decrease, officials said, and the $18,660 students will pay in tuition and fees will make Warner Pacific the most affordable private school in Oregon.

January 22, 2018

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