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privacy

An Indian College Put CCTV Cameras In Boys Bathrooms to Curb Cheating

"The male students are being targeted. Don’t girls cheat in exams?"
Zeyad Masroor Khan
6.4.18
Varsity Rocketry

The Race to Launch the First Student-Built Rocket into Space Is On

Rocketry teams compete for the milestone of becoming the first student team to reach space.
Becky Ferreira
2.23.18
why not

How to Make a DIY Mini Cell Phone Tower Using Parts You Can Order Online

But to get it to work long range might be pricy.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.28.17
y tho

Students Lose Acceptance to Harvard Over Racist Memes

At least 10 incoming freshmen have had their admission revoked for sharing offensive content in an exclusive Facebook chat.
Sarah Jeong
6.5.17
Sex

Letters to the Editor: WhatsApp Data, Word Processors, and More

Motherboard responds to reader mail.
Emanuel Maiberg
9.3.16
Sex

The Best and Worst College Campuses for Sexual Health, Ranked

Just in time for back to school season, some sobering data on college sex.
Becky Ferreira
8.28.16
Gender

Narcissism In Male College Students Linked to Sexual Assault

Researchers attempt to link a psychological disorder with the proclivity for sexual assault.
Sarah Emerson
4.1.16
News

Why Canada's University-Trained Pot Growers Might End Up Slinging Lattes

Higher education could leave graduates feeling low.
Jordan Pearson
8.20.15
Culture

Carnegie Mellon's New Class Challenges Students to Invent New Porn Genres

I failed to find an exception to Rule 34.
Ben Richmond
1.29.15
Culture

Princeton Is Teaching a Free Online Course About Bitcoin

And yes, the world’s first-ever cryptocurrency textbook is part of it.
Jason Koebler
1.23.15
Art

'Wasting Time on the Internet' Is Now an Actual College Class

It's an attempt to explore how our minds might work when we're totally aimlessly clicking—and to create art while doing it.
Jason Koebler
10.28.14
crime

Why Did It Take the FBI 90 Days to Arrest a Would-Be Campus Shooter?

A student made a threat online about "shooting up" his school in three days, but it took the feds three months to arrest him.
Daniel Stuckey
8.27.14
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