Campus Overload: Duke


Posted at 02:44 PM ET, 02/02/2011

U-Md. hopes to beat Duke -- and then celebrate peacefully

Last year some University of Maryland basketball fans celebrated a win over Duke by clashing with police officers wearing riot gear, setting fires and destroying property.This year university officials hope students will channel their energy and excitement into more positive actions, like a poster competition, pep rally and post-game bonfire organized by student government leaders.

By Jenna Johnson  |  02:44 PM ET, 02/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  News Overload | Tags:  Duke, University of Maryland

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 12/16/2010

What schools have announced Early Decision or Action?

This month lots and lots of high school seniors are watching their mailboxes and inboxes, waiting for news of acceptance, deferral or rejection to arrive. Help me compile a list of colleges and universities that have made the big announcement....

By Jenna Johnson  |  09:30 AM ET, 12/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Admissions | Tags:  Dartmouth, Duke, Early Decision, Georgetown, Johns Hopkins, Stanford

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 10/29/2010

Halloween costumes with a college twist

It has hit crunch time for deciding what you will be on Halloween. Stores are selling out of the best costumes. Your friends have already claimed the season's most popular looks. You need to make up your mind now. What about a costume with some collegiate humor? Well, here are some options.

By Jenna Johnson  |  10:40 AM ET, 10/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Night Life | Tags:  Duke, Georgetown, Halloween, Harvard, Ohio State, Ohio University, St. John's, University of Minnesota