Campus Overload: dorms

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 09/10/2010

Mother killed in fall from UNC dorm bunk

The mother of a first-year University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill student fell from a dorm bunk bed in late August, hit her head and died.

By Jenna Johnson  |  12:19 PM ET, 09/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 09/02/2010

N.J. college buys a resort to house students

This week Richard Stockton College of New Jersey paid $20 million to buy the historic Seaview Resort, a four-star golf resort and spa. The resort will remain open to the public, but part of the 297-room hotel will be converted into student housing.

By Jenna Johnson  |  10:50 AM ET, 09/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 09/01/2010

Best Web sites to shop on the cheap for your dorm

Tips for finding the best deals on dorm fridges, furnishings, bedding and decor from Max Levitte, founder of

By Jenna Johnson  |  01:24 PM ET, 09/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 08/10/2010

U-Va. dorms get rid of landline phones

When University of Virginia students move back onto campus later this month, something will be missing from the dorms -- 3,850 landline telephones. Not like students are really going to notice. U-Va. officials said they realized they were spending hundreds...

By Jenna Johnson  |  12:09 PM ET, 08/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)