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First Lesson For New College Students: Finances

If college students are not careful, money mistakes they make now could take years to correct.

08/15/2013

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama answer questions during a town hall style debate at Hofstra University October 16, 2012 in Hempstead, New York. During the second of three presidential debates, the candidates fielded questions from audience members on a wide variety of issues. (Credit: Pool/Getty Images)

Obama, Romney Go Toe-To-Toe In Rancorous Debate

Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney said during the second presidential debate Tuesday that he has a five-point plan to create 12 million jobs, but President Barack Obama dismissed it all as a “one-point plan” that consists of protecting “those at the top.”

CBS New York–10/16/2012

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Hofstra Students Enjoy Once-In-A-Lifetime Opportunity To See Debate

Well before Tuesday’s toe-to-toe debate that CBS News’ Scott Pelley called the most rancorous ever, a political frenzy took over at the Hofstra University student center.

CBS New York–10/16/2012

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College Student Prep: 5 Must-Have Items For Every Dorm Room

The bags are packed and the move-in date is coming up fast. Now all that’s left before moving into the dorms and starting a new life at college is dorm-room shopping. Here are some essential items to put on that shopping list.

08/01/2012

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2 Upstate NY College Students Face Assault Charges

Two college students in upstate New York are facing felony assault charges after prosecutors say they broke a man’s nose and eye socket during a fight.

04/09/2011

A conference at Montclair State University featured an exhibit of 1,100 donated backpacks to represent the number of college students lost each year to suicide.

Suicide Prevention Focus Of Weekend Conference

It’s a rare occurrence when an inanimate object makes an incredibly intense statement.

11/06/2010