Hunter College

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College Sues 32-Year-Old Who Won't Leave Dorm

Hunter College says former student owes nearly $100K, and she's fighting the case

(Newser) - A New York City college is trying to evict a 32-year-old former student it says is illegally squatting in her dorm room. Hunter College has filed a lawsuit against Lisa Palmer, saying the woman owes more than $94,000 in unpaid residence hall fees since she dropped out in 2016,... More »

In NYC Subway, Impromptu Pomp and Circumstance

Hunter College student missed his actual ceremony, so riders staged one for him

(Newser) - Jerich Marco Alcantara missed his graduation from New York City's Hunter College nursing school Tuesday when he got caught in a two-hour delay on the subway—but he got the next best thing when his fellow New Yorkers staged a graduation ceremony for him on the stalled train, Digg... More »

Swarthmore, UVa. Top College Value List

Princeton Review list weighs affordability, academic quality

(Newser) - The Princeton Review's annual list of the best college values takes into account price—cheap tuition or generous financial aid get a thumbs up—and weighs that against the academic quality of a school based on surveys, professor-to-student ratios, and the like. USA Today takes a look at the list.... More »

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