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Differences small between student loan bills

The House is set to go along with a bipartisan Senate compromise that would link college students' interest rates to the financial markets and offer borrowers lower rates this fall.Full story

'The Big Brain Theory' showcases battle of wits

  Robotics engineers, grad students, and even rocket scientists battle with their brains to create solutions to engineering problems with real world applications (like transporting explosive material) on Discovery's 'The Big Brain Theory.'

Graduate schools stung by drop in Chinese applications

(Reuters) - Slowing graduate-school enrollments, including a 5 percent decline in applications from China for fall 2013, are hurting the revenues of many U.S. universities, Moody's Investors Service said on Friday. Full story

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  Grad student among Boston Marathon blast victims

Boston University confirms a Chinese national graduate student was the third fatality in the attack at the city marathon. WHDH’s Adam Harding reports.

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