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  • Student goes missing from bar on school trip to Bermuda with his rugby team, hours before he was supposed to leave the island

    Mark Dombroski, a freshman in college, went missing early Sunday morning  The student attends Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania He was visiting Hamilton, Bermuda, with his college rugby team  Dombroski was last seen at The Dog House, a popular bar on the island A 19-year-old student has gone...
  • Middle school student brought gun to campus, police say

    GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. – Some Gwinnett County parents are on alert Tuesday morning after the district said a student brought a gun to school. We’re working on gathering more information for Channel 2 Action News.  Dr. Eli Welch, the principal at Shiloh Middle School, sent the following message to...
  • Georgia students plan “March For Our Lives”

    ATLANTA – From Washington, D.C. to downtown Atlanta, thousands plan to march to their lawmakers’ doorsteps next month to advocate for gun law changes in the wake of this month’s school shooting. “I kind of question my safety at school,” said Jonah Ruffin, a student in the Atlanta Public...
  • Georgia State University student stabbed during dorm fight

    ATLANTA – A college student is recovering from a stabbing at Georgia State University. Campus officials told Channel 2 Action News another student stabbed a man during a fight on Tuesday morning.  According to police, the two had an ongoing dispute and when they encountered each other in the...
  • Black PhD Student Fatally Shot By His Boyfriend During Argument

    Devon Wade led an exceptional life despite growing up with both parents incarcerated.   A Ph.D. candidate at Columbia University defined the odds and overcame the tremendous obstacle of having both parents incarcerated. Despite leading a life of academic success and having a promising future, the life of Devon...
  • Lawyer: Ex-student charged in body fluids case isn’t racist

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The lawyer for a former Connecticut college student accused of smearing body fluids on her roommate’s belongings said Tuesday that he doesn’t expect authorities to file hate crime charges. Attorney Tom Stevens’ comments came after former University of Hartford student Brianna Brochu appeared before a state...
  • Police: Student put body fluids on roommate’s belongings

    WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A white Connecticut college student has been charged with smearing body fluids on her black roommate’s belongings – and police are saying it was a bias crime. West Hartford police said Wednesday that 18-year-old University of Hartford student Brianna Brochu was charged with misdemeanor criminal...
  • New scholarship offers hope to women who long to be ordained in Catholic Church

    “There is always a moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in,” Graham Greene writes in his novel The Power and the Glory. For Sheila Durkin Dierks, that moment came around the age of 5 or 6 when she was playing priest. “I can still...
  • Elementary School Teacher Arrested for Relationship with Student!

    An elementary school counselor in Texas faces charges over a sexual relationship with a student. Barbara Lynn Orpineda, 31, was arrested Wednesday night on charges of sexual assault of a child and engaging in an improper relationship with a student, news station KLTV reported. Orpineda was placed on administrative leave...