The number of top public universities bidding to shake off government control grows as they want more control over tuition and academics; some state systems have resisted for fear of losing premier faculty and students as well as legislative clout. Shown, Pennsylvania's West Chester University would become an independent public university exempt from much of the state's control under a proposed bill.
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Audio: How can we better prepare for tornadoes?
An NPR broadcast examines the question of how communities can better prepare for tornadoes like the one that struck Moore, Okla. on Monday. The broadcast features commentary from Michael Fitzgerald, who reported a five-part disaster series for the CNHI News Service.
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