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Thursday, November 20, 2008

Tennessee State, Hampton U, Decide To Block Access To JuicyCampus.Com

Both Tennessee State University and Hampton University have decided to begin blocking access to JuicyCampus.com, the popular gossip site. Matt Ivester, the head of JuicyCampus.com, said the company is "considering" its "legal options," apparently since TSU is a publicly funded university. TSU decided to block access because the parent of a student had contacted TSU administration about comments concerning the students that had been posted on the site. Read more here in a Chronicle of Higher Education story.

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