Warning: Avoid Mexican Border Cities During Spring Break (CNN Travel)

A rash of killings along the U.S.-Mexican border has prompted Texas law enforcement to take the unprecedented step of warning college students to  stay away during spring break.

Bowdoin Students Safe in Chile

All three Bowdoin students studying in Chile this semester are accounted for and safe, following the major earthquake that struck there on Saturday. According to the Institute of International Education, Chile was the 19th most popular destination for study abroad during the 2007-08 academic year, attracting 2,739 U.S. college students.