October 31, 2006
- Western Kentucky is getting closer to making a final decision on whether to switch to Division IA football, the WKU Herald reports.
- The Washington State University mascot made a small child dressed as a turtle smile Friday, and the Daily Evergreen took an adorable photo.
- The University of Texas's president has been cleared of racial discrimination charges, says the Daily Texan.
- A biocontainment facility at the University of Nebraska is the country's largest site for quarantining people with infectious diseases, the Daily Nebraskan reports.