Trail Mix: Today's College News

Thursday's college news roundup from around the world.

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Catch up on some of the latest news in collegeland and check out some cool clicks:

- Huffington Post details the top businesses started in college. There are a few obvious choices, like Google (started at Stanford), FedEx (Yale), Microsoft (Harvard), and, of course, Facebook (Harvard).

- Paper Trail's brother's college frisbee team from Brown University won the Ultimate College Championship a few years back. This year's champ, the University of Florida, is reveling in its recently earned attention, the Independent Alligator reports.

- Florida colleges are on a roll. Did you know New College in Florida has more Fulbright scholars for 2010-2011than Harvard, Yale, or Stanford? The Washington Post has written more about it.

- The student who swindled Harvard got an interesting writeup in the Boston Globe.

- Exercise at college and you'll do better in class, the New York Times reports. A report presented at the American College of Sports Medicine's annual meeting says students who exercise regularly are more likely to get better grades. Paying attention, video gamers?

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