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Mother hopes magnets prevent further meningitis tragedies

21-year-old student died of meningitis last April

Meredith Leigh knows college students tend to see themselves as invincible. Her son, Henry Mackaman, did until he developed meningitis last April and died just a few days later. The University of Wisconsin-Madison student was 21 years old.

UW-Stevens Point mulls banning alcohol from dorms

Changes considered one year after student drowned in river

One year after a student drowned in a river after a night of drinking, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is considering banning alcohol consumption in the dorms, even for students of legal drinking age.

UW-Stevens Point mulls banning alcohol from dorms

Changes considered one year after student drowned in river

One year after a student drowned in a river after a night of drinking, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is considering banning alcohol consumption in the dorms, even for students of legal drinking age.