Longer Days and Darker Nights as Colleges Adjust to Soaring Energy Costs

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Nestled in a valley in the Appalachian Mountains, Western Carolina University doesn't offer the most stressful of commutes. But in the coming year, the Cullowhee, N.C., university hopes to offer a regional shuttle service and an online carpool...

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