Nobel? Sure. Parking Space? Maybe.

Jay Premack for The Chronicle

"I've never seen a campus where people want to walk half a mile," says an official who has worked at several colleges. "People want to park within a 50-yard walk of where their office is."
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Exactly how bad is parking on some college campuses? This bad:

  • After Andre Geim shared the Nobel Prize in Physics last year, administrators at the University of Manchester, in England, asked what would entice him to stay. A parking space near his...

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