Most Active Stories
- Miami Muralist's Walls Brighten Art Week With Local Color
- Gentrification Film Shown In Wynwood Just Before Basel Madness
- The Mistakes Of Martelly: Why Haiti's President Faces Angry Unrest
- The Rise Of Cyberbullying: The Case Of Rebecca Sedwick
- What Children's Authors Make Of Common Core And Education Policy
Around the Nation
Thu August 15, 2013
Ohio University Houses Students At Waterpark Resort
DAVID GREENE, HOST:
Good morning. I'm David Greene.
Capital University, just outside Columbus, Ohio, was gearing up for the new school year when the administration found itself in a slippery situation. There weren't enough dorm rooms on campus. But a local business quickly dove in with a solution: Fort Rapids Resort, an indoor water park. Thirty students will, you might say, tread water there until space frees-up on campus. It's all included in their tuition - yes, including access to the water park itself.
Cannonball! It's MORNING EDITION. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.