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"Quick Takes" Continued...

Issue: "Back to School," Sept. 7, 2013

Park places

With enrollment booming, Capital University in Bexley, Ohio, ran out of dormitory housing this August. But the students denied on-campus housing may not mind. That’s because the Lutheran school’s solution was to buy up 30 hotel rooms at the nearest place possible—and the nearest place possible was Fort Rapids Indoor Water Park and Resort. More than two dozen freshmen are set to spend the first part of their first semester living next to water slides. School officials expect more rooms on campus to become available soon.

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