03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Quidditch: One Of The Fastest-Growing College Sports

The university, which recently cut hundreds of jobs and such perks as hot breakfast at dining halls in the wake of a 30 percent drop in its endowment, has given $600 to undergraduates Stacy Rush and Alana Biden, niece of U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden, to start a Quidditch team.

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