Institutions of higher learning can uplift society. These short stories are attempting to show how they can improve the quality of life in our society in a dramatic fashion.1. Psycho Cycle - A young psychology student is faced with trying to stop a potential serial killer. His only weapons, his intellect, his personality, and fate.2. Intellectual Impasse - A history professor is torn between exposing local icons as hypocritical monsters or jeopardizing his career by doing so.3. Veteran's Victory - A runaway is in the clutches of a crime lord. Standing between her and a life of forced prostitutes is a down on his luck ex-Marine.