Peter Burnham, former president of Brookdale Community College in New Jersey, received a five-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to charges that he stole about $44,000 from the college. Burnham admitted he used college credit cards for personal reasons and took reimbursement for his son's tuition at another college despite the financial aid his son had already received. Before his sentencing, Burnham asked the college for more than $36,000 in unused vacation time, according to this article.

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