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An Education in Saving on Textbooks

Every year students flock to the college bookstore to purchase the various textbooks that they require for their classes. Little do these students realize that, in doing so, they are throwing good money away. As unbelievable as it may seem textbooks, in some cases, actually cost as much, if not more, than tuition.

Choose the Delivery Mode for your e-Learning Course

There are so many ways to deliver instruction online that the topic warrants its own lesson. In fact, deciding how you are going to deliver a course is critical to the way that you design and develop the course!

Building Interaction Into Your Online Course

You've already decided that you're ready to author online and you have your content organized. Now it's time to face the ultimate challenge in online learning - making it interactive!

Distance Learning: Balancing Your Education and Busy Lifestyle

Distance Learning is a priority for most who have already set their lives out in one way or another in that their responsibilities have been laid out, and in quite a few cases, would not allow for regular College schedules. This is taken into consideration when looking for a place to study, and this shouldn't mean below par education. It should mean convenience for those interested in education and furthering their portfolios.

Parents: Take the SAT Challenge!

I keep a box of tissues on the table where I tutor because, as an SAT tutor and college application consultant, I listen to high school juniors and seniors who are so overwhelmed by college pressure that they begin to cry. Not just girls. Not just Ivy League aspirants.

College Bound: The Organized Dorm

I can still remember my shopping list for my first dorm room. Years ago we kept it simple -- the must have storage staple was the old dairy crate and that was pretty much it. Those dairy crates organized everything from sweaters and sweatshirts to books. Today the storage choices are almost unlimited (although the budget may not be...), so outfitting a dorm room or first apartment can be a bit overwhelming. I have asked our summer intern (a college student) to share some organizing challenges she has experienced first hand. We have divided the typical college living space into 5 areas:

Business Plan Competitions

The idea of a business plan competition first started in the 1980's at the initiative of some MBA students from Texas and has increasingly gained popularity. Such events happen yearly and rejoice a great affluence of contestants, which highly increases their competitiveness.

Write Your Way Into University ? The Personal Statement

The Get Into Uni personal statement writing guide contains systematic instructions on the techniques to help increase the odds of your application, however this article contains a short synopsis to writing your way into university. For most potential students there are some clear reasons why they wish to embark on university. The single best reason is that the subject area fascinates the reader. Please read our personal statement writing guide for more information and access our sample personal statements to read the best sample statements on the web.

College Tuition Costs are Spiralling

So, our children want to fly away from the nest and further their academic life in college. But with escalating costs, can we afford it? Will they have to take part time jobs to stay afloat or can we supplement their financial needs with college loans?

Distance Learning, Online Education, Electronic Education, Electronic Learning?Call It What You Want

Whatever you want to label "learning at home" and however you want to define the latest buzz words for non-traditional education, you can find a program and method that suits your needs. Right now over 1.2 million people in the U.S. participate in some form of distance learning, with a projected expansion to 2.3 million in just a few years.

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Looking For a Rewards Program That Offers Free Money for College Students?

With the rising cost of books, tuition and housing, it's no wonder that college students are looking for ways to cash in on anything that can lighten their financial load. It isn't easy trying to balance an exciting social life, education and your finances at any age ? not to mention in your teens and twenties. Luckily, there are companies out there who understand the importance of academic success and offer great incentives like free money for college students. And the rewards don't stop there. Here are some other things that companies are offering to help ease the burden:

CRI Releases Its 2003-2004 College Graduate Survey

Upper Saddle River, N.J. - May 2004 - Compensation Resources, Inc. has released the results of its 2003-2004 College Graduate Salary Survey. The purpose of this study was to obtain compensation data and information on recruiting and hiring trends for recent and new college graduates. The survey sampled compensation data from 71 organizations, including 1,253 jobs.

The Challenges College Students Face on Secular Campuses

What is happening on the campuses of secular universities across America? Thousands of Christian students are losing their faith and non-Christian students are becoming entrenched in their unbelief. Why is this happening? Have they discovered that God, in fact, does not really exist, that we live in a careening universe with no divine Pilot at the wheel? Or does something else explain this trend?

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MBU hopes to highlight arts with new college  Staunton News Leader

The College of Visual and Performing Arts is the university's fifth college and launched on Jan. 7, the start of the spring 2019 semester.

Massachusetts officials consider enhanced monitoring of colleges and universities as closure threat grows  Boston Business Journal

Citing a need to boost confidence in higher education, state officials are ready to begin erecting a new process to screen, monitor and, if necessary, intervene to ...

York University, Seneca College's Markham campus moves ahead  Daily Commercial News

TORONTO — The York University and Seneca College Markham Centre Campus project is moving ahead despite the province pulling $127 million in funding ...

George Mason University Becomes First College to Include Food Delivery Robots in Its Meal Plan  Mental Floss

Students at George Mason can order fuel for their study sessions without trekking to the dining hall.

Iowa Wesleyan University Charts a Course for the Future  U.S. News & World Report

Downturns in rural economy and enrollment woes are putting smaller, private universities on shaky financial footing.

Attention, college shoppers. These schools are slashing their prices.  The Washington Post

Twenty-three private institutions have reduced tuition since 2016.

Honors College, University Relations Collaboration Wins Fifth CASE Award  University of Arkansas Newswire

The University of Arkansas won recognition in the 2019 CASE District III Awards Competition for the Honors College's website about its study abroad programs ...

UC football losing receivers coach Joker Phillips, gains new defensive line coach from Army

University of Cincinnati Bearcats wide receivers coach Joker Phillips has left the team to join the University of Maryland Terrapins' coaching staff, The Enquirer ...

Brave White Girl Doesn’t Limit Herself to Being Racist Just One Way, Kicked Out of Sorority for Blackface and Saying the N-Word  The Root

College students are openly, carelessly, and publicly racist so often I'm almost tempted to call it a rite of passage for the black students whose days, weeks, ...

Phi Delta Theta to Hold Relationship Seminar, 'Crazy Stupid College Love'  University of Arkansas Newswire

Phi Delta Theta is hosting Crazy Stupid College Love, a healthy relationship seminar that will touch on sexual assault and relational violence on college ...

Gene Scientist Fired by College as China Says He Broke the Law  Bloomberg

The Chinese scientist who altered the genes of twin baby girls as embryos was fired by his university after a government probe found he violated laws and ...

The College Students Who Posted A Blackface Snapchat Video Are Leaving Their School  BuzzFeed News

Two University of Oklahoma students who were involved in a racist Snapchat video featuring a white girl in blackface have permanently left the school, officials ...

Go Inside Cardinals' ACC Network Control Room When SVG College: Louisville Visits University of Louisville on Feb. 26  Sports Video Group

The latest in the SVG College Regional Event Series takes us to Kentucky and the campus of the University of Louisville on Feb. 26 ...

11-year-old with full ride scholarship starts semester at Southern University: report

Southern University and A&M College in Baton Rouge Friday, December 7, 2012. (Photo by Brett Duke, | The Times-Picayune) ( Brett Duke, ...

Michigan football's QB situation as strong as Jim Harbaugh has had  Detroit Free Press

(Note: This is part one of a series reviewing Michigan's 2018 position groups and looking ahead to 2019). Shea Patterson wasn't the first Michigan quarterback ...

UMaine men's hockey team erupts to beat Boston College  Bangor Daily News

After being held to just two goals last weekend while dropping two games at home to Northeastern University, the University of Maine men's hockey team scored ...

More Ways To Improve College Admission In 2019  Forbes

This second piece in a two-part series on change in college admission proposes aspects of the application experience that need to be altered or abandoned in ...

Colleges Funded Bird, But Don't Want Electric Scooters on Campus  Bloomberg

Colleges are nervous about the boom in shared electric scooters, which riders can rent with an app and then leave at their destination for the next rider.

UT Vols basketball ranked No. 1 in Associated Press, coaches polls  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee was ranked No. 3 for the past six weeks before rising to the No. 1 spot for the second time in program history.

Latest phone scam targets? International college students  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A caller Wednesday gave an international student at Carnegie Mellon University some upsetting information. She was going to be deported. At least that's how ...

Government shutdown causes delay in federal aid for Tennessee college, university students  Knoxville News Sentinel

Government shutdown delays financial aid for students; one University of Tennessee student said she was dropped from classes.

University of Notre Dame to cover murals of Christopher Columbus  The College Fix

The University of Notre Dame is set to cover a series of historic Christopher Columbus murals prominently displayed in a central building on campus.

Student notes: Recognitions from Curry College, University of Vermont, Roger Williams University  Times Record

Kyle Lussier of Topsham has been named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2018 semester at Curry College. Ellsworth Community College. Elizabeth Glass of ...

11-year-old boy starts college career at Southern University  WLS-TV

Elijah Precciely started something new this week: college. The 11-year-old just started his undergraduate career at Southern University in Louisiana.

Will Tee Martin's recruiting prowess open avenue for UT Vols to nab California prospects?  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tee Martin could open an avenue to the West Coast.

UT Vols have potential for long-term prominence in college basketball  Knoxville News Sentinel

As happy as Tennessee should be at seeing its name atop the world of college basketball, it knows how fleeting a No. 1 ranking can be. It learned that when the ...

Community Briefs: BYU students nominated for College Television Awards  Daily Herald

Two projects created by Brigham Young University students have been nominated for the 39th College Television Awards from the Television Academy ...

Michigan basketball vs. Minnesota: Scouting report, prediction  Detroit Free Press

Here's what to watch for when No. 5 Michigan basketball plays Minnesota on Tuesday night.

By the Numbers: Volunteers prepare for point-in-time homeless count  Brownsville Herald

Nearly 50 University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley and Brownsville Early College High School National Honor Society students spent Martin Luther King Jr. day ...

State College's Brandon Clark transfers from Penn State to Slippery Rock, joins Cohen Russell  Centre Daily Times

The former Little Lion was a walk-on at Penn State.

Frank Martin returned from the LSU loss to an encouraging sight from the Gamecocks  The State

Frank Martin came back after the LSU loss to an encouraging sight: His South Carolina Gamecocks beat him to the office. That's why the USC coach is optimistic ...

Slain University of Utah student asked campus police for help multiple times with no results  Inside Higher Ed

University of Utah student told campus police officers multiple times she was worried about repeated, harassing text messages from ex-boyfriend. They did little ...

The Economic Squeeze on Rural Colleges  The New York Times

Readers see politics at work and a lost opportunity for middle and lower income students.

As STEM majors soar at UW, interest in humanities shrinks — a potentially costly loss  The Seattle Times

The number of students studying the humanities at the University of Washington is shrinking, with some majors down as much as 50 percent in a decade.

College hockey roundup: Fortunato’s late goal lifts Quinnipiac past Boston University  New Haven Register

Brandon Fortunato scored with 2.5 seconds remaining to give the Quinnipiac men's hockey team a 4-3 win over Boston University on Saturday night in Boston.

UMaine men's hockey team faces midweek test at Boston College  Bangor Daily News

This is a battle of underachievers.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.

Ohio State football: Cincinnati lineman commits to Buckeyes  Dayton Daily News

Less than an hour after Ohio State offered Jakob James a scholarship, the Elder High School junior offensive lineman stopped at restaurant to eat lunch with his ...

ROAR WEEK sets tone for 2019 spring semester at LSC-University Park

As spring semester classes began Jan. 14 at Lone Star College-University Park, president Shah Ardalan hoped to communicate a simple, but important ...

Niche announces 2019's hardest colleges to get into in America

College ranking site Niche just released its ranking of America's most selective colleges. The study looks primarily -- about 60 percent -- at each school's ...

Land Holdings, Even Far From Campus, Lucrative for Some Colleges  The Wall Street Journal

New York's Cooper Union earned $10.6 million last year from student tuition and fees, and three times that much from leasing the land on which the Chrysler ...

University and College Union members strike at Bridgwater and Taunton College  Somerset County Gazette

BOSSES at a college where lecturers are striking for two days next week say they aim to ensure students are not "adversely impacted".

Molecular profiling could catch lung cancer early and lead to new treatments  EurekAlert

The world's first genetic sequencing of precancerous lung lesions could pave the way for very early detection and new treatments, reports a new study led by ...

Penn State launches national research center to study Greek life  Penn State News

Penn State continues its pledge to set national standards for change with creation of the multidisciplinary Timothy J. Piazza Center for Fraternity and Sorority ...

Local college, university students brace as OSAP grants cut  CTV News

School administrators have been bracing for this challenge after an announcement from Queen's Park on Thursday.

Former Terps star McMillen predicts 'major gambling scandal' tied to college sports betting in future  Baltimore Sun

Former Maryland congressman and basketball star Tom McMillen is urging Gov. Larry Hogan and legislative leaders “to take all necessary steps” to avoid a ...

Modern States Education Alliance Partners With the Tennessee School Boards Association to Provide Students With On-Ramp to College  GlobeNewswire

The Agreement Greatly Expands Philanthropy's Presence in Tennessee and Helps Additional Students Access Tuition-Free College Credit.

The University of South Carolina Gamecocks played Missouri in the Colonial Life Arena.  The State

The Gamecocks prepared for their game against Missouri by focusing on the game and not how the game went last year.

Elder 2020 offensive lineman Jakob James verbally commits to Ohio State  WCPO

Elder junior offensive lineman Jakob James verbally committed to Ohio State on Monday afternoon and fulfilled a lifelong dream in the process.

Anglican Communion's ecumenical expert chosen as new President of Thorneloe University  Anglicannews

Dr John Gibaut, Director of Unity, Faith and Order at the Anglican Communion, is to become President of Canada's Thorneloe University.

CPTC Continues Aviation Partnership with Chinese University  The Suburban Times

Clover Park Technical College welcomed a delegation from Civil Aviation Flight University of China this week as the two colleges commemorated the 10th ...

'We will not be bullied into silence': Over 350 scholars and Civil Rights movement veterans speak out in support of Palestinian rights and Angela Davis  Mondoweiss

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, over 350 scholars of the Civil Rights and Black Freedom Movements, and veterans of these historic struggles, along with ...

Q & A with Sr. Sue Mosteller, on the 'school of life' at L'Arche Daybreak  Global Sisters Report

When Sue Mosteller entered the Sisters of St. Joseph in Toronto, Canada, in 1952, little could she have realized that, 20 years later, her life path would merge ...

'Nothing ever stays the same': Minister defends tuition, student fee, OSAP changes

Ontario's minister of training, colleges and universities defended recently announced changes to post-secondary education on Monday, saying provincial ...

One-third of college students are from rural areas. They face specific challenges, and schools are recognizing that  The Daily Advertiser

Thirty-five of Louisiana's 64 parishes are classified as rural, and universities across the state are helping them chart unfamiliar territory.

Missouri lands junior college offensive lineman Angel Matute as 2019 class rounds out  Kansas City Star

Missouri's 2019 football class inched closer to completion on Monday as the Tigers received a commitment from Angel Matute, a junior college offensive lineman ...

Did Kate Middleton Go to College?  The Cheat Sheet

Duchess Kate Middleton has been the picture of poise and grace since marrying into the British Royal Family, but did the duchess attend college?

The University of South Carolina Women's basketball  Charlotte Observer

For Staley, it's hard to juggle seven guards but says the Gamecocks are playing their best basketball of the season so far.

Jeremy Pruitt: UT Vols football 'hit a home run' with Jim Chaney, Tee Martin hires  Knoxville News Sentinel

Bringing Jim Chaney and Tee Martin back to Tennessee wasn't a short process for Vols coach Jeremy Pruitt. The second-year UT coach said Sunday on The ...

Colleges and Universities Commemorate King Holiday  Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

Across the nation, institutions of higher education are presenting events to celebrate the life and legacy of civil rights legend Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, J.

Gritty goals lift UMaine men's hockey team past Colorado College  Bangor Daily News

ORONO, Maine — The University of Maine men's hockey team has struggled to score goals this season and went into Wednesday night's game against ...

Meet the 2019 early enrollees already on Texas' campus, including 3 players with the same last name  Dallas News

Here's a brief look at the nine early enrollees for the Longhorns this spring:De'Gabriel Floyd, LBFloyd was an unlikely grab for Texas, so much so...

UMaine men's hockey team finally returns home, faces Colorado College  Bangor Daily News

UMaine hopes to snap a three-game winless streak (0-2-1) against Colorado College, which halted a three-game skid Monday with a 5-1 victory at Merrimack.

Why Rick Barnes isn't making a big deal of UT Vols basketball's No. 1 ranking  The Tennessean

Rick Barnes has seen this type of mid-January before. The fourth-year Vols coach went through it nine years ago at Texas. His 2009-10 Longhorns team entered ...

UC pulls away from Wichita State with late run, 66-55

The University of Cincinnati men's basketball team defeated Wichita State Saturday.

UT Vols: Why Tennessee football offense may not improve instantly under Jim Chaney  Knoxville News Sentinel

The last time Jim Chaney took over an offense in Knoxville, it was in shambles. Tennessee ranked 115th nationally in total offense in 2008, and coach Phillip ...

Cincinnati Bearcats' Jarron Cumberland named American Player of the Week for third time

University of Cincinnati junior guard Jarron Cumberland became the first league player to earn American Athletic Conference Player of the Week accolades ...

'I'm mixed-race, is Cambridge University right for me?'  BBC News

Anoushka has been offered a place at Cambridge. But she's mixed race and worries she won't fit in. Should she accept the offer?

Michigan basketball's learning curve begins with Brazdeikis, Matthews  Detroit Free Press

Michigan basketball coach John Beilein wants Ignas Brazdeikis and Charles Matthews to take open shots from outside.

No. 2 Duke Travels to Pittsburgh Tuesday Night

Leading Off. Duke, one of six teams tied atop the early ACC standings at 4-1, is on the road Tuesday night for a meeting with the Pittsburgh Panthers at the ...

John Beilein has 'to be schooled up' on foul that led to Michigan's loss  Detroit Free Press

Michigan basketball was called for a flagrant foul late in the game against Wisconsin. The call made John Beilein irate .

Michigan football: Jim Harbaugh offers 7th grade QB Isaiah Marshall  Detroit Free Press

Southfield's Isaiah Marshall is believed to be the youngest player to ever receive a scholarship offer from Michigan football.

Apprenticeship 101: A guide on pursuing an apprenticeship in England  Study International

The Department for Education (DfE) recently launched its national apprenticeship campaign Fire It Up, which aims to promote the benefits of apprenticeships to ...

Tee Martin: 'It's great to be home' and rejoin UT Vols  Knoxville News Sentinel

It's official. Tee Martin has returned. Tennessee announced the hire of Martin as an assistant coach on Saturday, confirming news first reported by ESPN on ...

Why Phillip Fulmer got banned from UT Vols football practice for coaching linemen  Knoxville News Sentinel

Phillip Fulmer couldn't help himself. Tennessee's athletics director saw a couple of offensive linemen who he thought needed coaching during a drill.

New additions give Michigan-Dearborn women new life in turnaround season  The Detroit News

Ro'Zhane Wells, right, defends Chloe Godbold during the Michigan-Dearborn women's basketball team's practice last week. Wells is in his first season at ...

Cebu, Bohol universities and colleges to be added to government's free education program

Cebu City, Philippines – Three local universities and colleges (LUCs) in Cebu and one in Bohol may be able to offer free college education as they might be ...

Octopus 'off menu' at Oxford University's Somerville College  BBC News

An Oxford college has said octopus is "no longer on the menu" after an undergraduate was surprised it was served at a freshers' dinner. Somerville College ...

College Campuses Should Not Be Safe Spaces  The Chronicle of Higher Education

Controversy over the removal of the Silent Sam statue serves as a reminder that it is not a college's duty to protect people from ideas they find offensive or ...

Duke Adds Trooper Taylor to Football Staff

DURHAM, N.C. – Duke head coach David Cutcliffe announced on Sunday the addition of Trooper Taylor to the Blue Devil coaching staff. Taylor, who will serve ...

Stephen Field brings recruiting punch to Manny Diaz's Miami staff  Miami Herald

Coach Manny Diaz filled out his Miami Hurricanes coaching staff by hiring Stephen Field as tight ends coach and Taylor Stubblefield as wide receivers coach.

New book: behind-the-scenes look at Mick Cronin's 1st year at the University of Cincinnati

A Q&A with Bill Koch on his new book which revisits the turmoil surrounding Mick Cronin's first season with the Bearcats in 2006-07.

Michigan football hires defensive assistant Anthony Campanile  Detroit Free Press

Anthony Campanile was Boston College's co-defensive coordinator last season. Now, he's joining Jim Harbaugh's staff at Michigan.

Study finds elite institutions admit few transfer students from community colleges  Inside Higher Ed

Community college transfer students succeed academically and bring many kinds of diversity to elite institutions, but report finds few are admitted.

The University Model  Yale Daily News

As world governments sit idle, Yale experiments with carbon pricing that could save the planet — but is a university the right test bed? Since Aug. 26, Travis Tran ...

Looking to Improve Students' Mental Health? Ask What They Need  The Chronicle of Higher Education

The new world of mental-health services includes food pantries and bus tickets, and involves the entire campus.

Royce W. Barnum  Sioux City Journal

Royce W. Barnum, 82, of Sioux City, passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at a local hospital.

Cincinnati Bearcats rank No. 24 in final AP Top 25 poll, 23rd in Amway Coaches Poll

A Military Bowl win moved the Bearcats back into the AP poll.

Charles Kelly leaving UT Vols to join Nick Saban at Alabama, per report  Knoxville News Sentinel

The other shoe dropped. Charles Kelly is leaving Tennessee's staff to join Nick Saban's staff at Alabama, reported Saturday.

Yes, We Need Accountability. But We Also Need Institutional Diversity.  The Chronicle of Higher Education

The decision to remove the accreditation of Bennett College, a women's HBCU, highlights the need to accommodate varied missions.

Penny Hardaway: Rick Barnes mocked NBA, Memphis basketball coaching staff after UT Vols win  Knoxville News Sentinel

More than a month has passed since Tennessee beat Memphis 102-92 in the return of the rivalry. But the aftermath lives on. On Wednesday, Memphis coach ...

University of Cincinnati Bearcats at Military Bowl: the second day of on-site practice

COLLEGE PARK, Maryland – A dry weekend is in the forecast, but Friday brought rain to the Washington, D.C., area, so the University of Cincinnati football ...

The top 100 colleges, universities where student applications are on the rise in the US  USA TODAY

Changes in the number of applications submitted to various institutions were reviewed to identify 100 colleges where applications climbed the most.

How many colleges and universities have closed since 2016?  Education Dive

Increased regulation and falling enrollment were among several factors contributing to the closure or consolidation of hundreds of colleges and campuses ...

First graduating class of Tusculum University, not Tusculum College, included around 300 students  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tusculum awarded around 300 students their degrees for the first time after converting from a college to a university.

Universities increasingly cater to students' diets with customizable menus  USA TODAY

The close to $18 billion campus-dining industry helps universities vie for students. Schools also compete against local restaurants for customers.

Local college, university hold fall commencement ceremonies  KWTX

More than 850 Central Texas graduates received their degrees, certificates Friday during two graduation ceremonies.

College, University Trademark Enforcement Campaigns Not a New Phenomenon

Trademark enforcement campaigns are not new of universities, but in some instances universities appear to forget about the public relations consequences of ...

Baylor University Competing in National College/University Challenge to Increase Flu Vaccination Rates  Baylor University

Students, faculty, staff and alumni are encouraged to get a flu shot, then fill out short survey to be counted in Alana's Foundation challenge. Media Contact: Lori ...

Thomas More College in NKY granted university status  WCPO Cincinnati

CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. -- Thomas More College will undergo a long-awaited identity makeover. The college will officially become Thomas More University on ...

Messiah College is becoming Messiah University

School will transition to new name effective with 2020-21 academic year.

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