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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
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
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
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 - Cincinnati.com
UC football losing receivers coach Joker Phillips, gains new defensive line coach from Army Cincinnati.com
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
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 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
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 NOLA.com
Southern University and A&M College in Baton Rouge Friday, December 7, 2012. (Photo by Brett Duke, Nola.com | 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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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 Chron.com
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 Chron.com
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
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 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
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
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
'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 CBC.ca
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
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 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
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
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 Cincinnati.com
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
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 - Cincinnati.com
Cincinnati Bearcats' Jarron Cumberland named American Player of the Week for third time Cincinnati.com
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 GoDuke.com
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
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 - INQUIRER.net
Cebu, Bohol universities and colleges to be added to government's free education program INQUIRER.net
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 GoDuke.com
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 - Cincinnati.com
New book: behind-the-scenes look at Mick Cronin's 1st year at the University of Cincinnati Cincinnati.com
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
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 - Cincinnati.com
Cincinnati Bearcats rank No. 24 in final AP Top 25 poll, 23rd in Amway Coaches Poll Cincinnati.com
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, VolQuest.com reported Saturday.
Yes, We Need Accountability. But We Also Need Institutional Diversity. - The Chronicle of Higher Education
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
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 - Cincinnati.com
University of Cincinnati Bearcats at Military Bowl: the second day of on-site practice Cincinnati.com
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
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 IPWatchdog.com
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
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 PennLive.com
School will transition to new name effective with 2020-21 academic year.
College Without A High School Diploma - Possible?
Don't give up your dream of enrolling in an online university just because you didn't get your high school diploma. Although most colleges (online and otherwise) require a high school diploma to enroll in any program that grants bachelor degrees, there are still several options available to students who lack the paper to prove that they graduated high school. See which choice will fit you best:
Distance Education is Now Training the Next Genertation of Medical Assistants
Some people are calling it distance-free learning for the Medical Assistant. Distance Learning happens wherever the learner is most available, free from the traditional boundaries of geography. It could be in the next room, or in the next state. It uses whatever technology is most available and appropriate to allow effective learning wherever needed. It changes the rules. Now, you and your colleagues, the learners, are more able to adapt and use your newly-gained knowledge for your real world challenges immediately. Laboratory work is done at your own location.
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:
The All-Important College Application
H.G. Wells once said, "Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe," which emphasized the importance of continued schooling. As the fate and future not only of any great nation ? but the world, is dependent on the education of its youth, a far brighter light is cast upon the college application process.
After presenting these ideas at the NAREN (National At-Risk Education Network) in Wisconsin last week, I was asked to write an article that would be able to reach more people to spread the exciting word about Dr. William Glasser's work in the area of Quality Schools.
Who Should Earn an Online Associate Degree?
An online associate degree is a two-year general studies degree that is obtained entirely over the Internet. This type of degree is perfect for those individuals who wish to begin their college career or who wish to finish their two year degree before continuing on to obtain their bachelor's or master's degree.
Is Pursuing A Degree Online Really For You? Who Should And Who Should Not?
Stanford University's Online Lessons Learned Stanford University's Center for Professional Development has recently completed a survey of those that have been successful in completing online degree programs globally. The results of their research provide useful guidance for anyone considering an online program. The findings of their research are summarized here:
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.
Oxford Student Convicted of Child Pornography Offenses
An Oxford student has been convicted of downloading child pornography and has been placed on the Sex Offenders' Register for five years. However, the student continued to study in Oxford for several weeks after his conviction and did not inform his college or the University.
College Is Way More Than Higher Education
The first day of college begins with hopes and dreams of a new future. You walk around the college, drinking in the newness of a world unknown, where the buildings will become a second home to you as you release yourself into a variety of lectures.
How to Choose the Right School For You
Now that the admission committees have handed you their decisions, it is time for you to choose which college to attend. For some, this choice is easy. Maybe you were admitted early decision or have a clear first choice. For others, the decision is more difficult. Perhaps you have not visited many of the schools on your list, maybe you and your parents disagree about what is best for your future, or perhaps you just can't seem to figure out what you want. No matter the reason, you must decide by the May 1st reply date. What should you do?
Student Removals - How to Get the Lowest Quote
The problem with student and any small move comes when a small load has to be transported a long way:- For the moving company, the mileage and road time costs are not much less than for moving a whole house...So your quote is unacceptably high.
All About Grants for College Students
Grants are a type of student aid that is awarded by the government. Grants for college students do not have to be repaid.
Accredited Online Universities ? Getting Good Grades
Taking distance education courses requires more motivation and self discipline than traditional college classes. Being able to work at your own pace can result in you falling behind on your work, if you're not self directed. Organization is the most important factor for success in online studies.
How To Pass Exams
In modern society passing educational examinations becomes an increasingly important and essential means to a better job and improved living standards.
Online Degree Education - Advantages
Distance education has been getting a lot of attention lately, but it isn't new. Correspondence courses have been around for over a century, allowing students to complete assignments and mail them to an instructor for feedback. Advances in technology have presented more opportunities in distance education. Classes can be taken through telecourses and the internet.
Academic Research on the Internet : There Is a Better Way
Students nowadays start their research projects by looking up information on the web. And they are very right to do so, as there are libraries of useful information available. And the best thing about it is that the access is almost instant. With the plenty of articles, research reports, and statistics out there, a new challenge pops up: how do you find the really useful and relevant information among this never-ending abundance? These easy-to-use tips and tricks will greatly improve your online search speed and effectiveness.
Packing for College
Sending a child away for college and helping them pack brings up so many emotions and memories. As you remember back to your days in college or anticipate their days, don't forget some of the most simple things that may be needed and should be packed.
Distance Learning and Distance Learning Online
Distance learning has become extremely appealing and widely attended because of the many educational options it offers through an educational format that caters to students who require flexibility in pursuing a degree. If you have decided that you need to jump-start your flagging career, want to change careers, or reach higher for an education that can increase your earning potential, then a distance learning online school is for you!
College Entertainment for Less
Most of these activities are free or very cheap:
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