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Coaches and testing admins charged in college entrance scam to appear in court ABC News
The first batch of defendants ensnared in a nationwide college entrance scam are expected to appear in a Boston courtroom on Monday to face charges ...
Mystery parent paid $6.5 million to get kids into top universities as part of admissions scandal - Los Angeles Times
Mystery parent paid $6.5 million to get kids into top universities as part of admissions scandal Los Angeles Times
The astronomical figure is among the details that federal prosecutors have made in charging college fixer William “Rick” Singer, a slew of university coaches and ...
College admissions are corrupt because universities are. Here’s how to fix them. - The Washington Post
College admissions are corrupt because universities are. Here’s how to fix them. The Washington Post
The scandal around rich people buying college admissions for their underqualified children is disgusting and disheartening for everyone, but especially for ...
Delaware Valley University graduate donates $1.57 million - News Bucks County Courier Times
Jim Harteis, a 1965 graduate, wanted to pay it forward after relying on financial aid when he went to the college.
College Admissions Scandal Shows How The System Favors Wealthy Students NPR
There are lots of legal ways that wealthy students get into America's top schools.
'Pick My Cotton': Video of Mock Whipping Prompts Fraternity to Expel 4 Students - The New York Times
'Pick My Cotton': Video of Mock Whipping Prompts Fraternity to Expel 4 Students The New York Times
Four University of Georgia students were expelled from their fraternity on Saturday after a video surfaced in which one of the students made a mock whipping ...
Tennessee basketball's Admiral Schofield took himself out of game to help beat Iowa - Knoxville News Sentinel
Tennessee basketball's Admiral Schofield took himself out of game to help beat Iowa Knoxville News Sentinel
Tennessee senior Admiral Schofield had 19 points in UT's win to move to the Sweet 16.
Amazing university and college buildings across the USA USA TODAY
From Gothic-inspired relics to shiny modern-day buildings, there are many iconic structures on campuses across the nation that are worthy of adding to your next ...
White House executive order prods colleges on free speech, program-level data and risk sharing - Inside Higher Ed
White House executive order prods colleges on free speech, program-level data and risk sharing Inside Higher Ed
President delivers on promise to punish colleges that don't show they guarantee free speech on campus, and includes language on outcomes data and risk ...
URI Tennis Coach Implicated In College Admissions Scandal Resigns WBUR
While Gordon Ernst coached at Georgetown University, he was allegedly paid more than $2.7 million to facilitate applicants' admission.
Trump Turns To Higher Education; And A Selective New York City High School Struggles With Diversity - NPR
Trump Turns To Higher Education; And A Selective New York City High School Struggles With Diversity NPR
Also in this week's roundup: the White House outlined its proposals on the Higher Education Act, and only 7 black students were admitted into one of New York's ...
Rebecca Lobo finds Lady Vols player's comments on Holly Warlick to be out of bounds - Knoxville News Sentinel
Rebecca Lobo finds Lady Vols player's comments on Holly Warlick to be out of bounds Knoxville News Sentinel
Rebecca Lobo: 'Holly Warlick has given 38 years of her life to that program. I thought she deserved a little bit more.'
Actresses, Business Leaders and Other Wealthy Parents Charged in U.S. College Entry Fraud - The New York Times
Actresses, Business Leaders and Other Wealthy Parents Charged in U.S. College Entry Fraud The New York Times
A sprawling federal investigation accuses 50 people of involvement in a scheme to get undeserving students into major American universities.
South Sudanese Refugee Reflects On Unlikely Path To College : Goats and Soda NPR
John Awiel Chol Diing and his family fled South Sudan when he was 4. He grew up in camps but always hoped he'd find a way out of the "end zone."
Conservative Universities and Intellectual Diversity The Atlantic
Increasing the ideological diversity of higher education as a whole, while decreasing it within individual institutions, would bring us closer to a fundamental and ...
Here's what universities are saying about the alleged college admissions cheating scandal CNN
As the fallout grows over a scandal alleging families with money and clout paid bribes for their children to attend eight prestigious universities, one of the big ...
Activists push fight for tuition-free college Sentinel & Enterprise
By Katie Lannan State House News *Service* BOSTON -- Students, educators and others who say the cost of a college education has ballooned out of control ...
What the Scammers Got Right About College Admissions The Atlantic
Like most other college presidents, R. Gerald Turner, the head of Southern Methodist University, where my son is a student, sends correspondence only when ...
Stephens Auditorium named most amazing university and college building in Iowa Ames Tribune
Ames' own C.Y. Stephens Auditorium has been named the most amazing university and college buildings in the United States, according to USA Today.
College Basketball Coach Resigns from Texas University After Being Linked to Admissions Scandal - PEOPLE.com
College Basketball Coach Resigns from Texas University After Being Linked to Admissions Scandal PEOPLE.com
Lamont Smith was one of the dozens of people who were allegedly part of an admissions cheating scam involving elite colleges and universities.
Trump's new executive order protecting free speech on college campuses could actually harm free speech - NBC News
Trump's new executive order protecting free speech on college campuses could actually harm free speech NBC News
On Thursday, President Trump signed an executive order stating that colleges and universities that accept federal funding, specifically federal research grants, ...
Former USD coach Lamont Smith named in admissions scandal 10News
University of San Diego officials named Wednesday former men's head basketball coach Lamont Smith as the college employee involved in the campus ...
ETSU pharmacy, medical colleges look toward more teamwork in future - Johnson City Press (subscription)
ETSU pharmacy, medical colleges look toward more teamwork in future Johnson City Press (subscription)
When it comes to the growth of both the East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine and the Gatton College of Pharmacy, one word comes to ...
College admissions scandal: Can USC’s cautious new leader be the crusader it needs? - Los Angeles Times
College admissions scandal: Can USC’s cautious new leader be the crusader it needs? Los Angeles Times
As chancellor of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Carol L. Folt was seen as a cautious leader. Now, she becomes the first female president of USC at a ...
To Understand The History Of Elite College Admissions, Just Follow The Money WBUR
The recent college admissions scandal put a new focus on the fairness of the process in the U.S. But have those with money and influence always had an unfair ...
Lacey College Named 1st 'Purple Heart University' in State U.S. News & World Report
LACEY, Wash. (AP) — Saint Martin's University in Lacey has been designated the first "Purple Heart University" in Washington.
College applicants from wealthy families have an edge, analysis shows CNBC
The recent college admissions scandal underscores how difficult it can be for middle- and low-income students to get their foot in the door at elite institutions.
A College Investor Who Beats the Ivys The New York Times
In 2005, Paula Volent, the head of the Bowdoin College endowment, wanted to move some of the college's money into a Sequoia Capital venture fund focused ...
Admissions cheating scandal illustrates need for more oversight in college athletics, former athletic directors say - CNN
Admissions cheating scandal illustrates need for more oversight in college athletics, former athletic directors say CNN
Donna Lopiano, a former director of college women's athletics, said she wasn't surprised when she learned about the recent college cheating admission ...
How College Changed My Life The New York Times
We asked readers to discuss how the people they met and classes they took influenced them, and how much going to an elite school matters.
Lacey college named 1st ‘Purple Heart University’ in Washington KING5.com
Saint Martin's University in Lacey is the only school in Washington designated as a “Purple Heart University.” It's a distinction given to colleges that offer special ...
Sweet victory! Gamecocks advance to Greensboro with NCAA win over FSU The State
The South Carolina women's basketball played Florida State in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Sunday. The March Madness game was played in ...
NCAA Tournament: Tennessee basketball will face Purdue in Sweet 16 Knoxville News Sentinel
Tennessee beat Purdue 78-75 last season in the Battle 4 Atlantis in the Bahamas.
Some College Are Building Pronouns Into Student Data Records NPR
A decade ago, one university started putting pronouns on course rosters. Today, it's not alone.
University barred 10 students from campus during Queen's visit The Guardian
King's College London to review security procedures as students explore legal action.
10 WNY public colleges & universities get bad marks on public transparency WIVB.com - News 4
BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - Several Upstate New York public colleges and universities are not receiving good grades when it comes to how open their councils and ...
Believe it or not, Stanford sailing team had an even bigger scandal 30 years ago - San Francisco Chronicle
Believe it or not, Stanford sailing team had an even bigger scandal 30 years ago San Francisco Chronicle
About three decades ago, a whistle-blower unearthed improper billing involving a yacht donated to the Stanford sailing team. The backlash would take down the ...
Your Stories About Applying To College NPR
Current college students and recent graduates tell us what it took for them to get in and through their time in college/university.
Husson University at Thomas College — Local Sports — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News
Husson University at Thomas College — Local Sports — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine Bangor Daily News
WATERVILLE, Maine -The Husson Eagles (2-2) earned a win on the road on Saturday afternoon, with an impressive 15-4 triumph over the Thomas College ...
Graduate and professional students at now-closed Argosy University campuses struggle to find new education options - Inside Higher Ed
Graduate and professional students at now-closed Argosy University campuses struggle to find new education options Inside Higher Ed
In the aftermath of closure, Argosy University graduate and doctoral students have difficulty transferring to new universities.
Elite Colleges Constantly Tell Low-Income Students That They Do Not Belong The Atlantic
Unwritten rules underlie all of elite-university life—and students who don't come from a wealthy background have a hard time navigating them.
Clemson baseball drops Game 3 to Boston College, still wins series The State
The Clemson and Boston College baseball teams battled in Game 3 of their 2019 series on Sunday. Here is the score, as well as a recap of the series.
Phasing out remedial education could help more students earn degrees Chalkbeat Colorado
A bill making its way through the Colorado legislature would take an approach that has shown promise in the community college system and make it the ...
Oxford's Surprising Jewish History Aish
The renowned university town was home to a vibrant Jewish community that is all but forgotten today.
Boyle ties USC Beaufort hit mark in doubleheader sweep Hilton Head Island Packet
Marissa Boyle tied school history and the USC Beaufort softball team swept a doubleheader from Thomas University on Saturday.
Georgia Tech defensive tackle Brandon Adams dies at age 21 The Tennessean
Georgia Tech defensive tackle Brandon Adams died Saturday in Atlanta, the university announced Sunday. He was 21. Further details about Adams' death were ...
Lawrence University at Middlebury College March 23, 0019 Middlebury College News and Events
2nd, Patrick McDonnell homered to left field, RBI. 1 - 0. Middlebury. 2nd, Alan Guild singled to left field, RBI; Ryan Hanrahan advanced to second; Henry ...
When parenting becomes a religion, college admissions officers become high priests - Washington Post
When parenting becomes a religion, college admissions officers become high priests Washington Post
The dangerous leap from kids as 'legacy' to conceiving them as our pathway to eternal life.
Michigan basketball dumps Florida to make Sweet 16: Observations Detroit Free Press
Michigan's defense clamped down on Florida and the Wolverines are back in the Sweet 16 for the fifth time in seven years.
Oddsmakers: Michigan football an early favorite in every game next season The Detroit News
Michigan is a favorite in every game next season, including rivalry games against Notre Dame, Michigan State and Ohio State.
Reactions to college admissions scandal spark conversation on systemic flaws BU News Service
By Lexi Peery BU News *Service*. A high school student, a college sophomore, and a professor of education react to the college admissions bribery scandal, ...
New bill in Oregon Legislature would freeze college tuition for 2019-21 biennium - Statesman Journal
New bill in Oregon Legislature would freeze college tuition for 2019-21 biennium Statesman Journal
If passed, House Bill 3381 would prohibit public universities and community colleges in Oregon from increasing tuition during the 2019-21 biennium.
Assumption College to restructure, pursue university status Worcester Telegram
WORCESTER – Assumption leadership has approved a move to split the college into five separate schools of study, paving the way for a potential move to ...
Michigan women face tall test in top-seeded Louisville in Round 2 The Detroit News
Louisville, Ky. — Top-seeded Louisville and No. 8 seed Michigan know things will be significantly tougher when the schools meet in the second round of the ...
How Rich Chinese Parents Get Their Kids Into U.S. Colleges Foreign Policy
$90,000 can still buy you a lot in China, whether it's paying 25 minimum wage workers for a year or four nights of ultraluxury accommodation at Beijing's Bulgari ...
Minnesota college students study up on their campuses' good (and bad) luck charms Star Tribune
It's said that rubbing Goldy Gopher's teeth before a test can bring good luck. At least, that's what incoming students sometimes hear on campus tours.
Where is Belmont University? The NCAA Cinderella hopeful hails from Music City. The Tennessean
Where is Belmont college located? The Bruins hail from Nashville, which is fitting for a university famed for its music program.
Michigan basketball to play Texas Tech in Sweet 16: Meet the Red Raiders Detroit Free Press
Here's an early look at Texas Tech, Michigan basketball's opponent in the Sweet 16 of the 2019 NCAA tournament.
Meet The State’s 20 under 40 for 2019 The State
Today, we are proud to present The State's 20 under 40 class for 2019. We started recognizing outstanding young adults 15 years ago, and it has become one of ...
UC basketball: Recovery, reloading key for Bearcat basketball Cincinnati.com
Scott Springer looks at UC's opening round loss to Iowa in the NCAA tournament in Columbus.
Bama parts ways with Johnson after 4 seasons ESPN
The University of Alabama and men's basketball coach Avery Johnson have parted ways after four seasons.
Dr. Dre Jokes About His Daughter Getting Into USC "On Her Own," Forgets About His $70M Donation to the School - Cosmopolitan.com
Dr. Dre Jokes About His Daughter Getting Into USC "On Her Own," Forgets About His $70M Donation to the School Cosmopolitan.com
Dr. Dre jokes about the college bribery scandal, but it turns out he made a LARGE donation to his daughter's school - read more here.
LSUA Celebrates Faculty and Staff LSU of Alexandria News
Mar 22, 2019, 15:05 PM. Congratulations to all faculty and staff recognized at the dinner and thank you to all for all the work you do! LSUA held its annual ...
Michigan State University art museum curator to speak Thursday at Saint Mary's College - South Bend Tribune
Michigan State University art museum curator to speak Thursday at Saint Mary's College South Bend Tribune
SOUTH BEND — The art department presents a lecture by Steven L. Bridges at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Student Center at Saint Mary's College.
A College Chain Crumbles, and Millions in Student Loan Cash Disappears The New York Times
About 26000 students are caught in the meltdown at Dream Center. The Education Department has scrambled to salvage their educations after it approved an ...
London college, university students to take part in walk-out over tuition changes Global News
Students from Western University and Fanshawe College plan to walk-out of class Wednesday to protest planned changes to tuition in Ontario.
How Michigan's offensive line went from a weakness to a strength Detroit Free Press
Michigan's offensive line was a weak spot heading into last season. Now, it could be a position of strength.
Worst survey ever trashes Knoxville as a lousy city for college basketball - Knoxville News Sentinel
Worst survey ever trashes Knoxville as a lousy city for college basketball Knoxville News Sentinel
A new survey with questionable methodology names Knoxville as one of the worst cities in America for college basketball fans. We don't buy it.
Who is Steven Currall? The Oracle
The USF Board of Trustees (BOT) unanimously selected Dr. Steven Currall to serve as the seventh system president after days of in-person interviews and a ...
ASU, UA and NAU propose tuition and fee increases for 2019-2020 school year AZCentral
ASU students enter the University Center in downtown Phoenix on Nov. 9, 2009. The number of students taking classes at the downtown campus is up 41% from ...
Trump Says He Will Sign Free Speech Order for College Campuses The New York Times
The president said he planned to issue an executive order that would help guarantee free speech on college campuses by putting their federal aid at risk.
Michigan football offense: Yes, Jim Harbaugh has given keys to Josh Gattis Detroit Free Press
Michigan Wolverines offense will be different under new coordinator Josh Gattis. How different is the fascinating question.
The College Cheating Scandal Revealed How Obsessed We Are with University Prestige, But What’s It Really Worth? - TeenVogue.com
The College Cheating Scandal Revealed How Obsessed We Are with University Prestige, But What’s It Really Worth? TeenVogue.com
Following news of indictments in a massive admissions scandal, Teen Vogue's Lucy Diavolo reflects on the value of a university's prestige.
Best Music Schools In The World For 2019 CEOWORLD magazine
New York's Juilliard School has been named the best music school in the world for 2019 by the CEOWORLD magazine, while Berklee College of Music and ...
Michigan basketball's unique blend of players still producing results Detroit Free Press
Michigan has another classic John Beilein team once again. And once again, it's producing.
How Lady Vols' Haley Bearden went from light-hitting reserve to cleanup slugger - Knoxville News Sentinel
How Lady Vols' Haley Bearden went from light-hitting reserve to cleanup slugger Knoxville News Sentinel
Haley Bearden always had the swing. She just needed to believe in it – and herself. That's not a problem these days. In a year's time, Bearden has gone from ...
Why Reggie Miller likes Michigan basketball's chances in NCAA tournament Detroit Free Press
Reggie Miller watched Michigan basketball win two games in the NCAA tournament this weekend. Here's why he likes the Wolverines.
More than 4,000 university and college students in Ottawa say they were sexually assaulted last year - Ottawa Citizen
More than 4,000 university and college students in Ottawa say they were sexually assaulted last year Ottawa Citizen
More than 4000 post-secondary students from uOttawa, Carleton University and Algonquin College reported they were sexually assaulted during the 2017-2018 ...
No, a Colgate player didn't take an Uber after missing flight for Tennessee basketball game - Knoxville News Sentinel
No, a Colgate player didn't take an Uber after missing flight for Tennessee basketball game Knoxville News Sentinel
Colgate basketball player Jordan Burns was at practice in Columbus, Ohio, on Thursday for the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Police have arrested the man they say punched a conservative activist at UC Berkeley - The Washington Post
Police have arrested the man they say punched a conservative activist at UC Berkeley The Washington Post
Some argued that the attack garnered what they perceive as a delayed response from the police and university.
Immigrants Race to Outgrow Citizens With College/University Degrees Citizen Truth
The U.S. Census Bureau revealed that immigrants hold more college degrees than native American citizens, and they are on a race to acquire higher degrees.
WILLIAMS: College Cheating Scandal The Daily Wire
Federal prosecutors have charged more than 50 people involved in cheating and bribery in order to get their children admitted to some of the nation's most ...
University History LSU of Alexandria News
In 1959, the Louisiana Legislature authorized the establishment of LSUA as a two-year commuter college under the governance of the LSU Board of ...
Mike Cofer, who played football for Tennessee Vols, Detroit Lions, dies at 58 - Knoxville News Sentinel
Mike Cofer, who played football for Tennessee Vols, Detroit Lions, dies at 58 Knoxville News Sentinel
Mike Cofer, who played football at the University of Tennessee and later started 104 games in a 10-year NFL career with the Detroit Lions, died Thursday.
Egna Comeback Highlights Men's Tennis Win | Athletics Union College Athletics
Results HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The Union College men's tennis team continued its red-hot start to the season on Sunday, as the Dutchmen kicked off Spring ...
Transcript Request LSU of Alexandria News
Students can request a copy of his/her official transcript at any time. The transcript can only be released to the student. Your transcript can also be released to a ...
With a $10 Million Endowment Plan, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Invests in HBCUs The Root
In its 111-year history, Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority has made black excellence its mission. This year, to close out Black History Month, the oldest historically ...
'The College' debuts at Arizona State University Arizona State University
On Wednesday afternoon, the idea that The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is the “academic heart” of the university was reinforced by an event at ...
Sorority donates $1.6M to black colleges and universities The Chicago Citizen
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. recently donated $1.6 million to 32 historically black colleges and universities including Chicago State University, and plans to ...
Jontay Porter re-injures torn ACL that kept him out for the Mizzou basketball season - Kansas City Star
Jontay Porter re-injures torn ACL that kept him out for the Mizzou basketball season Kansas City Star
Jontay Porter, the Missouri power forward who missed his sophomore basketball season after tearing ligaments in his right knee during a preseason scrimmage, ...
Howard University Participates in Second Annual HBCU STEAM Day of Action on Capitol Hill - Howard Newsroom
Howard University Participates in Second Annual HBCU STEAM Day of Action on Capitol Hill Howard Newsroom
WASHINGTON (March 7, 2019) – Today, Howard University joined the Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Caucus and the Science, ...
Oxford University hires staff to investigate college's colonialism and British Empire links - The Telegraph
Oxford University hires staff to investigate college's colonialism and British Empire links The Telegraph
An Oxford college is to investigate its connections to colonialism and the British Empire in the wake of the university's Rhodes Must Fall movement. St John's ...
Lady Vols make NCAA Tournament; Tennessee will play UCLA Knoxville News Sentinel
Barely in, but in. The Tennessee women's basketball team continued its streak of making every NCAA Tournament in the event's history. The Lady Vols (19-12) ...
USC suspended two stars in NCAA opener. Here’s the plan moving forward The State
South Carolina women's basketball coach Dawn Staley confirmed after the Gamecocks' NCAA tournament opener against Belmont on Friday that Bianca ...
Duke Opens ACC Play at Syracuse Sunday GoDuke.com
Game 10. No. 2 Duke (8-1) at No. 12 Syracuse (4-2). March 24, 2019 | 2 p.m. | ESPNU. Cicero-North High School | Syracuse, N.Y.. WatchESPN | Live Stats ...
Reactions: Kentucky win against Wofford too close for comfort, but Wildcats reach Sweet 16 - Cincinnati.com
Reactions: Kentucky win against Wofford too close for comfort, but Wildcats reach Sweet 16 Cincinnati.com
The No. 2-seeded Kentucky Wildcats battled a formidable opponent in No. 7 Wofford in NCAA Tournament Midwest Region action on Saturday, and UK had ...
Freriks closes college career with record swim; more All-America honors Norwalk Reflector
AUSTIN, Texas — Geena Freriks went out in fitting fashion. In the final two races of her record-setting collegiate career at the University of Kentucky, the lifelong ...
History and Facts St John's University News
Founded, 1870, by the Vincentian Community. Character, A private, coeducational Roman Catholic university (Vincentian Community). Locations, Queens, NY
March Madness: UC Bearcats are a 7 seed in 2019 NCAA Tournament, will play Iowa in Columbus - Cincinnati.com
March Madness: UC Bearcats are a 7 seed in 2019 NCAA Tournament, will play Iowa in Columbus Cincinnati.com
The University of Cincinnati Bearcats will travel to Columbus for the first round of the 2019 NCAA Tournament.
Is Bribing Your Kid's Way Into College Actually a Good Investment? Pacific Standard
A college degree isn't worth what it was in the 1980s. Why would the wealthy pay huge sums to get their children into college?
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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