College & University Information

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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Long before college admissions scandal, universities saw signs of fraud on campus  Los Angeles Times

More than a year before the college admissions scandal investigation began, Georgetown University “discovered irregularities” in the athletic credentials of two ...

Most Early College grads heading to 4-year universities - Washington Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. By MARISSA WOOLARD. For the Washington Daily News. With graduation season fast approaching, the ...

Normal to improve College/University intersection this summer  Bloomington Pantagraph

NORMAL — One of Normal's busiest intersections is getting upgrades this summer, including better accessibility for the vision-impaired.

This year, top colleges are foregoing politicians as commencement speakers  CNN

(CNN) Every year during commencement season, influential people from all spheres of life pop up at colleges and universities to share words of wisdom and, ...

As a financial advisor shortage looms, college programs look to help fill the talent gap  CNBC

When Julie Penwell graduates from Central Washington University this spring, she plans to pursue the career she has been dreaming about since she was ...

What Happens When a Billionaire Swoops In to Solve the Student-Debt Crisis  The Atlantic

A philanthropist surprised Morehouse College graduates at commencement by announcing he would pay off their student loans. But one person—even a very ...

Oregon Promise analysis shows four-year colleges lost enrollment to community colleges  Inside Higher Ed

New analysis of Oregon Promise tuition-free scholarship program found that it increased community college enrollment but decreased enrollment at four-year ...

What will the SAT's 'adversity score' mean for Baltimore students?  Baltimore Sun

The College Board recently announced details for a plan that aims to contextualize a student's socioeconomic status.

Colleges see rise in popularity for emotional support animals  Inside Higher Ed

Colleges see sharp increase in students who want emotional support animals to live with them. Administrators worry those students may not have a real need ...

UH Maui College graduate, others create scholarships for students  UH System Current News

In May, the University of Hawaii Maui College held a ceremony for donors to connect with the recipients of their scholarships and, in many cases, to share the ...

Capital Region college, university graduations begin this weekend  Times Union

Mortar boards and academic robes will be a common site in the coming weeks in the Capital Region as area colleges and universities hold their graduation ...

Cleveland’s Eleby signs with Howard Payne

Araven Eleby is no stranger to hard work. The senior played volleyball and softball her whole entire career at Cleveland High School.

Partnership provides valuable learning experiences to students and local bank  University of Montevallo News

For more than a year, the University of Montevallo Stephens College of Business (SCOB) has partnered with Central State Bank (CSB) to provide marketing ...

College Signing: Fairhaven's Sam Fernandes finds her path to University of New England

FAIRHAVEN — Four years ago, an open call for long distance runners changed Sam Fernandes' life.Now it's about to change again.The Fairhaven senior ...

Morehouse gift shows reality of college debt outweighs Trump's positive economic message  CNN

President Donald Trump offered newly minted college grads a very upbeat message this weekend.

Nontraditional college student graduates from Texas A&M at San Antonio with honors  San Antonio Express-News

After three decades of working long days, night classes and life challenges, Joyce Raposo has completed a long, sought-after goal at Texas A&M University-San ...

Best College/University | Best Education And Instruction in Northwest Indiana

2200 169th St. Hammond. 219-989-2400. 1400 S. U.S. Hwy. 421. Westville. 219-785-5200. “It is a tremendous honor to consistently be recognized by ...

University of Arkansas – Fort Smith leader named UMF's next president  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

FARMINGTON — Edward Serna, the current interim chancellor at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith, has been named the next president of the University of ...

Lady Vols softball advances to Super Regional on Ashley Morgan's clutch double  Knoxville News Sentinel

The Lady Vols will face Florida with a Women's College World Series berth on the line. UT has not reached Oklahoma City since 2015.

Seven shot at college party near Indiana's Ball State University  New York Post

Seven people were shot at a college party near Ball State University early Saturday, three of whom were critically injured, following a dispute, police said.

Michigan basketball coaching search is speeding up  Detroit Free Press

Michigan athletic director Warde Manuel is expected to speak with Providence's Ed Cooley on Monday before speaking with Juwan Howard on Tuesday.

Jennifer Ho appointed director of the Center for Humanities and the Arts  CU Boulder Today

Graduate School Interim Dean Leslie Reynolds has appointed Jennifer Ho director of the Center for Humanities and the Arts (CHA) for a three-year term effective ...

Creighton University looks to expand business college thanks to $20 million investment  Omaha World-Herald

The most popular bachelor's degree program has spurred similar projects at the University of Nebraska in both Lincoln and Omaha.

This is the greatest hidden ball trick you've ever seen  Yahoo Sports

Trine University pulled off a walk-off pick-off using the hidden ball trick to advance to the College World Series.

Naropa University Signs Partner Agreement with Verto Education  Yahoo Finance

High school graduates looking for an academic adventure prior to enrolling at Naropa University now have the opportunity to earn general education and ...

Digest (May 21): Baltimore native Lloyd Carter retiring as lacrosse coach at Hampton University  Baltimore Sun

Hampton University lacrosse coach Lloyd Carter, the first coach of the Pirates program, announced that he will be retiring as coach on June 30.

Acid spill forces evacuation at Lone Star College: Police  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Lone Star College issued an evacuation order late Wednesday morning at its University Park campus in northwest Harris County ...

She got into college with extra help — without cheating — and extraordinary effort  Los Angeles Times

A woman with a disability found a way to succeed in school — a far cry from illegal schemes by wealthy parents in the college admissions scandal.

Study Seeks First-Generation College Students Graduating in May 2019  University of Arkansas Newswire

If you're a first-generation student who is graduating in May 2019, you're invited to participate in interviews and earn up to $85!

UH Downtown Expands Food Scholarships So Students Don’t Go Hungry  Houston Public Media

Since 2018, the Houston Food Bank has expanded its food scholarships and serves at least six colleges in the region.

Joe Biden paid $200000 for speech at public university  The College Fix

Student newspaper estimates undergrads indirectly paid $21250 for the speech.

Sandy D’Alemberte, a pillar of FSU with a brilliant legal mind, dies at 85

Talbot “Sandy” D'Alemberte, former president of Florida State University and dean of its College of Law, died suddenly Monday night.

Michigan softball can't find offense as season ends in NCAA regional  Detroit Free Press

Michigan softball's offense was lacking on Monday, and it meant an exit from the NCAA softball tournament.

College of Engineering Honors Faculty Excellence  University of Arkansas Newswire

College of Engineering faculty and staff gathered May 7 to celebrate faculty excellence in teaching, research, *service* and collaboration. Greg Thoma, professor ...

Matthew LM Fletcher, Professor of Law at Michigan State University College of Law, Director of the Indigenous Law and Policy Center.  Newswise

Matthew L.M. Fletcher is Professor of Law at Michigan State University College of Law and Director of the Indigenous Law and Policy Center. He has been a ...

John Beilein: Cavaliers job a 'dream come true'  The Detroit News

The Cleveland Cavaliers officially will welcome John Beilein as their new head coach Tuesday, with a news conference starting at 11:15 a.m..

Biographies of Yale's 2019 honorary degree recipients  Yale News

This year's honorees included writers and artists, as well as a conservationist, statesman, and champion of women's rights.

University revoked female student's degree because she wouldn't accuse disgraced president: lawsuit  The College Fix

Told her to do another two years of coursework. A female college graduate claims her degree was rescinded after refusing to file sexual misconduct claims ...

Dozens Walk Out on Mike Pence's Speech at Evangelical Christian College Taylor University  Hill Reporter

While Donald Trump is consistently making headline news with his bombastic proclamations, Mike Pence largely works in the shadows. The VP, however, did ...

Olivia Jade Giannulli Wants to Go Back to the University of Southern California Amid College Admissions Scam  Us Weekly

Longing for the days of yore. Lori Loughlin's daughter Olivia Jade Giannulli wants to head back to class, multiple sources confirm to Us Weekly — at the same ...

Elite offensive lineman Justin Rogers picks Kentucky over Tennessee, others in SEC  Knoxville News Sentinel

The Vols joined UK, Alabama, Georgia, LSU and Michigan as finalists.

CSU trustees to consider naming Cal State Long Beach’s art museum after artist Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld  Long Beach Press Telegram

The University Art Museum at Cal State Long Beach could get a new name soon: the Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum. The California ...

Ed Cooley staying at Providence as Michigan basketball search continues  Detroit Free Press

Michigan met with Providence coach Ed Cooley about the men's basketball job Monday but, per a source, never offered him.

Oxford University must become more diverse. But we’re already on the right path  The Guardian

The university's new initiatives to widen access to under-represented students are a welcome sign of progress, says Alan Rusbridger, principal of Oxford's Lady ...

Professor's Loss to 'Jeopardy!' Champion Worth the Ride  Georgia State University News

By Rebecca Rakoczy. “We got shelled.” That was how Georgia State University Perimeter College associate professor Adam Stone described the outcome of ...

Former college football standout reportedly tackles gunman at Oregon high school  CNN

Keanon Lowe wrestled a gunman to the ground. The suspect is now in custody.

Lone Star College-University Park Salutes Graduates  PRNewswire

HOUSTON, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The hopes and dreams of students from all backgrounds and walks of life will be front and center at Lone Star ...

Maryland’s small colleges saw the future, and it was bleak. Now, they’re selling liberal arts with a twist.  Washington Post

Attempting to adapt, liberal arts schools across the state are taking measures such as adjusting curriculums, adding courses and cutting tuition.

NCAA decision on Silvio De Sousa expected before NBA Draft deadline, KU AD says  Wichita Eagle

Kansas athletic director Jeff Long gave an update on basketball player Silvio De Sousa's NCAA appeal on Monday, saying he expected a ruling from the ...

Class act: Saluting the top students at Pinellas private schools  Tampa Bay Times

After last week's salute to valedictorians and salutatorians from Pinellas County public schools, it's time to recognize the top students at the county's private ...

Here's what you need to know about the College Board's new SAT score  CNN

The roughly 2 million fledgling college students who take out their No. 2 pencils for the SAT each year will now be assigned a score reflecting not only math and ...

‘Thank you South Carolina’: Gamecocks defensive back to transfer  Hilton Head Island Packet

The South Carolina Gamecocks football team could lose a rising second-year defensive back in safety Jonathan Gipson, whose name is reportedly in the NCAA ...

College grads still earn more than workers with no university degree. This map shows the states with the widest salary gaps.  Business Insider

New York, California, and DC have the highest difference in earnings between college grads and non-college grads.

Commission to probe University College issues  The Hindu

The Save University College campaign, which is being spearheaded by activists, former faculty members, and alumni of the college, has instituted an ...

COLLEGE BASEBALL: SLU’s Garella A-10 Player of the Week again  Alton Telegraph

ST. LOUIS — For the second time in three weeks, Saint Louis University's Jake Garella has been named the Atlantic 10 Conference Baseball Player of the Week ...

Michigan softball's quest for Super Regional pushed back to Monday  Detroit Free Press

Michigan softball will play James Madison on Monday afternoon in the Ann Arbor Regional final.

Meet Michigan commit J.J. McCarthy. He could be Jim Harbaugh's best QB recruit  Detroit Free Press

LA GRANGE, Ill. — It's a bright Saturday morning, and J.J. McCarthy is explaining which routes he likes to throw. McCarthy, a 4-star quarterback committed to ...

University Of Miami & Miami-Dade College Sign New Transfer Agreement  CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – It's not uncommon for a student to begin at Miami-Dade College with the intention of eventually transferring to the University of Miami.

5 things to know about Vanderbilt, Tennessee baseball in SEC Tournament  Knoxville News Sentinel

Vanderbilt dominated the SEC regular season and is the top seed, while Tennessee returns to Hoover for the first time since 2016.

Gamecocks softball season ends with wild NCAA tournament loss to defending champ FSU  The State

The South Carolina Gamecocks softball team played for its NCAA tournament life vs. defending national champion Florida State on Sunday. USC topped ...

‘Oh, yes’: Ex-Wolverine Moritz Wagner can’t wait to talk NBA smack with John Beilein  The Detroit News

Moritz Wagner plans to torment — jokingly, of course — new Cavs coach John Beilein, who spent the last 12 years at Michigan.

Lawmakers call on congress to pass ALERT Act to protect college, university students  WWMT-TV

Several United States senators and representatives are calling on Congress to pass the Accountability of Leaders in Education to Report Title IX Investigations ...

Business owner in Harrisburg accused of defrauding PA college/university faculty union out of $1.49 million  WPMT FOX 43

The head of Actuaries, Consultants and Administrators, Inc. (ACA) in Harrisburg has been charged by federal prosecutors with one count of health care fraud, ...

Carroll College, University of Providence split softball doubleheader  Montana Sports

(Argo Athletics Media Release). GREAT FALLS – Argo softball fell by run-rule to open their series against Carroll but rallied in the second contest to take a ...

'Basketball savant' LaVall Jordan helped fuel Michigan's rise under John Beilein  The Detroit News

Before LaVall Jordan left after six seasons, he helped transform Michigan from a bubble team to a national-title contender.

Michigan softball 1 win from Super Regional after thrilling walk-off  Detroit Free Press

Michigan Wolverines softball earned a walk-off win in the NCAA Regional over James Madison at home in Ann Arbor.

AJ Plitzuweit transfers to University of South Dakota as Augustana maps D-I future  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

NSIC Freshman of the Year AJ Plitzuweit is transferring from Augustana to the University of South Dakota.

First black official in Atlantic Coast Conference dies  The State

Jim Burch, the first black man to officiate a basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference, has died at his home in North Carolina.

Where is Our Mission? Where is Our Raison d'Être?  The Commentator

My colleague, chairman and scholarly collaborator, Professor Aaron Koller, presented his view of the revision of the Jewish Studies in an article in The ...

Law Review: The Legality of 'Caf Daddying'  The Commentator

As the year comes to an end, the time-honored tradition of “Caf Daddying” — the sharing of Caf Card meal plan funds with fellow students — is manifest in the ...

Cambridge University college bell removed over slavery link  BBC News

A Cambridge University college has removed a historic bell from view amid fears it has links to the slave trade. The Demerara Bell was donated to St Catharine's ...

Tennessee football to offer cheap tickets through Memorial Day weekend sale  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee is continuing its push to use alternative methods to sell football tickets for the upcoming season.

UGA’s Kirby Smart talks running back depth, Zamir White status in Macon  Macon Telegraph

Georgia Bulldogs head coach Kirby Smart spoke to media Monday in Macon, and confirmed Zamir White's status for the team's preseason practice period.

HR Program Directory  SHRM

The Program directory includes HR- and HR-related degree programs that align with the SHRM Human Resource Curriculum Guidelines and templates, ...

John Beilein's biggest test with Cavaliers will be losing, Dick Vitale says  The Detroit News

Dick Vitale is never one to spare words. The former basketball coach and longtime ESPN analyst believes it will be a challenge for Michigan to replace John ...

UGA head coaches Kirby Smart and Tom Crean visited Macon. Here’s what they had to say.  Macon Telegraph

The University of Georgia's coaches caravan rolled into Macon on Monday. Basketball head coach Tom Crean and football head coach Kirby Smart met with the ...

Now in SEC tournament, South Carolina still playing with ‘back against the wall’  Raleigh News & Observer

South Carolina and LSU face off in the late game of the SEC baseball tournament first round in Hoover, Alabama, on Tuesday. The Gamecocks and Tigers will ...

South Carolina was surprisingly pass-heavy last season. What’s Will Muschamp’s take?  Rock Hill Herald

The South Carolina Gamecocks football team chucked the ball around a good bit despite the conservative reputation of coach Will Muschamp. What caused it ...

South Carolina locks in SEC tournament spot. Here’s the full Hoover schedule  Raleigh News & Observer

The South Carolina baseball team earned a spot in the 2019 SEC Tournament in Hoover, Alabama, with a win over the Mississippi State Bulldogs. Here's the full ...

After taking medical disqualification with Gamecocks, he’ll transfer, join JUCO team  Charlotte Observer

The South Carolina Gamecocks football team lost a rising DB before the 2018 season when Tavyn Jackson announced he'd take a medical disqualification.

When USC’s staff has to use its veterans as eyes and ears. Simply put, ‘Players know’  The State

The South Carolina Gamecocks football team and coach Will Muschamp have to trust in USC players to run their own practices in the offseason, spurring ...

‘Difference-maker’ Daxton Hill could have immediate impact at Michigan, analyst says  The Detroit News

Daxton Hill was the gem of Michigan's 2019 recruiting class — one of two five-stars in the 26-player haul and the No. 1-ranked safety in the nation.

Tennessee basketball standout Grant Williams staying in NBA Draft  Knoxville News Sentinel

Williams won back-to-back SEC player of the year awards.

Kirby Smart talks Georgia football while in Macon, GA  Macon Telegraph

Georgia head football coach Kirby Smart talks about the development of Middle Georgia players Jake Fromm, Malik Herring and Kearis Jackson while speaking ...

The 15 best college dorms in America  Business Insider

Business Insider - School-ranking website Niche listed the best college residence halls in the US.. Read more at

Reports: Michigan football linked to college hoops corruption trial  Detroit Free Press

A federal trial diving into corruption in college basketball reportedly took a turn into college football on Tuesday in New York. And Michigan's football program ...

Pac-12 revenue drops $12 million, but school payouts rise  The State

Pac-12 revenue fell by $12 million in 2018 to $497 million because the conference could not make up for lost Rose Bowl revenue from when the game hosted a ...

Gamecocks target makes clear, he’s not a ‘Bama lock, he hears from USC daily  The State

The South Carolina Gamecocks football team is in the mix with Alabama, Florida State, LSU, Tennessee and Vanderbilt for blue chip Reggie Grimes out of Mt.

Do colleges need a third paid baseball assistant? Here’s what Tennessee volunteer coach Ross Kivett does  Knoxville News Sentinel

Ross Kivett has a full-time job without full-time job pay as the volunteer assistant coach for Tennessee Vols baseball.

Oxford Launches TAP-Style Foundation Course  The University Times

Oxford University has launched an access initiative, modelled on the Trinity Access Programme, which will see up to 50 young adults from low-income families ...

Bound for Hoover: Gamecocks hold on to top Mississippi State, make SEC tournament  Raleigh News & Observer

South Carolina baseball clinched an SEC tournament spot on the final day of the regular season, defeating Mississippi State 10-8 in Starkville, Mississippi.

USC’s evolving recruiting pitch will include something ‘unique in college football’  Rock Hill Herald

South Carolina head football coach Will Muschamp thanks the Gamecocks new entrance in Williams-Brice Stadium will stand out to recruits. The Gamecocks are ...

Former Vandal, son of NFL veteran, rockets up draft boards after impressive workouts  Idaho Statesman

Former Idaho linebacker Kaden Elliss impressed at his pro days in Salt Lake City and Moscow, getting a lot of NFL attention in the process. He hopes to be the ...

Michigan seen as likely College Football Playoff team  The Detroit News

Shea Patterson returns and the Wolverines will roll out a more up-tempo offense under new coordinator Josh Gattis.

University of Cincinnati to induct Brian Kelly, 2009 football team in Hall of Fame

UC announces it will induct former coach Brian Kelly and the 2009 Bearcats' football team into the school's Athletics Hall of Fame.

University of Sioux Falls alum Trey Pipkins drafted by Los Angeles Chargers  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Trey Pipkins is headed to L.A.. The former USF offensive tackle was selected by the Los Angeles Chargers in the third round of the NFL Draft on Friday night, ...

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 ...

These universities receive the most money through college endowments  USA TODAY

Large endowments allow schools to build the best facilities, hire the best faculty and overall make these schools attractive to prospective students.

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 ...

PJC Hosts Workshop for College, University Biology Instructors

Paris Junior College recently hosted a workshop with Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) BioInteractive to assist instructors on using their free teaching ...

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