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  • Applying to the University of Washington
    Applying to the University of Washington
    The University of Washington ranks 14th (tied with the University of Michigan and the University of Toronto) in the recently released U.S. News & World Report’s Best Global Universities Rankings. That is just below Princeton, at number...
  • Drexel Entrepreneurial Law Clinic
    Drexel Entrepreneurial Law Clinic Helps Tech Startups with their Legal Needs
    Many people often dream about starting their own business, whether it's a new product they came up with, a new website idea, a clothing line, something that would help the environment, or countless other ideas people dream of. The thing is,...
  • Teachers
    Changes in educational policy
    Requirements for teacher licensures have been steadily increasing throughout the past 15 years. Back when I was getting my degree, I had to pass a Basic Skills Test, which assessed and made sure I had the basic skills to teach.Now, preservice...
  • University Town
    5 best college towns in the USA you’ll be interested in moving to
    In choosing for a good college, there are many factors and things that you have to take into consideration. There are just too many things that make a particular college or location a good choice. From the aesthetic beauty of the campus, sports...
  • Cheryl Harris2014
    Grambling State University leads Allstate’s 2014 Quotes for Education program
    At the end of September of this year, Allstate granted me a second interview with their Senior Vice-President Cheryl Harris regarding their Quotes for Educationpartnership with the Tom Joyner Foundation, a program conceived to raise funds for...
  • New Mexico Health Insurance Exchange
    Native American performers have choices "Affordable Care Act" health insurance
    There are many Native American performers who spend their entire careers not being able to afford health insurance. They can land an acting job that pays for a short period of time & then they are out of work again. Most of them fall below the...
  • Cheryl Harris2014
    Allstate’s Cheryl Harris discusses the 2014 Quotes for Education program
    “Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are hurting financially more than ever, and with assistance programs declining dramatically over the past couple of years, we realize the importance of investing in the future of HBCU...
  • Progressive Free Speech NAZIs tell College Students -No Free Speech for You!
    College Classes start under Pall of Progressive Censorship
    Today marks the beginning of the first full week of class for most colleges in America. Yet Freshmen who have long looked forward to greater freedom at college may be in for government surprise. It seems the Progressives don't think College...
  • Gluten-free options
    A first year's guide for a gluten-free safe campus
    Well, this week marks the last full week of summer holidays for many students before labour day weekend. It's hard to believe that the days of sipping lemonade by the water have come to an end for another year and that school is just around...
  • Magdalen College, Oxford
    Should everyone go to college
    No, not all Americans should go to college. Robert Perry and Margaret Miller have both written articles about the macroeconomic benefits behind requiring students to go to college, the intellectual potentiation of the population, and the seemingly...
  • College Freshmen
    5 tips for college freshmen
    It is almost that time of the year. College classes will be resuming shortly. Freshmen in Atlanta and all over the country are excited and ready to start the new chapter in their lives. Here are a few tips to help college freshmen out during the...
  • Common causes of grade inflation in higher education
    Common causes of grade inflation in higher education
    The spiraling up of grades and grade point averages (GPAs) at colleges and universities is reaching epic proportions, according to a 2012 study showing that As now likely make up over 40% of all letter grades. That's a percentage increase of...
  • Fossil Free: Freedom from Facts
    Fossil fuel divestment makes no sense
    At colleges across Maryland, and indeed the whole nation, fossil fuel divestment-- forcing a university to get rid of all funds in its endowment related to fossil-fuel producers-- has incited a small, but spirited minority, to take action. They...
  • Mike Adams
    Conservative professor denied promotion then wins First Amendment lawsuit
    A conservative college professor in Wilmington, North Carolina has won in a lawsuit he filed against school administrators who denied him a promotion based on his political and religious beliefs.Mike Adams is a criminology professor at the...
  • The College Board announced that it is revising the SAT for the spring 2016
    SAT returns to 1600 score in 2016, revised to represent high school curriculum
    The College Board in charge of the SATs (Scholastic Aptitude Test) announced on Wednesday March 5, 2014 that they are redesigning the exam for the spring of 2016 to give all students an "equal opportunity" to do well on the exam and go...