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College application process intimidates some - The Tennessean

College application process intimidates some - The Tennessean | College Admission | Scoop.it
College application process intimidates some The Tennessean Akira Lee, front right, and Scheryl Duarte, left, both seniors at Roosevelt High School, talk with Martin Copeland, the school's college access program adviser, as they fill out a college...
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Study: MOOC students are highly educated, job-oriented

Study: MOOC students are highly educated, job-oriented | College Admission | Scoop.it
A new study, published last week by Penn researchers in the journal Nature, shows that students who have taken online classes on Coursera have been highly educated and career-oriented.
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The Crisis in the Humanities and STEM – and Why We Must Recreate Higher Education | DMLcentral

The Crisis in the Humanities and STEM – and Why We Must Recreate Higher Education | DMLcentral | College Admission | Scoop.it
Here’s the punchline: The humanities in the U.S.
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Derek Bok: A Reform Agenda for Higher Education

Derek Bok: A Reform Agenda for Higher Education | College Admission | Scoop.it
Derek Bok, former president of Harvard University, has some concrete suggestions to improve higher education. His most prominent suggestion is that Ph.D. Candidates should be trained to teach, not ...
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Who Says College Admissions Isn't Entertaining? - Head Count ...

Who Says College Admissions Isn't Entertaining? - Head Count ... | College Admission | Scoop.it
OK, so I wouldn't say these productions are better than Cats, but then again, I'm neither an admissions officer recovering from a day of high-school visits nor a college counselor writing the 37th recommendation of the month.
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Survey Finds African Americans Value Higher Education But Are Unprepared for It

Survey Finds African Americans Value Higher Education But Are Unprepared for It | College Admission | Scoop.it
Some 90 percent of African American respondents to a Rice University survey stated that success requires education beyond high school. This was a higher rate than other ethnic groups in the survey....
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World's 18 best cities for higher education

World's 18 best cities for higher education | College Admission | Scoop.it
If we were to choose an official global university capital, which cities would be in the running?
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Denmark

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Danish universities have a wide variety of bachelor's and master's degrees programs taught in English.
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Ebony and Ivy: The Secret History of How Slavery Helped Build America’s Elite Colleges

Ebony and Ivy: The Secret History of How Slavery Helped Build America’s Elite Colleges | College Admission | Scoop.it
We spend the hour with the author of a new book, 10 years in the making, that examines how many major U.S.
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Are Colleges Ready to Adjust to a New Higher-Education Landscape? – Bottom Line - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Are Colleges Ready to Adjust to a New Higher-Education Landscape? – Bottom Line - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education | College Admission | Scoop.it
Are Colleges Ready to Adjust to a New Higher-Education Landscape? http://t.co/o3z2W4gchg via @chronicle
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Report: California losing its edge in higher education - San Jose Mercury News

Report: California losing its edge in higher education - San Jose Mercury News | College Admission | Scoop.it
Report: California losing its edge in higher education San Jose Mercury News SAN FRANCISCO -- More attention must be paid to the California State University system and to the state's community colleges if California is going to produce the educated...
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