Recent headlines from places as diverse as Kenya ("6,000 primary schools picked for free laptop project") and California ("Los Angeles plans to give 640,000 students free iPads") are just two announcements among many which highlight the increasing...
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Students entering higher education face the sometimes daunting task of navigating their way through a degree program. Confronted with a wide array of course options that could satisfy degree requirements, which is the best way to success? In what order should the courses be taken? Course descriptions often give few clues about what the course will entail, containing instead many technical terms that are introduced in the course itself. Advisors are well equipped to provide valuable advice in their own field. But most programs require students to take courses from across the full spectrum of the university, and advisors find themselves challenged to offer useful advice in disciplines far from their own.
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