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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.

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! Your first decision is whether or not you will deliver the course "live" or in a synchronous mode.

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! Interaction in online courses is a two-edged sword.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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?These are just some of the questions that concerned parents and aspiring students are asking themselves nowadays.

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.

Medical Assistant - Medical Assistant Distance Education

Considerations in Distance Education for the Medical Assistant InstructorMedical Assistant distance education is emerging to meet the demands of a new generation of students in the twenty first century. St.

IMT College - Full Online

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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.

CRI Releases Its 2003-2004 College Graduate Survey

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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?The Intellectual Challenge Christian students on a secular campus face a great intellectual challenge.

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University of Oklahoma gave false data to U.S. News college rankings for 20 years  CNN

The company that makes the annual Best Colleges rankings said that the University of Oklahoma gave "inflated" data on its alumni giving rates for two decades.

Michigan baseball ousted by Nebraska in Big Ten tournament semis  The Detroit News

Omaha, Neb. — Spencer Schwellenbach had three hits and drove in three runs, and Robbie Palkert threw 5.1 innings of strong relief as Nebraska advanced to ...

At the top of their classes  Tampa Bay Times

Lauren Dingle, 18. Parents: Kimberly and Phillip Dingle. College: University of Notre Dame. Major: Business. Co-Salutatorian. Sydney Lowman, 18. Parents: ...

University of Oklahoma stripped of U.S. News college ranking after giving false information for 20 years  The Week Magazine

The University of Oklahoma has been supplying false information to U.S. News & World Report for the last 20 years, reports CNN. U.S. News & World Report, ...

Father linked to University of San Diego pleads guilty in college admissions scandal  10News

A Los Angeles real estate CEO accused of gaining preference for admission to University of San Diego for his children was one of three parents who pleaded ...

Chapman University Student Linked to College Admissions Scandal  NBC Southern California

A private university in California says it determined one student linked to the biggest school admissions scandal ever prosecuted by federal authorities may have ...

Free College: More Than 53,000 Disney Employees Can Attend University of Central Florida  Newsweek

Thousands of Disney employees have attended college free of charge courtesy of their employer and now over 50,000 people will be eligible to attend the ...

The Day the National Guard Raided a Dorm in North Carolina  The Atlantic

Violence in the spring of 1969 marred the commencement festivities for that year's North Carolina A&T graduates. This year, they finally got to celebrate.

University to use The College Board's 'adversity score' for student admissions, retention  Daily Illini

The College Board recently announced a new college admissions tool that measures the economic and social adversity of students who take the SAT exam.

University of St. Thomas kicked out of sports league after winning too many games  Inside Higher Ed

University of St. Thomas's separation from its conference -- for too much success -- has reinforced the disparities in wealth and size among Division III ...

College Football Player Found Dead Days Before Graduation  The Spun

A college football player was found dead just one day before he was set to graduate from Elon University.

Opinion | More on the College Dropout Crisis  The New York Times

This article is part of David Leonhardt's newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it each weekday. A few years ago, I got some feedback from a reader that ...

University of Illinois' Gies College of Business to end on-campus MBA classes  Crain's Chicago Business

The Gies College of Business in Urbana-Champaign will direct more resources to its fast-growing online MBA program, among others. “The iMBA is the right ...

Chapman University Says Student Linked to College Admissions Scam May Have Given Fraudulent Test Scores  KTLA Los Angeles

A private university in California says it determined one student linked to the biggest school admissions scandal ever prosecuted by federal authorities may have ...

College Radio Watch: University of Evansville to Sell WUEV License and More News  Radio Survivor

I'm saddened, but not surprised to hear that University of Evansville has announced plans to sell the 91.5 FM license for college radio station WUEV-FM in ...

A college softball player went to the hospital after her own teammate's throw hit her in the face  CNN

A pitcher for the University of Texas softball team was taken to a hospital Friday after a ball thrown by her own teammate struck her in the face, the team said on ...

NCAA Softball Super Regional: Tennessee Lady Vols outlast Florida, force Game 3  Knoxville News Sentinel

Haley Bearden drew a bases-loaded walk in the ninth inning to finish off Florida 3-2, sending the best-of-three series to the third and deciding game.

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 ...

A College Student Is No Longer Enrolled At School After A Video Showing A Group Of White Students Using The N-Word Went Viral  BuzzFeed News

At least one Monmouth University student is no longer enrolled there after he was identified in a video with other, mostly white students using the n-word that ...

As a college counselor, I see students on their worst days — days that are now more common  USA TODAY

Even accomplished students from supportive families can become unmoored in college. And data shows the student mental health crisis is getting worse.

OU Super Regional - Photo Gallery

Oklahoma players carry a piece of the outfield wall after winning the second game of the NCAA softball tournament in the Norman Super Regional between 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.

University of Oklahoma stripped of 'US News' ranking for supplying false information  Inside Higher Ed

University knowingly exaggerated the share of alumni who donate. Seven other colleges found to have submitted incorrect information.

MSU College of Education recognizes outstanding teacher interns  Mississippi State Newsroom

Twenty-one Mississippi State College of Education graduates recently were recognized as outstanding teacher interns for the spring 2019 semester.

Liberal arts colleges and universities digging their own final resting places  Statesman Journal

The buggy whip's demise was imminent with the advent of the automobile. A degree from a liberal arts college or university, private or public, seems also ...

Webster University Appoints Paul Steger Dean of Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts  Webster University Newsroom

Paul Steger has been named dean of the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts at Webster University, effective mid-July. Steger joins Webster University from ...

Tuition discounting grows at private colleges and universities  CNBC

There has been a great deal of news about the rising cost of college tuition. However, discounts at private colleges and universities are actually on the rise.

Michelle Casey, Oregon State University student, falls to her death while taking pictures on coast  CBS News

Michelle Casey, of Happy Valley, was taking pictures at Neahkahnie Mountain near Manzanita when she fell.

Year-old video surfaces showing college students repeating racial slur; Peers now demand action

A year-old video posted on social media this week that shows eight young people repeating a racial slur sparked outrage from New Jersey college students and ...

Disney World employees can now attend Florida college for free  NBC2 News

Disney is going to pick up the tab for workers who attend the University of Central Florida.

Local woman killed in semi-truck crash on Highway 6 in College Station  KBTX

It took firefighters two hours to rescue a driver who was trapped in the wreckage of a semi-truck on Highway 6 in College Station. The truck's passenger was ...

Augustana College, St. Ambrose University see increases in applications  Quad-Cities Online

The school year is winding down for high schoolers, and many colleges have already graduated their seniors. But that doesn't mean there's a lull in the work for ...

He helped rip off $3M in a college admissions scheme. Now, he faces 10 years in prison.

The man, a Neptune Township resident, helped out-of-state students get in-state tuition at Delaware State University.

6 strategies for filing successful college applications (Part 1)

This is the first part of a two-part series, offering strategies for filling successful college applications. Here are the first three strategies, with the final three to come ...

National Champion! South Carolina’s Paul Jubb takes NCAA men’s tennis singles title  The State

The South Carolina Gamecocks men's tennis program got its first ever national champion when Paul Jubb beat Mississippi State's Nuno Borges at the NCAA ...

Several exposed, 2 hospitalized after chemical spill at Lone Star College  Chron

Several people were exposed to Bromine after the chemical spilled inside a northwest Houston Lone Star College campus Wednesday morning, police said.

This Is Why Canadian Universities Don't Have College Admissions Scandals  HuffPost

Canada's best colleges don't care who your parents are.

Lady Vols softball loses to Florida in super regional; UT one loss from elimination  Knoxville News Sentinel

If the Tennessee softball team is going to reach the Women's College World Series, it will have to do it the hard way.

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 ...

College and university collaboration needed to tackle Brexit – minister  Yahoo News

Further and Higher Education Minister Richard Lochhead said both areas will need to work together to tackle the forecast skills gaps.

Photos: San Jose State University hands out diplomas to the first group of 2019 graduates  The Mercury News

Graduates from the College of Science received their diplomas during the first day of graduation ceremonies on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at the Events Center ...

Judy Genshaft gives $20 million to USF to build a new honors college  Tampa Bay Times

University officials say no other university president in the nation has ever given such a big gift.

For Braiden McGregor, four-star DE, 'It was always Michigan'  The Detroit News

Braiden McGregor of Port Huron Northern, one of the nation's top defensive end prospects in the 2020 class, will play college football at Michigan, ...

Duncan Robinson: Here's what it's like playing for Juwan Howard  Detroit Free Press

Former Michigan basketball player Duncan Robinson, who played under Juwan Howard with the Miami Heat, describes his coaching style.

Universities told not to 'scaremonger' ahead of fee cut  BBC News

Education Secretary Damian Hinds has told England's universities not to "scaremonger" over their finances, ahead of a review which is expected to call for a cut ...

What history tells Howard: Ex-NBA players jump to college coaching with mixed results  The Detroit News

Juwan Howard, a former Fab Five member and Miami Heat assistant, has had plenty of success throughout his career. But when it comes to former NBA players ...

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 ...

Here's how the University Center will be more like a community college — and how it won't  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

University of South Dakota officials want to change the University Center in Sioux Falls into a community college with a rebrand and a new name: "Community ...

It’s Taken 5 Decades to Get the Ph.D. Her Abusive Professor Denied Her  The New York Times

When Marilyn Webb asked a distinguished male professor to serve on her dissertation committee at the University of Chicago, he said he would do so only if he ...

Back to OKC: Sooners Advance to 13th WCWS

NORMAN – When her top-ranked team scraped together just three hits in the opening game of the NCAA Norman Super Regional, Oklahoma softball coach ...

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.

UNC Charlotte's 'worst day': Former student kills 2, injures 4 in shooting at North Carolina university  USA TODAY

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A former student opened fire in a classroom building at a North Carolina university on Tuesday night, killing two people and injuring four ...

See the names of the delegation members accompanying Gov. DeSantis to Israel

The delegation includes elected officials, Florida agency personnel, business leaders, academic leaders and faith leaders.

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.

Free college is coming for WA families making under $50K  Crosscut

For years, Washington state has failed to fully fund its financial-aid program for low-income college students. This school year, about 18,000 people qualified for ...

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.

Fewer U46 students graduating compared to last year, but class of 2019 has more grads who can speak 2 languages  Chicago Tribune

School District U46's senior class will have a lower graduation rate in 2019 than it did last year but the number of students leaving high school with honors for ...

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 ...

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 ...

NCAA Tennis: South Carolina's Paul Jubb wins national title  The State

South Carolina's Paul Jubb took the NCAA tennis singles national championship in Orlando, Florida to claim the first singles tennis title in program history.

South Carolina star wins NCAA semifinal, clinches spot in national championship match  The State

The South Carolina Gamecocks tennis team will have someone playing for a national title for the first time ever when Paul Jubb plays Saturday in the NCAA ...

‘We definitely will bounce back’ : USC greats confident in baseball program  The State

The South Carolina baseball wrapped up its worst season in the past two decades Tuesday night. The Gamecocks lost to LSU, 8-6, in the elimination round of ...

Class of 2020 cornerback Angelo Grose of Mansfield commits to Cincinnati Bearcats

Angelo Grose may look to run track at UC in addition to playing football.

Michigan defensive lineman Ron Johnson enters transfer portal  Detroit Free Press

Michigan defensive lineman Ron Johnson has entered the transfer portal. He'll have two years of college football eligibility remaining.

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.

It looks like any other graduation -- except these graduates earned their degrees in prison  CNN

It looked like just another graduation ceremony -- except it took place at the Missouri Eastern Correctional Center in the town of Pacific, where all 10 of 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 ...

Standout Gamecock pitcher ending career early, but he’s not leaving team just yet  The State

A promising season derailed by injuries has ended with South Carolina baseball closer Sawyer Bridges deciding to transition to a new role with the Gamecocks.

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, ...

Juwan Howard to Michigan: How former stars turned college coaches performed  Detroit Free Press

Juwan Howard, the former Fab Five member and longtime NBA player, is officially the new Michigan Wolverines men's basketball coach. Add him to the list of ...

Report: Cincinnati Bearcats to host Valparaiso transfer Jaume Sorolla for visit

Valparaiso grad transfer Jaume Sorolla, a 7-foot center from Tortosa, Spain, will visit the Cincinnati Bearcats this weekend, according to a report via Twitter from ...

Letter: Sajid Javid should not be allowed to criminalise the British heroes of Rojava  The Guardian

Volunteers against Isis who helped liberate Kurdish communities in Syria face up to 10 years in jail after the home secretary's ultimatum.

'Best is yet to come,' says new Georgian College executive  OrilliaMatters

Dr. Jamie Doran has 18 years of experience; clients have included City of Barrie, Sandbox Centre, public school board.

KU assistant coach Norm Roberts welcomed Friday’s ‘good news’ regarding De Sousa  Kansas City Star

KU assistant coach Norm Roberts, who is in charge of the Jayhawk big men, was elated Friday to learn Silvio De Sousa would be eligible to play in games in ...

Scrap student loans and give every 18-year-old who stays in training £20,000, report says  The Telegraph

Scrap student loans and instead give every 18-year-old who stays in training a £20000 lump sum, a former Government adviser has said.

Moth warning to Cambridge University students  BBC News

Housekeeping staff ask students to report "unusual moth activity" in a move dubbed "mothwatch".

Hundreds of students and staff from two L.A. universities remain quarantined amid measles scare  The Washington Post

Hundreds of students, staff and faculty at two Los Angeles universities have been quarantined because they may have been exposed to measles, according to ...

Fall River's Chasse teeing it up at Canadian university/college golf championship

Fall River's Ben Chasse is the lone Nova Scotian golfer entered in the Canadian University/College Championship, which begins Tuesday in Komoka, Ont.

What legal online sports betting in Tennessee means for college and pro teams  Knoxville News Sentinel

Titans kicker Ryan Succop sized up one effect of legal online sports betting in Tennessee: “We'll probably have more people watching games,” he said.

Georgia quarterback comes away from South Carolina visit ‘amazed’  The State

The South Carolina Gamecocks football team played host to Dacula, Georgia quarterback Colten Gauthier. He plans to see Troy, Duke, June Miami and UCF.

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

From high school junior varsity to every rank at the college level, John Beilein's 44-year coaching climb has reached the highest level. Beilein, who departed ...

LSU’s national champion coach: Kingston ‘one of the very best’ despite dismal season  The State

LSU baseball coach and College World Series champion Paul Mainieri was highly complimentary of South Carolina baseball and coach Mark Kingston after ...

Gamecock coaches preach the importance of pad level. So what does that mean?  The State

South Carolina football coach Will Muschamp will talk about “pad level” often when discussing where his younger players need to improve. At least a few of his ...

'Make sure grievances of students heard'  Times of India

With admissions for Delhi colleges about to begin, the high court on Friday sought to ensure that every university/educational institution in the capi.

Report: South Carolina basketball adds reigning Sweet 16 team to schedule  The State

A reigning Sweet 16 participant is coming to Colonial Life Arena this upcoming season. South Carolina will host Houston, Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports reported ...

Deion Sanders, DT Cromer see friendship come full circle with Gamecock connection  The State

D.T. Cromer has put up Deion Sanders in his house, and now he can extend the same offer to Sanders' son Shilo thanks to South Carolina football. Cromer, who ...

Assam plus-II results better 2018 scores  Telegraph India

All the three streams of class XII Assam board examination have witnessed a rise in pass percentage this year. The results of the examination, conducted by the ...

Tennessee basketball: Where Vols appear in mock NBA Drafts  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee has Grant Williams and Admiral Schofield consistently appearing in NBA Draft projections.

South Africa trip made Mandela scholar out of Michigan's Chris Partridge  The Detroit News

Since the Michigan football team returned from its annual spring trip this month, visiting Cape Town and Johannesburg in South Africa, assistant coach Chris ...

Michigan commit Zeb Jackson transferring to prep powerhouse in Florida  The Detroit News

Michigan commit Zeb Jackson is wrapping up his prep career at a national powerhouse.

GPA, test scores: Here's what it takes to get into Washington's top colleges  Seattle PI

It seems some are willing to do the unthinkable to get into college these days. After a celebrity college admissions scandal swept the nation earlier this month, ...

Trio of Gamecocks closing in on pair of NCAA national titles  The State

The South Carolina Gamecocks men's and women's tennis teams still have athletes in the NCAA singles and doubles championships with Ingrid Martins and ...

AJ Lawson has ‘NBA starter potential.’ How will long will he stay with the Gamecocks?  The State

South Carolina's AJ Lawson will soon have to make his decision about staying with the Gamecocks or remaining in the NBA draft. Whether it's this year or next, ...

Kansas forward De Sousa gets year of eligibility back  Macon Telegraph

Kansas forward Silvio De Sousa will be eligible to play next season.

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, ...

Report contradicts Rick Barnes on why Tennessee basketball coach didn't take UCLA job  Knoxville News Sentinel

Rick Barnes didn't leave Tennessee basketball for UCLA in early April because of a snag in buyout negotiations. At least, that is what the Vols coach said on ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Raising the Cultural Bar on Campuses  The New York Times

University and college museums run the gamut from those featuring contemporary art and ancient relics to world-class collections.

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