The 60 categories include “Best-Run College” (Claremont McKenna College), “Best Athletic Facilities” (Kenyon College) and “Best College Library” (Columbia University).
College Board has specifically targeted smart but poor high school students with a mailing meant to help them apply to any of 8 schools. The response was tremendous.
At least five Pennsylvania state-owned universities are now allowing guns on campus after the state’s lawyers concluded that an outright ban on weapons was likely unconstitutional.
Despite the economy, increased outcry over costs, and debate about the value, forty-one percent of 18-24-year-olds attend college. But who goes and how they go are changing.
Weak job placements for graduates and heavy student debts are causing elite colleges and universities to prove to families and state governments that a degree is still worth the investment – and they’ve hired marketing pros to help.
Temple University has named an acting president as it continues to search for a replacement for its departing leader.
If your child headed for college for the first time, you are probably facing a daunting list of what they want to take. But perhaps they don’t need as much as they think.
Some are calling it “liquid cocaine.” Others say it’s “black out in a can.” Four Loko is often guzzled to get a quick buzz, and it’s become a popular drink, especially on college campuses.