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  • Why First Generation Students Need Mentors Who Get Them

    • PBS Newshour
    • 09/22/2016

    Novelist Jennine Capo Crucet grew up in Miami and attended Cornell University in Upstate New York. In addition to adjusting to the cold, Jennine learned to navigate campus as a first-generation college student.

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  • Record number of colleges now have ACT/SAT ‘optional’ or ‘flexible’ admissions policies

    • The Washington Post
    • 09/21/2016

    A new analysis of college admissions policies found that half of the top 100 national liberal arts colleges on the U.S. News & World Report rankings now have test-optional or test-flexible policies. In addition, a record number of more than 870 colleges and universities now report having...

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  • Is college still worth the cost? Usually

    • Bridge Magazine
    • 09/15/2016

    It’s a distortion that’s oft-repeated, and refuses to die: Legions of college grads working long hours as baristas, their expensive degrees wasted after not finding a job in their chosen fields.

    While such anecdotes are compelling, the evidence points to the contrary: College in Michigan...

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  • The anxiety is real: College costs rise more, relative to income, for the middle class

    • The Washington Post
    • 09/13/2016

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  • U.S. News & World Report Releases 2017 Best Colleges Rankings

    • U.S. News & World Report
    • 09/13/2016

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  • Meet the parents who won’t let their children study literature

    • The Washington Post
    • 09/03/2016

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  • Demand Strong for Student Loan Forgiveness

    • Inside Higher Ed
    • 08/23/2016
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  • Big Ten Universities Become Bigger With International Students

    • Forbes
    • 08/23/2016
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  • College Selectivity and Income

    • Inside Higher Ed
    • 08/22/2016
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  • Tuition is now a useless concept in higher education

    • The Washington Post
    • 08/22/2016
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