Posts Tagged ‘Colleges’

What Colleges Need To Do To Make Student Mental Health A Priority

Experts explain how campuses can be more accepting and accommodating. Wellness Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service […]

Education Department Steers Corinthian Colleges Students To Other Troubled For-Profits

The U.S. Department of Education is telling thousands of students from now-shuttered for-profit schools owned by Corinthian Colleges Inc. to consider transferring to more than a dozen other for-profit schools also under investigation by federal or state authorities. The department’s suggestion follows Corinthian’s abrupt shutdown on Monday, which left 16,000 students scrambling for options. In […]

The Top Green Colleges In 2015, Ranked By The Princeton Review

Some higher education institutions are leading the way in environmental responsibility, and the Princeton Review has recognized them in their annual rankings of the greenest colleges. At the top of the list is Lewis & Clark College in Oregon, which has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by more than 30 percent over the last nine […]

The Top Green Colleges In 2015, Ranked By The Princeton Review

Some higher education institutions are leading the way in environmental responsibility, and the Princeton Review has recognized them in their annual rankings of the greenest colleges. At the top of the list is Lewis & Clark College in Oregon, which has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by more than 30 percent over the last nine […]

On the Road: Dr. Biden Visits Community Colleges in Florida and Texas

Leading up to the SXSWedu Conference in Austin, Texas, Dr. Jill Biden visited Santa Fe College in Gainsville, Florida and Austin Community College in Austin, Texas — both of which are using innovative strategies and technology to increase retention, completion and overall student success. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans […]

Dr. Jill Biden: “This Is the Moment for Community Colleges to Shine”

This morning, Dr. Jill Biden delivered remarks at the 2015 Community College National Legislative Summit to highlight the Administration's commitment to community colleges and their importance to America’s future. This event was hosted by the Association of Community College Trustees with the American Association of Community Colleges.  Roberto Zárate, Chair-Elect ACCT Board of Directors, Alamo […]

Colleges Finding New Ways To Promote Students’ Social And Emotional Well-Being

This article originally appeared on U.S. News & World Report, and is republished with permission. The quad at Wake Forest University in North Carolina once existed to showcase the handsome brick Georgian buildings; the broad lawns were even cordoned off to student traffic. Now, students gather here at café tables, sit and play the outdoor […]

Colleges vs. Military: Who’s Worse at Prosecuting Sexual Assaults?

Answer: Colleges do a worse job. Colleges and the military both suffer from a sexual assault epidemic compounded by flawed judicial systems. But the military judicial system is at least run by professionals. The college judicial system is run by rank amateurs. Let’s start with the similarities. Criticism over two recent military cases — the […]

A History of the Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings, Attached to the University of Oxford; Including the Lives of the Founders

A History of the Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings, Attached to the University of Oxford; Including the Lives of the Founders New – Volume: 1 General Books publication date: 2009 Original publication date: 1810 Original Publisher: Printed by Collingwood and co. Subjects: Oxford (England) Education / Higher History / Europe / Great Britain Study Aids […]

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