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The four biggest mistakes students make when applying to college

Did you make or are you making any of these "mistakes"?

5 Misconceptions About College Aid

This might be old news to CC veterans who have been dealing with the financial aid process for years, but Morningstar posted an article that has some…

If There's a Tech Skills Shortage, Why Are so Many Computer Graduates Unemployed?

"... How can there be both a dire lack of IT skills and poor employment prospects for computer science graduates?" ...

Started in Parents Forum by Dave_Berry

Do Colleges Need to Be Need Blind?

"Some maintain that they can drop the policy and preserve access, but those who have gone need blind have seen gains in student diversity." ...

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College Confidential is transitioning to Hobsons’ longtime partner, Roadtrip Nation, an organization dedicated to helping students succeed…

Did Your Child Make an Under-the-Radar Major Change?

Did your child change majors? Were you consulted first? Did you believe that you should be? And if it’s in your rear-view mirror now, how did it all work out?

Study: Teacher Evaluations Have Zero Correlation with Learning

Could student evaluations of teaching be a big waste of time?

Started in College Life by Roger_Dooley

Drinking to Blackout - New York Times

"Intentionally drinking with the goal of submersing yourself in so much alcohol that you can’t remember what happened..."

Started in Parents Forum by higheredmom
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