01 novembre 2018

Colby Goes Test Optional in Admissions

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Colby College announced Monday that it is dropping a requirement that applicants submit SAT or ACT scores. More...

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Careful Consent

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Author discusses her new book on "hookup culture" on college campuses and how universities can improve their education around sex and Title IX. More...

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Forget Lazy Rivers. Does Your College Offer a Concierge?

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. New Mexico State University has launched a "campus concierge" to alleviate student stress. Services are expected at more campuses. More...

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3 Guilty In Basketball Corruption Scandal

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Two sports apparel company executives and an aspiring sports agent were found guilty Wednesday of wire fraud charges in connection with the most significant sports scandal in recent National Collegiate Athletic Association history -- a scheme to pay off the families of men’s basketball recruits and secure their commitment to teams at Adidas-sponsored universities. More...

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Handpicked Attendees for Conservative Speaker

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Young Americans for Freedom at University of Southern California canceled tickets to an event, fearful that students who disagreed with the speaker's views would disrupt him. More...

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Study Plumbs Sources of Students' Pain

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. New study explores the causes of mental health problems in college students, finding that many are not taking advantage of campus services. More...

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New Pressures

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The guilty verdicts in the men's basketball corruption trial will rattle the NCAA, athletics experts say. More...

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Report: No Toxic Culture in Maryland Football

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Even though the football program at the University of Maryland, College Park, was plagued with abuse by the staff -- including one coach who would use foul language and throw around weights and a trash can full of vomit -- its culture was not “toxic,” according to 200-page report on the state’s flagship program leaked to The Baltimore Sun. More...

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Activists, but Not for Political Parties

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. A new report shows college students are more interested in joining groups that are issue based rather than those only aligned to Democrats or Republicans. More...

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Trump: 'A Very Scary Time' for Young Men

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. As Education Department and many colleges consider policies on sexual assault, the president's comments on his Supreme Court nominee appear to take a side. More...

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