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4 Tips for Choosing a Major

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Many a high school student looks back on the college planning process only to agonize over the selection of a college major. I have two words of advice on that topic. First, you probably are...

High-Impact Practices – the Keys to Your Future

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When I was in college, I studied abroad, spending 12 months in South America. The experience completely changed my attitude about why I was in college, what college was for, who I was, and what...

Jobs You Never Knew You Wanted

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How would you like to get paid for collecting artifacts, eating chocolate all day, or translating communications? Hard as it may be for many of us to believe, jobs such as these really do exist!...

Making the Most of College Fairs

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The possibilities! The buzz and hum! People going every which way with smiles and expectations! It’s a college fair, and it could prove to be a very valuable step toward realizing your dreams of finding...

Relevant and Raw: Global Education Helps Reinvent Higher Ed

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Is higher education in danger of becoming irrelevant? It has been suggested that colleges and universities are not adapting to the needs and pace of the world. The IBM Institute for Business Value calls upon...

The Trend Toward Holistic Education in American Universities

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When American universities first began, they were structured with an emphasis on holistic education. Recent decades, however, then saw a major shift to a knowledge-based economy, prompting the “college experience” to focus on building more...

Understand Your Needs and Put Them First

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Colleges enjoy sharing what makes them stand out. They tell their narratives—the stories at the core of their institutional identities—with enthusiasm through marketing messages, on-campus experiences, and interactions with admissions representatives, current students, and others....

What College is Best for YOU?

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When looking for the school that will become your home for the next four years, and your alma mater afterward, you want to concentrate on what matters most to you. This can be really difficult...

What is Unique about a Christian College?

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As a recent high school grad or soon-to-be graduate, choosing a university can be a daunting task. There are public, private, large and small universities … but how do you know which choice is right...