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Students and parents need a resource that peels away reputation to find out what’s really going on in the classroom. They need facts about the academic expectations of the college they will choose. While the U.S. News & World Report rankings get much attention each year, they lack a great deal of information crucialContinue Reading >>
Former George Washington University President Stephen Trachtenberg is being lambasted for his remarks about campus sexual assault, but instead of considering his arguments that students put themselves in real danger when they drink, the political correctness police dismiss his valid points.
To be clear, no oneContinue Reading >>
91% of Americans call for trustees to take the lead in reforming higher education.Continue Reading >>
Why we shouldn't be so quick to ditch standardized tests.
Though some schools are ditching all admission standards.
At Rochester Institute of Technology, a chair dedicated to critical thinking speaks to the value of a liberal arts education.
Despite early protests, the Ayaan Hirsi Ali event...Continue Reading >>