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The Church's Sobering Silence on Alcohol

Corey MacPherson | Posted 11.01.2016 | Religion
Corey MacPherson

As a campus minister I am painfully aware of the statistics on binge drinking on college campuses. I also know that more than 90% of sexual assaults committed on or near campuses (it has become a horrific epidemic) involve alcohol.

Trading Places: Sleep Or Homework?

Polly Irungu | Posted 01.21.2017 | College
Polly Irungu

There is some kind of love-hate relationship between college students and sleep. There is a perception that staying awake to study, finishing that last page of the term paper, reviewing that cheat-sheet for a final one more time, is still a better option than going to bed early.

Why Tolerance Won't Be Enough

Taymullah Abdur-Rahman | Posted 11.02.2016 | Religion
Taymullah Abdur-Rahman

Tolerance simply stated, is the absence of physical violence against someone else. But it doesn't guarantee that laws and edicts won't be issued that undermine the spirit of coexistence.

Higher Education: Starting Your Economic Engines

Dr. Brian C. Mitchell | Posted 09.28.2016 | College
Dr. Brian C. Mitchell

There is often a debate on American college campuses about the role of the university as a catalyst in the economic development of its region.

8 Reasons My College Town Is Better Than Your City College

College Magazine | Posted 01.04.2015 | College
College Magazine

The rolling green hills scattered with students on blankets, strumming guitars and singing "Kumbayah." The lines of campus-wide tailgates, fraternity mansion parties and college town traditions. These college career staples you could never find on a city campus.

Creating a Climate for College Leadership

Dr. Brian C. Mitchell | Posted 06.21.2014 | College
Dr. Brian C. Mitchell

One of the great misconceptions about American higher education is that campus culture is inherently liberal.

Re-Thinking Orientation for Veteran Students on our Campuses

Karen Gross | Posted 11.12.2013 | College
Karen Gross

As we see these new students enrolling at our campuses, we need to pause and reflect on how to help them more successfully "crosswalk" from war to work, from military life to a residential campus.

Amanda M. Fairbanks

College Students Walk Out Of Classes To Support Occupy Wall Street Protests

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 12.05.2011 | College

Earlier today, students from at least 100 college campuses around the country walked out of class in a show of solidarity and support for the Occupy W...

America's Greenest Colleges: Did Your School Make the Grade?

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

While the good folks at U.S. News and World Report ascribe certain measurements of prestige to their college rankings, we rated schools based on what matters most to us.