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Arts & Humanities: Don't Leave School Without Them

Christine Henseler | Posted 06.14.2016 | Education
Christine Henseler

Arts and Humanities: Don't Leave School Without Them. This is not the advice most often heard among high school or college students. We all know not to leave school without a plan, a skill-set, a career path, but without the Arts and Humanities? Why not?

Woman at Work: Smarten Up Your Teams to Boost Revenue -- Females are the Key

O'Brien Browne | Posted 11.02.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

Over the past several years, many studies have shown the advantages of teams which are diverse in terms of skills, age, culture, personality and, most especially, gender. Diverse teams, when well led, are more innovative and creative.

Access to Higher Education

Edward Summers | Posted 05.12.2014 | Education
Edward Summers

We can't just keep talking about the importance of access and affordability. We need to ensure it exists through public policies that support students no matter what type of institution they attend -- public colleges, community colleges or private institutions.

Manage by Wandering Around

Dr. Roger H. Hull | Posted 05.06.2014 | College
Dr. Roger H. Hull

I enjoyed wandering around, and I learned from the wandering. Of course, you had better be prepared for the occasional comment -- always offered jokingly -- that you apparently have nothing better to do. In fact, you do not.

Cosmo Article On Hazing Prompts Investigation

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.04.2013 | College

Union College is working with a national sorority to investigate hazing claims against a campus chapter after a graduate of the school wrote in Cosmop...

WATCH: Will More Guns Prevent A Mass Shooting On Campus?

Posted 02.01.2013 | College

As the Obama administration begins a push for the president's new gun control proposals, college presidents are speaking out, declaring their oppositi...

Remember That Precedent Matters

Dr. Roger H. Hull | Posted 02.26.2013 | Education
Dr. Roger H. Hull

At colleges in particular, especially small colleges where everyone knows everyone else, there is a tendency to make decisions on an ad hoc basis. Don't do so; never decide personnel matters on the basis of personality.

Leading by Learning

Dr. Roger H. Hull | Posted 09.15.2012 | College
Dr. Roger H. Hull

Not taking an institution's history into account will almost certainly guarantee a president will fail and soon be on the job market again.

Pot of Gold: Union College Class of 2012 Commencement Speech

Dylan Ratigan | Posted 08.10.2012 | College
Dylan Ratigan

If you're not failing, you're not trying -- and that is our greatest risk. So let's fail our asses off. Take a piece of our universe and resurrect it, change it, shape it into something that no one's seen before.

Fanfare for an Uncommon Man

Stu Kreisman | Posted 06.23.2012 | Fifty
Stu Kreisman

Norman Leonard Kreisman is my father. He is an ordinary man who has led an extraordinary life. To say I'm proud of him would be a vast understatement.

12 Liberal Arts Schools That Pay

Posted 09.28.2011 | College

Harvey Mudd College is the top paying liberal arts school in the country, according to the salary website PayScale's report on alumni median career ea...