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5 Lies They Tell You In High School About College

Posted 10.21.2013 | Teen

No matter how many guidebooks you read or high school advisors you talk to, the only way to really understand what college is going to be like is to e...

What the Guidebooks Won't Tell You About College Life

Laura Newland | Posted 07.23.2012 | College
Laura Newland

At a time when students are working harder than ever to gain admission to college it's comforting to think of universities as bastions of academic inquiry, where students debate grand ideas and discover how they can best serve society. But the reality is more complicated.

Good Enough Does Not Lead to Greatness

Dr. David Svaldi | Posted 06.27.2012 | Education
Dr. David Svaldi

Too often, we fail to strive for excellence or greatness because we believe it is not probable, so why try? Or, we accept the status quo, even if it is mediocre or sub par. "Good enough" will not be adequate to solve the huge number of issues facing our nation.