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The Liberal Arts Contribution to edX

Douglas A. Hicks | Posted 05.31.2014 | College
Douglas A. Hicks

Research released by edX and other massive online providers has reoriented our sense of the disrupted topography of higher education -- and where online education fits within it.

Twenty Athletes Who Are Changing the Way We Eat

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 09.29.2013 | Green
Danielle Nierenberg

Athletes are acutely aware of the power that food has over the human body. When they're not training or competing, many of them are doing their part to make sure that no one is limited by hunger, malnutrition, or obesity-related health problems.

The Top 10 Wired Colleges

Unigo | Posted 11.06.2012 | College
Unigo

Do you need access to Facebook and Twitter at all times? Whenever you walk into a room are you instantly scouring for outlets and checking for a wifi...

College Streaking: A Short History

Huffington Post | Anna Susman | Posted 06.25.2012 | College

Frank 'The Tank' Ricard was on to something when he suggested a quick streak through the quad and up towards the gymnasium in "Old School." Though ...

The 10 Best Colleges For Writers

Posted 05.01.2012 | College

If you're planning a career as a struggling writer, it might be wise to pick a college with an awesome creative writing program. There are many fac...

The 10 Colleges With The Best Professors

Posted 10.11.2011 | College

Having a good professor can indelibly affect your college experience, and make you remember facts that most people would forget after a decent period ...

The 10 Colleges With The Best Professors

Posted 10.11.2011 | College

Having a good professor can indelibly affect your college experience, and make you remember facts that most people would forget after a decent period ...

After Hamilton, Chasing a Dream

Lesley Ryder | Posted 10.10.2011 | College
Lesley Ryder

The name "Lesley Ryder" doesn't scream "Puerto Rican/Mexican," but I assure you, I am very Hispanic.

Al Gore Questions State Of Democracy At Hamilton College

Dispatch, Utica, New York | Posted 07.23.2011 | College

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Professors Read Entire Books Aloud To Students

Inside Higher Ed | Posted 07.12.2011 | College

While the oral reading is as old as literature itself, it is not the norm on campuses. But faculty members and students who have participated in such ...

Jason Linkins

New Study Uses Math To Prove That Pundits Are Wrong

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.03.2011 | Media

If you want to be almost as accurate as the pundits they studied, all you have to do is a) root through the cushions of your couch, b) find a coin, and c) start flipping it. Boom! You are now pretty close to being a political genius.

New York Has The Lowest Suicide Rate, Yet Is Still 'Unhappy'

Posted 06.25.2011 | New York

New Yorkers may be be the least likely of Americans to commit suicide, but that doesn't mean they're the happiest. Researchers from Hamilton Colle...

Colleges Shift Admissions Policies

The Huffington Post | Leah Finnegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Two prominent liberal arts colleges are reshaping their admissions policies in drastic yet opposite ways -- one despite the economy, and one because o...