Archive for the ‘Higher education’ Category

Senior Grades are Important for College Admissions

February 21, 2017

Some students believe that once they have been accepted to college, they can relax and not worry about their grades anymore. This couldn’t be further from the truth.  Most colleges request both first and second semester grades.  They also expect students to take all of the courses they have listed on their college applications. Colleges are sending a message that they have no problem turning down an applicant in in the summer who has slacked off the second semester.  They always have a waitlist with students who have worked hard until graduation.

Comfort and Joy in the College World

June 20, 2015

Higher education is at a pivotal point. How will it all turn out? Answers are at both ends of the spectrum. An interesting read from two different points of view.

Comfort and Joy in the College World.