Who Needs A Liberal Education?

Forbes – Thomas Ehrlich and Ernestine Fu “These days, we often hear parents of prospective undergraduates ask why their children should bother with a liberal education. After all, they say, vocational fields like business and nursing are now a majority of...

How New College Grads Can Beat the Tough Job Market

Time – Dan Kadlec “The career expectations of college grads may be overoptimistic. But these strategies can boost their odds of landing a job. As another crop of college graduates frame their diplomas, another dose of reality is about to set in. The...

How to help a perfectionist student

The Guardian – Tamsin Rutter “Unmanageable to-do lists, working late into the night, an internal voice demanding success. These are all typical traits of a perfectionist student. Myra Woolfson, of the University of Nottingham’s counselling service, says...

College Board Launches STEM ‘Credential’ Initiative

The U.S. News and World Report – Alan Neuhauser “STEM education is getting the College Board treatment. The organization that administers the SAT and Advanced Placement exams announced a new effort Thursday aimed at attracting more high school students to...