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Abbott Lays Out Lackluster College Plan

The Republican running for Governor, Greg Abbott, released a lackluster college plan today. Instead of providing much needed resources for universities who must help students catch up and become “college-ready,” Abbott proposed to fund our institutions based on outcomes. 409 more words

Elections

Excited to be a part of the #ACPAdigital "Informed and Responsible Engagement Team"

Back in July, I was honored to be asked to serve on ACPA-College Student Educators International‘s Presidential Task Force on Digital Technology.  After meeting in person with many members of the team, I can say with confidence we’re on to something new, exciting and different.   395 more words

Social Media/Tech

Higher Education and World Politics

Isaac Kamola

In recent decades the world has witnessed massive expansion of higher education. The total number of universities is continuing to expand, as is the total percentage of the world’s population receiving college degrees. 931 more words

Global Governance Of Knowledge

Downfall of the American Dominance in STEM Fields

The United States are slowly but steadily falling behind in the technological advancement field. According to the U.S. Department of Education, “In 2005, foreign-owned companies were a majority of the top 10 recipients of patents awarded by the U.S. 2,993 more words

Education

College Choice Process of Students of Color

Different people make different choices after graduating high school. Some choose to join the workforce, some start the vocational education, and others continue their academic education. 1,646 more words

Education

Does a Strong Ethnic Identity Empower Students of Color to Achieve Academically? Does Ethnicity Matters?

According to The American Heritage New Dictionary of Cultural Identity, ethnicity is an “identity with or membership in a particular racial, national, or cultural group and observance of that group’s customs, beliefs, and language” (2005). 1,519 more words

Education

Resume Play: The Story of Hendrix Football

A great piece by Hendrix College, on the re-boot of Hendrix Football after a 51 year timeout.

 

 

Education