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The De Facto Reality of Affordable Education in The United States

When President Obama visited The University of Kansas on Jan 22, 2015, he invited Republicans to “Explain to me how you want to help families pay for college and for child care” (23).   410 more words

Thoughts

What It Takes To Become A Math Major 

Introduction

While many people struggle with mathematics it is as essential to a successful life, both personally and professionally. We may need to use mathematics in one form, or another often most of us do not have an inkling of a desire to major in math in college. 496 more words

College

Governor Scott Wants To Stop Taxing College Textbooks

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MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – Students earning a college education may soon get a cost break as the state’s governor is asking to stop taxing college textbooks. 193 more words

News

Everyday NhanSense - Day 40


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Everyday NhanSense: Each day, I will blog about something that comes to mind. My goal is to practice writing about my hobbies, my interests, my opinions and so forth. 823 more words

Life

Respect for Teaching Community in India: Falling Standards

I would like to say this in the words of newly recruited professor Mr. Brijesh Kumar { http://brijeshkumar.com/ }

Ah, how the times have changed. One of the IIT Bombay students just said to me on Quora, that you are just an assistant professor because you could get nothing else. 338 more words

Social Issues

Nothing to CLAP about.

There is an exam called the College Learning Assessment Plus.[1] The exam measures how much college students gain between the freshman year and the senior year. 613 more words

American Society

Stress, Portrait of a Killer

That is the name of the video we had to watch for this week. Very interesting. Even more interesting is I found myself totally stressing out over the paper I had to write for the end of this week. 171 more words

Education