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Right-tail gender disparity of SAT math scores

Could this be one of the reasons women are underrepresented in engineering and computer science?

2. Chart of the Day above illustrates graphically one of the reasons that women are under-represented in the more mathematically intensive STEM fields like engineering and computer science.

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WATCH: Why are fewer students enrolling in journalism schools?

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Enrollment in journalism schools has decreased over the past two years, according to a study conducted at the University of Georgia.

This is the first time enrollment has decreased consecutively in the past 20 years. 263 more words

VOICES FROM CAMPUS

The Young & The Clueless: Declaring A College Major

Years ago, a student told me with confidence that she intended on becoming a pharmacist. She truly loved math and science and was the kind of student who would geek out over Calculus. 836 more words

High School

The astounding boom in undergrad business education

(Poets&Quants) — Carmel Berhanu had good reason to be anxious when she submitted her application to the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce, one of the top undergraduate business programs in the country. 1,125 more words

Management

Crossroads

Every morning I stretch my muscles under my white comforter feeling the coolness of the sheets where I hadn’t slept and the warmth of where I was curled up all night. 457 more words

Writing

Smart Thinking About College Costs

How can parents determine whether a particular college or university will be a sound investment in their child’s future?

While considering ranking, prestige, location, programs, and other key factors, we always look also at two key statistics, available in The Fiske Guide To Colleges or from the colleges themselves: What percentage of freshmen return for the sophomore year? 306 more words

12th Grade

Vita Translated

© 2014 Earl L. Haehl: Permission is given to use this article in whole or in part as long as credit is given. Book rights are reserved.

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Education