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Affirmative Action Dealt A Blow, College Attendance By Race Is Converging

“The US Supreme Court has upheld a Michigan law that allows the state to ban the use of affirmative action, or racial preferences… 736 more words

Universities: Design Tips for Colleges to Attract the Right Students with Interior Décor

Published Jan 23, 2014 by Christina Krenek

Interior design and theming have long been valuable staples for retailers, restaurants and hospitality professionals looking to tell an engaging brand story and attract and retain loyal customers. 119 more words

Brand Awareness

Brief thought exercise: In higher education, research is hard. It takes time (presumably). So is there truly any incentive to actually focus on teaching?

Two quick anecdotes to jump this off:

1. Last night, I was going to a graduate school class. I ran into my friend on the steps and we stood there talking for 10-15 minutes — in the process annoying the crap out of everyone trying to pass us, no doubt — about life and school and all that. 731 more words

Fundamental Explainers

IELTS(The International English Language Testing System)

The International English Language Testing System, or IELTS , is an international standardised test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers. It is jointly managed by Cambridge English Language Assessment, the British Council and IDP Education Pvt Ltd, and was established in 1989. 308 more words


The Independent / Letters: The idea of Modi in power fills us with dread

Letter signed by people working at institutes of Higher Education
Two f the signatories are from
people working for the University of Goettingen, Bundes Republik Deutschland… 789 more words


Bad Ass Lenin, Even with Mittens

When I see this picture, I see a bad ass Lenin. He is going to fuck you up. Or he is simply too fabulous for you! 123 more words

Cambridge English Language Assessment

Cambridge English Language Assessment is part of the University of Cambridge and has been providing English language assessments and qualifications for over 100 years.

The first ever Cambridge English examination, the Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE), was launched in 1913. 145 more words