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The Three-Year Bologna Bachelor’s Degrees: A U.S. and European Perspective

July 14th, 2017

U.S. Perspective

At the invitation of Rafael Nevarez with the US Department of Education, Melanie Gottlieb, Deputy Director of AACRAO, and Jasmin Saidi-Kuehnert, Chair of… 1,040 more words


Should apprenticeship/vocational programs eventually replace four-year college degree programs in America?

Gastonia, NC Correspondent-Apprenticeship is a concept that stretches back to the Middle Ages and before. Of course, back then it usually consisted of parents essentially consigning their male children to indentured servitude in hopes they’d be taught a trade that would eventually profit the family. 1,296 more words

Public Articles

Tech Skills, Not a Degree

We need more medium skill jobs that don’t require college degrees.

a new but promising category in the American labor market: people working in so-called new-collar or middle-skill jobs.

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Better Late than Never. 

Okay, so I know that I haven’t posted in awhile. I really thought I’d be more dedicated to this whole blogging thing but it turns out that I’m just pulled in about a million different directions. 112 more words


Priceless College Degree or Worthless Piece of Paper

Universities are turned from providers of education to business ventures that strive to be the biggest and the best providers of the “college experience”. From less rigorous curriculums to higher tuition prices, the universities have changed the way people think of education. 702 more words


The Unknown (College)

The folks at The Chronicle of the Horse recently sent around a survey to discern their readers’ favorite horse products and brands in advance of publishing their readers’ choice issue later this summer. 733 more words