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Faculty association asks province to investigate raises given senior uOttawa administrators

The University of Ottawa faculty association is asking the province to investigate a $132,000 raise given to a senior university vice-president, a raise that came, the association says, while the university was required by law to keep salaries frozen. 447 more words

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What to Consider When Choosing a College: Top 10 Considerations #ACT #SAT #education

When I show this video in my classroom, I ask the students to a.) put these priorities in order of importance, according to what they value most and b.) share within groups why they put each feature in the top, bottom, and middle areas of their “What’s important in a college” list of priorities. 16 more words

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A Snapshot of Students Lost: Young and Old, but All Striving - The New York Times

As I read the biographical sketches of the men and women killed at the Oregon community college, I thought of my students through my career that were similar in aspirations and striving.  109 more words

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McGill only Quebec university to make top 100 in world rankings

McGill University is the only Quebec university to make the top 100 in the 2015-16 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

McGill was ranked 38th overall out of the 800 universities ranked worldwide, placing one rank better than it did last year.  109 more words

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$50,000 In Student Loans? You Probably Don't Think College Was Worth It

From NPR News

“The value of my education is priceless, but the value of my education is also not $140,000 in debt.”

That was the statement of a Hunter College graduate with a master’s degree, as quoted in the documentary… 22 more words