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What's our habitat?

Recently one of my friends, who is a Black woman,  posted a video to SnapChat and she was saying that she loved swimming so much that being at the pool was her habitat. 325 more words

Statement from Leicester Socialist Students on the UCU Strike

This week, the UCU trade union (representing academic and related workers, including many students who teach as postgrads) will be taking industrial action for fairer pay in higher education. 176 more words

Tuition Fees

Ivy League Schools Are Being Accused of a 'Just-for-Asians' Admissions Standard

Asian-American groups are blasting Ivy League admissions, alleging that the current approach unfairly keeps aspiring students from the country’s most elite institutions.

The organizations are pressuring the U.S. 306 more words

Leadership

A new journey

It’s official: from September 2016 I will once again be a doctoral student. It has been a long process, and it has taken a lot of thinking and discussion with various people (you know who you are, thanks!), but I decided to apply for a place on the… 200 more words

Professional Development

LOEX 2016: Grumpy conference notes and other things

The end of the Spring semester is a nightmare for academics most of the time, and it was especially so this year as I was finishing out my 1st full year at… 1,871 more words

Tour three of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian houses June 4

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Fans of Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture will have a rare opportunity to tour the only three Usonian houses he designed in the Detroit area on Saturday, June 4, four days before the renowned architect’s 149th birthday. 382 more words

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EduSystems

http://www.edusystems.net/

EDUsystems is a management tool to assist students in 6th-12th grades to create a pathway for achieving “Life After High-School Success.”

It is an end-to-end system that takes students from identification of a student’s traits, align it with the appropriate academic course plan, then combined with the EDUsystem’s dashboard that allows the student, counselor, and parent to stay informed on career, college, funding, and communication efforts. 53 more words

Education