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What is the use of studying Economics at the undergraduate level?

I have spent 3 days this week with 23 teachers of Economics from different colleges in small cities and municipal towns. All of these colleges offer BA programs in Economics and a few of them also offer post-graduate programs. 1,365 more words

Teaching Of Microeconomics
Meeting with 1st year master’s students at Kroc

I’ve had the pleasure the last few days (3/21-23/19) of being hosted by the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies…

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Peacebuilding

It's a Long Way to Tipperary...

It’s a Long Way To Tipperary!

Perhaps, Tipperary’s most famous landmark, Ormond Castle, is the best example of an Elizabethan manor house in Ireland. Closely integrated into the manor house are two 15th century towers. 364 more words

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Reaching State Governments

Although public research universities educate 3.8 million students annually and initiate the fundamental research that drives scientific and technological discovery, state governments have cut their funding to these institutions by at least 34% on average. 354 more words

Research proposal: do early contact hours affect daytime sleepiness in Australian university students?

How heavily does excessive daytime sleepiness affect Australian university students and what are their concomitant attitudes towards university commencement times? My research project will explore the potential negative impact that attending university on-campus has on sleep duration, sleep quality and sleep hygiene practices. 869 more words

Editorial: Wealth dictates admission: Rich Parents abuse the higher education system

News of the college admissions scandal, in which wealthy parents allegedly cheated and paid to get their children into elite schools, triggered a mix of emotions across the country. 438 more words

Riverside City College