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Where 6 Famous Olympians Went to College!

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With the 2016 Olympics going on, you might have been hearing that some of the younger competitors are still in school. Lily King, for example, currently swims for Indiana University. Many famous Olympians have gone through–and graduated from– collegiate sport programs. Here is a list of five American athletes that have competed after graduating college. …

The Use of Technology in the Classroom

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Students graduating high school and heading to college are a part of the millennial generation. They grew up with evolving technology. It is often a necessity over privilege. In years past, college students went to the school library to wait their turn at the typewriter. Then it was the desktop that took forever loading each …

Wesleyan Offers 4 Year Full-Ride Scholarship via the new Hamilton Prize!

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Hamilton: An American Musical is the latest hit Broadway show sweeping the nation. It received a record-breaking 16 Tony nominations, and an impressive 11 Tony wins–including: Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Direction of a Musical, Best Choreography, and both Best Actor and Best Actress. The contemporary hip-hop and rap musical is about the life of …

Food Sustainability on College Campuses

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If you’re planning on attending college or are currently enrolled, you will probably also eat at a dining hall. A dining hall is run by the college or university and is intended to provide nutritious, convenient food for its students. While some may deem dining halls “awesome” by the number of flavors of soft-serve ice …

Where Powerful Women Went to College

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On June 14th, 2016 the United State of Women had its first-ever summit. The event drew thousands of attendees and 278 key speakers. Included were powerful women like Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Shonda Rhimes, and Kerry Washington to name just a few. Speakers talked about a variety of issues that face women today. For example, …

6 Incredibly Young College Graduates

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Many students who enter college may feel that they are too young and unprepared for the journey that lay ahead. The academic rigor can be intimidating. Parents wonder how their child will handle having so much autonomy over their schedule. Choices that will impact your future are many. How is an eighteen year old supposed …