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Global Entrepreneurship Summit: Top Schools for Entrepreneurship

A List of Good Colleges for Global Entrepreneurship Summit college news & trends
The Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) 2016 concluded last week at Stanford University in Silicon Valley, California. This was the 7th GES and the previous were held across the globe including, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, Morocco, and Kenya. This summit brought together over 686 brilliant entrepreneurs from 170 countries to share their passion and …
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Survey Says: Student Reactions to the New SAT

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A few months ago, proctors administered the new SAT format for the first time, and there’s plenty of talk about what students thought of the changes. The College Board hosted an online survey for the first group of students that took their refreshed test. In total, the College Board asked 8,089 students several questions about …
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What Harry Potter Characters Would Major In

Harry Potter: Harry Potter's interest in being an Auror, so it makes sense that he would be in a homeland security program. college news & trends
With all the hype and information JK Rowling recently released about Ilvermorny–the North American equivalent of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry–we got to thinking: If Harry Potter characters went to college in America, what would they major in? Harry Potter Major: Homeland Security The titular character is no stranger to kicking bad guy butt and …
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Class of 2016: 4 Celebrity Commencement Speakers

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Every year celebrities are asked to give commencement speeches at notable universities across the country. From movie stars to authors, to politicians, and directors, these celebrities impart moving wisdom to the graduating class they address. But these pieces of life advice aren’t only for their specific audience, but for the world over. Take a look …
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Single-Sex Colleges that Accept Transgender Students

Here are some single sex colleges that accept transgender students college news & trends
With the Supreme Court’s historic decision to rule in favor of same-sex marriage back in June of 2015, more attention is being brought to LGBT+ rights in America. One such issue at the forefront is that of transgender students’ rights in schools. It can be a complicated topic–one of the more recent examples being North Carolina’s …
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Why College Admissions Won’t Be Changing Any Time Soon

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Recently, there have been a number of articles and announcements that seem to say that college admissions are changing. More colleges are going “test optional” and more colleges are calling for changes in the way college admissions works. Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education recently released a “ground breaking” report called Turning the Tide: Inspiring …
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Everyone is Confused About PSAT Scores. Here’s What’s Going On.

The PSAT scores have changed, but don't worry. Your scores aren't lower. college news & trends
Today is the day! High school juniors (and some sophomores) who took the PSAT in October have been anxiously awaiting their scores, which were already delayed from their normal delivery of the second week in December. With all of the changes coming to the SAT, his year, the College Board announced that scores would be released …
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