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Sending Your Son to College? Should You Kiss Him Good-bye?

Sending Your Son to College? Should You Kiss Him Good-bye?

Contributor & Author: Jane M. Orient, M.D Many young Americans and their parents believe that a college degree is the key to open doors to a successful future. So, when they get a letter from the Administration saying you must get this injection or you are barred from our campus, they rush to comply.   After all, […]

Treasurer Unveils New Program to Help Make Higher Education Accessible for More California Families

SACRAMENTO – California State Treasurer John Chiang and ScholarShare 529, one of the nation’s top performing college savings plans, today announced the launch of a new program to help low- and moderate-income California families jumpstart saving for college. The Matching Grant Program will help families open a college savings account and counter rising tuition costs, one of the […]

Sustainability: Higher Education’s New Fundamentalism

Sustainability: Higher Education’s New Fundamentalism

“Sustainability” is a key idea on college campuses in the United States and the rest of the Western world. To many, sustainability is just a new name for environmentalism. But the word has come to mean something much larger: an ideology that demands new limits on economic, political, and intellectual freedom as the price that […]