Student Retention

How Grand Rapids Community College Is Trying To Boost Student Performance

Developmental education courses have long been a barrier to success for students at Grand Rapids Community College, but administrators are hoping several new initiatives will help change that.

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How Your School’s Online Presence Impacts Retention

If you spend time and resources to improve and grow your online presence, you will be rewarded with happy students who want to stay.

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More College-Age Students Finishing Degrees, But Women Still Lagging Behind In Utah

The number of college-age adults in Utah with a post-secondary degree rose by more than 5,000 from 2009 to 2010, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Building College Readiness For Incoming Students

The City University of New York has generated national attention for the success of its new college preparatory program, CUNY Start. In a recent University Business Web Seminar, Suri Duitch, associate dean for continuing education at the City University of New York, and Mia Simon, director of CUNY Start, discussed what motivated the institution to create CUNY Start, the elements of the program and what contributed most to its success.

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Ripon College President Meets Freshmen, Alumni

Like many presidents of private colleges in Wisconsin, Ripon College's Zach Messitte believes his campus can make the students the top priority.

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Solving Issue Of No Hot Water At Dorm, Alabama A&M Replaces Boiler

The boiler unit at the Alabama A&M dorm that left students without hot water for more than two months has been replaced, school President Andrew Hugine said Wednesday.

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The Trouble With Online Education (Opinion)

“AH, you’re a professor. You must learn so much from your students.”

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