Monthly Archives: May 2016

Divided We Learn: Policies to help students pay for #college continue to shift toward favoring the rich

  Determined that he and his younger brother would go to college, Eduardo Medina’s parents put money away in a savings account to pay for the tuition. It never added up to more than $5,000, and before he finished high … Continue reading

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One man’s pursuit of MBA #education gives a whole new meaning to #study #abroad

Toyosi Orunmuyi has been leading a double life. On weekends, he is a casually dressed executive MBA student at the University of Michigan in the US. On weekdays, he’s leading corporate presentations as an oil and gas executive in Lagos, … Continue reading

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First person: An #education journey that began in #prison leads to jubilation at #Yale

George Chochos at his graduation ceremony. (Photo by Jean Santopatre ’15 M.Div.) What follows was written by George Chochos, who on May 23 earned his Master of Divinity degree from Yale Divinity School. That is a major accomplishment for any Yale … Continue reading

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Times Insider #BookClub: More on #College #Admissions Mania #MondayBlogs

Last Tuesday, the Times columnist Frank Bruni sat down for a live chat with an audience of Times Insiders, who dropped in with questions about Mr. Bruni’s latest book, “Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be: An Antidote to … Continue reading

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Why Rankings Matter #HigherEd #QSWUR

By John O’Leary The number of people going abroad to study had doubled in recent years and has now passed 4 Million. Universities used to insist that they were not interested in ranking positions. Now, however, only a handful of … Continue reading

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#LoveLetters of Henry The Eighth, #King Of #England: A Linguistic Analysis

“My heart and I surrender ourselves”…King Henry The Eighth’s words to Anne Boleyn…A declaration of love…A dream come true…A king’s love…What woman hasn’t dreamed of such a thing as this? Who is Anne Boleyn? Historians tell us: “It is because … Continue reading

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#BookReview & #AuthorInterview The Eclipse of Power: The Interdimensional Saga, Book 3, by J. L. Hendricks #ASMSG

Blurb: I have powers, not like superhero powers… well kinda like a superhero. I can hear the thoughts of others and I can even ‘mind speak’ with those I am close to. But it is very dangerous for me to … Continue reading

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#CoverReveal for Riptide: Betrayal of Blood, by #Author Claudette Nicole Melanson #ASMSG

Cover Reveal for Riptide with ‪#‎Giveaway‬ ==> Click here Come enter now for a chance to win over at SnoopyDoo’s BookBlog PreOrder link for Riptide, the long-awaited 3rd book in the Maura DeLuca Trilogy: http://amzn.to/1RbVfdB SPECIAL LOW PRICE DURING PREORDER ONLY! … Continue reading

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Rum, Cigars, and Corpses, by Jerold Last #MondayBlogs #BookReview

Blurb: Roger and Suzanne have to solve a cold, but still hazardous, case in a hot climate. Roger’s newest client was fired after leading a disastrous tour to Cuba during which a tourist died in a devastating accident. Our detective … Continue reading

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#Author #Interview: Spotlight on Best-Selling Author Cindee P. Willow #MondayBlogs

Thomas Jerome Baker: This afternoon, best-selling author Cindee Pruitt Willow has stopped by for a chat with us. Cindee, welcome to my blog. Cindee Pruitt Willow: Thank you for the invitation Thomas. TJB: Cindee, please tell my readers about yourself … Continue reading

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