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Deadline June 10: Apply For The Rihanna Global Scholarship Program for residents of Barbados, Brazil, Cuba, Haiti, Guyana, Jamaica, or the USA

  Grammy-winning singer and songwriter has announced a global scholarship program through her Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF), which will award scholarships to international and U.S. students going to college in the U.S. In the video below, Rihanna shares her vision … Continue reading

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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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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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The Bryan Keith Baker Memorial Scholarship for Rivercrest High School Students #ASMSG #RRBC

The Bryan Keith Baker Memorial Scholarship for Rivercrest High School Students provides financial assistance for 1st & 2nd semester of college/university. Several basketball games will be played on March 14,2015 starting at noon at the Charles Strong Recreation Center in … Continue reading

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Real College Admission Essay Prompts From This Year’s Applications #ASMSG #MondayBlogs #IARTG #RRBC

by VI-AN NGUYEN @vian_nguyen Millions of high school seniors around the country are busy penning college admissions essays based on prompts like the thought-provoking ones below, which we pulled from this year’s applications. (In many cases, the prompts below are … Continue reading

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10 Professors Who Are Institutions At Their Schools

Tim Handorf Hi Thomas, We at Bestcollegesonline.com recently came across your blog and were excited to share with you an article “10 Professors Who Are Institutions At Their Schools” that was published on our blog at Best Colleges Online Blog … Continue reading

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2 North Side Chicago high schools last to offer International Baccalaureate Diploma Program

by Fran Spielman City Hall Reporter/ fspielman@suntimes.com December 13, 2012 Source: Chicago Sun-Times Two North Side High Schools — Taft and Lincoln Park —will become the last of six promised Chicago Public high schools devoted exclusively to International Baccalaureate diploma … Continue reading

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Massive college debt can burden graduates for decades

ASBURY PARK, N.J. – When James Perucho opens his Rutgers University tuition bill in the fall, $200 of it will go toward the construction of academic buildings that he may never use but will add to the educational debt he … Continue reading

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Walter Payton College Prep: Math, Science & World Language Academy

High School Education Takes on a Global Dimension New doors open as students at Chicago’s Walter Payton College Prep learn an international perspective reinforced by four years of language study, global videoconferences, and travel abroad. For more resources for language … Continue reading

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College Conspiracy: Million Dollar Myth? Scam? Lie?

A viral video, with over 2 million views on YouTube, is making the rounds. It’s called, College Conspiracy and looks at the belief that Americans with college degrees earn $1 million more in lifetime income compared to high school graduates … Continue reading

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