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How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection Process

According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.

09/15/2014

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‘Race To The Top’ Grant Program Is Changing Education

Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.

09/08/2014

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University Holding ‘Laundry 101′ Seminar For Incoming Freshman During Orientation

If you are an incoming college freshman and worried about how you will the laundry, fret no more.

08/21/2014

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Top Cookbooks For Cooking in College

Worried that sending your kid off to college means their diets will consist of boxed meals or ramen? Is your son or daughter moving into their first off-campus apartment and far away from dining halls? Our sister company, Simon & Schuster serves up some college-appropriate cookbooks designed to make cooking easy and even fun for your kids after they’ve fled the nest.

07/29/2014

A survey by Harvard University's newspaper finds 12 percent of the women graduating say they were sexually assaulted at the school. (Getty Images)

Harvard Alums Refuse To Donate Until University Addresses Sexual Assaults

A survey by Harvard University’s newspaper finds 12 percent of the women graduating say they were sexually assaulted at the school.

05/29/2014

Women who are suing UConn, and filing a Title IX complaint claiming the school was indifferent to their sexual assaults. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Blumenthal Issuing Report On Campus Sex Assaults

Sen. Richard Blumenthal is proposing what he calls a Bill of Rights for students to reduce sexual assaults on campus.

05/12/2014

Tufts University program will help pay travel and living expenses for students wanting to take time off from classes. (Getty Images)

College To Offer Students Money To Take A Year Off

Tufts University “gap year” program will help students on leave pay for housing and other expenses.

03/14/2014

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73 Arrested At Massachusetts Pre-St. Pat’s Blowout

Riot police battled thousands of drunken revelers at UMass’ annual “Blarney Blowout.”

03/09/2014

Walter "Doc" Hurley, 2007 (Courtesy Connecticut Veterans Parade)

Hartford Foundation Funds New Doc Hurley Scholarship

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving says it has received enough support to be able to offer a new Doc Hurley scholarship this year.

02/24/2014

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Huskies, Volunteers Drop Scheduled Home-and-Home Football Series

The University of Tennessee announced Thursday that it won’t be playing a scheduled home-and-home series with Connecticut that had been planned for 2015 and 2016.

02/06/2014

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