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Reinstatement of sororities at Swarthmore College sparks controversy

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As a group of women readies to open a sorority to Swarthmore for the first time in 80 years, some students are calling for a schoolwide referendum, arguing that a sorority violates the college's Quaker values and emphasis on learning.

New app updates parents on their student's progress

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New mobile service hopes to provide parents with progress reports on their children's first year of college. Some see a way to boost retention, but others worry students need to learn to solve problems themselves.

New 'mindset list' helps academics understand the freshmen

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Beloit releases annual "mindset list" showing how many experiences divide the new freshman class and those who will be teaching them.

Study examines contradictions that define today's young people

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Today's students are connected/isolated, internationally inclined/globally ignorant, and ambitious/dependent, posing challenges for colleges that enroll them, a new study finds.
 

Study finds liberal arts colleges hesitant about awarding credit for internships

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Elite colleges that identify themselves as non-vocational resist awarding credit for internships, even as they face pressure to do so, study finds.

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Fri, 08/17/2012

Study find erosion of double standard on students and sex

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Study finds college students increasingly apply the same judgments (or no judgment at all) to males and females who enjoy sexual hook-ups.

CSU-San Marcos operates, per capita, one of largest former foster youth programs

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CSU-San Marcos starts reaching out to foster youth in high school and continues giving personalized support at the institutional level.

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