Benefits of Community College

Jun 14 3:04pm Free College Blog
Community college can be a great way to get a start on higher education without breaking the bank. Learn more about why this popular choice for an associate's degree can help you save a ton of money while still getting quality instruction.
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Teaching College Kids To Pilot Their Own Helicopter

Oct 18 12:10pm College Admissions
The issue of how deeply involved parents of college students should be in their child’s campus life is a hot topic in higher education these days. As the fall term was beginning, media accounts highlighted efforts at some schools intended to push parents to drop their children off on campus and depart quickly and quietly. Now a recent survey of college admissions officers indicates that so-called helicopter parenting is on the rise. As a college president and a parent, I find that approach—encouraging parents to do a drive-by, drop-off—an unrealistic approach to coping with moms and dad...
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