Monthly Archives: February 2011

Retention

First ask: “Why do students attend University?”  Undoubtedly there are many motivations with each individual weighing each motivation differently.  However, it would be difficult to convinced me that the most significant reasons are other than to either or both (i)            … Continue reading

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“To be ignorant of what happened before you were born… is to live the life of a child for ever.”

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Polybius “Histories” Book 1 B.C. 219-167 ” … asserting again and again that the study of History is in the truest sense an education ….”

Introduction Introduction. The importance and magnitude of the subject. Had the praise of History been passed over by former Chroniclers it would perhaps have been incumbent upon me to urge the choice and special study of records of this sort, … Continue reading

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The GRE

LIFE & CULTURE FEBRUARY 5, 2011 The Escalating Arms Race for Top Colleges SAT tutor: $125 a session. Campus visits: $4,000. Why it now costs a fortune to do your parental duty   By JENNIFER MOSES Getty ImagesI’ll meet your … Continue reading

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