Truly, we live in the age of Franco.
Surely there’s no ivy on the Golden Arches, but Chinese students are trading big-name colleges for Big Macs.
College is supposed to be the “best four years of your life.” But a study shows students are reporting record levels of stress. (via Healthland)
The first Masters degree in ‘Beatles studies’ has been awarded to a lady in Liverpool … And before you ask, her name’s not Eleanor Rigby.
In America, Amy Chua’s a “Tiger Mother.” In China, she’s something else entirely.
Much of the poltical rhetoric on education reform has centered on the ability of parents to send their children to better schools, particularly in situations where they were forced to send them to schools that were failing. But …
Turns out, studying for hours on end isn’t the best way to learn something new. Great, now they tell us.
Turns out, students spend more time learning how to master a beer pong than they do completing homework for Psych 101.
“Hit the showers!” These words have struck terror in gym class students for generations. But the school shower marks more than an opportunity to towel-whip the undersized or mock the hairless or hirsute: it is a right of passage …
Well, that’s one way to handle rejection.
The Badgers may have lost the Rose Bowl Saturday, but they can still boast that they’re the coolest school in America.
Because at first, you’ll earn more getting an associate’s degree from one rather than a bachelor’s from a state university. About $11,000 more.