Monthly Archives: September 2014

Follow Up: New York Times College Access Ranking

Colleges which have made strategic decision to make their education more affordable to needy applicants are rewarded in the particular ranking. ┬áVassar College (NY) has channelled funds which otherwise would have gone to spending on faculty and staff while University … Continue reading

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College Diversity: A New Ranking

The New York Times recently announced yet another ranking, this one a “College Access Index,” measuring accessibility for students with high financial need. The index measures the number of students receiving Pell Grants, percentage of students who graduate within six … Continue reading

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Newsweek Features Problem Drinking On Campus

This week’s Newsweek magazine “American’s Best and Drunkest,” 9/11/14 by Abigail Jones and Alexander Nazaryan) featured an in-depth profile on the current binge drinking crisis on US college campuses, using Dartmouth as its prime example. For year’s Dartmouth’s high profile … Continue reading

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