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The Spin-Out From The UVA “Rape” Story

Rolling Stone Retracts, Apologizes For UVA Story. NBC Nightly News (4/5, story 7, 1:40, Guthrie) reported that a Columbia Journalism review of Rolling Stone’s University of Virginia “gang rape” article found significant problems with it. NBC (Jackson) adds that the … Continue reading

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The Value of attending a Liberal Arts and Personal “Best-Fit” School – Bucknell University

I am one of the extremely fortunate people who can say with 100% confidence that I attended my “best-fit” school.  I knew from the moment I stepped on the Bucknell campus Freshman year, that this was the place for me.  I … Continue reading

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Florida Atlantic University – Jupiter Campus – A Research University in a Small Campus Setting

IESolutions visited the Jupiter campus of Florida Atlantic University.  The smallest of the six campuses of FAU serving the southeast corner of Florida, the Jupiter campus educates 1,500 of the approximately 30,000 students at this public four-year university.  With its … Continue reading

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Torn between a rural, suburban or urban campus setting? Consider College of Charleston

Many students from the suburbs and rural areas think they would like to go to a college in a city, but when they actually visit an urban university, cannot imagine themselves living amidst the noise, crowds, security issues, and overall … Continue reading

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The Significance of the Student Tour Guide on a College Tour: Northwestern University

  To be honest, our initial stroll around the Northwestern University campus this past August left us relatively unimpressed.  Everything was nice, but the campus didn’t scream “exceptional” or “perfect fit” to us.  After attending the information session and the … Continue reading

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