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The History of Graduation Ceremonies and Other School Rituals

Graduation ceremonies and traditions have certainly changed over the past 100 years.

The Value of Women’s Colleges: A View from the 1930s

Sweet Briar College's decision to shut its doors has put a spotlight on the decline of women's colleges.

Rights and Freedom on Campus

There have been a range of debates happening over student rights and freedom.
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Scholarly Advice for Potential New Undergrads

Some counterintuitive advice for students.

Undocumented at College

The effects of allowing undocumented students to receive in-state tuition rates at their state colleges and universities.
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Campus Hookup Culture: Myth vs. Reality

Hookup culture on American college campuses has become a predictable subject for magazine articles and op-eds. It might be time to shift the debate.