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Want to Heal the Planet? Make Environmental Degrees Free

Young people are facing two enormous problems: income inequality fueled by the rising cost of college, and the fact that they’re entering adulthood …

Top Environmental Science Schools | EnvironmentalScience.org

Best Colleges Advocating Environmental Science<p>The rankings are based on published surveys, student data, and other school and career data collected …

College & University

So, you heard Dominican Republic is racist? You have been lied to!

<b>By Carolina Santana Sabbagh</b><p>Something has to be said.<p>Dominican Republic is not a racist country and there is no systematic violence against black …

Dominican Republic

'Some will have degrees that prepare them for nothing that is highly valued by society.'

Anne Gassel just took her youngest child to her college orientation. There was nothing at this orientation that she hadn't encountered at any of the …

College & University

Obama administration scales back plan to rate colleges

A once-ambitious government plan to measure colleges according to their graduation rates and the ability of their alumni to pay back their student …

10 Most Underrated Rivalries in College Football

Rivalries are a part of what makes college football so great. The history and the hatred between two rival schools set up must-watch games each year with unique names and even more unique trophies.<p>Fans all over the country know about the annual Iron Bowl between Alabama and Auburn. They recognize …

5 Ways to Pay for College at Public Universities

Over the last five years, tuition and fees for public universities have risen an average of 17%. In the 2014-2015 school year, the average tuition and fees was $9,139 for state schools across the nation. Despite these increases, there are a number of ways to fund your college career beyond paying …

Nonprofits

How Much Has College Tuition Increased? A Look At 25+ Schools [Charts]

Everything is getting more expensive, but college sticker prices are one of the fastest rising costs. While there has been over 25% inflation of the …

College & University

How to get a massive discount on college

Have you been accepted to a top college, one that promises to meet 100% of demonstrated financial need? (see list)? If you're planning on anything …

College & University

Why My College Degree Is Meaningless: Years in the Education System Has Soiled My Learning

It was my second class of the day, and I was bored. My professor was prattling on about some menial event that transpired sometime in the 18th century, and I was more interested in the popcorn ceiling than his lecture topic. I even went as far as trying to blow my bubble gum into a heart-shape -- …

10 Must-Have iPad Apps For All Students

It does not matter whether you are a college or university student, iPad is a tool which is now widely used for educational, professional and …

And now for today's oceanography quiz: Guess what these things are

All right, beach buffs, it's time to measure your oceanography knowledge.<p>The following things were observed on a Massachusetts beach in the northeastern US in the third week in June.<p>First, a gelatinous mass:<p><b>What is it?</b><p>Second, a track of some kind, about eight inches wide:<p><b>What made it?</b><p>Answers …

Henry Blodget

'Renewables Are Cheapest Energy Option' When Fossil Fuel Subsidies Are Removed, Says REN21

A significant threshold has been crossed by renewable energy as analysts report that the sectorʼs size last year reached double the level it was at …