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- Can This Campus Be Bought? Croissant, Jennifer L. // Academe;Sep/Oct2001, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p44
Discusses the effects of commercial activities on university campuses in the United States. Commercialization of student life in the university; Limitation of technologies presented in school due to specific systems picked by the university; Legitimacy of the relationship between a commercial...
- The essential mission: Teaching undergraduates. Naylor, Thomas H.; Willimon, William H. // Academic Questions;Fall96, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p44
Focuses on the mission of universities in the United States in teaching the undergraduates. Restructuring of higher education; Division of large universities into residential colleges; Estimating the optimum-size undergraduate learning environment.
- Cognitive growth at 2- and 4-year colleges studied. Viadero, Debra // Education Week;3/22/95, Vol. 14 Issue 26, p5
Discusses a report published in the March 1995 issue of `Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis' journal citing a more substantial cognitive growth for students at two-year colleges as compared with four-year institutions. Procedures used; Similarities and differences between the colleges.
- Breakfast on college campuses. // Nation's Restaurant News;8/19/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 33, p12
Features the different breakfast style on college campuses in the U.S. Two categories of campuses students who still come to the dining halls for breakfast; Popular breakfast of college-age Americans; Healthful options for breakfast.
- A Bucket List for the Bearcat. // Pipe Dream;2/ 2/2010, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p7
The article lists the things that a senior student should at least do before having their last semester in their school in the U.S.
- The Emotional Component of Service-Learning. Carson, Russell L.; Domangue, Elizabeth A. // Journal of Experiential Education;Jun2013, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p139
The interest in and acceptance of service-learning has insufficiently addressed the inextricable emotional linkage to all of its functions. Utilizing Colesâ€™ (1993) conceptualization of the intricate role of emotion in service-learning, this study explored how and why emotion and feeling...
- Public-Private Partnerships: There's a Trade-Off. Tichenor, Stuart // Community College Week;04/30/2001, Vol. 13 Issue 19, p4
Discusses how well college students in the United States are being prepared for chosen careers. Preference in business and industry for graduates with good communication skills and technical proficiency; Advantages of liberal arts curriculum; Need for colleges to decide between education and...
- Learning Productivity at Research Universities. Kuh, George D.; Shouping Hu // Journal of Higher Education;Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p1
Compares levels of engagement in learning activities and gains of students at research universities and students attending other types of colleges and universities in the United States in the 1980s and 1990s. Declines in many learning productivity measures at liberal arts colleges and...
- NEW CHALLENGES IN A POST-BOYER WORLD. Kenny, Shirley Strum // American Scientist;Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p103
Provides information on the challenges faced by U.S. research universities concerning the programs in undergraduate education highlighted in a report conducted by the Boyer Commission. Ways for research universities to provide research experiences to students; Participation of undergraduates in...