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Bucknell University Students Research Autism

Students participate in research and clinical care at the Geisinger-Bucknell Autism & Developmental Medicine Center.

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"Providing high-quality learning is not quite as simple as combining a great professor with an Internet connection, which is not a surprise to educators."

Read Web classes won't take place of traditional college by Michael Hemesath, president of Saint John's University, available online at the St. Cloud Times website.

Campus Spotlight

Hampshire College

Hampshire College is known for educating innovative thinkers, particularly in the areas of sustainability, entrepreneurship, social change, and creativity. Hampshire is a liberal arts college of 1,400 students, each of whom pursues a personalized program of interdisciplinary study that the student works with professors to build. Hampshire is a member of the Five College consortium (Hampshire, Amherst, Smith, and Mt. Holyoke Colleges and the University of Massachusetts Amherst).

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By the Numbers

Liberal Arts Colleges Stand Out in National Alumni Study

Graduates of the 130 liberal arts colleges that make up the Annapolis Group are substantially more likely to say their college experience included conversations with professors outside class than graduates of other types of institutions, according to a 2011 study.

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Great Outcomes

Trinity University Biologist Named Top Mentor

Michele Johnson, assistant professor of biology at Trinity University, has been named a 2014 recipient of a Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) Biology Outstanding Mentorship Award.

Alumna Success: Casey Barber ’13

Casey Barber’s enthusiasm for Randolph-Macon College is evident when she talks about her path to success.

Prepping liberal arts students for the job market

Muhlenberg College thinks it has come up with what may be the beginnings of a solution for closing the employment gap: a new program that provides history, theater and dance students and other liberal arts majors with a crash course in the number-crunching, profit-driven ways of business.

Fight Poverty not the Poor

Economist Fadhel Kaboub discusses the necessity of decoupling the fight against poverty and the people who experience it.

Eight Rollins College Students Awarded Fulbright Grants

For the second consecutive year, Rollins produces eight Fulbright award recipients.

Bennington College Alumni Win Fulbrights to Study Culture, Energy Technology in China

Forest Purnell ’14 will engage and examine Chinese culture-makers; Benjamin Underwood ’13 will support an emerging renewable energy industry.

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