Punishing Creativity

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Our education culture suffers from a desire to standardize and censor.

My Name is David Heller, Class of 2018, The College of New Jersey, and I Want to Tell You, “Nothing Is Impossible”

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I want other people to know that young men with Down Syndrome are just like other guys. We have the same kind of hopes and dreams.

We Need to Fall Back in Love with Learning Languages

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Language skills are in high demand, so what aren’t we embracing the study of them more often?

Styles of Entitlement

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Our entire culture feels entitled, but men and women have different ways of expressing it.

The Wayward Crutch of Higher Education

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The institutional financial cost of curiosity and life experimentation

The Thing About Higher Education is That it Ends (& Then What?)

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The economic landscape is tough for everyone – especially recent college graduates who constantly find themselves in the experience-required-experience-needed conundrum. Breaking Point Flix takes an honest (& kind of funny) look at the question, “Why should I hire you?”

Why Do Men Need Male-Only Groups on Campus?

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At universities around the world, men’s groups are banned.

The Mystery of the Disappearing Boys

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John Edale noticed a phenomenon in the UK: boys were “missing” from universities. Below, he explores some or the root causes of the issue and proposes solutions to put a halt to the cycle.

The High-Achieving Low-Income Education Conundrum

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Exploring the cyclical relationships between socioeconomics and education.

7 Things I Wish I Could Tell My College Self

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It’s too late for Jason Henry, but perhaps you can learn from his college mistakes.

Kobe’s Sin Is Ours: Sports and Homophobic Language

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Kobe Bryant’s use of an anti-gay slur wasn’t an isolated incident; it’s still all too common in our society today.

DreamWorks Co-founder Creates Medical School Scholarship Fund

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Kathryn DeHoyos explains how one philanthropist is making dreams come true, 33 med students at a time.

Five Tips to Welcome Home the College Kid that Once was a Child

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Returning home from college might be as big of an adjustment for students and parents as leaving home for college

Can States Outlaw Free Online Education?

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Minnesota requires a registration fee, even when courses are offered for free, online. Is this justifiable? Can it be enforced?

Engaging the Gender Gap

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Eric Sentell urges good men to teach themselves and their sons to engage with learning and with others before the gender gap becomes a chasm.

Generation Y Is Not Impatient

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Young people did not invent their definitions of success; they reflect the values of their parents.