Tag: universities in ohio

Is Lamar University a Christian school?

The University of Lamar, the state’s oldest, was founded in 1876 by the late Lamar William Patterson.He is the first African-American man to teach at the school, according to the Lamar History website.In 2012, the school received an award from the National Council of Churches for its “dedication to evangelism.”The school also is one of…



Which University Has the Best Student Life?

A look at the top 10 schools in the United States that have the best student life.We’ve taken the data from a survey conducted by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), and put it all together in one map.It’s based on survey responses from 2015 and 2016, with a slight tweak to the sample…



How the opioid crisis changed the way universities funded

The opioid crisis has left a legacy on the academic world, and now the problem is spreading to the classroom.Universities have become more dependent on the government, with the government having shifted more of the funding toward private, for-profit entities.This shift has left universities feeling more like they are government-funded and less like they should…