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The worst universities in the US, according to data from FourFourtwo

FourFourOne university rankings are the most influential of all.They’re used by employers, educators and journalists to measure what students and employers know, and how they’ll think about the next time they hire or interview.We used the data for 2016 and 2017 to identify the most important universities for US workers, and which are the worst…



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…



When is college not college? A college degree won’t be required for many people in the future, says professor of education at Oxford University

Oxford University professor of educational psychology John Hopkins says students should not think of college as a “job” but a “path” to adulthood.Hopkins is a senior lecturer at Oxford’s Faculty of Education and author of a new book called, “Civic Citizenship: What the Future Will Bring,” which explores the challenges faced by young people in…