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Game On: Why College Admission Is Rigged and How to Beat the System Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250622648
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Published: St. Martin's Press - June 15th, 2021

Director of the Chapman journalism program—and mother of four recent college grads—Susan F. Paterno leads you through the admissions process to help you and your family make the best decision possible.


The Greatest College Health Guide You Never Knew You Needed: How to Manage Food, Booze, Stress, Sex, Sleep, and Exercise on Campus Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781510759091
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Published: Skyhorse - June 1st, 2021

***Literary Titan Gold Award Winner***
***Firebird Book Award Winner, Health***
***Living Now Book Award Bronze Medalist, Health/Wellness***
***Readers Favorite Book Awards Bronze Medalist, Health/Fitness***


The coach's guide to beating the Freshman Fifteen, Sophomore Slump,
crippling anxiety, and your worst hangover!


Moving Up Without Losing Your Way: The Ethical Costs of Upward Mobility Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780691216935
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Published: Princeton University Press - April 20th, 2021

The dilemmas faced by disadvantaged college students seeking upward mobility and what educators can do to help these students flourish


In the Shadow of the Ivory Tower: How Universities Are Plundering Our Cities Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781568588926
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Published: Bold Type Books - March 30th, 2021

Across America, universities have become big businesses—and our cities their company towns. But there is a cost to those who live in their shadow.
 
Urban universities play an outsized role in America’s cities. They bring diverse ideas and people together and they generate new innovations.


The Inequality Machine: How College Divides Us Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358362050
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Published: Mariner Books - March 2nd, 2021

First published as The Years That Matter Most

From best-selling author Paul Tough, an indelible and explosive book on the glaring injustices of higher education, including unfair admissions tests, entrenched racial barriers, and crushing student debt. Now updated and expanded for the pandemic era.

When higher education works the way it&rsquo


What Color Is Your Parachute? for College: Pave Your Path from Major to Meaningful Work Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781984857569
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Published: Ten Speed Press - April 6th, 2021

An indispensable guide for college students, adapted from the world’s most popular and bestselling career book, What Color Is Your Parachute?


Soundbite: The Admissions Secret that Gets You Into College and Beyond Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780306874833
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Published: Hachette Go - April 6th, 2021

Crack the code to college admissions and help students craft the ultimate statement of self-identity and get into their school of choice with this groundbreaking guide from America's College Counselor.

On average, an admissions committee takes seconds to decide whether to admit a student.


Heritage and Hate: Old South Rhetoric at Southern Universities (Albma Rhetoric Cult & Soc Crit) Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780817320935
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Published: University Alabama Press - June 1st, 2021

How southern universities continue to wrestle with the words and symbols that embody and perpetuate Old South traditions
 
The US South is a rhetorical landscape that pulsates with division, a place where words and symbols rooted in a deeply problematic past litter the ground and contaminate the soil. Stephen M.


Super Courses: The Future of Teaching and Learning (Skills for Scholars) Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780691185460
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Published: Princeton University Press - March 9th, 2021

From the bestselling author of What the Best College Teachers Do, the story of a new breed of amazingly innovative courses that inspire students and improve learning


Minds Wide Shut: How the New Fundamentalisms Divide Us Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780691214917
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Published: Princeton University Press - March 23rd, 2021

A timely exploration of intellectual dogmatism in politics, economics, religion, and literature--and what can be done to fight it


Minding Bodies: How Physical Space, Sensation, and Movement Affect Learning (Teaching and Learning in Higher Education) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781949199994
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Published: West Virginia University Press - May 1st, 2021

What happens to teaching when you consider the whole body (and not just “brains on sticks”)?

Starting from new research on the body—aptly summarized as “sitting is the new smoking”—Minding Bodies aims to help instructors improve their students’ knowledge and skills through physical movement, attention to the spatial envi


Beyond Profession: The Next Future of Theological Education Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780802878755
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Published: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company - March 18th, 2021

What should theological education become?

Theological education has long been successful in the United States because of its ability to engage with contemporary cultural realities. Likewise, despite the existential threats facing it today, theological education can continue to thrive if it is once again reinvented to fit with the needs of current times.