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A Field Guide to Grad School: Uncovering the Hidden Curriculum (Skills for Scholars) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780691201092
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Published: Princeton University Press - August 25th, 2020

An essential handbook to the unwritten and often unspoken knowledge and skills you need to succeed in grad school


Ungrading: Why Rating Students Undermines Learning (and What to Do Instead) (Teaching and Learning in Higher Education) Cover Image
By Susan D. Blum (Editor), Alfie Kohn (Foreword by)
$26.99
ISBN: 9781949199826
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Published: West Virginia University Press - December 1st, 2020

The moment is right for critical reflection on what has been assumed to be a core part of schooling. In Ungrading, fifteen educators write about their diverse experiences going gradeless. Some contributors are new to the practice and some have been engaging in it for decades. Some are in humanities and social sciences, some in STEM fields.


Leadership Reckoning: Can Higher Education Develop the Leaders We Need? Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781952938368
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Published: Monocle Press - January 19th, 2021

Since its inception, higher education in the U.S. has claimed to develop leaders. This bold claim appears in college mission statements and mottos, and it is reinforced in recruiting materials and ad campaigns. But is this claim justified?


Fiske Guide to Colleges 2021 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781492664963
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Sourcebooks - July 7th, 2020

"The best college guide you can buy."—USA Today


The Price You Pay for College: An Entirely New Road Map for the Biggest Financial Decision Your Family Will Ever Make Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062867308
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Published: Harper - January 26th, 2021

New York Times Bestseller and a New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice pick


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We Keep the Dead Close: A Murder at Harvard and a Half Century of Silence Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781538746837
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 10th, 2020

FINALIST FOR THE J.


Sexual Citizens: A Landmark Study of Sex, Power, and Assault on Campus Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393541335
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 26th, 2021

“Profoundly eye-opening.… Hirsch and Khan present a novel model for explaining and responding to campus sexual assault.” —Claire M. Renzetti, Science


The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781492645962
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Published: Sourcebooks - April 4th, 2017

For 10 years (and counting), The Naked Roommate has been the #1 go-to guide for your very best college experience

From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you need to know about college (but never knew you needed to know).


The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735224919
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Published: Penguin Books - August 20th, 2019

New York Times Bestseller • Finalist for the 2018 National Book Critics Circle Award in Nonfiction • A New York Times Notable Book • Bloomberg Best Book of 2018


50 Successful Harvard Application Essays, 5th Edition: What Worked for Them Can Help You Get into the College of Your Choice Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250127556
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - May 9th, 2017

Fifty all-new essays that got their authors into Harvard - with updated statistics, analysis, and complete student profiles - showing what worked, what didn’t, and how you can do it, too.


Admission Matters: What Students and Parents Need to Know about Getting Into College Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781119328391
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Published: Jossey-Bass - May 1st, 2017

Make sense of college admissions and prepare a successful application

Admission Matters offers comprehensive, expert, and practical advice for parents and students to guide them through the college admissions process.


An Inclusive Academy: Achieving Diversity and Excellence Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9780262037846
Availability: Backordered
Published: The MIT Press - July 17th, 2018

How colleges and universities can live up to their ideals of diversity, and why inclusivity and excellence go hand in hand.

Most colleges and universities embrace the ideals of diversity and inclusion, but many fall short, especially in the hiring, retention, and advancement of faculty who would more fully represent our diverse world—in particular women and people of color.