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The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250307774
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 14th, 2020

By the New York Times bestselling author: a provocative account of the attack on the humanities, the rise of intolerance, and the erosion of serious learning


Who Gets In and Why: A Year Inside College Admissions Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982116293
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Published: Scribner - September 15th, 2020

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2020

From award-winning higher education journalist and New York Times bestselling author Jeffrey Selingo comes a revealing look from inside the admissions office—one that identifies surprising strategies that will aid in the college search.


Complete Guide to College Application Essays: Essential Tips for Making Your Writing Stand Out (College Admissions Guides) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780525570172
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Published: Princeton Review - October 6th, 2020

THE COLLEGE APPLICATION ESSAY, MADE EASY. This user-friendly guide gives struggling students the step-by-step writing help they need to perfect the writing on their college applications, from the all-important personal essays to the supplemental material like short answer questions and resumes.


The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780674248243
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Published: Harvard University Press - August 11th, 2020

An NPR Favorite Book of the Year

"Breaks new ground on social and educational questions of great import."
--Washington Post

"An essential work, humane and candid, that challenges and expands our understanding of the lives of contemporary college students."
--Paul Tough, author of Helping Children Succeed


The Freshman Survival Guide: Soulful Advice for Studying, Socializing, and Everything In Between Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781455539000
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Published: Center Street - April 5th, 2016

A completely revised and updated values-based guide to navigating the first year of college that speaks to college students in their own language and offers practical tools that readers need to keep from drinking, sleeping, or skipping their way out of college.


Robot-Proof: Higher Education in the Age of Artificial Intelligence Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780262535977
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Published: The MIT Press - August 14th, 2018

How to educate the next generation of college students to invent, to create, and to discover—filling needs that even the most sophisticated robot cannot.

Driverless cars are hitting the road, powered by artificial intelligence. Robots can climb stairs, open doors, win Jeopardy, analyze stocks, work in factories, find parking spaces, advise oncologists.


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U Thrive: How to Succeed in College (and Life) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316311618
Availability: Special Order
Published: Little, Brown Spark - April 18th, 2017

From the professors who teach NYU's most popular elective class, "Science of Happiness," a fun, comprehensive guide to surviving and thriving in college and beyond.


Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781118944493
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Jossey-Bass - March 7th, 2016

Employ cognitive theory in the classroom every day

Research into how we learn has opened the door for utilizing cognitive theory to facilitate better student learning. But that's easier said than done. Many books about cognitive theory introduce radical but impractical theories, failing to make the connection to the classroom.


Guilty Admissions: The Bribes, Favors, and Phonies behind the College Cheating Scandal Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538717097
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Published: Twelve - February 23rd, 2021

This entertaining exposé on how the other half gets in tells the shockingly true story of the Varsity Blues scandal, and all of the crazy parents, privilege, and con men involved.

Guilty Admissions weaves together the story of an unscrupulous college counselor named Rick Singer, and how he preyed on the desperation of some of the country's wealthiest families li


Best Colleges 2021: Find the Right Colleges for You! Cover Image
By U. S. News and World Report, Anne McGrath (Managing Editor), Robert J. Morse (Contribution by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781931469968
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Published: U.S. News & World Report - October 26th, 2021

The 2021 edition of the U.S. News Best Colleges guidebook offers comprehensive advice for high school students and their families regarding how to find the most suitable colleges, to navigate the application process, and to pay for a college education.


Pay Less for College: The Must-Have Guide to Affording Your Degree Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781735602905
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Published: College Admissions HQ - September 17th, 2020

Paying for College Shouldn't Be Harder than Going to College. Pay Less for College: The Must-Have Guide to Affording Your Degree is the answer.


This eye-opening, user-friendly book reveals:

- The secrets of college financial aid

- How to get more free money for college

- Practical ways to reduce college costs


Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781455532681
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - March 8th, 2016

Read award-winning journalist Frank Bruni's New York Times bestseller: an inspiring manifesto about everything wrong with today's frenzied college admissions process and how to make the most of your college years.