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Five considerations about accelerated learning for the next administration

Liz Simon Crunch Network Contributor Liz Simon is the vice president of Legal & External Affairs at General Assembly and a former Obama Administration official. How to join the network Our next president will take office during a period of seismic change across the education landscape. Policymakers, students and employers increasingly question the cost — and return — on a college degree, as a profusion …

Buy cosy clothes that last: fashion advice for students, archive, October 1967

The only difference between a student who has got to dress on no money and a secretary who has got to dress on no money is that the student can afford to look scruffy. Most students’ first clothes problem is general budgeting; the second problem is keeping warm and cheerful in draughty digs, draughty buses or draughty lecture halls. Achieving this on a sensibly balanced …