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2014 June 8 - 12:00 am
Rita Pearson is the director of transfer relations at the school. She said almost 40 percent of EIU’s students are transfers. She noted many of them have families and full-time jobs and will benefit from anything that can make it easier for them to be students.
Around Campus
2014 June 7 - 12:00 am
are many budding musicians who learn how to play music in the garage or in their room, not a band hall in a school. Alvin Community College (Texas) Music instructors reached to those youngsters and give them a chance to build on their skills during the second annual Rock Camp.
Point of View
2014 June 7 - 12:00 am
The changes in the nature and number of students attending today’s colleges and universities and the simultaneously occurring focus on assessment and student completion is causing many faculty members to reexamine what they teach, how they teach, what they assign, and how they grade student performance.
Around Campus
2014 May 2 - 12:00 am
State Community College (Tenn.) recently implemented a year-round Aquaponics teaching lab in the Cleveland/Bradley Innovation Center for students in the Environmental Science and Wildlife Fisheries classes. Aquaponics is the combination of hydroponics and aquaculture, or the combined culture of fish and plants in recirculating systems.

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