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How the U.S. News & World Report ranks colleges in the US, southern regions

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March 7, 2012

By: Rebecca Hoart, Contributing Writer Colleges nationwide report statistics to the U.S. News & World Report for annual placement on the list of top schools. The U.S. News and World Report ranks UNF at No. 48 in the southern U.S. region. It is currently unranked in the natio...

Bill that diminishes universities’ voices reaches compromise

Matt Head

February 21, 2012

By: Matt Head & Justin Chandler Porter, OTV Station Manager & Contributing Writer   House Joint Resolution 931, a bill that could have diminished the voice of university students’ interests in Tallahassee, came to a...

Grade inflation on the rise at U.S. universities, not at UNF

Dargan Thompson

November 30, 2011

By: Dargan Thompson, Staff Writer   In the midst of criticism of higher education, grade inflation has become a hot topic. Although studies show grades at many American universities have risen, the average GPA at U...

Say yes to co-ed rooms

September 29, 2010

More women at colleges, universities create gender bias

Spinnaker

December 3, 2008

Among college administrators it’s known as The Boy Problem. But it’s a problem that starts in grade schools, high schools and homes. Boys lag behind girls in being prepared to apply for college. While American colleges...

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