Monthly Archives: May 2020

Why Social Distancing for College Students is Not Going to be Easy

College students are known for making decisions without fully understanding the impact of the long-term consequences. The first table below provides evidence to back up this claim. The second table demonstrates why the lack of good decisions for many students … Continue reading

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Top Resources for Reopening Colleges in Fall 2020 (as of May 22)

Organization Title Date Length Webpage Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Considerations for Institutes of Higher Education 21-May 5 pgs https://bit.ly/2TpRFIk National Association of Independent Schools Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance for Schools 21-May Long https://bit.ly/2WSxxRx National Association of College and University … Continue reading

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Our Universities are Ships and We’re in a Raging Storm: COVID-19’s Impact on Colleges Told through an Analogy

On May 14, Steven Dubner shared the newest episode of his podcast, Freakonomics, titled, “418. What Will College Look Like in the Fall (and Beyond)?” In it, Dubner interviewed three university presidents, including Michael Crow, considered one of the top … Continue reading

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There is One Secret Not Being Explored In Order to Secure the Fall 2020 Class

Incoming Students Crave Connection to Each Other Graduating from the college in the early 1990s, I remember thinking (more like mourning) that almost all of my college friends were married within a few years out of college. Working within universities … Continue reading

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