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April 2015 higher ed news

April, 2015

A few articles we think are worth reading

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Quick Fact: Family incomes at private colleges similar to those at publics

April, 2015

The median family income for FAFSA-filing Minnesota students at our private nonprofit colleges are similar to those at public universities.

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Private College Scholars Showcase at Xcel Energy

Tue, 04/07/2015

Students and faculty advisors from our colleges present the results of their research and creative scholarship projects in a poster session. Legislators and members of the public are welcome.

 “We’re Worth It!” infographic

New infographic sums up value

The Bridge: Parent News
April, 2015

 “We’re Worth It!” combines key facts about academic excellence, affordability and career value.

Minnesota Private College Week

Minnesota Private College Week coming in June

The Bridge: Parent News
April, 2015

Minnesota Private College Week is only three months away.

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Tool for finding majors adds minors too

The Bridge: Parent News
April, 2015

The Council recently added 26 undergraduate minors and 52 concentrations to our College Finder.

Saint Mary’s University Chamber Singers

April 2015 news from our campuses

The Bridge: Parent News
April, 2015

Recent news items from our campuses.

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Summer programs for high schoolers

The Bridge: Parent News
April, 2015

High school students looking for something to do during the summer have plenty of options at Minnesota’s private colleges

Haley Coller

Paying for college profile: Haley Coller

The Bridge: Parent News
April, 2015

Gustavus junior Haley Coller's tenacity has helped her secure scholarships.

Carleton College women's ruby team

Creating community on campus

The Bridge: Parent News
April, 2015

Yes, college is about working hard in class. But it is also a time for students to learn about themselves and explore their passions outside of academics.

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April 2015 worth reading

The Bridge: Parent News
April, 2015

Recent articles higher education articles to explore.

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Is college worth it?

March, 2015

The idea of “worth” is complex and more than just its perceived economic return.

Saint Mary's University Chamber Singers performing in Galway, Ireland

March 2015 all around the campuses

March, 2015

Recent news items from our campuses.

Haley Coller in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Paying for college profile: Haley Coller

March, 2015

Gustavus junior Haley Coller's tenacity has helped her secure scholarships.

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March 2015 briefs from the Council

March, 2015

Short news items from the Council.

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