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Check out this great scholarship we found!
CPAexcel Scholarship 
Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: December 10, 2012
http://bit.ly/1ZrOnk 

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U.S. News Releases 2013 Best Colleges Rankings http://bit.ly/OfS9WC 

The 2013 edition of theU.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings is out, with stability at the very top of both the National Universities and National Liberal Arts Collegeslists. (Via US News Education)

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TIP OF THE WEEK: 5 tips for staying organized and semi-sane http://usat.ly/SM8KsJ 

You’ve got 12 tabs open on Firefox: Gmail, Facebook, a smattering of college websites, your SAT scores, the Common App and driving directions for your next college visit. Your desk is cluttered with old drafts of your resume and pages of brainstorming for essay topics. Your schoolbooks are scattered around you on the floor, on the bed, maybe even dangling from the ceiling fan. You’re about to slap your cheeks and let out a scream Macaulay Culkin or Edvard Munch would be proud of... (Via USA Today College)

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SCHOOL IN THE SPOTLIGHT - GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY
Congrats to Grand Canyon University for welcoming their largest incoming class in the school’s history http://bit.ly/UeKN8w 

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Check out this great scholarship we found!
Foreclosure.com Scholarship 
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: December 1, 2012
http://bit.ly/swoRA

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Higher-Education Leaders Look Ahead With Optimism and New Priorities, Survey Finds http://bit.ly/RG6fp0 

Higher-education administrators have some mixed and even contradictory views about the financial future of their institutions, according to a new survey... (Via The Chronicle of Higher Education)

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The Decision: Student opinions on pre-professional majors and the job market http://usat.ly/Rzx0XV 

The recent economy has been similar to the morning after a rough college night.

Four years after the collapse of the housing market, job-hunting collegians still find it hard to escape the nation’s post-recession hangover... (Via USA Today College)

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U.S. News Releases 2013 Best Graduate Schools Rankings http://bit.ly/A8Rk7S 

As if sticking to new year's resolutions, graduate schools slimmed down in a variety of ways in 2011 and early 2012. From slicing curricula in half to increasing online or blended programs, many universities are trimming weight, in part to fight concerns about rising tuition costs.(Via US News Education)

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TIP OF THE WEEK: 5 must-read novels for the intelligent college student http://usat.ly/S3cnnw 

At some point in your college career, you’ll find that conversations about frat parties and foamy beer get old fast, and not to mention, they don’t make you sound supremely intelligent. If you want to dazzle friends and family with your “college educated” mental capacity, the trick is to talk about literature. Notice that English professors often encourage alternate ways of interpreting a text and praise your attempt to add to the conversation, no matter how misguided it might be. (Via USA Today College)

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SCHOOL IN THE SPOTLIGHT - STRAIGHTERLINE
Straighterline Wants To Help Professors Expand Reach, While Students Save. Burck Smith is so far making good on his vision for revamping the way people pay for and complete college courses. His startup company, Straighterline, enables students to pay $99 a month for introductory college courses — and potentially save tens of thousands of dollars in the process. http://bit.ly/NVQCLd 
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