• Articles

    Top Students, Too, Aren't Always Ready for College

    College readiness is not merely a "remedial" issue, it's a broader, deeper issue for teaching and learning across the institution.

    Chronicle of Higher Education, March 13, 2013

    The Arcane Rules That Keep Low-Income Kids Out of College

    The labyrinth surrounding scholarships and admissions doesn't account for the messy realities of poor families' lives.

    The Atlantic, February 26, 2013

    For Poor, Leap to College Often Ends in a Hard Fall

    The story of three friends from Galveston, Tex., seems less a tribute to upward mobility than a study of obstacles in an age of economic inequality.

    New York Times, December 23, 2012

    The use of research to improve student retention

    12 research-validated risk factors associated with students who drop out and suggestions on overcoming or mitigating some of these risk factors.

    Inside Higher Ed February 7, 2013

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    Save the date for the Hamline University Staff Association (HUSA) spring all-staff meeting on Wednesday, April 26 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in Kay Fredericks Room at Klas Center. Lunch, fellowship, and door prizes to be had. Buffet starts at 11:30 a.m., enjoy Topper's and Izzy's Ice Cream, gluten-free and dairy-free pizza available.

     

    Making Waves, the Hamline University social justice theatre troupe, has been working with the Saint Paul Police Department to train the officers in de-escalation. The new project has been covered by the Star Tribune, Pioneer Press, and KARE 11.

    The Dean of Students Office and the Military Student Resource Center will host the Graduating Military Students Recognition Celebration on Wednesday, May 3 from 4:30-6 p.m. at the Peterson Lounge in West Hall. President Miller will speak and present each military graduate with a graduation stole to commemorate their military service and their Hamline journey.