• 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 EdFebruary 7, 2013

     

  • news

    Hamline University was awarded a grant to lead an effort designed to bring about lasting change surrounding issues on race, equity, justice, and inclusion in Minnesota.

    Students are invited to participate in a conversation about the tension between police and communities this summer, and the way that violence and protest came home to St. Paul. The Center for Justice and Law will host this conversation on Tuesday, September 20 during convo hour (11:30-12:30) in West Hall room 240. 

    Information Technology Services (ITS) is offering free four-week Chromebook testing at no charge to users.