• 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

     

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    The Hedgeman Center is saddened to announce that Bao Lee Thao, associate director, will be leaving Hamline University to pursue a career in diversity initiatives with Allina Health. Members of the university community are invited to a farewell reception for Bao on Friday, September 11 at 1 p.m. on the third floor of the Anderson Center.

    The Hamline Francophone Club invites all students to their welcome party in Anderson Forum on Thursday, September 17 from 6 - 9 p.m. to kick off the 2015-2016 academic year. Join them for food, entertainment, and fun activities.

    Professor Sharon K. Sandeen has been invited to discuss her new book, "Trade Secrecy and International Transactions," at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law on September 16, 2015.