• 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

    Director of Utilities & Energy Services Joe Moran has announced his resignation, effective Friday, January 31. During this transition time, Assistant Chief Engineer Steve Bordsen will assume the role of interim chief engineer of the Central Plant.

    J-term students in the "Exploring the Natural World through Art and Biology" course have returned from Jamaica and will have their art and biology outcomes on display in the Giddens Learning Center Art Gallery through mid-February.

    All students are invited to the Hamline University Programming Board's Up All Night event on Friday, February 6 at 9 p.m. at the Bush Center.