• 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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    Professor & English Department Chair Kristina Deffenbacher and Associate Provost Mike Reynolds explain why they think The Hunger Games has become such a cultural phenomenon.

    With the semester coming to an end and the weather changing, the Hamline community is encouraged to review the ACTC bus schedule as there will be some changes made.

    Hamline faculty and staff members are invited to provide feedback in the 2015 Common Read selection process. Book descriptions are available online, and those interested can vote online or in person.