In a controversial last-minute decision, the planners of the annual conference for the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) have replaced scheduled keynote speakers Donna Shalala and Robert F. Kennedy Jr. with actors Anne Hathaway and James Franco. “We’ve always been considered the old fogey higher education organization,” said one member of the planning […]
by Con Chapman Lifestyles Editor FLORISSANT, Mo. Amy Ratcliffe is “on the bubble” for her first college choice, Vanderbilt. “I bombed my SAT test,” she says ruefully, “and I don’t have any Costa Rican water purification plants on my resume,” as do many children from more affluent families. So last night Amy attended the Personality […]
by Matthew Michael Freelance Writer Dean of Students Charles S. Gruff was finally ready to join the social media revolution and get better connected to his students at Gaightes College. His enthusiasm waned quickly, though, when he joined MySpace and could not find any students there. “My staff has spent the last five years telling […]
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