Category Colleges

Setting Students Up for Failure

A lot has been written over the last several years about the out of control tuitions at America’s universities.  (Sadly, tuition costs are becoming an issue in English universities at this point, too.  But even the tuition at Oxford is a fraction of what the costs of ivy-league schools in the U.S. are.) We all […]

For Parents and College-Bound Students: The Information The University Won’t Tell You

The spring has become campus visit time for many families in the United States.  The universities are always careful to present their best faces, tour prospective students to the most desirable spots on campus, and talk up the “services”, the “college experience”.  This is pure theatre, and you are being manipulated by some of the […]