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Private, nonprofit colleges and universities play significant roles in the everyday lives of those living and working in college communities. Learn how our colleges are Shaping Lives and Anchoring Communities.

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College Is Still Worth It, Research Finds — Although Students Are Growing Skeptical

For decades, research showed that earning a degree is almost always worthwhile. Bachelo...

Side-by-Side with Nido Qubein: Barbara Mistick, D.M.

Trying times make for great learning experiences. As the pandemic finally begins to ebb but recor...

Round-up: Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Biden Student Loan Forgiveness Plan - February 28, 2023

Following arguments spanning more than three hours, the U.S. Supreme Court seems likely to sink P...

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Whether first generation or the latest generation, Hamline University students aspire to lead the next generation. Through scholarship, service, and leadership, Pipers work to better their communities—local, national, and global.

Hamline University, Saint Paul, MN

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Meredith College, a nationally-ranked women’s college, challenges students to explore their interests, expand their skills, and build on their strengths. At 127 years and counting, Meredith is going strong.


Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

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Founded in 1887, Nebraska Wesleyan has earned a national reputation for placing students in top graduate and professional school programs. NWU is among the nation’s leaders in Fulbright scholars, Academic All-Americans and NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship winners.

Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE

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