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Methodist College receives $1.5 million federal grant

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methodist college logoMethodist College-Unity Point Health has received a $1.5 million federal grant that will make more scholarships available to students with financial needs, are ethnic or racial minorities or first generation students, the college announced Thursday.

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Top students more likely to drop out if financial aid reduced

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colege studentsHigh-performing students are more likely to drop out of school if they lose relatively small amounts of...

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Family meal an important part of schooling

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As families send their children back to school, some parents are forgetting the most important school supply: the family meal. 

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Use of soyfoods increasing in schools

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soyfoodsIn honor of National School Lunch Week, the Soyfoods Association of North America applauds schools that...

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Fall Semester: A Time for Parents to Discuss the Risks of College Drinking

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ThinkstockPhotos 144286587As college students arrive on campus this fall, it's a time of new experiences, new...

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Teens believe U.S. lacks kindness, which leads to bullying

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stompoutA large majority of teen-agers believe the United States lacks kindness, especially in the way we treat one another,...

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Competitive neighboring states poach Illinois college students

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By Vimbai Chikomo
for ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK
 

colege studentsHoping to benefit from Illinois’ economic hardships, public universities in states...

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Bradley receives $1 million gift for Convergence project

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Bradley U Logo 2016Bradley University announced Monday it has received a gift of $1 million from Robert and Carolyn Turner and the Turner Family Foundation to support its Engineering and Business Convergence Center...

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State universities’ financial woes burden students, taxpayers

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By Vimbai Chikomoa
for ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK

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