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Do Americans Expect Too Much From a College Degree?

A new book about the Class of 2009 shows how economic measures that judge institutions can overshadow their missions.

'Aspiring Adults Adrift'

  • 'Adrift' After College: How Graduates Fail

    Many don’t have jobs, live with their parents, and pay too little attention to the news, a new book finds. Colleges must shoulder their share of the blame.

  • Quiz: Were You 'Adrift' at 22?

    Many graduates, the authors found, were struggling at that age. Cast your mind back and see how adrift you were—by taking this scientifically unsound quiz.

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  • A Missionary for the Liberal Arts 1

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    Bard College has become an unlikely champion of liberal education in countries known for their volatility and political upheaval.

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