Posts Tagged ‘Colleges That Change Lives’


Knox College Selected for New Edition of Colleges That Change Lives

Knox College has again been selected for the best-selling guide to colleges that is noted for its in-depth approach — Colleges That Change Lives. The new edition, published this month by Penguin, features new information about the colleges and interviews with students, faculty and staff.

Originally posted: September 14, 2012

Whitman featured in “Colleges That Change Lives”

Whitman is among 40 colleges nationwide included in the newest edition of “Colleges that Change Lives,” a guidebook by acclaimed New York Times education writer Loren Pope and revised by Hilary Masell Oswald.

Originally posted: September 6, 2012

40 Colleges That Change Lives: Puget Sound is Selected to Join Elite Group

University of Puget Sound has been chosen as one of a select group of just 40 colleges nationwide included in the new edition of Colleges That Change Lives. The highly-regarded college guide offers high school graduates detailed reviews of institutions from around the country chosen for their life-transforming success with students.

Originally posted: September 2, 2012

Rhodes Once Again Profiled in Colleges That Change Lives

The 4th edition of the respected reference book Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about College (Penguin) hit bookstore shelves this week and Rhodes is again among the 40 colleges profiled. According to publishers, the featured colleges each successfully develop potential, values, initiative and risk-taking in a wide range of students.

Originally posted: August 29, 2012

Lawrence University — Once Again — Named a College That Changes Lives

For the third straight edition, Lawrence University once again is included in the latest version of the classic college guide “Colleges that Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges.”

Originally posted: August 28, 2012

Hendrix is Among 40 Schools Profiled in Latest Edition of Colleges That Change Lives

Hendrix College is a college that changes lives, according to the latest edition of “Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Feel about Colleges.”

Originally posted: August 28, 2012

Goucher College Changes Students’ Lives

Goucher College once again has been included in the popular guide Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges. In the revised and expanded edition, education writer Hilary Masell Oswald conducted school tours and in-depth interviews to build on the original guide written by the late New York Times education editor Loren Pope.

Originally posted: August 28, 2012

Allegheny Featured in “Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges”

Allegheny College is once again among the schools chosen for inclusion in “Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges.” The new edition of Loren Pope’s highly influential guidebook—which has undergone 24 printings—has been revised and updated by Hilary Masell Oswald.

Originally posted: August 28, 2012

Austin College Again Named College That Changes Lives

Austin College is included in the updated edition of the influential book Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges, released today.

Originally posted: August 28, 2012

Lawrence University Awarded $50,000 Grant for New “Sustainable China” Initiative

A $50,000 grant from the New York City-based Henry Luce Foundation will support the development of new Lawrence University courses, study-abroad opportunities and collaborative research projects in China, all with an environmental focus. Utilizing resources of Lawrence’s East Asian Studies and Environmental Studies programs, the new “Sustainable China: Integrating Culture, Conservation and Commerce” program will […]

Originally posted: July 22, 2011