Books tagged: higher education

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The Purple Golf Cart: Stories of an Unconventional Grandma
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Gay and lesbian
The true story of a Florida woman who hid her lesbian identity for two decades. When she finally came out, she lost custody of her young children, thrusting her into activism. But it was her irreverent sense of humor that helped her to survive. It's a story of resilience and passion for social justice. Homelessness, depression, failed relationships gave way to forgiveness, success, and self love.
Transgender Student Issues in Higher Education
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
Transgender college students face issues of violence and discrimination on college campuses. Often Higher Education administrators are unaware of transgender and gender non-conforming student needs. This work examines best practices and examines ways that Administrators and Faculty can approach Transgender Student Issues at different Universities.
Admissions Guide To American Colleges For International Students
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
How International Students Can apply For Admission To Undergraduate Colleges In The United States
25 Tips for the Budding Ph.D. - A Guide for Doctoral Students
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
As a Ph.D. student you will have to deal with many issues. You need an overall mindset to confront these issues head on so you can come out on top. Dr. Akil has lived through and flourished in this environment and has ample advice to help you in your quest for the Ph.D. His tips, advice and strategies will save you a lot of time and headaches and will help put you ahead of the pack.
Riptide: The New Normal in Higher Education
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 64,150. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
This book exposes US Higher Education's Broken Business Model: Proposes No-Frills Public Option Break Graduation Gridlock without busting the taxpayer
How To Succeed as an Online Student
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
Are you an online student or want to be one? This book provides practical advice for getting the most out of your classes from a veteran online instructor. Topics covered include preparation, supplies, time management, motivation, communication, and tips for all the popular types of assignments.
Information Literacy in the Wild
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Price: Free! Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro. Foreword by Jeffrey MacKie-Mason. A collection of essays on the topic of information and digital literacy from multiple perspectives.
How to Master the Graduate School Application: A Complete Guide from Start to Finish
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College prep checklists
Are you thinking about applying to graduate school but are unsure where to start? Do you want to take an ordinary application to extraordinary? This book is an easy step-by-step guide that takes you through the entire process- from finding the perfect graduate program for you, preparing for an entrance exam, mailing in your applications, and everything in between!
Extra Credit: A Short Story about Higher Education in America
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Price: Free! Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
Professor Nathan Carter is old school. When senior Amy Watson takes a course from Professor Carter in her last semester, all hell breaks loose and a prestigious award goes down the drain for Ms. Watson. But has this clash of cultures really harmed the student? Her answer to that question changes dramatically as surprising events unfold in this true-to-life story about higher education in America.
How to Succeed in College and University
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
This ebook shows ways to manage college as an adult learner.