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Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Student life

A Candid Look at Chinese Sophomores on the World Events 2013
Series: Candid Look, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Student life, Essay » Sociology
This is a compilation of speeches made in a Sophomore English class for non English majors in a Chinese University. These Students were asked to research a world event that had an impact on them either directly or emotionally. They were only given 1.5 minutes to speak and were to write it in advance for correction and grade. They have been courageous in speaking here.
Chasing Zeroes: The Rise of Student Debt, the Fall of the College Ideal, and One Overachiever's Misguided Pursuit of Success
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Student life, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Higher
In this provocative account of college life, Laura Newland exposes the challenges facing her generation. She arrives at Duke University with unbridled ambition, but student loans leave her susceptible to a Wall Street recruiting machine that is winning over the best and brightest. On her turbulent journey to Wall Street’s doorstep, Newland reveals an alarming side of our higher education system.
In Florida with Fulbright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Student life
This book reveals how I had the opportunity to go to Florida, what experiences I lived through and what my thoughts and feelings are about those two years after I returned home. I draw parallels between life in the USA and Hungary in regards to its people. I compare the differences between the experiences that I had during my years of higher education and philosophy of life in general.