The Roundtable
11:12 am
Mon November 26, 2012

Unlearning Liberty: Campus Censorship and the End of American Debate

For over a generation, shocking cases of censorship at America’s colleges and universities have taught students the wrong lessons about living in a free society.

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Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Wed October 17, 2012

Vox Pop : College Planning with Lynell Engelmeyer : 10/17/12

On this edition of Vox Pop, Lynell Engelmyer - certified educational planner with over twenty years of experience in college admissions and financial aid - joins us to talk college financial planning and admissions. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.

New England News
6:30 pm
Wed September 19, 2012

Women's College Awarded $2 Million Federal Grant

A women’s college  in Massachusetts has received a substantial financial boost from the federal government.   It will mean an overhaul of the curriculum and new services to help ensure student’s graduate.   WAMC”s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.

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New York News
12:46 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

NY College Ending Free Tuition for Employees' Kids

Employees of the University of Rochester are losing a major benefit: free tuition for their children who attend the college.

Administrators at the private college tell the Democrat and Chronicle that starting in 2013, children of the university's faculty and staff will no longer get free tuition.

But they won't have to pay UR's tuition of nearly $43,000. Instead, they'll pay the rate charged to attend the state's public four-year colleges, about $5,600.

The change won't affect students already enrolled at UR or who will begin college this fall.

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WAMC Speakers Corner
12:09 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Michael Roth

President Roth

Host Alan Chartock is joined by Wesleyan University president Michael Roth, a professor, author and historian. Roth has served as Wesleyan’s 16th president since 2007.

Commentary & Opinion
3:00 pm
Tue May 8, 2012

Stephen Gottlieb: What students need from higher education?


Students are choosing where to go to college. A college education is expensive but too many graduates come out of college without a skill set. What do they need from higher education?

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WAMC Speakers Corner
12:30 pm
Thu May 3, 2012

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Donald Christian

Host Alan Chartock is joined by Dr. Donald Christian, newly inaugurated as the eighth president of the State University of New York at New Paltz.