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Nine UM colleges ranked as ‘life changers’

As fall semester got underway, Rock Jones, president of Ohio Wesleyan University, found himself visiting with parents of new first-year students at a reception, then again at breakfast the next morning. “On both occasions, I asked how their families had come to know Ohio Wesleyan,” he recalled. “Many said, ‘The book.’” He didn’t have to […]

Green UM colleges make ‘Cool Schools’ list

At Duke University, students in the 14 freshmen dorms on East Campus compete in an Eco-Olympics that results in lowered utility use for the remainder of the academic year. Allegheny College students learn to reduce waste through the One Less Cup campaign, which promotes reusable takeout containers, and the annual “Trashion Show.” Composting at Green […]