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More Alaskans staying in state for college

...Nearly two-thirds of Alaska's college-bound high school students enroll in...attracted only 45 percent of college-bound students from this state, Oba...has also attracted more Alaska college-bound students, Oba said. Last fall...
Move-in day comes for new UAS dorm

...of a dip in graduating Alaska seniors, Pugh said. Although UAS has "more and more full-time students," fewer college-bound Alaskans and fewer students in the school's Master of Arts in Teaching program means UAS is taking a slight enrollment...
Bill could cut high school exit exam construct a system that best meets the needs of college-bound students and those who are planning to join the the bill that would create different tracts for college-bound students and those going directly to the workforce...
Empire Editorial: Making good news better come our own district's superintendent will count among JSD's achievements sending the vast majority of its college-bound students straight into college-level courses. With tougher academics and more teacher training, that should be...
My Turn: Plan should address needs for all students

...enhance the education quality for college-bound students, 2) provide a for students who are not college bound, and 4) reduce dropouts? I...may reduce education quality for college-bound students and limit their career...
Alaska editorial: College-bound Alaskans should consider UA schools first

University of Alaska President Mark Hamilton makes a compelling pitch that when students are considering where to go to college they should take a look at the UA system.
Advice for America's college-bound: Wait

Parents of high school seniors across the country have hired me as an admissions consultant. They want assurances that their children will be attending top colleges a year from now.
Deadline looms for federal financial aid

...comes to applying for college financial aid, officials say. Financial aid experts are encouraging next year's college-bound students to attend Alaska's College Goal Sunday at 2 p.m. today in the Juneau-Douglas High School commons to...
Alaska's brain drain

...the U.S. in attracting our college-bound students to attend college retains 80 percent of its college-bound students. Alaska is facing a...nation in the percentage of our college-bound graduates who attend college...
Seven Early Scholars graduate

...Barril, and Maddie Levy. The Early Scholars Program (ESP) is committed to helping Juneau-Douglas High School, college bound, Alaska Native/Native American students, broaden their academic goals by participating in activities that foster...


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