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How to build an iPhone app

Simple doodles led Denison's Michael McKinney ’15 to create the iPhone game Shape-Shift.

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Perspectives

"Even for the greatest of the public universities, philanthropic income is a fraction of that enjoyed by the top liberal arts colleges and the private research elite."

Read Public funds are hard to replace, even in the US by Barry Glassner and Morton Schapiro, available online at the Times Higher Education website.

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Albright College

Founded in 1856, Albright College is a selective, national liberal arts college enrolling 1,700 full-time undergraduates and more than 800 adult learners and graduate students. The College’s flexible interdisciplinary curriculum, strengthened by a close-knit residential learning environment, encourages students to combine majors and disciplines to create individualized academic programs. Close faculty mentorship, numerous experiential learning options, and a diverse, supportive community of scholars and learners help students exceed their own expectations and graduate with a commitment to a lifetime of service and learning. Albright College is located in Reading, Pennsylvania.

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By the Numbers

Liberal Arts Colleges Stand Out in National Alumni Study

Graduates of the 130 liberal arts colleges that make up the Annapolis Group are substantially more likely to say they graduated in four years or less than graduates of other types of institutions, according to a 2011 study.

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Great Outcomes

Placement Rate for Recent St. Lawrence University Graduates Tops 96 Percent

A recent survey of St. Lawrence University graduates from 2013 indicates that 96 percent are either employed or attending graduate school

Lewis & Clark alumnus named Alaska governor after closely contested race

Independent candidate Bill Walker B.A. ’73 has won the Alaska governor’s race, after a contest that was too close to call until absentee and questioned voters were counted.

Herb McGuire ’57 inducted into Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame

The Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame has a Centre College Colonel among its ranks for the first time since its founding in 1984.

Geoffrey Baum ’85 appointed president CA Community College Board of Governors

Geoffrey Baum ’85 has been elected president of the California Community College Board of Governors, by vote of board membership.

A never-ending story

Anne Kimball Davis ’62 remembers arriving at Connecticut College and being told that a liberal arts education gives you the opportunity to do whatever you want in life. And she should remember. The former teacher, politician, publisher, real estate broker and current Bible scholar is living proof.

Former Spelman co-valedictorian twins write self-help book

Identical twin sisters who recently made history at Spelman College have penned a self-help book to inspire young people to achieve excellence.

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