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Ask a counselor: Furman University

November 27, 2017 Heidi Finley

Maggie Murphy is an admissions counselor at Furman University, a small private school in Greenville, South Carolina.  “Education has always been a part of my life, and I truly enjoy working with people. I was teaching at the middle school […]

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These 5 Carolina colleges can kick off your teaching career

November 20, 2017 Heidi Finley

Five colleges and universities will host the state’s new teaching fellows program, which is aimed at training teachers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, math or special education. The schools are: Elon University, Meredith College, N.C. State University, UNC-Chapel […]

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Triangle schools top WalletHub’s NC rankings

October 30, 2017 Heidi Finley

Triangle colleges dominate the top half of a new top-10 ranking of colleges and universities in North Carolina. Sorted based on their standing in a national ranking for 2018 by personal-finance website WalletHub, Duke University came in first in the […]

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6 places to study meteorology in the Carolinas

October 23, 2017 Heidi Finley

North Carolina State University The Raleigh campus was ranked No. 12 on’s list of top atmospheric sciences and meteorology colleges in the United States. Its Department of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences offers a bachelor of science in meteorology, […]

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ROTC programs in the Carolinas explained

October 9, 2017 Heidi Finley

The Reserve Officers’ Training Corps is a military officer training program available in 275 colleges across all 50 U.S. states and territories. Army is the largest of the ROTC programs, but there are Navy and Air Force programs, as well. […]

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