Why Tiger Academic Guidance Skills Need a New Name

TIGER (Photo: AP)It’s a new term: Academic guidance skills.It was once a term used to describe the kind of knowledge that’s important to people who work in the field, but that’s no longer the case.Tiger University has begun a search for a new name for the field.The move came after the AP and other outlets […]

‘Academic life advice for women and children’: A review

A review of the literature on the role of academic guidance in education and social support is in order, given that the literature is far from clear on the relevance of this advice in the context of women and the family.We need to know if this advice is effective in providing the necessary support to […]

How academic guidance counselors can make it easier to help students graduate

Students are often confused about how to get their degree.Many feel confused about when to enroll, when to finish, and when to graduate.But how do you know if you are getting the right help?This article offers practical guidance on getting your degree and other topics.You can also check out our article on how to prepare […]

‘Beware of Academics’: Academic Citing Credibility and Academic Fraud

Credentialed academic advice, academic guidance, academic writing guidance and academic writing syllabi are the subject of a new article published online in the journal Advances in Educational Technology (AET) by researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIC), Northwestern University, and the National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES).They report finding that the credibility of […]

How to use the ‘Academic Guidance Programme’

The Academic Guidance programme was created in 2008 to provide students with advice on the academic life, career choices, and life choices in general.“Academic guidance is the guidance given by your teachers or your college or university on the best course of study or research,” reads a brochure.The aim is to help students understand how […]

How to use the NFLPA’s academic guidance service

The NFLPA academic guidance group (AGG) has released a new service called Academic Guidance, which is designed to help students navigate the academic landscape of the NFL.The service includes a range of resources that will help students plan their studies, navigate the college entrance exam process, and understand how to get a job in the […]

College student who lost $6,500 on $50K gift to help needy students says it was worth it

The college student, who requested anonymity for fear of repercussions, said the gift was a major gift to the students and staff at the University of Alabama in Birmingham.The student received a check for $6.4 million and $10,000 in cash, according to an account obtained by the newspaper.The check was a gift to a university […]

How a Religious Right Activist Went From Academic Leadership to the Supreme Court

By now, you probably know that Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas was a prominent advocate for marriage equality in the 1990s, but you probably don’t know that he was also an academic.Thomas wrote a book called What Marriage Means, which was published by Harvard Law School in 2001.It was titled The Marriage of Two Worlds, […]

What to read next: The 10 best academic guidance books from 2015

On the surface, there are a number of books to choose from when it comes to advising students on the intricacies of their academic life.From the title, you might assume that they are geared towards preparing students for the world of work, but they are more often geared towards helping students navigate a career path, […]

How to tell if you’re on the brink of becoming a prophetic guidance student

On Tuesday, a new program in which students from the University of Manitoba will learn how to navigate the world of prophetic guidance will be launched in Manitoba.The program, which is part of the University’s Graduate School of Journalism and Mass Communication, aims to help students become better journalists and more resilient in a world […]