Record AIDS in College Management; Helpful Record Forms in Use by Colleges

Record AIDS in College Management; Helpful Record Forms in Use by Colleges

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...three semesters from twenty-two to over one hundred Student Budgets of Expenses and Resources The necessity which many students are under of earning all or part of their expenses while in college is furnishing an increasingly difficult problem for the colleges--the double problem of how to make the available scholarship funds and employment serve adequately a growing number of self-supporting students, and how to safeguard these students so that their ambitions will not undermine their health Many colleges now issue warnings to prospective students against leaning too heavily upon the possibility of earning money while in college and general statements are made as to the amount necessary to see a student through the college year. Opinions on this question, however, are apt to be based on beliefs rather than facts The varying opinion expressed as to the desirability of combining wage earning with college work suggests the need for a comprehensive study of this question The view is frequently expressed that the self-supporting student is in no greater danger of injuring his health than the student with a too liberal income. On the other hand, almost every college has a story to tell of self-supporting students who have wrecked their health as a result of overstrain or insufficient nourishment For the purpose of encouraging students to come to the university who otherwise might think that they had not sufficient means the University of California has published figures showing the proportion of both men and women students who are wholly or partially self-supporting. The University wrote that no special study has been made of the effect of outside work upon health and scholarship, but that it is known to affect seriously the scholarship of some...show more

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  • Paperback | 30 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 73g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236501748
  • 9781236501745