College

Rob Stone on "Street Beat."

Street Beat: Rob Stone Helps Get Your Kids Into College

Daniel Winston, Assistant Director Special Programs for Wayne State University, explains the programs designed to recruit and encourage kids to stay in college.

02/11/2015

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Viral Video Crew Buys College Student’s Textbooks

Poor college students will be envious of this viral experiment. What would you say if someone offered to pay for all of your college textbooks for a semester.

01/26/2015

Christopher Lindsay,  School Director of the International Preparatory Academy (IPA) (credit: CW50)

Street Beat Web Exclusive: International Preparatory Academy

This week’s web exclusive focuses on teaching techniques. Host Jill Washburn sits down with Christopher Lindsay – School Director of the International Preparatory Academy (IPA) in Detroit. They discuss “student centered learning” and what IPA is doing to make college the right choice for a broader range of students.

10/10/2014

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Book Review: Fangirl

Fangirl came to me as a highly recommended book. It looked like something I’d like, having been to convention and read fanfiction. Overall it left me with mixed feelings. The story starts on college move in […]

08/06/2014

Detroit Occupiers Want An Occupation

By Rosalie J. Kakos CW50 Intern  While shooting my short film downtown, right across the street from my set was a sea of tents. Above them was a massive scroll, and on this scroll were […]

11/09/2011