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While every effort is made by QU to provide timely and accurate information to students about their academic standing, it is the sole responsibility of students to stay informed about their academic standing at all times, QU VP and Chief Academic Officer Dr Mazen Hasna said.
The school's Academic Decathlon victory was praised by LAUSD board member Jon Lauritzen.
When conflicts arise between pursuing important academic goals and yielding to tempting distractions, they learn how to remain task-focused despite their immediate impulses; they delay gratification.
Recent studies have provided strong evidence of effectiveness for the school counselor-led Student Success Skills (SSS) intervention in positively effecting the academic achievement and social competence of students (Brigman & Campbell, 2003; Brigman, Webb, & Campbell, in press; Campbell & Brigman, 2005; Webb, Brigman, & Campbell, 2005).
s released in December, only 56 percent of the 590 anticipated positions for new doctoral faculty will be filled for the 2006-08 academic years.
There has been a tremendous amount of research done that shows that a child's socioeconomic status (SES) affects his/her overall cognitive ability and academic achievement (Bradley & Corwyn, 2002; Bracey, 1996; Ram and Hou, 2003; Duncan, Yeung, Brooks-Gunn, & Smith, 1998).
There are several non-financial "opportunities" which I think are key to recruiting the next generation of academic physicians.
The National Assessment of Vocational Education 2004 report to Congress claims that students who combine strong academic and vocational programs may have better outcomes than those who pursue one or the other.
The new academic building will create an interdisciplinary environment for its students that will inspire learning and engender creativity.
That harmony splintered, and Baptist education has ever since been at odds with itself and American educational society over how to construe academic freedom.
If academic education intrinsically lacked a compelling moral purpose, I would agree that our students need a compensatory moral education--and an education in civic virtues might well be the most feasible in a pluralistic democracy.

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