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Re-entry students Autumn Brock, Junior, Social Work and Rose Turner, Junior, Art History along side Professor of Art History, Asa Mittman. Photo credit: Nicole Ritchie

The re-entry back to college

Nicole Ritchie // September 18, 2017

Ask any re-entry student what the biggest challenge that comes with being a returning student and almost the answer will always be fitting in.Returning students are older than everyone else. That's usually...

Jimmy Sims, a junior accounting major and re-entry student, values the opportunity to receive a better education. Photo credit: Amanda Rhine

Re-entry students see college through experienced eyes

Amanda Rhine // September 16, 2014

Jimmy Sims, a 38-year-old junior re-entry student, said he realized with age comes more focus and determination to graduate. “When I was 18 I (didn’t really care about) how my grades were,”...

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