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The college has many prominent alumni, including over a hundred Fulbright Scholars, 67 Watson Fellows, and three Winston Churchill Scholars; its 32 Rhodes Scholars are the second-highest count for a liberal arts college. Tufts stresses foreign languages, with full majors in Latin, Chinese, Japanese and Russian.

Bowdoin has over 30 varsity teams and the school mascot was selected as a polar bear in to honor Robert Peary, a Bowdoin alumnus who led the first successful expedition to the north pole.


The most popular majors are politics, English and biology. Admissions director Nanette Tarbouni says the school’s draw is “a strong academic environment, and our campus is a warm, friendly and welcoming kind of place.

Grinnell is known for its rigorous academics, innovative pedagogy, and commitment to social justice. Stanford is probably more desirable that half the Ivies already anyway. My son ran from the hiddne.

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Member feedback about Grinnell College: Want to Read saving…. Trivia About The Hidden Ivies Washington University in St. Lee Coffin, director of undergraduate admissions, says the school’s mission is why. Kvies with Scripps College, they are considered the premiere women’s colleges in the nation. CalTech is often called a Tech Ivy along with schools like M.

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Washington University in St. Barnard is a women’s college and a member of the Seven Sisters. Hidden Ivies discusses the college admissions process and attempts to evaluate 63 colleges in comparison to Ivy League colleges.

Truly worthy Western schools like Whitman College are mentioned in the index, but not fully explored, and that’s really a shame.


Member feedback about Wesleyan University: Colby-Bates-Bowdoin Consortium topic The consortium has been based in Maine since its inception in the s. You could call it a classic case of supply meeting demand. Record Store Day releases Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Duke is the highest scoring research university in the South and is also a Greene’s Guide Hidden Ivy. Most small liberal-arts colleges tend to be in rural areas or small towns. Harvey Mudd is a member of the Claremont Consortium.

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Despite a relatively small freshman class—about students—Colgate offers an array of academic opportunities. Georgetown University Washington, D.

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The phrase Big Three originated in the s, when these three colleges dominated college football.


In this fully revised and updated edition—featuring new institutions, including Dickinson College, Fordham University, and Southern Methodist University—the premier educational consultants and authors of Making It Into a Top College take you school-by-school, revealing: Princeton, like [Harvard and Yale], confers some iviea distinction upon its graduates. Reed ranks in the top three of U. McKenna’s strengths are usually considered to be the social sciences.

They say they want to let the students know each school’s personality, but having skimmed the whole thing I could barely tell you what’s different about each from memory. My wife and I deal with loss every day,” a victim’s father tweeted after comedian jokes about the massacre.

From Dependent to Independent: I think experts would say, of the “big four,” that Notre Dame is the most conservative.