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Featured Institution

Texas Christian University

2800 S University Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76129
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By Wikimedia and marked as Public Domain or CC0 and is free to use.

Texas Christian University is a place where students learn how to adapt to whatever the future might bring, develop critical thinking skills and forge new paths. The TCU experience enables our students to broaden their intellect, their beliefs and their values — the qualities most needed for leadership in a rapidly evolving environment.

Student Enrollment

9,739

Type

Private not-for-profit

Featured Associations

American Finance Association (AFA)

AFA is an organization devoted to the study and promotion of knowledge about financial economics. The purpose of AFA is to provide for the mutual association of persons with an interest in finance; to improve public understanding of financial problems; to provide for the exchange of financial ideas; and to encourage the study of finance in colleges and universities.

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American String Teachers Association (ASTA)

ASTA is a membership organization for string and orchestra teachers and players, helping them to develop and refine their careers. ASTA provides a vast array of services, including its National Orchestra Festival, an award-winning scholarly journal, job postings, local and national events, and access to a vibrant and sharing string community.

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Advice & News

October 15, 2018

The latest generation of students heading to college is Generation Z -- and they're unlike any other before them. They want the education they need for career success at the lowest price, in the shortest time, and for the largest payoff. With this new breed of students starting their college selection process, schools would be wise to re-evaluate their recruitment efforts. Here's a closer look at what Gen Z students expect from a college education.

October 15, 2018

In Letter to My Bully's Enabler upon My Resignation, Daniel B. Griffith challenged leaders to think about how they respond to bullying and what they're doing to prevent it. In this follow-up article, he offers advice about how victims can deal with the issue. He explores a number of options that can help improve your situation at your current institution but also weighs in on when it may be time to consider quitting and finding a new position.

October 10, 2018

How can we approach difficult conversations and reach decisions that incorporate and respond to concerns from all participants? The key is how we engage in conversation. Discussion and debate involve persuading others to see our point of view, disregarding the opinions of others, and constantly defending our positions. Dialogue, on the other hand, allows everyone's viewpoint to be heard and helps a group to reach a decision that accounts for the interests of all.