Tag Archives: nontrads

Another nontrad I love

I’m getting ready for my son’s graduation, but wanted to salute Ms. Burlyce Sherrell Logan, a nontraditional student who is also graduating today. Her story is stunning and triumphant.

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Online Education: It’s Not Just for Nontrads

The other day on the ferry, I was talking to Kayla about her classes. Kayla is a young woman I’ve watched grow up here on Vinalhaven. She’s a “traditional student” meaning she went to college right out of high school. … Continue reading

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They’ve Got a Name for Us…We’re Nontrads!

Since I’m a student, and since every single professor I’ve ever had warns students away from Wikipedia for serious research, I probably have no business writing what I’m about to write. Go there anyway. Behold, an entry about non-traditional students! … Continue reading

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