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Summary: In this joyous collection of essays about historically Black colleges and universities, alumni both famous and up-and-coming write testimonials about the schools and experiences that shaped their lives and made them who they are today. Edited by the host of NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday , Ayesha Rascoe--with a distinguished and diverse set of contributors including Oprah Winfrey, Stacey Abrams,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2024

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 378.1 HBC

Smith, Jay M.

Summary: "Examines athletic-academic corruption at UNC-Chapel Hill and in NCAA athletics"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796 SMI

Summary: U.S. health care has changed dramatically during the past century. A new breed of physicians use new machines, vaccines, and ideas in ways that have touched the lives of virtually everyone. How and why did these changes occur?

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Michigan Press 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 378.774 MED

Frank, Julie Ferber

Summary: "With candor, humor, and tons of tips, [this book] leads you step by step through the entire process of crafting a killer college application essay. See how to brainstorm ideas, use easy-to-understand examples as a model, and read inspiring real-life admissions success stories"--Amazon.com.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Publishing Co. 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 378 FRA

Summary: Everything students need to succeed on the AP World History Exam.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Random House 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 907.6 CRA

Esaki-Smith, Anna

Summary: "This book provides a new, innovative way for students to navigate the college application landscape. It shows students how selecting a college can be a strategic tool to direct one's future, rather than a frenzied exercise in applying to what others have deemed the "best" universities for everyone regardless of their career goals"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2024

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 378.1 ESA

Summary: "The Official Digital SAT Study Guide provides a comprehensive resource for understanding updates to the SAT in the digital format. It includes four official practice tests--all created by the test maker. As part of College Board's commitment to access, practice tests are also available in the digital testing platform, Bluebook, at no charge. However, the guide is the only place to find...

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Publisher / Publication Date: College Board 2023

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Belasco, Andrew

Summary: The Enlightened College Applicant: A New Approach to the Search and Admissions Process presents a no-nonsense account of how students should approach the college search and admissions process.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 378 BEL

Krouse, Erika

Summary: "Part memoir and part literary true crime, Tell Me Everything is the mesmerizing story of a landmark sexual assault investigation and the female private investigator who helped crack it open. Erika Krouse has one of those faces. "I don't know why I'm telling you this," people say, spilling confessions. In fall 2002, Erika accepts a new contract job investigating lawsuits as a private...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2022

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.25 KRO

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KRO

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KROUSE, ERIKA KRO

Summary: Provides in-depth subject review of the reading, writing and language, and mathematics sections of the SAT, along with diagnostic tools, test-taking strategies, and full-length practice exams with detailed answer explanations.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Peterson's 2023

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Summary: From Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning director Kirby Dick, and Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning producer Amy Ziering comes a startling expose of sexual assault on US campuses, their institutional cover-ups, and the devastating toll they take on students and their families. Weaving together cinema verite footage and first person testimonies, the film follows the lives...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2015

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC HUN

Wiles, Deborah

Summary: "IMAGINE: You are a student in America. You are protesting a war. Or maybe you are just walking to class. The National Guard is called onto your campus. Imagine you are a young guardsman. The protest grows stronger. So does the confusion, the chaos, the fear. The guardsmen open fire. Imagine this is your school. Imagine this is your town. Imagine this is your country. Imagine American troops...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2020

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC WIL

Summary: Contains four full-length examinations and strategies for mastering the verbal, math, and essay sections of the exam.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 378.166 GRE

Summary: Take an unforgettable journey with the students of Cyprus-Rhodes University as they navigate the social minefield of college life. Join Casey, a sorority social climber, as she vies for president of Zeta Beta Zeta. Her world gets more complicated when her nerdy little brother, Rusty, arrives on campus and risks her reputation by joining a fraternity and trying to go from geek to Greek. On top...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2008

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Summary: "Get all the prep you need to ace the ACT with 6 full-length practice tests (4 in the book and 2 online), thorough ACT topic reviews, and extra practice online"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Random House 2023

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Summary: This book is the comprehensive guide to this year's ACT test, with reall full-length practice tests. [This book] is the bestselling resource for students getting ready to take the ACT® test. Step by step, it walks you through the entire test experience, from registration to your Score Report, and provides you with effective test-taking strategies. The guide includes three actual ACT tests--...

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Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 378 OFF

Sperber, Murray A.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.043 SPE

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Summary: The comprehensive guide to the 2023–2024 ACT test―including 8 genuine, full-length practice tests. The Official ACT Prep Guide 2023–2024 book includes six authentic ACT tests―all of which contain the optional writing test―so you get maximum practice before your test date. These full-length practice tests are also available on the Wiley Online Platform and mobile app alongside two additional...

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Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2023

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 378.1662 OFF

Summary: "The Official ACT Prep Guide 2020-2021 is the only guide from the makers of the exam and includes actual ACT test forms taken from past ACT exams. This updated edition includes 5 actual ACT tests (all with optional writing test) to help you practice at your own pace and discover areas where you may need more work. The Official ACT Prep Guide 2020-2021 provides detailed explanations for every...

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Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 378.1 OFF

Franek, Robert

Summary: A survey of life on the nation's campuses offers detailed profiles of the best colleges and rankings of colleges in dozens of different categories, along with a wealth of information and applications tips.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Random House 2023

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Vandemoer, John

Summary: "From the former Stanford University sailing coach, the first person sentenced in the Varsity Blues college admissions scandal, the riveting true story of how he was drawn unwittingly into a web of deceit, about the sophisticated scheme designed to take advantage of college coaches and play to the endless appetite for university fundraising, and about the ways in which justice and fairness do...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 VANDEMOER, JOHN VAN

Summary: Contains four full-length examinations and strategies for mastering every section of the exam.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Random House 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 378.1662 CRA

Summary: Mega-guide to 1,573 colleges and universities. 2019 edition of The Complete Book of Colleges includes indexes listing schools according to cost, location, size, and selectivity.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Random House 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 378 COM

Allison, John

Summary: "The end of university is upon BFFs Daisy, Esther, and Susan. Between Halloween run-ins with Daisy's dreaded (dreadful) ex, part-time gigs at a shady pop-up Christmas market, Esther dating a tech-bro, and Susan attempting to be--romantic, there's still plenty to learn and more than enough misadventure to squeeze in before it's time to don caps and gowns."--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Boom! Box 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 GIA

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