Bristol International College partners with Chinese group for online foundation programs

Bristol International College partners with Chinese group for online foundation programs

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the college – scheduled to accept its first in-person student cohort in September 2020 – postponed the physical opening until August 2021, and will instead offer its international foundation program online starting in August 2020. “We’ve identified huge potential in the Chinese market and a genuine desire among Chinese students […]
Colleges adapt gap year programs as coronavirus limits options

Colleges adapt gap year programs as coronavirus limits options

This fall, more than a dozen recent high school graduates will gather in northern Wisconsin to spend nearly a year considering their life’s purpose at HoneyRock, the site of a Christian gap year program run by Wheaton College. Called Vanguard, the program takes...
School meal programs seek relief, plan for uncertain summer

School meal programs seek relief, plan for uncertain summer

UPDATE: May 12, 2020: The Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act, introduced Tuesday in the U.S. House of Representatives, includes $3 billion to support school nutrition programs. It also include a 15% increase in the maximum Supplemental...