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Category: Wisconsin

Lawrence University – Appleton, Wisconsin

  Lawrence is an academic powerhouse and a cultural Mecca. The range of course work and complimentary events offered by the university approach those of a much larger institution, and the students accepted into the Conservatory are among the most gifted in the nation. Lawrence promotes engagement in learning, and it succeeds beyond all expectations. Pride in the university is…

Ripon College – Ripon, Wisconsin

  Ripon College belongs to the cohort of excellent and ambitious small liberal arts colleges that sprang up in the Midwest in the eighteenth century.  Like its peers, Ripon has graduated doctors, lawyers, scholars, corporate chiefs, and educators galore.  In its current iteration, Ripon is noted for thoughtful mentoring of individual students, an array of uncommon major programs exceptional in…

Beloit College – Beloit, Wisconsin

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “Not only does Beloit generate strong feelings of attachment, it maintains real bonds of loyalty.  Beloit’s students love their college and are grateful for the opportunities they find here.  They recognize that their professors are exceptional and exceptionally willing to engage with students.  They recognize that they, themselves, are an unusual and talented,…