Margaret Attridge is a news reporter for BestColleges focusing on higher education news stories in California. She graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park in May 2022 with a BA in journalism and government and politics.
BA Journalism and BA Government and Politics, University of Maryland, College Park
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College Enrollment in Korean Courses Skyrockets in the U.S.
While college enrollment in other language courses has declined or plateaued in the past decade, more college students than ever are taking Korean courses.
October 26, 2022
Healthcare Advocates Target Idaho College Town Over Abortion, Birth Control Restrictions
Moscow, home of the University of Idaho, is the latest post-Roe battleground after the state passed laws restricting access to — and even discussion of — reproductive healthcare.
October 21, 2022
California Law Protects Community College Students From Deadnaming
It was already illegal to use students' former names on diplomas and academic records. Now, community colleges will have to use affirmed names on all records.
October 17, 2022
Celebrity-Focused Courses Show College Isn’t The Same as It Was
Harry Styles, Nicki Minaj, and Taylor Swift are among the stars that will be in the academic spotlight this school year.
October 14, 2022