Ferrum College is taking another step it hopes will boost enrollment, and help more young people complete a college education. Friday afternoon, President Mirta Martin announced a plan to reduce tuition for all students.
High school students’ scores on the ACT college admissions test have dropped to their lowest in more than three decades, showing a lack of student preparedness for college-level coursework, according to the nonprofit organization that administers the test.
“It’s an area that I think is very misunderstood,” added Snow. “The Israelis want to live in peace, the Palestinians want to live in peace. And if you look at the polling, you can see that’s true. And you’ve got these groups that are not allowing that to happen.”