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Course Hero Expands Commitment to Emergency Aid with $500,000 Donation to Michelle Obama’s Dear Class of 2020 Fund

Student aid investment announced at Virtual Commencement Day convened by former First Lady Michelle Obama’s Reach Higher initiative

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Course Hero Teams Up With Believe in Students, Edquity to Close Emergency Aid Gaps for All College Students

Emergency aid initiative will support students impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic to promote college success, including non-Title IV students left out of CARES Act

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INFOGRAPHIC: COVID-19: Impact on College and University Students

Course Hero surveyed 14,000+ current higher-ed students to better understand their needs for emergency funds during COVID-19.

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COVID-19 and Higher Education: How Course Hero Is Supporting Students and Educators

We are taking action for students and educators during COVID-19. Learn more here.

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Course Hero Ranked Number 278 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2019 Technology Fast 500™

Course Hero earns a place in Deloitte’s list of the fastest-growing tech companies in the country.

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Harriet Seitler, CMO for Oprah Winfrey Network and Harpo Studios, Joins Course Hero

Veteran marketer will help shape brand for hypergrowth edtech firm

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Course Hero Uncovers the Three-Day Student

New research from Course Hero illuminates college study habits

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RESEARCH: 2019 College Study Habits

Original research from Course Hero provides new data about how college students study and the challenges that affect nontraditional students.

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Course Hero’s Educator Blog Finalist for CMA’s 2019 Best Education Content Program

Course Hero's Faculty Club blog received recognition for its innovative and dedicated approach.

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It’s Official: Course Hero Is a Top Place to Work

Edtech firm adds pair of awards to record of success

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Michio Kaku and Cathy N. Davidson to Keynote Course Hero Education Summit

World-renowned education innovators headline two days of learning, collaboration, and networking

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It’s More than Entertainment: It’s Edutainment

An award-winning documentarian and college professor teaches the Course Hero team the power of edutainment.

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Course Hero Chosen as a 2019 Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner

Course Hero has been named a winner of Red Herring's Top 100 North America award, one of the technology industry's most prestigious prizes.

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Course Hero–WW Fellows Named for 2019

Course Hero, Woodrow Wilson Foundation celebrate innovative tenure-track and non-tenure-track professors with "Genius Grants" for outstanding teaching.

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Think Mathematics Is Dry? That’s Because You’re Only Thinking About Three Dimensions

Dr. Michael Starbird astounds the Course Hero team with an investigation into the improbable

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Course Hero Wins Cool Tool Award from EdTech Digest

Online learning platform takes top honors for product or service

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Online Tutoring: It’s Not Just the Students Who Benefit

From convenience to fuel for their intellectual passion, the many advantages of supporting students online motivate these Course Hero online tutors.

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Course Hero Unites Innovative Nurse Educators at Collaborative Summit

Full-day event designed to foster connections and collaboration within the subdiscipline

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Countdown to Course Hero’s Higher Ed Happy Hour at SXSW (PS: You’re Invited!)

EdTech company invites administrators and educators to share classroom innovations

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Southwestern University President Dr. Edward Burger to Be Featured in Course Hero Signature Lecture Series

Professor of mathematics joins ranks of esteemed educators partnering with edtech company to encourage student success

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Course Hero Features 4 New Educators in Best Lessons Series

Edtech company welcomes renowned biological and engineering professor and others into Educator Partners Program

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10 New Study Guides Available on Course Hero

New US History Study Guides join library of 20+ million resources for students

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10 New Literature and Primary Source Study Guides Available on Course Hero

Literature and Primary Source Study Guides join library of 20+ million resources for students

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Course Hero Signature Lecture Series to Feature University of Texas’s Dr. Katie Dawson

Lecturer joins ranks of esteemed educators partnering with edtech company to encourage student success

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10 New Study Guides Available on Course Hero

New US History Study Guides join library of 20+ million resources for students

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Course Hero Welcomes Devin Dworak as Vice President of Business Operations

Industry veteran to scale business operations and accelerate key product initiatives

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Course Hero Adds 10 Additional Algebra Study Guides to its Growing Library

New College Algebra Study Guides join library of 20+ million resources for students

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Course Hero Signature Lecture Series to Feature Lecturer Jeannice Samani

Lecturer joins ranks of esteemed educators partnering with edtech company to encourage student success

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Course Hero Welcomes Preetham Vishwanatha as Vice President of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Critical hire ushers in a new era in the evolution of artificial intelligence in edtech

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The Math Behind Neural Networks (Lecture 01)

What is really happening inside the black box of neural networks, why are they so powerful, and how should engineers think about designing them?

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The Subtle Art of Optimizing Neural Networks (Lecture 02)

Course Hero VP of Artificial Intelligence Preetham Vishwanatha explains data partitioning, regularization or generalization of data, and more.

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Feature Scaling and Regularization of Neural Networks (Lecture 03)

In this lecture, we'll take a deeper look into the characteristics of data, definitions of features, scaling and normalization, and regularization.

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Image Classification Using Convolutional Neural Networks (Lecture 04)

Course Hero VP of Artificial Intelligence Preetham Vishwanatha explains classification of grid-like structures, especially images as grid-like structures.

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10 New Study Guides Available on Course Hero

New College Algebra Study Guides join library of 20+ million resources for students

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Course Hero inducts Dr. John Branch into Master Educator Program

Edtech company celebrates creativity, collaboration, and innovation in teaching

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10 new literature study guides available on Course Hero

Short Stories and Primary Source Study Guides join library of 20+ million resources for students

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Course Hero Ranked Number 245 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500™

Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies...

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Course Hero Welcomes Tomás Pueyo as Vice President of Growth

TEDx speaker and author to drive continued growth for EdTech company

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Course Hero signature lecture series to feature Texas A&M’s Dr. Rodney Hill

Lecturer joins ranks of esteemed educators partnering with edtech company to encourage student success

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Course Hero features UCLA’s Dr. Neil Garg in Best Lesson series

Edtech company welcomes renowned organic chemistry researcher and educator into Educator Partners Program

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Course Hero Encourages College Students to Hit the Polls

Course Hero provides access and information for college voters

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Course Hero Welcomes Genevieve Conaty as Vice President of Design

20-year industry veteran brings user-centric approach to edtech firm's design and product development

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Course Hero honored by Goldman Sachs for entrepreneurship

Andrew Grauer, CEO, Among 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs at 2018 Builders + Innovators Summit

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Course Hero Inducts Dr. Maria Trujillo into Master Educator Program

Edtech firm celebrates creativity, collaboration, and innovation in teaching

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Course Hero Announces New Features and Updates for Midterms and Finals

Today, just in time to help students study for midterms and finals, the company unveils its most engaging set of features yet...

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Course Hero Signature Lecture Series to Feature Technology and Analytics Lecturer Phil Simon

Lecturer joins ranks of esteemed educators partnering with edtech firm to encourage student success

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What Is Course Hero?

Learn more about Course Hero and its platform of over 20 million course-specific documents, practice tests, study guides, and videos to help students study.

Course Hero Education Summit

Investigation, Ideation, Experimentation: Creative Approaches to Educational Leadership and Teaching

A panel discussion of leadership in higher ed with Lisa Kay Solomon, Gaye Theresa Johnson, Arthur Levine, and Cynthia Teniente-Matson.

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Class In Session: Assembling A Dynamic Global Classroom

Robert Reich, Former United States Department of Labor Secretary, delivered the opening keynote at Course Hero's 2018 Education Summit. Here, a transcript.

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Andrew Grauer Named to Upstart 50 Class of 2018

San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal recognize Course Hero CEO for Top Honor

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Course Hero, Woodrow Wilson Foundation Announce New Round of University Teaching Awards

Second competition for Course Hero–WW Fellowships for excellence in teaching opens to both tenure-track and non–tenure-track instructors.

Course Hero Scholarship

Meet Consuela Robinson, Winner of Our May 2018 Course Hero Scholarship

She'll graduate from Park University with a bachelor’s in healthcare management. Plus—learn how you can enter to win our next monthly college scholarship!

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Get Course Hero Unlocks for Free

Is it possible to get free unlocks on Course Hero? The answer is yes—and it’s easier than you think! Here’s how to get study help on a budget.

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Creative Schools: Revolutionizing Education from the Ground Up

Sir Ken Robinson, an internationally recognized authority on creativity and education, joined Course Hero for its 2018 Education Summit. Here, his keynote.

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Course Hero-Woodrow Wilson Excellence in Teaching Fellows Announced

New fellowship created to honor higher ed teaching excellence; Provide “genius” grants to tenure-track professors to help balance scholarship, teaching.

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Get Course Hero Tutor Questions for Free

Looking to get free Course Hero Tutor Questions? It’s much easier than you think! Read on for 6 different ways to earn them at no cost.

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Sir Ken Robinson and Dr. Robert Reich to Keynote Course Hero Education Summit

The education conference will gather thought leaders to share innovative ideas.

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Course Hero Wins 2018 MediaPost Appy Award for Best Education App

Course Hero app takes home top honors for second year in a row

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Course Hero Named 2018 MediaPost Appy Award Finalist

Recognized as an Education finalist, the Course Hero app helps students better understand their coursework and succeed in school

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Course Hero’s Vicki Choi to Speak at 2018 Employee Benefits Symposium

Choi will join industry experts for a panel discussion on Diversity and Inclusion as part of the Bay Area's largest benefit conference

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Course Hero CEO Andrew Grauer’s 2018 ASU+GSV Summit Presentation

At ASU+GSV 2018, Course Hero's CEO shared our vision for a world where every student graduates, confident and prepared. Here, the video and transcript.

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Course Hero Named One of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area

San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal recognize Course Hero as a top midsize company and supporter of employee wellness

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Course Hero’s Andrew Grauer to Speak at 2018 ASU + GSV Summit

Grauer will join CEOs from 40 of the world’s most important enterprise learning and talent companies

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New Course Hero-Woodrow Wilson Fellowship for Excellence in Teaching

Course Hero-WW Fellowship for excellence in teaching conceived as “genius grant” to balance scholarship, teaching

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Fellowship Announcement: Supporting Great University Teaching

Woodrow Wilson Foundation has partnered with Course Hero to offer $40,000 fellowships to tenure-track educators who demonstrate teaching excellence.

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Apply for Our $1,000–$10,000 College Scholarships

Wondering how to find a college scholarship? We give 'em away every month! Here's how to apply for a $1,000 - $10,000 Course Hero scholarship.

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Course Hero Engineering EVP, Josh Tyler, to speak at ATD TechKnowledge Conference

Executive from the online learning platform to speak about recruiting and team culture

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Course Hero named “Best Educational App” for 2017

Course Hero earns first place in "Best of 2017" Mobile Star Awards in the "Best Educational App" category

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Survey Reveals What College Freshmen Can Teach High School Seniors

Course Hero survey reveals a snapshot of early college life -- and how it stacks up against the expectations of high school seniors.

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Expectations vs. Realities: Here’s What College Is Really Like

Do high school students really know what’s ahead when they go to college? Our new research shows what they get right — and what may surprise them.

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Course Hero Ranked 250th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2017 Technology Fast 500™

376 Percent Revenue Growth Attributed to Expanding User Base and Comprehensive Product Offerings

Life at Course Hero

Life at Course Hero: Anne Goodrich, VP of Marketing

Find out more about why Anne Goodrich, VP of Marketing, chose to join Course Hero. Anne leads brand, product marketing, and customer insights.

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Extraordinary Educators Get Star Treatment at Course Hero

Film shorts spotlight success and provide inspiration

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Course Hero Education Summit 2017: Students, Educators & Inspiration

What happens when you bring together EdTech entrepreneurs, college students, and top educators? Innovative ideas, career guidance, and inspiration.

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From Special Ed Educator to Hacker: Course Hero Leader to Speak at Prestigious Women’s Computing Conference

Rachel Tobac, Associate User Experience Researcher at Course Hero, to present on social engineering at Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing

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X vs. Z: Course Hero Breaks Down the Generational Workplace Divide

Course Hero survey sheds light on workplace dynamics

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Course Hero Launches Animated Video Series for Studying Classic Literature

Course Hero's videos help visual learners study the main ideas, concepts, and historical context for classic literature like Fahrenheit 451, Animal Farm...

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Course Hero Hires Tech Entrepreneur, Ankur Varma, as Chief Product Officer

Technology patent holder will drive Course Hero's product strategy and development of new innovative learning tools

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Course Hero Education Summit Takes Learning Full Circle: Top Professors, Exceptional Students and Company Leaders Unite to Share Knowledge and Inspiration

Course Hero's fourth annual Education Summit features two days of distinctive lectures, career immersion, product research and more

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From Cap and Gown to Corner Office: Course Hero Survey Reveals Most Employable Majors

Course Hero survey sheds light on how the choice of major can impact career prospects

Life at Course Hero

Life at Course Hero: John Stacey III, Director of Student Community

Our latest Life At Course Hero series features John Stacey III, who leads our Student Community and created the Course Hero Knowledge Drive.

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Life at Course Hero: Michael Levy, Content Development

Take a look into Michael Levy, our Director of Content Development. Michael's team creates in-house content to help students excel in their courses.

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Course Hero Adds New Scholarships to Help Students Reduce Burden of Rising College Costs

$10,000 Academic Hero and $5,000 Philanthropic Scholarship Supplement Recurring Monthly Opportunity

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Course Hero Wins 2017 MediaPost Appy Award for Best Education App

Recognized as the Top App to Inform or Educate, Course Hero Helps Students Better Understand Their Coursework

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Anxious for Finals? Study Habits of More Experienced College Students May Provide Keys to Increased Preparedness and Less Stress

Course Hero survey looks at finals study habits and finds learnings based on older students, at the graduate level or with rigorous course loads.

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200+ Free Literature Study Guides Now Available on Course Hero

Comprehensive Study Guides and Infographics Support a Deeper Understanding of Classic Literary Works.

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Educators’ Insights on Using Technology in the Classroom

Educators and students alike are beginning to adopt and adapt new technology in the classroom to meet the changing demands of today’s world and economy.

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Educators face a 60-hour workweek and increased stress; can technology provide relief?

Course Hero's 2017 State of the Educator Survey reveals educator sentiment on a wide range of issues involving classroom and mental well-being.

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New Research Reveals Startling Stats on Student Stress

New research shows 90% of parents worry that their child is struggling to cope with their academic workload and 64% of parents felt their children were overwhelmed with too many assignments—and that's before they even get to college.

Life at Course Hero

Josh Tyler Literally Wrote the Book on Building the Best Software Team

Course Hero's VP of Engineering Josh Tyler shares insights from his newly released book, Building Great Software Teams: Recruiting, Hiring, and Managing Your Team from Startup to Success.

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Books For Africa Recognizes Course Hero as a Top Donor

Books For Africa recognizes our recent milestone and offers some insights about their partnership with Course Hero!

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Course Hero Raises $15 million in Series A Funding; Investors include GSV Capital and IDG Capital

New financing will allow Course Hero to expand our reach of high-quality educational content, tools, and services to help students learn more effectively and succeed in their courses.

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Course Hero Selected as a Red Herring Top 100 Global Winner

We're excited to announce that Course Hero has been recognized by Red Herring for the second time this year!

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The Course Hero Knowledge Drive donates 100,000 books to Books for Africa!

Course Hero donated 100,000th book to Gambia, making a massive impact in creating a more educated future—both here and abroad!

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Course Hero’s Andrew Grauer listed among Inc’s 30 Under 30!

Course Hero's CEO Andrew Grauer was listed among Inc Magazine's 30-Under-30: the young, smart and unstoppable rising stars...

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INFOGRAPHIC: THE POST GRAD PRICE TAG

This week’s infographic examines the cost of graduate school and explores the fields of study where it may or may not be worth it to pursue that extra degree.

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INFOGRAPHIC: STUDY BUDDIES: How America’s Students Seek Tutoring in High School and College

This week, our infographic explores the tutoring habits of both high school and college kids across the country.

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INFOGRAPHIC: INFO INADEQUACY AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP CLASSES

Our latest graphic looks at the effectiveness of college entrepreneurship courses and explores ways to build your own entrepreneurial education.

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INFOGRAPHIC: ACADEMIC ADVANTAGE: THE 10 MOST ENTREPRENEURIAL COLLEGES IN THE US

Our latest infographic features these top schools and their most notable graduates while also sharing some tips for how you can find your own entrepreneurial success.

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INFOGRAPHIC: HOW AMERICA’S COLLEGE STUDENTS FEEL ABOUT THE NATION

Coming into election season, we wanted to check the pulse of college student sentiment about the state of the nation.

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INFOGRAPHIC: FIRST SEMESTER STRESS

This week’s infographic explores how the process affects students and parents alike: so go easy on your folks, will ya?

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INFOGRAPHIC: THE ROI OF SUMMER INTERNSHIPS

Our latest infographic looks at the ROI of summer internships.

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INFOGRAPHIC: A HISTORY OF OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Our latest infographic takes a look at how the Internet became one of the best places to get an education.

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INFOGRAPHIC: PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT

Studies show that flashcards can help provide a learning boost to prepare you for your next exam. Here, a handy infographic explains.

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Growth of Distance Learning

Our latest infographic takes a look at the growth of distance learning over the last decade and examines which demographics have benefitted the most from online courseware.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Dropout Dollars

This graphic outlines the financial and social costs of dropping out of school and explores the potential effectiveness of the President’s proposed solution.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Which Degrees Are Most Difficult?

Choosing a major in college? Here, data to help you compare the difficulty, popularity, and average starting salaries of a variety of majors.

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INFOGRAPHIC: College Pressure: Are You In or Out?

Course Hero’s most recent infographic examines how the dynamics of the college decision process have shifted in this challenging economy.

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Value of Extracurriculars

Our latest infographic explores the impact of extracurriculars from academic success to landing your dream job.

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INFOGRAPHIC: First Year Seminar Success

Our infographic takes a closer look at FYS programs, sussing out just how effective they are at improving both the freshman experience and student retention rates.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Homeschooling Trends in 2011

A summary of homeschooling trends, including growth, number of students homeschooling, and academic performance.

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Pulse of Education Around the World

Which regions of the world have seen the most growth, and how does the US stack up? Get facts about 2011 global education in this infographic.

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Summer Job Search

A look at the summer job landscape for today's youth, and advice to help students make the most of their few months off between semesters.

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The Exam Cram: Why Stress Can Hurt Your Test Scores

Our latest infographic outlines some sweet tips on how to make your study sessions less stressful and more efficient so you can rock those final exams this semester.

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INFOGRAPHIC: How Does College GPA Affect Earnings?

Check our our latest infographic. It’ll make you want to put down that beer and pick up your Econ textbook.

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Home (Dorm) of Innovation

In a long over due tribute to the college dorm room, let’s take a look at its evolution over the decades.

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Degrees to Get a Job

When selecting a major, you may be wondering what jobs will be available for you. Here, a look at employment growth by industry and career.

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The Hidden Costs of College

Tuition costs are readily available and loans can cover much of that expense, but what about the “other” costs of college?

What Is Course Hero?

Course Hero is an online learning platform where you can access course-specific study resources contributed by a community of students and educators.