universities

WKU Historians Dr. Jack Thacker and Dr. Glenn LaFantasie say many universities and colleges have cut back on course offerings that cover Civil War history. They say its part of a trend that's disappointing to many people who have a strong interest in the field, especially as the nation marks the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.

Back for Another Year

Feb 7, 2012

An alarming number of college students drop out of school after their freshman year. University experts say the chances of completing a college degree are relatively good, if students can make it through the second year.Many are trying to develop strategies to deal with the issue, which is drawing increasing concern across the state and nation. Dan Modlin has more on the story......