Readers get a sense of the college landscape circa 1996, and certainly gain an understanding of the author's biases toward "good, small colleges." Log In. Bottom Line: Colleges that Change Lives is a refreshing and re-invigorating look at the college guide genre.It suffers from a lack of California options and frank discussions on financial aid. Originally written in 1996 by former New York Times education editor Loren Pope, the newest edition of the book was released this month.

Tags "Joyce" Colleges That Change Lives By Keith Todd on September 05, 2012 01:46 PM. For every prospective college student searching for more than football and frat parties, Colleges That Change Lives will prove indispensable. Most books in the college guide genre have money sign logos indicating that a school is a “great value”, fun-fact information boxes and admissions stats right below each entry’s name. Today at 11:21 PM # facultymentors can make all the difference. Colleges that Change Lives. The Colleges That Change Lives, Inc. (CTCL) story begins in 1996 when a book by the same name — Colleges That Change Lives — was published by retired New York Times education editor and journalist Loren Pope. Not Now. Colleges That Change Lives is an important contribution to the ongoing conversation about college choice, and when it was published, it was somewhat revolutionary. Create New Account. In 2013, Loren Pope chose Reed for the Fourth Edition of Colleges That Change Lives. Recent Post by Page. There are many books you can buy that profile colleges and universities.

See more of Colleges that Change Lives on Facebook. Forbes named Reed the 91st best institution and 36th top liberal arts school. or. Forgot account? Colleges That Change Lives is different from other college guides. Reed College’s Bon Appétit received a 2014 Portland Sustainability at Work Gold Award too. Reed is proud to be featured in the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives.