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Student Organizations Pull Their Weight in DeFi Protocol Governance

Crypto-curious students find valuable hands-on experience and empowerment in policy elections, a typically low-participation area of the Web3 ecosystem

Oct 1, 2022
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Liberal Arts Colleges Show the 'Inherent Interdisciplinary' Nature of Web3

A traditional liberal arts education may not yet afford students the ability to exclusively major in cryptocurrency. However, because it’s an interdisciplinary subject, several professors are finding ways to incorporate Web3 concepts into their coursework.

Oct 1, 2022
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Where in the World Are the Best Universities for Blockchain in 2022?

For the second year in a row, Asia and the Pacific Islands have the largest concentration of the best universities for blockchain.

Oct 1, 2022
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I Made an NFT Collection to Represent My Student Loan Debt

“College Admission” is a performance art NFT collection that takes a critical lens to the student loan debt crisis and the shame it causes borrowers.

Sep 30, 2022
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Crypto and the ‘Law of the Horse’

There’s no such thing as "crypto law." So why are so many people studying it? This article is part of CoinDesk’s “Education Week.”

Sep 30, 2022
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On Starting a Crypto Career in the Dead of Winter

An argument for taking the long view and studying blockchain or related technology now, even when prospects seem scary. This story is part of CoinDesk's Education Week.

Sep 29, 2022

Opinion

“Loyola Marymount University – 2010 to 2020” (Alex Hluch)   Cost: $110,603.32

I Made an NFT Collection to Represent My Student Loan Debt

“College Admission” is a performance art NFT collection that takes a critical lens to the student loan debt crisis and the shame it causes borrowers.

Sep 30, 2022
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Ranking Blockchain Universities Is Answering the Wrong Question

Turns out crypto also may have disrupted the idea that where you went to school is a predictor of your future success. This story is part of CoinDesk's Education Week.

Sep 27, 2022
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Why Rankings – Including University Rankings – Are Crap

I developed CoinDesk’s Best Universities for Blockchain rankings in 2020, and have been tortured to some degree by them ever since.

Sep 26, 2022

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