Top performing schools for service
nbruce writes "On Feb. 16 an article was posted here about the top 10 universities for patents. There is another list of top schools that includes service, ROTC participation, and peace core.
"Though you may not have been aware of it [if you had work-study funding to complete college], 75 percent of your wages came from Uncle Sam, through the Federal Work-Study Program, created to help students pay their way through college. Today, the program is bigger than ever, providing jobs to almost one million students through more than $1 billion in financial aid. But for a small number of students, work-study means more than just providing grunt labor for their college or university. It involves serving their community by tutoring, mentoring, or building homes for low-income families.
The article and list of top schools for service can be read here.
Generally the top performing schools arenâ€™t the top in service, however, there is a UC school on both the patent and the service lists."