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Top Best Neighbor Colleges Revealed

Community Service was one of the factors used to determine the "Best Neighbors" schools

Community Service was one of the factors used to determine the "Best Neighbors" schools

Colleges can have a big impact on the lives of citizens who live in the cities where their college is located. Sometimes this can be a bad thing. Imagine a small town trying to accommodate the 10,000 students who attend its college: traffic jams, more litter, crowded public places, etc.

Fortunately, the opposite can also be true. The presence of a college in a town can be very beneficial. Colleges can revitalize an area, increase community service volunteering, and serve as a cultural renewal.

A recent survey conducted by Westfield State College identified the Top 25 “Best Neighbor” Colleges and Universities in the U.S. Read the rest of this entry »