It Takes A College

It Takes a College

Celebrating Us

Greetings and welcome to the It Takes a College blog. The It Takes a College initiative was born out of the belief that there is no group better equipped or motivated to share our story with the public than the people who have experienced the transformative power of a USAO education first hand.

10 Talking Points About USAO

Every potential advocate for USAO has a unique perspective from which he or she has experienced the university. A student who graduates to become an alum only to come back to work for the university in some capacity may have three different understandings of the university that must be reconciled in order to share a coherent picture with someone else.

It Takes a Family: The Bennetts

There are few transitions more agonizing than that of one’s children leaving home and entering the wider world. For many families, college is a way to ease that transition.