Swiss Federal Institute of Technology – Zurich Ranked 24th in the World

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Zurich Ranked 24th in the World

The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology – Zurich is the best university in Switzerland according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). The ARWU is published by the Institute of Higher Education at the Shanghai Jiao Tong University and several indicators of academic or research performance are used to establish the ranking, these include highly cited researchers, articles indexed in major citation indices and staff winning Nobel Prizes.

There are eight Swiss universities in the Word’s Top-500 universities (2008).

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High School Proms Over The Years

Each year finds high school teens brimming over with excitement as they prepare for their long-awaited event – their high school prom. With each passing decade, proms over the years have painted a picture that tells much about the generation and its culture.

Proms Through the Late 1800s and Early 1900s

The high school prom grew out of the popularity of college formal dances of the late 19th and first decades of the 20th century.

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