I guess my point is that there are amazing experiences you may never have till you are out of school and that there is quite some fun in life, but you may have to seek it. You will need to.
So, before you throw up that hat, get your mind ready.
This piece by Emily Smith originally appeared on The Establishment, a new multimedia site funded and run by women. My experience with social media invariably ends with me clicking myself into abstraction,...
With stakes this high, universities need to have robust procedural protections including a standard of proof set at clear and convincing evidence.
In its recent decision in Columbia University, the National Labor Relations Board by a 3-1 vote granted graduate student assistants at private universities the right to form labor unions and to collectively bargain.
The title of this post is already going to get me in trouble--anyone who tries to speak of "millennials" as an homogenous population is already engaging in a ridiculous level of reductionism.
On August 26, 2016, Reuters reported that the FBI raided the home of former College Board exec Manuel Alfaro, in connection with a leak of over 400 SAT test items to Reuters earlier the same month. According to Reuters, the FBI “seized computers and other...
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By Rebecca Shaevitz In third grade, my curious eye helped me catch a seemingly innocent, but unsettling dichotomy. All the black girls were in the step class. All the white girls were in ballet or tap. My desire to join the step class...
This post was brought to you by Thought Catalog and Quote Catalog. By Bianca Sparacino I’ll date you because I choose to. I will desire you with every dawn and I will desire you with...
This week's UT-Austin protest was dubbed "cocks not glocks" with thousands of rubber dildos passed out and displayed by students to bring attention to the "absurdity" of allowing concealed guns on campus.
Relationships are people deciding to commit to each other in whatever way commitment means to them. It's people deciding that, despite the emotional upheavals and flaws, there is something in that union that brings them something that's worth saving.
Distilled Spirits Council,
It's on us, as parents, educators and citizens, to lead and live by example. Moderate and legal alcohol consumption encouragement and practice would do far greater good than prohibition or a warning label.
We need to talk about her. That employee who has been at the organization for just a year or two and is already doing the work of someone several levels above her current pay band. Despite this woman's outstanding contributions, you haven't promoted her or given her a raise. It's not fair, and you know it.
Victoria Rosborough working in a cleanroom where device processing is performed. Victoria Rosborough's brilliance was evident early on. She became a college student at age 16, bypassing both her junior and senior years of high school. She enrolled in a remarkable learning alternative...
In the wake of the Brock Turner scandal, the issue of sexual assault on college campuses has been the subject of renewed attention. By far the most interesting – and ludicrous – position to surface in the debate is the claim that there is no problem at all. Indeed, some...
Blowjobs and overprotective fathers will never mix.
When I was a little girl I loved looking in the mirror. I loved being able to admire the little girl who was standing in front of me. It was intriguing. If I had imperfections I didn't see them because I hadn't been trained to see them. In fact, as a little girl, everything I saw in the mirror was perfect. Oh what I would give to be a little girl again.
I hope you'll join me in congratulating the winners of the 2016 Active Minds Healthy Campus Award. Not only are they creating campuses where every student has the opportunity to thrive, they are broadening the way we all think about, care for, and value health and wellness in all of its dimensions.
Over the past few years, Wesleyan University, like many across the country, has provided incoming students (and sometimes staff and faculty members) with classes in bystander intervention. The idea is simple, really. We want to give members of the campus community the tools to act in situations where...
This post appeared first on Centsai I left home at 17 and paid my own way through college. It was scary, but my parents had hammered it into me from my preteen years that, “When you’re 18, you leave the house and pay for...