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How To Drink In College Without Ruining Your Life Or Liver

The Huffington Post | Julia Bush | Posted 08.18.2015 | College

College is a wonderful time of self-discovery and reading Emily Dickinson on the quad. Also, for some, guzzling Franzia straight from the bag and shot...

A True Story

Sheila Blanchette | Posted 09.17.2014 | Fifty
Sheila Blanchette

We hoped this was a temporary protest, but it lasted for the two years she lived there. I called the town manager to see what could be done. "I know it's awful to look at and I'd sure hate to be her neighbor, but this is New Hampshire. Live Free or Die."

Can You Return To A College Party? Let's See...

Posted 04.30.2013 | College

This report is syndicated with permission from partners at Follow them on Twitter! Warning: Graphic language below. By Andy Moor...

Confessions of an Aging Student: Returning to College in My 40's

Eric Simpson | Posted 06.01.2013 | College
Eric Simpson

I projected my own sense of failure into an imaginary room, chastising myself, comparing myself to others, like, for instance, the President of the United States, who, when he was my age, was successfully running for the Presidency of the United States. All right, so maybe I have high standards.

Spend Less for Your College Kid -- From a Mom's Point of View

Ebong Eka | Posted 10.23.2012 | Money
Ebong Eka

The end of summer brings cooler temperatures, the fall season and back-to-school! Excited college students across the country will be checking into their dorm rooms for the fall semester this week.

They're Ba-a-a-a-ck!: Students Have Returned... Have You?

Ken Schneck, PhD | Posted 10.22.2012 | College
Ken Schneck, PhD

There's a whole big world out there off-campus. But we student affairs professionals can easily fall into the trap of myopically only seeing the residence halls and campus centers before us.

An Unorthodox Tip for the College Bound and Their Parents

Carolyn Bucior | Posted 10.18.2012 | Fifty
Carolyn Bucior

The 18-year-old who suddenly finds himself between sets of friends, the 30-year-old stay-at-home parent who has lost work relationships, the 65-year-old who has not replaced lost connections due to illness, death, retirement and geographical moves, and the empty nesters, like me, can all experience the pain of loneliness.

WATCH: Fallon's Back To School Pros & Cons

Posted 11.07.2011 | Comedy

Tropical storms, wildfires and earthquakes aside, it's still back-to-school time. In honor of the kids who are stocking up on notebooks and pens this ...

11 Things NOT To Do Your First Week On Campus

| Kelsey Thorn | Posted 11.01.2011 | College

As pre-collegiettes™ quickly approaching your first year at college, it's normal that your nerves and worries are kicking into high gear. You're abo...

Excited That My Daughter's Returning To College - Am I Horrible?

Posted 08.31.2011 | Parents

by Susan Stiffelman Dear Susan, My youngest of four daughters is heading off to college for her second year. I cannot tell you how happy it make...

20 Reasons We Can't Wait To Get Back On Campus

| Anna Williams | Posted 09.25.2011 | College

Just like that classic tune crones, "Don't it always seem to go/ that you don't know what you got 'til it's gone?" Two months ago, heads buried in bo...