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What You Should Be Listening To Right Now: Upper West, Our Favorite New Frat Boys

The Huffington Post | Caitlin Brown | Posted 03.05.2012 | College

No, "West Side Stories" is not a musical. It's the new mixtape by Upper West, an emerging hip hop duo that includes college freshman Doug Gleicher,...

Tyler Kingkade

Students In California, New York Call For Millionaire's Tax | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.05.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- Thousands of students, union members and Occupy protesters are gathering Monday at the New York and California state capitols, calling for...

UNC Student Government's MAJOR Twitter #FAIL

Posted 03.05.2012 | College

Student governments in college are increasingly setting up their own Twitter accounts. Sometimes the intention is to live-tweet their meetings, ot...

It's Now Cheaper To Go To School At Harvard Than In Cal State

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.06.2012 | College

Going to school at Harvard University is cheaper than attending a public university in California. According to the Bay Area News Group, a "family ...

The 12 Smallest Colleges In The Country

Posted 03.06.2012 | College

Think you go to a small college? Think again! Inside College recently named the smallest colleges in the country. The winner? Alaska Bible Colle...

Americans Hold High Opinion Of Colleges

Posted 03.02.2012 | College

Americans across party lines have a pretty high opinion of colleges. In a new Pew Research Center poll, only small businesses and technology compan...

Student Resigns As Student President, Then Robs A Bank?

Posted 03.05.2012 | College

When Meghan Darcy Melnyk resigned from her position as student body president of Mount Royal University last month, she told others she was "burnt out...

UC Berkeley Student In Coma After Falling Off Frat House

Posted 03.02.2012 | College

A student at the University of California, Berkeley is in a coma and listed in critical condition after falling nearly three stories off of the side o...

Delayed Gratification in the Career Search

Jennifer Langione | Posted 05.01.2012 | College
Jennifer Langione

Like many of my friends, I don't have definitive post-graduation plans. Amidst all this uncertainty, though, I am confident that if I stick to the fundamentals -- relentless positivity, dedication and persistence -- my years of hard work will be rewarded.

Where's The Best College For Video Game Design?

Posted 03.01.2012 | College

So you want to design the next Halo or Final Fantasy? Maybe the idea of having the same job as the main character of Grandma's Boy is your dream caree...

Controversy Embroils Texas Student Government Elections

Posted 03.01.2012 | College

Students at the University of Texas are upset with student government election rules they helped write. Student presidential candidate Madison Gard...

"Fighting Sioux" Denied Invitation to University of Iowa Track Meet

The Huffington Post | Caitlin Brown | Posted 03.01.2012 | College

The North Dakota "Fighting Sioux" will not be fighting at the University of Iowa anytime soon, thanks to UI's strict policy about Native American masc...

What You Should Be Listening To Right Now: Good Bands With Bad Names Edition

The Huffington Post | Caitlin Brown | Posted 03.01.2012 | College

With kickass live performances and albums that sound so perfectly raw, Dr. Dog is as though your local favorites all of a sudden got famous in the bes...

Tyler Kingkade

College Students Plan U.S. Walkout On Thursday | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.01.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- Thousands of U.S. college students will walk out of class Thursday in a coordinated day of protest against what may be another year of sig...

Yale Students Pose To Say 'Call The NYPD'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.29.2012 | College

Students at Yale University in New Haven, Conn. are protesting the NYPD after a series of articles revealed the New York police spied on Muslims on ca...

The 10 Most Popular Study Abroad Destination

Posted 02.29.2012 | College

If you're thinking about packing up and leaving your college campus to spend a semester studying in another country, you're not alone. The Institut...

The Best Colleges For Making Friends

Posted 02.28.2012 | College

Some colleges just have a better atmosphere for making friends. It can be fairly easy to feel like a cog in a big machine at a large public univer...

The Academy Awards: 8 Oscar-Winning Movies Set At College

The Huffington Post | Caitlin Brown | Posted 02.27.2012 | College

While movie set on college campuses were absent from the 2012 Academy Awards, Oscar-winners past have taken place at schools across the country. La...

UC Berkeley Sells Million-Dollar Artwork For Mere Hundreds... Oops!

The Huffington Post | Caitlin Brown | Posted 02.23.2012 | College

That one man's trash is another's treasure plays out ever too fittingly in recent UC Berkeley news. In 2011, the Huntington acquired a redwood pane...

Celebrating John Glenn's Legacy: The 50th Anniversary Tribute at OSU

The Huffington Post | Caitlin Brown | Posted 02.19.2012 | College

The upcoming John Glenn Anniversary Celebration will honor the astronaut’s heroic past, but his legacy of public service continues into the present....

Extremely Gross Infestation Spreads Through College

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 02.16.2012 | College

Students at Huntington University in Indiana may be scratching their heads over a recent head lice outbreak. At least four on-campus dormitories have ...

The 10 Best Value Private Colleges

The Huffington Post | Caitlin Brown | Posted 02.16.2012 | College

These ten public schools will give you the best bang for your buck, and these six schools are actually cutting tuition costs -- but which private scho...

Coming Out at Notre Dame

Tanya Barrios | Posted 04.16.2012 | College
Tanya Barrios

Being in a homosexual relationship at Notre Dame was one of the hardest things in my life. We were accepted amongst our friends. But walking down the quad holding hands, or sharing a kiss outside of a classroom -- normal heterosexual couple actions were completely taboo for us.

OWS Being Taught In College Courses

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 02.13.2012 | College

The Occupy movement, a prominent fixture on many college campuses, has moved from student quads into the classroom. Several universities nationwide ha...

Which Colleges Are Actually Lowering Tuition Prices?

The Huffington Post | Caitlin Brown | Posted 02.13.2012 | College

Fear not, applicants! Some colleges have taken the monetary moans of the middle class to heart. According to Yahoo! Finance, six schools will reduce t...