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The Best Jobs for College Students

Unigo | Posted 10.04.2011 | College
Unigo

College students being strapped for cash is no surprise, but it does beg the question of what jobs make the best fits for students?

A Student's Guide to Backpacking: Amsterdam

Michael Yarbrough | Posted 09.26.2011 | Travel
Michael Yarbrough

Amsterdam is a city with a reputation for two things and let's just say neither of them is healthy living.

Backpacking In Belgium

Michael Yarbrough | Posted 09.25.2011 | Travel
Michael Yarbrough

For those of you thinking about backpacking, consider taking a break in Belgium.

A Student's Guide To Backpacking: Madrid

Michael Yarbrough | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel
Michael Yarbrough

A city with a storied past, Madrid has played host to royalty and dictators alike. Now - decades after the fall of Franco's regime - Madrilenos have b...

Choosing A Degree Program That Is Not A Major Mistake

Uloop | Posted 07.13.2011 | College
Uloop

Many statistics show that the average college student changes their major emphasis three times in a typical four-year collegiate career.

A Student's Guide to Backpacking: San Fermin

Michael Yarbrough | Posted 09.06.2011 | Travel
Michael Yarbrough

For those with dreams of living the prose of Hemingway, partying with over a million people and perhaps emulating daredevils past, there are some considerations to take before setting off for Pamplona.

Hangover Cures From Around The World

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 09.05.2011 | College
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

The best remedy for treating a hangover is to detox with lots of water and replenish on vitamins with clean (unprocessed) foods but every culture has its cure.

College Costs You're Not Considering, But Really Should Be

Unigo | Posted 08.28.2011 | College
Unigo

The cost of college is often considered to be a combination of tuition, room & board, textbooks, and a basic food plan. Inevitably though, some under the radar costs can add up quickly.

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UPDATE: GWU Applicants Receive False Hope, Student's Information In Email Kerfuffle

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 08.22.2011 | College

You're accepted! Oh wait ... Online applicants to George Washington University's non-degree program were befuddled Wednesday morning when they ...

Ultimate Battle! College vs. Home

Posted 08.09.2011 | College

By Heidi - Bridgewater State University t's kind of funny how, as young bored humans, we're never really happy where we are. When it gets cold out...

The 6 Most Annoying Things About Move-Out Day

| Posted 07.19.2011 | College

By Heidi - Bridgewater State University Move-out day is usually a good thing, right? You get to move out of the tiny room you've been living in fo...

Title IX and the Death of Free Speech at Yale

Nathaniel Zelinsky | Posted 07.19.2011 | College
Nathaniel Zelinsky

Yale's Dean Mary Miller's precedent in banning the DKE fraternity for creating a "hostile" environment with its boorish chants raises troubling questions. The willingness to ban "hostile" speech is antithetical to a commitment to free expression for all.

Students Occupy A Building To Protest Rising Tuition

nytimes.com | LISA W. FODERARO | Posted 06.28.2011 | College

Demanding a tuition freeze, better wages for workers and a greater voice for students, about a dozen undergraduates at Rutgers University on Wednesday...

Rape Charges Dropped Against Stonehill College Student

Posted 06.27.2011 | College

Charges were dropped against Kevin Treseler, a Stonehill college student accused in March of raping an 8-year-old girl he was tutoring. A grand ju...

Colleges With The Lowest Return On Investment

Posted 06.20.2011 | College

North Carolina's Shaw University is the higher education institution least worth its cost, according to Payscale's annual survey of college return on ...

Mentoring for Millenials -- First-ever National College Mentoring Program Changes Lives

Piyush Mangukiya | Posted 06.18.2011 | Impact
Piyush Mangukiya

StudentMentor.org matched Etienne with a mentor who helped him apply to schools, figure out which classes to take and prepare for what would be expected of him in those college-level classes.

Free Speech, Academic Freedom, and First Amendment Rights of College Faculty

David Moshman | Posted 06.18.2011 | College
David Moshman

We should not be lulled into complacency about the state of academic freedom. At the academic core of teaching and research, intellectual freedom is no longer protected by the First Amendment.

Formidable Coalition Joins Fight for Student Rights

Greg Lukianoff | Posted 12.05.2011 | College
Greg Lukianoff

Hayden Barnes, a former student at Georgia's Valdosta State University (VSU) was kicked out of his college for protesting. This case is easily among the worst I've ever seen.

David Cameron Claims Oxford Admitted One Black Student Last Year

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Harrington | Posted 06.13.2011 | College

British Prime Minister David Cameron made headlines on Monday when he criticized Oxford University for their "disgraceful" minority admissions statist...

Hate Crime Reported By UNC Student Allegedly False

Posted 06.12.2011 | College

The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill's Department of Public Safety has determined that a report of alleged aggravated assault filed by a stu...

When Your Financial Aid Package Isn't Enough, What Can You Do?

Unigo | Posted 06.12.2011 | College
Unigo

Financial aid can be a foreign language to many of us. When it comes back, is it final? Can you ask for more? What if your parents lose their job sin...

Top Jobs -- And Starting Salaries -- For The Class Of 2011

Posted 06.11.2011 | College

If you're looking for steady work at a nice rate right out of college, we hope you're an engineering major. According to the National Association of C...

Penn State To Cut Top-Ranked MFA Program (Updated)

Seth Abramson | Posted 06.06.2011 | College
Seth Abramson

According to Penn State's Daily Collegian, the university is preparing to cut its creative writing MFA program, which offers concentrations in fiction, poetry and nonfiction.

Want to Get a Job? Mail a Letter

Jasmeet Sidhu | Posted 05.29.2011 | College
Jasmeet Sidhu

Cold-calling, as terrifying as it can be (especially for a shy person like me!), can be your ticket to opening doors and meeting some really interesting, successful people.

The Top 10 Colleges Parents Want Their Kids To Go To

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Although students dream of Stanford, parents still consider Harvard University to be the No. 1 dream school for their progeny, according to the Prince...