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13 Haunted Campuses (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

As Halloween rolls gustily around the corner, some of us might wax nostalgic for the hallowed eves of yore -- when we ate our weight in sugary sweets,...

Declan Sullivan Mourned At Notre Dame

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Thousands of students gathered at the University of Notre Dame yesterday to mourn Declan Sullivan, who died in an accident Wednesday. The Notre Dam...

Lessons of Justice for College Students: Grandpa versus Big Coal

Perry Binder | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Perry Binder

"This is not an environmental issue. This is about a little human being." -- Ed Wiley (Grandpa) speaking to West Virginia Governor Manchin While the ...

Are We Too Educated? 9 Occupations With Overqualified Workers

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

According to a recent Chronicle of Higher Education piece written by economist Richard Vedder, many Americans are grossly overeducated for the fields ...

At Dartmouth And Cornell, Students Shamed For Not Giving To Class Gift Funds

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Members of the Cornell and Dartmouth senior gift committees shamed their peers who opted not to contribute to senior class gift funds, according to th...

Bethune-Cookman University Says Professors Were Fired For Sex With Students

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Faced with accusations of denying due process to seven professors dismissed last year, Bethune-Cookman University countered that, in four cases, the p...

The Most And Least Sustainable Campuses

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Today, the Sustainable Endowments Institute released the fifth edition of its College Sustainability Report Card, which rates 322 colleges and univers...

Grieving On Facebook Can Provide Temporary Relief: Study

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A new study shows that students who use social networking sites to mourn the victims of school shootings and cope with emotional repercussions may fee...

The Netflix For Voting? New Website Makes It Easier To Vote From Home

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Driven by a simple yet lofty vision -- to make it easier for more people to vote -- three graduate students at the Harvard Kennedy School developed a ...

'Entitled' to What, Being Unemployed?

Emily Bennington | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Emily Bennington

If you are destined to become the most self-accountable cohort in human history, what better time to get started then right now?

Duke Students Mourn Student Who Died In Fall

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The Duke University community is mourning the death of senior Drew Everson, 21, who passed on Saturday due to head and body injuries that resulted fro...

The 9 Best College Radio Stations

The Huffington Post | Danielle Wiener-Bronner | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Saturday marked the wrap-up of this year's College Music Journal Music Marathon and Film Festival -- an event that packed venues large and small with ...

'We're Done': College Republicans Propose Breaking Up With Obama (WATCH)

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Despite recent efforts to reach out to college-aged voters, President Obama has failed to maintain favor in the eyes of the young. And now the College...

A Welcome Feeling at the University of Michigan Spectrum Center

Maureen Price Tillman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Maureen Price Tillman

The University of Michigan Spectrum Center is committed to enriching the campus experience with sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression as their framework.

New Measurements For Success At Community Colleges?

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The U.S. Department of Education's Committee on Measures of Student Success met on Wednesday to discuss if and how measurements of achievement in comm...

They Cut That? 9 Strange Discontinued Majors

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Recent budget cuts have led several universities to discontinue prominent majors. SUNY Albany took the axe to language and classic studies, and a num...

Young Men Earn Fewer College Degrees: Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A new report on minority achievement in higher education found that young men are graduating at lower rates than in previous generations. According ...

Law Profs Say Yes To Legalizing Pot

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

More than 75 law professors have signed an open letter to California voters in support of Proposition 19, a ballot motion that would make growth and r...

The 13 Most Expensive Colleges

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Earlier this year, Forbes named Sarah Lawrence College as the most expensive school in America, with tuition, room and board adding up to $57,556. B...

BANNED: 10 Items You Can't Bring To Campus

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

It seems like every time you turn around something new has been banned from a college campus (lest we forget elementary and high schools). While some ...

Columbia B-School Students Chastised For Being Unhygienic, Impolite

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

You'd think by grad school most people would have mastered the fundamentals of basic hygiene. Apparently not. An e-mail sent out to first year stude...

Two Shot At Winona State University

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Two female Winona State University students were shot and injured Saturday night, according to the Star Tribune. Neither of the victims, who are both...

How Are High School Grads Adjusting to College Life?

Maureen Price Tillman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Maureen Price Tillman

This fall has been a particularly anxious one for students -- and their parents -- who are adjusting to college life.

New Site Lets High School Students Purchase Successful Applications

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Thanks to a new website, high school seniors (or juniors -- or sophomores or, in more and more cases, freshmen) can try to increase their chances of g...

The Best Of College LipDub (WATCH)

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Nobody can start a trend like Michael Scott. For this who aren't in the know, LipDub is a one shot, amateur, multi-performer dub of a (popular) song...