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3 Parenting Tips For Sending Your Child to College

Dr. Vanita Braver | Posted 08.19.2016 | Fifty
Dr. Vanita Braver

Last week, I dropped my youngest daughter off to college and still felt that familiar pang in my heart. The year before I was tearful as I hugged my ...

Making College Matter

The Conversation US | Posted 08.18.2016 | College
The Conversation US

Leo M. Lambert, Elon University and Peter Felten, Elon University Over the next several weeks 18.4 million students will be headed to colleges and un...

Simple Tips for Sustainable Travel

College Tourist | Posted 08.01.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By Alexandria Polanosky of Ohio University Be kind to the Earth we're all exploring. Being able to travel as a student is a wonderful privilege and ...

When it Comes to Your Career...DREAM BIGGER! 3 Things to Think About

Garrett Mintz | Posted 03.29.2016 | College
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Garrett Mintz

When it comes to deciding your career, don't be afraid to think big! Almost every college student has a similar amount of career experience, give or take an internship or two. That is to say, not that much.

Be Yourself. The 2 Things College Students Should Know about Personality on the Job

Garrett Mintz | Posted 03.22.2017 | College
Garrett Mintz

Lee's sentiment about being yourself is something everyone should keep in mind. Straining yourself to be somebody you are not creates immense amounts of unneeded stress. This is especially true for college students pursuing their careers.

To Those Who Believe I Use My Triad To 'Stand Out'

Brittni Wendling | Posted 03.10.2017 | College
Brittni Wendling

The moment I saw this video, my heart dropped, and I felt absolutely horrible. Embarrassment, shame, and utter sadness swept through me. I just couldn't understand why someone would take the time to make me feel bad about a machine that I need to help me get around.

The Power of Prayer

Lukonde Mulenga | Posted 02.04.2017 | Religion
Lukonde Mulenga

The past couple of weeks have been incredibly tough for me. I have been straddled with the burden of stress so much so that it started to affect my ph...

Internship. Check. Job Offer. Check. Career That Is Fulfilling...?

Garrett Mintz | Posted 01.26.2017 | College
Garrett Mintz

In high school, it was very clear of what to do to get to college. You get good grades. In college, it was very clear of what to do to get a job offer. You get good grades, internships and leadership positions in extracurricular activities. But what about pursuing a career that is fulfilling?

Stopover in Bratislava, Slovakia

College Tourist | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

The Slovakian capital boasts wonderfully preserved medieval architecture and contemporary buildings alongside remnants of its communist past.

5 Important Talks to Have With Your High School Grad

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 05.15.2016 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

Before your child leaves for college, you still have a few months of one-on-one time with him. Make the most of these months before the nest is empty by giving your child the information and support he needs to confidently spread his wings in college.

80-Year-Old Graduates From College With Honors Alongside Two Of Her Grandchildren

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 05.11.2015 | Good News

Students of all ages have a lot to learn from this determined octogenarian. Rosa Salgado graduated this past weekend from Miami-Dade College in Fl...

21-year-old Eastern Ky. University Woman Loses 175 Pounds in 14 Months

Don McNay | Posted 04.25.2015 | College
Don McNay

Outside of our shared love for Eastern Kentucky University, Elizabeth and I came at the decision to do the gastric sleeve surgery from very different perspectives.

5 Books To Read This Semester

Alexis Jane Torre | Posted 12.16.2014 | College
Alexis Jane Torre

Read a book that's not assigned, even though it can be a struggle to just read what was assigned, to take a mental break, find inspiration, or even remember feelings that you may have forgotten. So, curl up, grab a cup of coffee, and get ready to get lost in a good book.

Resisting the Normalization of Crisis

CJ Pine | Posted 11.19.2014 | College
CJ Pine

The past few days reminded me that I live in a scary world. War is real. Refugees are real people with real day-to-day struggles that I can barely imagine. As a result, I put them aside, effectually dismissing the crisis as normal.

School on Wheels Is Beacon of Hope for Students Impacted By Homelessness

School on Wheels of Massachusetts | Posted 07.03.2014 | Impact
School on Wheels of Massachusetts

When University of Massachusetts Dartmouth senior Kerenne Paul crosses the stage in her cap and gown on Friday, May 16, the occasion will be a day of firsts for the 22-year-old formerly homeless undergraduate and her mentors at the non-profit organization, SOWMA.

Hard Homecoming to Florida After Zimmerman Decision

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 09.25.2013 | Black Voices
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By Natalie Johnson, journalism student at Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University I was in the student lounge alone for about 40 minutes befor...

The Perils of Re-entry

Judy Bolton-Fasman | Posted 08.10.2013 | Parents
Judy Bolton-Fasman

Just as spacecraft re-entry can be a very tricky business, so is acclimating your college freshman back to home life.

No Grades for Cancer: Redefining Success as a Student

Elise Frame | Posted 05.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Elise Frame

When I was diagnosed with cancer in the middle of college, I threw myself into the study of being a "good" cancer patient. But it didn't take long for me to realize that cancer doesn't play favorites with the teacher's pets.

Engineering the Student Experience

Robert E. Johnson | Posted 01.13.2013 | College
Robert E. Johnson

For students, the real-world institutional experience -- the socialization, the sheer human contact with peers, faculty, and the institution at large -- can be one of the richest and most rewarding aspects of the college years.

Student May Not Have Intended To Commit Suicide Following Rapist's Acquittal

The Huffington Post | Allie Compton | Posted 10.31.2012 | College

Doctors are revisiting the case of Kayley Howson, a UK college student who committed suicide four years ago after learning her alleged rapist had been...

Student Attempts Kidnapping 12-Year-Old

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.07.2012 | College

An alert Japanese taxi driver foiled a college student's attempt to kidnap a 12-year-old girl in a duffel bag, several outlets reported. The suspec...

WATCH: Dude Sinks 90 One-handed Three-pointers In A Row

Posted 07.24.2012 | College

Sign Andrew Gosselin up for the Dream Team because he hits one-handed threes in his sleep. Gosselin, a student at Bentley University and a guard on...

College Student In Smart Car Crashes Into Cops, Believes They Are Al-Qaida

The Huffington Post | Anna Susman | Posted 07.03.2012 | College

Smart cars are only as smart as their drivers. A University of Iowa student challenged the reputation of the tiny cars this weekend when he allege...

Tyler Kingkade

NYU Freshman Gets 10K Signatures To Remove Chick-fil-A

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.02.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- Hillary Dworkoski thinks it's ridiculous that there's a Chick-fil-A located on New York University's campus. Dworkoski, a freshman at N...

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...