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Why Every College Student Needs Exercise

Caitlynne Leary | Posted 08.11.2016 | College
Caitlynne Leary

Exercise is crucial, especially for people who are new to the college lifestyle. If you throw it in your routine right away, it will never feel like you're missing out while you're at the gym.

Gear Up for Your Freshman Year

Alex Lyman | Posted 08.11.2016 | College
Alex Lyman

If you're about to start your freshman year of college, you're likely having a lot of mixed feelings. The best way to channel your excitement and calm your anxiety is to go into college with a plan that will help you be successful in your academic studies, professional dreams, and personal life.

35 Ways You Know You're Going Into Your Junior Year Of College

Danielle Chylinski | Posted 08.11.2016 | College
Danielle Chylinski

All that "free time in college" that you've always heard about no longer exists

These Groups Are Hoping To Help First-Generation College Students Make It To Graduation

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 08.13.2015 | College

For students aiming to be the first in their families to earn a college degree, there are many obstacles to getting into school -- but the challenges ...

A Professor's Pointers for Success in College (2.0): 23 Easy-to-Follow Tips

Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead | Posted 08.06.2016 | College
Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead

It's about that time again. Sleepy college towns will begin to awaken, abuzz with an excitement that only college students can inspire. Young scholars will soon arrive on college and university campuses, ready, or not so ready, to take on the world of higher education.

Pro Tips For Paris

Chace Beech | Posted 08.06.2016 | Comedy
Chace Beech

I recently returned from a semester abroad in Paris and had many realizations about the city of love, light, cheese, macaroons, brie, comté, fromage, camembert and baguette, cheese, cheese and cheese. I had lots of expectations about Paris. I had heard lots of cliches. Here are some I found to be somewhat accurate.

Here's How To Reverse The Record-Low Youth Vote

Paul Loeb | Posted 08.05.2016 | Politics
Paul Loeb

We walk students through the new voter laws, because, unfortunately, they risk being disenfranchised if we don't. Community groups need to do the same for those they reach.

Heading to College? Let's Make Sure You Graduate

Angel B. Pérez, PhD | Posted 08.05.2016 | College
Angel B. Pérez, PhD

A huge migration is about to begin. In a few week's time, like so many eager, young, stumbling wildebeest, thousands of you are about to head off into a new chapter and begin your college careers.

Why You Should Include Bosnia in Your Itinerary

College Tourist | Posted 07.31.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Hannah McIntyre, Spring Hill College Here's how Bosnia stole my heart and why you should make a trip there part of your E...

Iceland: The Perfect Destination for Solo Travelers

College Tourist | Posted 08.03.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

More than once, I seriously considered the idea of forgoing the trip and forgetting my impulsive purchase all together. In my moments of doubt I asked myself: would I ever really forgive myself for turning down a trip to Italy? The answer was no.

How Much Student Loan Debt Should Parents Take On?

Jeff Rose | Posted 07.31.2016 | Business
Jeff Rose

It is best to allow your children to be fully responsible for any student loans they incur. Sometimes, students can get more financial aid (in the form of loans) if their parents put their names on the line for the loans. However, you should avoid this if possible.

Amazing Travel Experiences to Have on Every Continent

College Tourist | Posted 07.30.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Tori Danforth, University of South Florida If you're stuck trying to pick a destination for your next trip have no fear! ...

Tips for Living with a Host Family

College Tourist | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Sarah Dougherty, University of Alabama Living with a host family was by far the best decision I could've made during my s...

A Girl's Guide to Surviving Study Abroad

College Tourist | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Zoe Radner, Vanderbilt University A smart girl's tips for traveling abroad While traveling abroad may be an equally enth...

Explore the Richness of the United Arab Emirates With a Semester in Sharjah

College Tourist | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

With fast growing economies like Saudi Arabia and the UAE quickly becoming hot destination for international companies, students who are looking to gain experience in a culture that will help their future job prospects should take note.

7 Things to do Before the Semester Starts

Rachel Scott | Posted 07.27.2016 | College
Rachel Scott

It's hard to believe those summer days are slowly drifting away. The start of the next school year is just around the corner and there are a few things you should check off your to-do list before heading back.

Who You Were In College is Who You Are In Life

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Van Winkle's

Sort of. You’re obviously not the same exact person you were in college. That Fear and Loathing poster no longer hangs above your bed and your Satur...

10 Ways to Pay Off Your Student Loans in One Year

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.16.2016 | College

The good news: Employing all of the following 10 tips can help you get rid of your student loans in just one year. There are, however, a couple of things to consider, such as how much you owe versus how much you're earning. 

We Dared. We Dreamed. We Discovered.

Verelyn Gibbs Watson | Posted 07.14.2016 | College
Verelyn Gibbs Watson

While there are reports this is the best economy in recent years for recent college grads, anxiety about finding that first professional job runs high. All the more reason that summer is so important for students, especially high achievers.

LGBT Students Face More Sexual Harassment And Assault, And More Trouble Reporting It

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.09.2015 | College

It was September of their sophomore year at Tufts University in 2012 when John Kelly went to a party and saw someone who had sexually assaulted them o...

Minimal Springtime Paris Packing List

College Tourist | Posted 07.14.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Timpani Woodson, Northern Arizona University 14 items to look chic during a visit to the City of Lights. The weather in ...

12 London Markets

College Tourist | Posted 07.14.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

Whether you're looking for a stroll through fresh air down a line of shops, or searching for a trendy bar or restaurant to rest your feet, Camden has a spot for you.

City Guide: New Brunswick, New Jersey - Home of Rutgers University

College Tourist | Posted 07.12.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

New Brunswick, New Jersey is home to none other than Rutgers University, one of the largest research universities in the nation.

12-Hour Survival Guide to Oktoberfest

College Tourist | Posted 07.13.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

Today's the day you've been waiting for. You've purchased your traditional Bavarian wear, you've mentally prepared to marathon drink, and you've charged the battery on your beloved camera. You are ready to take on Oktoberfest.

Day Trips From Rome

College Tourist | Posted 07.13.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

During my visit to Rome, I found myself with two extra days that were pretty much empty. Rather than spend them in the city, I decided to visit some nearby villages, partially for the beautiful views they offered but mostly to get a true feel of how modern Italians live their everyday lives.