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How Much Do College Voters Know? (VIDEO)

Posted 03.06.2012 | College

Do you know Mitt Romney's real name? How many terms did he serve as a governor? What is Rick Santorum's favorite piece of clothing? MTV News's Jaco...

Familiar or Familial Culture: We Can Do More for Latino Students

Anthony Otero | Posted 05.06.2012 | College
Anthony Otero

We need more Latinos employed in the field of Higher Education to make our Latino students feel as if they are part of a family.

Will OSU Students Get Psyched To Vote?

The Huffington Post | Andrew Jenks | Posted 03.06.2012 | College

COLUMBUS -- With less than 8 hours to go before voters in 10 states hit the polls, as of late Monday night there was not that much Super in Super Tues...

Super Tuesday: Early On, It's Slow Going At The Polls

The Huffington Post | Andrew Jenks, Jacob Soboroff and Becca Frucht | Posted 05.06.2012 | College

BOSTON -- It's cold. It's early. And almost nobody is voting yet on the day that every pundit is saying could finally shake up this year's Republican ...

Virginia Students Talk Newt Gingrich's Wives, Mitt Romney's Electability (VIDEO)

Posted 03.06.2012 | College

To mark Super Tuesday, The Huffington Post teamed up with mtvU in an effort to take the political pulse on college campuses. We asked Kaz Komolafe...

Tennessee Students Explain What Century Ron Paul, Rick Santorum Belong In

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Joy Jernigan | Posted 03.06.2012 | College

Which GOP candidate do University of Tennessee students consider the craziest? Or has the best chance to beat Obama? Reactions are all over the map. ...

What would Gym Class Heroes And Hot Chelle Rae Do If They Were President?

Posted 03.06.2012 | College

Super Tuesday is upon us, so MTV Act decided to put some celebs to work as POTUS for the day. The blog put stars in the hot seat of the Oval Offic...

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...

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...

Joe Biden: It's Santorum Vs. America

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.01.2012 | College

Vice-president Joe Biden doesn't think there's anyone who agrees with presidential hopeful Rick Santorum when it comes to higher education. Biden, ...

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...

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...

Tyler Kingkade

College Students Warn 'Law School Will Ruin Your Life' (VIDEO) | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.29.2012 | College

Law school students want their 16-year-old selves to know that law school will not be fun Jon Ng, a third year law school student at the University...

Dirty Professor Secrets

Rebecca Schuman | Posted 04.28.2012 | College
Rebecca Schuman

Yes, it's true that we do keep things somewhat impersonal in class, and sometimes we are many decades older than students, but that does not make us any less real.

The Hook-up Generation

Patricia Vanderbilt | Posted 04.28.2012 | College
Patricia Vanderbilt

Hook-up culture creates a strange binary: on the one hand, students are having casual sex. On the other hand, students are having no sex at all. With the exception of an occasional long-term relationship, there is virtually nothing in-between.

Free College Is the Answer to Our Higher Education Crisis

Bernard Starr | Posted 04.24.2012 | College
Bernard Starr

Our nation is facing a crisis -- with vast domestic and worldwide implications -- that can only be addressed by thinking out of the box about education.

GWU Kids Drive REALLY Nice Cars, We Mean It (PHOTOS)

Posted 02.24.2012 | College

Bill Gates would fit right in at George Washington University. The Washington D.C.' school's student newspaper, The Hatchet, readily admitsadmits i...

FIU Ranks 20th In 'Sugar Babies' Sign-Ups, Says Matching Service

Posted 02.17.2012 | Miami

Using sex to pay for college is nothing new, but setting up such a relationship through a website is increasingly gaining steam: the founder of sugar ...

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...

How Not to Innovate Higher Ed

Katherine von Jan | Posted 04.07.2012 | Education
Katherine von Jan

Virtually every university is amidst a "yikes" moment about the future of their institution. They know they are under attack. There are hundreds of ma...

Just 6 Percent of College Students Want To Work In Government: Poll

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 02.07.2012 | Business

The public sector, the part of the economy experiencing cuts at every level, may soon be facing a staffing crisis of sorts. Just 6 percent of stud...

Disowned LGBT Students Need Financial Aid Help

TNGG | Posted 04.04.2012 | College

It's difficult for college students to erase their "dependent" status, until they become officially "independent" of their families at age 24. Until then, the Dept. of Education operates under the assumption that parents are providing toward their child's postsecondary education.