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10 International Cuisine Spots From Around the Globe

College Tourist | Posted 11.29.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Brooke Stafford, Pennsylvania State University From spicy to sweet to savory, how well do you know your international c...

Here's Your Checklist For a Great Week in Toronto

College Tourist | Posted 11.29.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Niki Kirschner, University of Delaware This checklist is the perfect guide for anyone visiting the capital of Ontario fo...

My Open Letter to Lyme Disease

Tyler Sinclair Kendall | Posted 11.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Tyler Sinclair Kendall

Why me? I had spent countless summers wearing high socks and soaked in tick repellent. I underestimated your tenacity.

Why College Students Feel Guilty for Being Healthy

Jacqueline Gualtieri | Posted 11.29.2015 | College
Jacqueline Gualtieri

Last night, I was sitting in my dorm with the covers pulled up to my neck. I started by watching one episode of "House," then suddenly found myself wa...

How Nebraska Can Return to College Football Greatness

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 11.29.2015 | Sports
James Marshall Crotty

Nothing I say here will assuage the pain of being a Nebraska Cornhusker football fan right now. This is especially true after our hugely disappointing loss to the no-nonsense, mistake-free, steady-as-she goes Iowa Hawkeyes on Friday at 90,000-strong Memorial Stadium in Lincoln (Nebraska's 347th consecutive sellout).

7 Questions to Ask Yourself at the End of the Year

Polly Irungu | Posted 11.28.2015 | College
Polly Irungu

2015 is coming to a close - whether we are ready or not; whether we like it or not. Am not ready, and I wish I had a few more weeks, but here are a few reflections to ponder: what worked and what could possibly change?

Top 20 Colleges In Illinois, As Ranked By The Economist

Reboot Illinois | Posted 11.25.2015 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

The Economist has picked out its top colleges in the country for the first time ever- and the list of the best Illinois colleges may surprise you.

A Thank You Note to The Huffington Post

Alexis Jane Torre | Posted 11.25.2015 | College
Alexis Jane Torre

In the spirit of Thanksgiving (which is indeed a holiday, despite people's best efforts to skip over it and go straight to Christmas), I've decided to write a blog post over something I am and have been thankful for over the past four years.

An Insider's Look at Germany

College Tourist | Posted 11.25.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

With Oktoberfest, the Berlin Wall, and beautiful cathedrals in every city, Germany is the perfect spot for any college traveler. Filled with culture and treasures found off the beaten path, Germany has plenty to enjoy, and with an insider's help, you can experience it all.

11 Things to Know Before You Go to Morocco

College Tourist | Posted 11.25.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Morocco will easily become one of your favorite trips simply because it's so different from most other destinations. You don't want to miss out on the incredible culture, impressive landscapes and that amazing desert sky!

Why You Should Fix What Isn't Broken: My Charge to You to Study Abroad

Avelist | Posted 11.25.2015 | College

Living overseas shattered my routine; it fixed what I did not even know was broken. Here are 4 ways living abroad has liberated me.

Which College is the Best Financial Investment?

Trevor Martin | Posted 11.25.2015 | College
Trevor Martin

In particular, it would be very useful for prospective students to know which colleges offer the most bang for their buck, and a good approximation for this goal is to rank colleges by the ratio of student earnings after graduation to their debt at graduation.

Where You Should Study Abroad Based on Your Personality

Avelist | Posted 11.25.2015 | College

There's another reason why people travel, and it's intrinsic to the act of tearing oneself from familiar comforts to experience something else, something new. And in this newness, we hope to learn about ourselves.

Are Red Bull's Campus Ads Ethical?

The Huffington Post | Krithika Varagur | Posted 11.25.2015 | Business

Nobody ever wishes they'd slept more during college. @RedBullORL @jluddd— Sean Murphy (@air_murphy) September 10...

Ohio State Is Axing One Of Its Football Traditions After Student Death

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 11.25.2015 | Sports

A college football tradition turned tragic early Wednesday morning when an unidentified Ohio State student went into cardiac arrest shortly af...

How 'The Peanuts Movie' Failed Our Children

Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo | Posted 11.25.2015 | Parents
Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo

No one tells Charlie Brown that his intelligence, imagination and value as a human being have nothing to do with the standardized test score. No one tells him that his creativity and caring nature cannot be reflected in a number. And certainly no one tells him that sending a message to impressionable children that their ability to succeed (or be loved) can be numerated by a bubble test is as dangerous as it is irresponsible.

I Want to Feel Safe: It's Time to End Violence Against Women on Campus

1,000 Dreams Fund | Posted 11.25.2015 | College
1,000 Dreams Fund

When will college campuses provide the security where women won't be scared to walk alone to their classes? Where women won't have to feel violated? When women won't have to protect themselves from unwanted attention? When will no actually mean no?

Being in Paris During the Attacks Won't Stop Me From Travelling

College Tourist | Posted 11.25.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Never once in my life did I think I would hear an actual explosion, nor did I expect to be in walking distance of a terrorist attack. No one ever plans for these things, nor are you ever really prepared. My experience in Paris reshaped the way I look at studying abroad. In no way will it stop me from traveling, but it will make go about it in a different way.

Being Black and Fitting in at College

Marcia Y. Cantarella, Ph.D | Posted 11.23.2015 | College
Marcia Y. Cantarella, Ph.D

On almost any campus where I have been I have had some student -- or many -- talk about how they did not feel they belonged where they had landed.

Campuses Organize for Justice

Lisa Aronson Fontes, PhD | Posted 11.23.2015 | College
Lisa Aronson Fontes, PhD

These protests make me hopeful about the future of our country. Embedded within protests is optimism--that change can happen. With their energy and determination, change is gonna come. March on!

Our Chat on Improving Education

Rep. Charles Rangel | Posted 11.23.2015 | Education
Rep. Charles Rangel

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Colleges to Replace History With Soothing Images of Sunsets and Waterfalls

Spencer Green | Posted 11.23.2015 | Comedy
Spencer Green

"It's important that campuses be havens of maximum comfort for students to explore their own deeply important, personal, and self-actualizing ideas, free from the unpleasant psychic residue and general ickiness of people and events of the past," said Harlan P. Wentwich, President of Sniveling Worm University.

Ballet is Necessary: Teaching Leadership While Breaking Barriers

Vanessa Alamo | Posted 11.23.2015 | Arts
Vanessa Alamo

Dance matters. It is essential to the development of every child, teenager, adult and elder. The art and sport of dancing has endless values that can and will change lives. My experiences at the Atlanta Ballet and Brandeis University have made me feel empowered as a Peruvian and Colombian woman.

'I'm a Working Class Mujer': Listening to Marginalized Student Voices

A. B. Wilkinson | Posted 11.22.2015 | College
A. B. Wilkinson

From California to Missouri to New York, structural oppression exists in every educational institution across the United States. It cannot be placed on a handful of people making prejudiced comments or simply pinned on outwardly racist, sexist, classist or homophobic actions. Systematic oppression is reflected in both the explicit actions of some and the implicit actions of many.

Six Common Myths About Higher Education

Gary A. Olson | Posted 11.22.2015 | College
Gary A. Olson

Higher education issues are a matter of public debate at unprecedented levels. Practically every day lately you can pick up a newspaper and find an article on college affordability, or graduation rates or campus sexual assault, or the right to carry firearms on campus.