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Final Exams

Grading Time: I Give Up, You're All Exceptional

Rebecca Schuman | Posted 07.07.2012 | College
Rebecca Schuman

It's that magical time in collegiate life when the sum total of a student's achievement is quantified in a series of letters. And these days, those letters are usually A's.

12 Memes And Tweets For Final Exams

Posted 12.13.2012 | College

Studying? Chained to your desk? Well, we went out into the internet and brought back some memes for motivation. There were a ton about failing fin...

Taking the Stress Out of College Finals: It's National Stress Øut Week, 2012

Tamar Chansky | Posted 06.16.2012 | College
Tamar Chansky

Anxiety disorders are among the most common mental health problem on college campuses. Lowering stress levels is one goal of the National Stress Øut event, another is to dispel the stigma about seeking mental health services when help is needed.

Hundreds Of Students Caught Cheating At 'Exemplary' School

Posted 03.06.2012 | Education

Hundreds of high school seniors in Texas were caught cheating on their final exams last month. Now, officials at the southeast Houston Clear Creek Ind...

'Tis the Season, for Student Plagiarizing

Anastasia Rubis | Posted 02.22.2012 | College
Anastasia Rubis

If students want to circumvent their addiction, and avoid academic trouble, they can do what I've done in previous paragraphs. Use those funny little things called quotation marks and give credit where credit is due.

How to Get Through Finals - and Then Get Home for the Holidays

Uloop | Posted 02.15.2012 | College

Though the end of the semester approaches, one sizable Scrooge blocks the way: finals. And no matter how much hot cocoa you drink or how many times you skip studying to watch Elf, these tests will not be holiday-cheered away.

How To Relax When Everyone Is Freaking Out About Finals

| Posted 07.09.2011 | College

By Michelle - College of Idaho I will be the first to admit that it is hard for me to relax during finals, especially when everyone around me is f...

Energy Boosting Foods for Finals Time

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 07.09.2011 | College
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

The nutritional support you give your body during these intense periods of mental exertion can be the extra boost you need to make it through to the finish line.

10 Signs It’s Finals Week

| Posted 07.06.2011 | College

By Courtney at Bridgewater State University Finals Week! Just saying it makes me want to run screaming for the hills. Or at least hide under my bed...

8 Things You Should Never Say To A College Senior

College Candy | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
College Candy

If you're still an underclassmen, heed my advice and avoid any mention of these eight things when interacting with a senior -- if you want to avoid a smack in the face.

'Twas the Night Before Exams

Tracey D. Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Tracey D. Smith

A happy student is a future adult who will capitalize on the lessons learned in undergrad and prove to be an unyielding contributor to society.

The Best Way To Fight Exam Stress? | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

MEDFORD, Mass.--Colleges are bringing in the dogs to calm down students during finals. Tufts University near Boston is using playful, therapeutic A...

How To Survive Your Finals

Hack College | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Hack College

Even if you feel like the horrificness of your hell week(s) will swallow you alive, don't panic. There are several steps you can take in order to ensure you get all of your work done on time.

12 Ways to Ace Your Finals

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

As finals approach, it can be difficult to remember that the stress, sleeplessness and brain drain shall pass (and, for that matter, so will you). But...

No More Final Exams At Harvard?

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

According to Harvard Magazine, final exams are "going the way of the dodo." Last spring, a mere 23 percent of the school's 1,137 undergraduate course...