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High School Students Protest Racist Language By Staging A Walkout

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 02.03.2016 | Black Voices

Students at a high school in Howard County, Maryland, were tired of administrators ignoring their concerns about racist language being used in their s...

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

Garrett Mintz | Posted 01.26.2016 | 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?

WTF Is Organizational Culture?

Garrett Mintz | Posted 01.19.2016 | Business
Garrett Mintz

Organizational cultures are not universally good or universally bad for every person. Just because two organizations have the exact same activities (i.e. casual Fridays and philanthropic events) doesn't mean that those activities are received the same way at each company by the employees.

Students Imagine What MLK's Presidential Campaign Would Sound Like Today

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 01.18.2016 | Black Voices

“What would Dr. MLK Jr. say in his campaign speech if he were running for president today?”  This was the question posed to four...

People Are Furious About What Wisconsin Kids Were Told Not To Do At Games

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 01.15.2016 | Sports

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Creativity: The Only Mindset You'll Ever Need

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 01.04.2016 | Arts
Amy Oestreicher

Art is everywhere but where it needs to be. There's crafty tutorials, creative lesson plans, and learning-centered art projects floating around the internet, in parenting magazines, printable worksheets and children's toy stores.

Yes, You Can Now Study Pizza At College

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.08.2015 | Weird News

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Student Reporter Hit With Big Bill After FOIA Request

The Detroit News | Judah Robinson | Posted 12.04.2015 | Media

Plymouth — Leola Gee’s number one lesson for her high school journalism students: Tell the truth, and deal with whatever comes. But Gee ne...

7 Questions to Ask Yourself at the End of the Year

Polly Irungu | Posted 11.30.2015 | College
Polly Irungu

2015 is coming to a close - whether we are ready or not; whether we like it or not. I 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?

An Abnormal Story of Changing Directions in College

madeline gelfand | Posted 11.20.2015 | Religion
madeline gelfand

"I did it because my friends are doing it! I want to fit in, but also it's something that I want." I've used this justification with my parents, as well as with friends, to try and explain myself a little bit. I should add that I'm not talking about drugs here. Or alcohol. I'm talking about Judaism.

Investigation Into Notre Dame Student-Tutor Sex Scandal Details New Accusations

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 11.06.2015 | College

The report of an investigation released Thursday details startling accusations made by a Notre Dame student who is suing the school after his academi...

Hello, This High School Student Just Crushed Adele's Latest Hit

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.06.2015 | Good News

Hello. It's us. We were wondering if there was any way we could stop ourselves from listening to this student's incredible voice for the billi...

Empty Nest Mom Goes Back To School

Nadine Cheung | Posted 11.03.2015 | Parents

Aol's BeOn group creates custom editorial content that is sponsored by marketing partners. The sponsoring partners do not exert editorial influence ov...

No Room for Life: One Student's Journey from Eviction to Graduate School

America's Promise Alliance | Posted 10.29.2015 | Education
America's Promise Alliance

There is no room for life when it comes to housing policies. We're above a certain line of income, so we don't qualify for help. We pay rent well over the rent we used to pay before being evicted, but in order to prove that we can have a home again we would have to pay almost triple the amount.

6 Times Black Kids Faced Discrimination In School

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 10.27.2015 | Black Voices

The video of a South Carolina school officer flinging a young black girl out of her desk and across a classroom shows how black children are v...

Teen With Brain Disorder Wishes For 100 Friends. Classmates Have Sweetest Response

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.24.2015 | Good News

Homecoming was so much more than just a fun high school tradition for one student.  MichaelAnn Byrne, an 18-year-old student at Cumberland V...

What to Wear in a Modern Muslim Country

College Tourist | Posted 10.06.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

When it comes to packing to go anywhere the struggle is real. Packing for a Muslim country is no easy task, and this is especially true for Morocco.

6 Tips for the Unmotivated Student: How to Stay on Track After the First Week of School

Avelist | Posted 09.19.2015 | College
Avelist

There is something about the start of a college semester that makes me excited. I'm always excited about day one. But then week two hits and just like all of the semesters before, I begin to lose interest and catch myself slacking off. Why is it that the motivation is no longer there?

An FSILG Village Would Hurt MIT's Greek System

Frederick O Daso | Posted 09.16.2015 | College
Frederick O Daso

Unfortunately, the proposal to create a "Greek Village" located on West Campus grounds in Cambridge does not come close to addressing these issues. Here are nine reasons why an FSILG Village is not in the best interests of the Greek community and MIT as a whole.

How Does A Transgender Person Navigate The Dating World?

Posted 09.15.2015 | Home

Model, actress, and designer Isis King may have been born biologically male, but ever since childhood she knew she was woman. Establishing a transgend...

Do Transgender Women Of Color Have A Harder Time Being Accepted?

Posted 09.15.2015 | Home

Model, actress, and designer Isis King may have been born biologically male, but ever since childhood she knew she was woman. Establishing a transgend...

How Long Does A Gender Transition Take?

Posted 09.15.2015 | Home

Model, actress, and designer Isis King may have been born biologically male, but ever since childhood she knew she was woman. Establishing a transgend...

Do Transgender People Still Need To Take Hormones After Their Reassignment Surgery?

Posted 09.15.2015 | Home

Model, actress, and designer Isis King may have been born biologically male, but ever since childhood she knew she was woman. Establishing a transgend...

Isis King Talks About Caitlyn Jenner Coming Out

Posted 09.15.2015 | Home

Model, actress, and designer Isis King may have been born biologically male, but ever since childhood she knew she was woman. Establishing a transgend...

Tips From Isis King On Being Transgender

Posted 09.15.2015 | Home

Model, actress, and designer Isis King may have been born biologically male, but ever since childhood she knew she was woman. Establishing a transgend...