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5 Things Everyone Needs to Know Before Starting College

Anne Hilker | Posted 07.22.2016 | College
Anne Hilker

Just before I enrolled in my university, I devoured articles like “7 Things Freshmen Need to Survive,” and “3 Things I Wish I Knew Before Colleg...

All-Girls Soccer Team Provides Community For Undocumented Immigrants

The Huffington Post | Madeline Diamond | Posted 07.14.2016 | Latino Voices

The Safe Passage Project, a nonprofit organization that provides legal assistance to immigrant minors, is using soccer to provide undocumented high sc...

5 Things Every College Freshman Should Know

Lauren Galley | Posted 07.14.2016 | College
Lauren Galley

1. Time Is Money College is basically high school on steroids when it comes to managing your time. The first thing you should do after being accepted ...

Homeless Teen Graduates High School 2 Years Early With 4.0 GPA

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 06.24.2016 | Good News

One teen maintained her determination and A+ attitude through tough times, and now she's looking forward to a brilliant future ahead. Destyni Tyree, ...

Moscow: A City Guide to Russia's Capital

College Tourist | Posted 06.09.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

The College Tourist By Evan Przesiecki Moscow: The capital of the Motherland. It's the largest easternmost city on the European continent and is any...

Seven Reasons to Study Abroad in Eastern Europe

Becky Hayes | Posted 06.01.2016 | Travel
Becky Hayes

When I was a junior at the University of Vermont, I told my study abroad adviser only two things; I'll go anywhere in the world, but it has to be cheap. As student loans began piling up, my parents were less than enthused about the prospect of spending even more money on a trip abroad.

Iran Punishes Dozens Of Partying College Students With 99 Lashes Each

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 05.27.2016 | World

More than 30 Iranian college students who were caught partying at a recent graduation celebration were promptly arrested and given 99 lashes each. The...

It's Time to Rebrand Sleep

Elizabeth Rizor | Posted 05.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Rizor

In my experience, sleep has allowed me to let go of negative emotions and more quickly recall test material, which means less wasted time tiredly staring at a textbook.

Declaration Day: The Road To College Is Paved With $hpilki$

Vicki Abelson | Posted 05.02.2016 | College
Vicki Abelson

The current college process is one of the most challenging ordeals I've ever lived through. My own was simple. I applied to the school I wanted to att...

4 Characteristics Of An Effective Business Coach

Matt Fore | Posted 04.21.2016 | Business
Matt Fore

I can say from personal experience, there is no better money spent than on a true coach and mentor. Invest in yourself and do what you are asked to do even when it takes you out of your comfort zone.

Why I Didn't Testify Against the Man Who Abused Me Before My Coma

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 04.06.2016 | Women
Amy Oestreicher

My secret made me sick. All that anger, guilt and confusion. I felt it in my stomach. And two weeks after I turned 18 years old, my stomach exploded due to a blood clot, which later was hypothesized to be caused from a stress ulcer. My molestation was a very stressful secret. Suddenly, my family could keep no secrets.

When it Comes to Your Career...DREAM BIGGER! 3 Things to Think About

Garrett Mintz | Posted 03.29.2016 | College
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Garrett Mintz

When it comes to deciding your career, don't be afraid to think big! Almost every college student has a similar amount of career experience, give or take an internship or two. That is to say, not that much.

Sarajevo: the city steeped in stories

THINK Global School | Posted 03.28.2016 | Travel
THINK Global School

The tram, adorned in a blanket of graffiti, makes its first stop since I stepped on. The tired doors creak open to reveal the mall. Home to all the fo...

Healing Through Our Voices: What to Say (and Not Say) to a Survivor of Sexual Assault

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 03.25.2016 | Women
Amy Oestreicher

Everyone has a place in sexual assault prevention. According to RAINN, an average of 68% of assaults in the last five years were not reported.  Toget...

This Stunning Pro-Black Google Doodle Was Created By A 15-Year-Old

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 03.22.2016 | Black Voices

The Google Doodle for Monday is refreshingly pro-black. It features a young black woman surrounded by colorful, affirming symbols of blackness, includ...

NYC Students Give Inspiring Answers For Their Ideal High School Experience

HuffPost Rise | Kira Brekke | Posted 03.21.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

The Future Project, an organization dedicated to helping students across the country, asked students in New York City what they thought about high sch...

The Powerful Lesson I Learned Speaking to FMCC Students about Mental Health

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 03.16.2016 | College
Amy Oestreicher

Last week, I was asked to present my mental health and disability advocacy program at Fulton Montgomery Community College by the student-run ABLE club...

Michelle Obama Surprised Elementary Students, Their Reactions Were Priceless

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 03.07.2016 | Black Voices

A photo posted by First Lady Michelle Obama (@michelleobama) on Mar 3, 2016 at 12:13pm PST Once again, FLOTUS is doing it for the babies. Firs...

Remembering T. J. Bowman and the Trailer Classroom

Randy Turner | Posted 03.01.2016 | Education
Randy Turner

T. J. Bowman wasn't the first Diamond, Missouri Middle School student I met as I prepared for my first year as a classroom teacher. That dubious hono...

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 fourth- and fifth-grad...

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

Walk into most high school gyms, and you’ll likely see a few commonalities: There’ll be a set of uncomfortable wooden bleachers, a glass case full...

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.