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6 Tips for Teachers Headed Back To The Classroom

Dayna Steele | Posted 07.28.2016 | Education
Dayna Steele

In the Classroom: 101 Ways to Rock Your World was written as a gift to teachers -- new ones and the ones who have been in the trenches for years. Where would anyone of us be without a teacher at some point in our lives?

LA YOUTH RISE UP FOR HUMANITY

Adam Steel | Posted 07.26.2016 | Impact
Adam Steel

On April 29, 2016 RISE UP for Humanity: Justice for the Forgotten held their 1st Annual Rise UP youth conference with a goal to raise consciousness an...

Revitalizing Higher Education beyond the University

Gabriel Sanchez Zinny | Posted 07.25.2016 | Latino Voices
Gabriel Sanchez Zinny

As the world advances towards increasingly complex global networks, new services and technologies must rise to meet new demands. The need for qualifie...

What It's Like To Be A Muslim Student This Presidential Election

The Huffington Post | Liz Martinez | Posted 07.22.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

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In Search Of The Best College Essay Topic Ever

Sara Harberson | Posted 07.21.2016 | Education
Sara Harberson

If I could declare July, "National College Essay Topic Month," I would. Right now, there are millions of rising high school seniors wondering what they should write their college essay about. It's a nerve-wracking time for them, and it shows.

I Don't Need Another Line On My Resume

Dr. Ruth Nemzoff | Posted 07.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Ruth Nemzoff

I don't need another line of my resume. It happens to us all at different times. We realize we are no longer climbing the ladder. The lucky few suc...

How States, Cities And Universities Can Retain Foreign Entrepreneurs

Matthew La Corte | Posted 07.19.2016 | Politics
Matthew La Corte

American colleges and universities attract and educate some of the world's most talented and ambitious foreign graduate students. But thanks to restrictive immigration laws, many of these brilliant, highly-trained individuals are forced to head straight to the nearest airport upon graduation.

Making Sense Of It All

Carlos R. Moreno | Posted 07.12.2016 | Education
Carlos R. Moreno

The story I have continued to tell others is that race and socio-economic relations in this country have come a long way; that we are close to fulfilling Dr. King's dream. Maybe it's a story I believed myself. After the events of this past week, I'm faced with a more stark reality: we are not.

Mr. Push-Ups, Tony Ward Discusses His World Record For Push-Ups And Mentoring Kids

Wade Norris | Posted 07.07.2016 | Denver
Wade Norris

Recently, I got to interview Tony Ward who holds the World's record for Push Ups having completed 31,600 Push Ups in a 20 hour period. Tony Ward wa...

On Judging Millennials

Sofia Ghori Saleem | Posted 07.05.2016 | Impact
Sofia Ghori Saleem

Suddenly the seriousness of the new generation is upon is. Much has been made about the selfie generation, their whims, and narcissism. Only now as the dust settles, is it becoming increasingly clear that they are indeed mature enough to understand the world that they are taking on.

College This Fall? It's Not Too Late

Susan Henking | Posted 06.27.2016 | College
Susan Henking

For many high school students, the college admission season ended May 1, national college decision day. All those caught up in the anxiety-producing admissions frenzy must believe there's no alternative. But I know better.

SCOTUS’ DACA Ruling Piles New Burdens On Undocumented Students

Young Invincibles | Posted 07.21.2016 | Politics
Young Invincibles

By Raamish Saeed Last week's Supreme Court split decision on the Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals leaves already overburdened undocumented studen...

An Empowered Teacher: Someone Everyone Needs In His Life

Susie Wolbe | Posted 06.27.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susie Wolbe

Teachers are the rock stars of the world, and let's hope they all become empowered sooner, rather than later.

7 Characteristics of an Employable College Graduate

Anne Deeter Gallaher | Posted 06.25.2016 | Business
Anne Deeter Gallaher

As a college graduate, you now have a clearer and shorter path to increased earning potential, compounded retirement potential, and a longer and healt...

Psychology Superheroes in a California School District

Margaret Moodian | Posted 06.24.2016 | Education
Margaret Moodian

Imagine a gym full of 500 actively engaged high school students competing, cheering, and chanting, "we will psych you." You would think this was a spo...

Inaugural Intergenerational Summer Camp Launches in Southern California

Tzvi Miller | Posted 06.23.2016 | HuffPost Home
Tzvi Miller

Last week I got the chance to speak with Mr. Brice Harris, a retired man living in Pasadena, California. Harris is a resident of the Villa Gardens Retirement Community, where people live independently or with assisted living. Before retiring, Harris worked as a college professor, teaching at Occidental College, and is now an active and enthusiastic member within the Villa Gardens community.

A Gap In Justice

James Young | Posted 06.17.2016 | Queer Voices
James Young

Academic and healthcare institutions must do better at expanding educational curricula and resources to account for LGBTQ people.

#FredinChina: Digital life, new theme of Chinese exam subjects

Fred Raillard | Posted 06.14.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in Paris, Sh...

5 Things to Do If You Are Pulled Over For a DUI

Victoria Yore | Posted 06.13.2016 | College
Victoria Yore

Let's get one thing straight. People: Don't drink and drive. Just don't to it. It is dangerous for you, it is illegal, and most importantly, it is dan...

Anthony Davis and the Repercussions of a Football Career

Robert Scheer | Posted 06.10.2016 | Sports
Robert Scheer

In this week's Scheer Intelligence podcast on KCRW, Robert Scheer speaks with former USC football player Anthony Davis about living with the brain injuries Davis sustained during his celebrated career.

Hillary Clinton Is the Queerest Presidential Candidate Ever

Chris Cormier | Posted 06.10.2016 | Queer Voices
Chris Cormier

Hillary has had a queer fan base for some time now. I admit that I wasn't always part of it.

24 Hours in Prague, Czech Republic

College Tourist | Posted 06.09.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

The College Tourist By Kalee Fambrough We arrived in Prague after a night train from Krakow and to our delight - it was snowing! We had gotten a gli...

Climate Action on Campus and Beyond

Christina Bowman | Posted 07.25.2016 | Green
Christina Bowman

Following the adoption of the Paris Agreement, the question of climate ambition turned into one of climate implementation. The Paris Agreement was a s...

Why I Changed My Major And Got A Tattoo

Alayna Kennedy | Posted 06.09.2016 | College
Alayna Kennedy

In reality, I had no idea what I wanted to do. Like so many college students, I felt the overwhelming pressure to know exactly what I want to do for the rest of my life, and I tried desperately to convince other I had my goals figured out.

How My Gap Year Saved Me From The Wrong Career

Jaime van der Peijl | Posted 06.28.2016 | College
Jaime van der Peijl

I really believe there's never been a better time to take a gap year. My generation will spend more years of their life working than perhaps any other in history. So we better spend our lives doing something we enjoy.