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Here's How To Reverse The Record-Low Youth Vote

Paul Loeb | Posted 12.27.2015 | Politics
Paul Loeb

We walk students through the new voter laws, because, unfortunately, they risk being disenfranchised if we don't. Community groups need to do the same for those they reach.

The New Hall Art Collection: A Unique Perspective on Women Art in a Women's College

Tara Heuzé-S. | Posted 07.06.2015 | Arts
Tara Heuzé-S.

These are the words written on the artwork Birds (2012) by Tracey Emin, which was hung up in the corridor leading to the Rosemary Murray Library just before the beginning of the infamous Easter term, also known as exam term.

Study Abroad: It's Not All Black and White

Jordyn Holman | Posted 06.08.2015 | Black Voices
Jordyn Holman

Though an unprecedented amount of American student are choosing to study abroad today, the number of minority students involved in study programs is not rising proportionately. Minority students make up a small percentage of people who decide to study abroad.

Free Devices Will Help 1 Million U.K. Students Learn To Code

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 03.16.2015 | Good News

Coding is the door to the digital future, and kids are holding the key. On Thursday, the BBC launched a major initiative called Make it Digital th...

University of Alabama Elects First African American SGA President in Nearly 40 Years

Amanda Bennett | Posted 05.11.2015 | College
Amanda Bennett

In the wake of several years of racial issues on campus, Elliot Spillers' victory is significant. It can be perceived as a reinforcement of the fact that change at the University of Alabama and other universities across the country is inevitable.

From the Court to the Courtroom: Why It's Unconstitutional for Fort Bragg High School to Silence Mendocino's Student-Athletes

Cynthia Liu | Posted 03.16.2015 | Education
Cynthia Liu

I believe that Fort Bragg's decision restricts much more speech than reasonably necessary. I believe that Fort Bragg's decision was made because they didn't want any any disruption to the tournament.

Don't Let Rolling Stone's Bad Journalism Hurt The Anti-Rape Movement

Literally, Darling | Posted 02.05.2015 | Women
Literally, Darling

Don't let the holes in this story diminish your rage, do not let the fire burning across our schools and nation be smothered by shoddy journalism and a troubled and traumatized girl who has clearly suffered.

We Need the Humanities As Much As Science to Solve the World's Problems

Paul_Smith | Posted 12.10.2014 | Education

Scientists and artists -- there are no two cultures. There's one human culture with myriad manifestations. Let's get it together, approach the world as one and see that world in a grain of sand once more.

This Girl's Dark But Powerful Song Will Blow You Away

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 04.30.2014 | Teen

Molly Kate Kestner is a high school senior from Minnesota with an incredible voice and some serious songwriting skills. A video of Molly performin...

Teacher Accused Of Giving Student A Birthday Lap Dance In Class

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 04.29.2014 | Weird News

A 42-year-old teacher performed a "full contact" lap dance on a middle school student in front of his Texas classmates, authorities allege. Felicia...

Clothing Company Betabrand Hires Ph.D. Students As Models

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 03.13.2014 | Style

Well, this is a pleasant surprise. With all the awful Photoshop fails surrounding clothing retailers on a daily basis, it is really refreshing whe...

These 10 Internships Pay More Than Your Job Does

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.03.2014 | College

Brace yourself. The amount these interns are raking in is enough to make you spit out your coffee., a platform for employees to anon...

Elite University Told The Wrong Applicants They Were Admitted

AP | Posted 02.13.2014 | College

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- Officials at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are apologizing after erroneously telling some applicants that they ha...

25 Fake Letters Warning Students Not To Masturbate In Dorm Showers

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.27.2014 | College

If you're a guy in college, or just someone who happened to be a dorm bathroom, you may have come across a request from your school to not masturbate....

Why I Had to Travel Halfway Across the Globe for University

Julian Tan | Posted 03.25.2014 | World
Julian Tan

Education in Malaysia needs reforming, race-based policies in Malaysia need reconsidering and people in power need to realize this. Because whilst we might be able to afford the loss of a few bright Malaysians from Malaysia, we cannot afford a continued exodus of them.

Student Pays His Entire Tuition In $1 Bills

AP | Posted 03.24.2014 | College

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A University of Utah student says he paid his tuition bill with 2,000 one-dollar bills as a silent protest against the rising ...

Teen's Fingers Amputated After Night Of Drinking

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 01.24.2014 | Crime

A University of Minnesota-Duluth student has had her fingers and thumbs amputated after nearly freezing to death in December following a drinking game...

HIV-Positive Student Accused Of Secretly Infecting Others, Filmed It

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.06.2014 | College

Prosecutors in Missouri are hoping to hear from acquaintances of Michael Johnson, a former student of Lindenwood University, who has been accused of k...

Student Dressed As 'Arcade Fire' And Brought A Flamethrower To A Party

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

If you bring a flamethrower to a costume party, there's a good chance everything will get shut down. Just ask Inigo Lapwood. Lapwood, a 20-year-old...

Cameron Fuels the Folly of British Isolationism

David Miles | Posted 03.30.2013 | World
David Miles

Possibly the most stand out moment of levity in David Cameron's speech on Wednesday announcing an 'in/out' referendum on Britain's EU membership within the next 5 years was when he said: "It is time to settle this European question in British politics."

Young Students Hiding Intelligence, Talent To Avoid Bullying: Study

Posted 11.20.2012 | Education

More than 90 percent of British children have been bullied or have witnessed someone being bullied due to their intelligence or talent, a survey by th...

How To Write The Perfect Personal Statement

Alex Dyer | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Alex Dyer

Remember, you'll be up against thousands of others who are also pitching their case to the universities, so whatever you write needs to be good.

Where Bankers Are Priced Out, Students Move In

Reuters | Posted 09.08.2012 | Money

By Brenda Goh LONDON, July 9 (Reuters) - Floor to ceiling windows, chairs by French designer Philippe Starck, four-poster beds and a s...

Five Best Ways To Revise For Exams, By An Oxbridge Applications Consultant

Sarah Slater | Posted 07.18.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Sarah Slater

Students all over the world are facing the music with school exams in full swing at the moment - not to mention finals for those already at university. And with students being tested on more information across a wide range of subjects, remembering what you've been taught is vital.

Schools Should Embrace Difference in Pupils to Encourage Success

Laura McGuire | Posted 01.14.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Laura McGuire

I ended up changing jobs four times in four years before starting my own company this year at the age of 21. In that time I felt confident that I had learned what I needed to know in order to survive in business, and ultimately how to deal with others.