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13 Unexpected Items Every College Kid Needs

Domino | Posted 07.08.2014 | HuffPost Home
Domino

We asked real college kids which items are necessary -- and so often forgotten -- when heading to campus.

How to Eat for a Full Day Without Leaving the Dorm

Spoon University | Posted 03.24.2014 | College
Spoon University

If you live in a dorm whose dining hall isn't open on the weekends, or if you are just too lazy to leave the building, here's a way you can go a full day eating satisfying meals without leaving your dorm floor.

Coolio Lifebombs College Kids, Sings His Biggest Hit

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.09.2013 | Comedy

What even is this video? Okay, let us explain: According to Blog Preston, Coolio (AKA Artis Leon Ivey Jr) began his world tour at Ships and Giggle...

Flying to College: 4 Tips to Avoid Baggage Fees

Courtland Thomas | Posted 10.16.2013 | College
Courtland Thomas

When it comes to orientation week (and any other in-between semester breaks), there are many, many advantages involved in flying. How's a comprehensive guide to do so.

Let Your Children Live in College Dorms

Rebecca Joseph | Posted 07.15.2013 | College
Rebecca Joseph

Parents all have reasons why they want their children to commute. Surprisingly, for all social-economic levels, finances are not the major obstacle as the parents can either afford to pay for housing or financial aid will cover the majority of the costs.

Living on Campus Builds Lifelong Skills

Donna Randall | Posted 02.12.2013 | College
Donna Randall

When students are in residence on a college campus, their learning extends far beyond the classroom. They learn to appreciate the "other."

A Bizarre Anti-Gay 'Thanksgiving Message' For Students

Posted 11.26.2012 | Gay Voices

An anti-gay pundit's bizarre "Thanksgiving message" is making the blogosphere rounds. Recalling the story of a Catholic resident assistant (RA) at...

College-Bound Excess: Competitive Parenting or Retail Therapy?

Nancy Berk, Ph.D. | Posted 11.21.2012 | Fifty
Nancy Berk, Ph.D.

While some might roll their eyes, it shouldn't surprise us that designer dorm rooms have popped up on campus or that parents are snapping up non-essentials for their students. Is it a good idea? That's a whole other story, but here are a few reasons why parents might break the bank....

Which Type Of Dorm Is Best For You?

| Posted 07.13.2012 | Teen

By Ali Robertson Dorm life: it’s a trademark of the college lifestyle, and it’s a world unlike any other. College is one of the few times when ...