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School on Wheels Is Beacon of Hope for Students Impacted By Homelessness

School on Wheels of Massachusetts | Posted 07.03.2014 | Impact
School on Wheels of Massachusetts

When University of Massachusetts Dartmouth senior Kerenne Paul crosses the stage in her cap and gown on Friday, May 16, the occasion will be a day of firsts for the 22-year-old formerly homeless undergraduate and her mentors at the non-profit organization, SOWMA.

Hard Homecoming to Florida After Zimmerman Decision

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 09.25.2013 | Black Voices
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By Natalie Johnson, journalism student at Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University I was in the student lounge alone for about 40 minutes befor...

The Perils of Re-entry

Judy Bolton-Fasman | Posted 08.10.2013 | Parents
Judy Bolton-Fasman

Just as spacecraft re-entry can be a very tricky business, so is acclimating your college freshman back to home life.

No Grades for Cancer: Redefining Success as a Student

Elise Frame | Posted 05.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Elise Frame

When I was diagnosed with cancer in the middle of college, I threw myself into the study of being a "good" cancer patient. But it didn't take long for me to realize that cancer doesn't play favorites with the teacher's pets.

Engineering the Student Experience

Robert E. Johnson | Posted 01.13.2013 | College
Robert E. Johnson

For students, the real-world institutional experience -- the socialization, the sheer human contact with peers, faculty, and the institution at large -- can be one of the richest and most rewarding aspects of the college years.

Student May Not Have Intended To Commit Suicide Following Rapist's Acquittal

The Huffington Post | Allie Compton | Posted 10.31.2012 | College

Doctors are revisiting the case of Kayley Howson, a UK college student who committed suicide four years ago after learning her alleged rapist had been...

Student Attempts Kidnapping 12-Year-Old

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.07.2012 | College

An alert Japanese taxi driver foiled a college student's attempt to kidnap a 12-year-old girl in a duffel bag, several outlets reported. The suspec...

WATCH: Dude Sinks 90 One-handed Three-pointers In A Row

Posted 07.24.2012 | College

Sign Andrew Gosselin up for the Dream Team because he hits one-handed threes in his sleep. Gosselin, a student at Bentley University and a guard on...

College Student In Smart Car Crashes Into Cops, Believes They Are Al-Qaida

The Huffington Post | Anna Susman | Posted 07.03.2012 | College

Smart cars are only as smart as their drivers. A University of Iowa student challenged the reputation of the tiny cars this weekend when he allege...

Tyler Kingkade

NYU Freshman Gets 10K Signatures To Remove Chick-fil-A

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.02.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- Hillary Dworkoski thinks it's ridiculous that there's a Chick-fil-A located on New York University's campus. Dworkoski, a freshman at N...

Student Resigns As Student President, Then Robs A Bank?

Posted 03.05.2012 | College

When Meghan Darcy Melnyk resigned from her position as student body president of Mount Royal University last month, she told others she was "burnt out...

UC Berkeley Student In Coma After Falling Off Frat House

Posted 03.02.2012 | College

A student at the University of California, Berkeley is in a coma and listed in critical condition after falling nearly three stories off of the side o...

College Students Flock To Green Degrees

usatoday.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With an increased interest in the environment and growth in the "green collar" job sector, colleges and universities are beginning to incorporate sust...

Respect Our Vote: College Democrats Launch Nationwide Campaign to Protect Students' Rights

Katie Naranjo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Katie Naranjo

While Senator Obama continues to build a relationship between the youth and the political process, it is up to us to voice our vote in the most important election of our lifetime.

Teen Drives On One Tank Of Gas For Entire Summer (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

20-year-old Danni Brancaccio vowed to drive the entire summer on one tank of gas. With 238 miles and 55 days behind her, the Portland, Oregon teen has...