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The Most WTF Photos From College Textbooks

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.08.2014 | College

Some photos in textbooks make no sense at all. As college students around the country study for exams procrastinate, some turned to a Reddit threa...

8 Tips For Surviving Finals Season

Katerina Rosen | Posted 06.21.2014 | College
Katerina Rosen

Think finals week has to be a nightmare? Well, think again. Here are eight, great tips for making finals better than bearable.

Navigating Winter Break With Your College Freshman

Beverly Low | Posted 02.17.2014 | College
Beverly Low

Over the winter break, your student may accidentally refer to their college or university as "home." If this causes dizziness and a pit in your stomach, you're not alone.

Would You Pay For This During Finals?

AP | Posted 12.17.2013 | College

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Can you put a price tag on silence? The Illini Union Hotel at the University of Illinois is banking on it....

Dial-a-Carol Offers Students A Jolly Study Break

AP | CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 12.17.2013 | College

CHICAGO (AP) — The phones are jingling off the hook at Dial-a-Carol, a student-run project on the University of Illinois' Champaign campus. It's a h...

These Signs Show Why You're Not Sure If You'll Survive Final Exams

Posted 12.09.2013 | College

Final exams are upon us, bringing with it a flood of emotions and doubt about whether or not we'll make it through to winter break. Here are a few...

It's the Final Countdown -- College Students Give Tips on How to Manage Stress During Finals

Kayla Hedman | Posted 02.05.2014 | College
Kayla Hedman

External stress emerges because studying should be one's top priority, and unfortunately, no young adult likes to admit that his or her social life has to be set aside for a bit.

Mrs. Jones, Coaches, and Grandma

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 09.25.2013 | Books
William B. Bradshaw

Competent professors and teachers can make such a difference in the lives of their students.

20 GIFs That Perfectly Describe When You Cheated On Your Final

Elite Daily | Posted 07.07.2013 | College
Elite Daily

This article is syndicated with permission from partners at EliteDaily.com. Follow them on Twitter! 20. The first day you get your study pack, and ...

Senioritis: It's Not Just For High School Seniors

Dan Johnston | Posted 05.14.2013 | College
Dan Johnston

It's important to keep your grades up throughout the end of your senior year of college. If you're suffering through senioritis the second time around, here are five ways you can try to beat back the fatigue, maintain your GPA, and still have fun.

Finding a Favorite Subject at School

Zach Veach | Posted 02.16.2013 | Teen
Zach Veach

About a year ago, I had the opportunity to write a book, "99 Things Teens Wish The Knew Before Turning 16," and my publisher has allowed me to pull a few tips to share with you on study habits.

Be Kind to Yourself

Sofiya Ballin | Posted 02.13.2013 | College
Sofiya Ballin

As I stare at the kid across from me drooling on his MacBook, I'm beginning to realize that we're crossing over. I know for me, finals have gotten me so wired and uptight that I don't know if I'll ever unwind again. I've become what I thought I wouldn't.

How to Cram for Finals Without Losing Your Mind

Dan Johnston | Posted 02.13.2013 | College
Dan Johnston

The good news is, anyone can rock -- or at least pass -- a final exam without going crazy. All it just takes a little organization, some preparation, and a solid night of sleep.

A Call To Arms For The Sweatpants-Lovers

NYU Local | Posted 12.13.2012 | College

“Depressed, stressed, but well-dressed.” Often used to describe NYU students, this phrase is never more relevant than during finals week. The N...

Embracing Final Exam Week

Beverly Low | Posted 02.11.2013 | College
Beverly Low

Few events influence the atmosphere on a college campus more dramatically than a week of final exams. It's stressful. You can feel it.

The Importance of Pausing

Bijan A. Stephen | Posted 12.12.2012 | College
Bijan A. Stephen

This year, I've resolved to conscientiously object: I will make time to pause and sniff at those metaphorical roses, even if it means seeing the sun rise. So far, it's worked.

How You REALLY Study For Finals

Posted 02.04.2013 | Comedy

It's almost the holidays, which means it's exam time for lots of students out there. So as you're all sitting at a cube in the library cramming you...

A Freshman's Guide to Final Exams

Her Campus | Posted 01.29.2013 | College
Her Campus

You may or may not have taken multiple AP, IB, SAT, ACT, etc. tests during high school, but how do these compare to college exams? And how can you go about studying without a Princeton Review study book? Will these exams cause your grades to plummet?

Grading Time: I Give Up, You're All Exceptional

Rebecca Schuman | Posted 07.07.2012 | College
Rebecca Schuman

It's that magical time in collegiate life when the sum total of a student's achievement is quantified in a series of letters. And these days, those letters are usually A's.

12 Memes And Tweets For Final Exams

Posted 12.13.2012 | College

Studying? Chained to your desk? Well, we went out into the internet and brought back some memes for motivation. There were a ton about failing fin...

Taking the Stress Out of College Finals: It's National Stress Øut Week, 2012

Tamar Chansky | Posted 06.16.2012 | College
Tamar Chansky

Anxiety disorders are among the most common mental health problem on college campuses. Lowering stress levels is one goal of the National Stress Øut event, another is to dispel the stigma about seeking mental health services when help is needed.

Hundreds Of Students Caught Cheating At 'Exemplary' School

Posted 03.06.2012 | Education

Hundreds of high school seniors in Texas were caught cheating on their final exams last month. Now, officials at the southeast Houston Clear Creek Ind...

'Tis the Season, for Student Plagiarizing

Anastasia Rubis | Posted 02.22.2012 | College
Anastasia Rubis

If students want to circumvent their addiction, and avoid academic trouble, they can do what I've done in previous paragraphs. Use those funny little things called quotation marks and give credit where credit is due.

How to Get Through Finals - and Then Get Home for the Holidays

Uloop | Posted 02.15.2012 | College
Uloop

Though the end of the semester approaches, one sizable Scrooge blocks the way: finals. And no matter how much hot cocoa you drink or how many times you skip studying to watch Elf, these tests will not be holiday-cheered away.

How To Relax When Everyone Is Freaking Out About Finals

| Posted 07.09.2011 | College

By Michelle - College of Idaho I will be the first to admit that it is hard for me to relax during finals, especially when everyone around me is f...