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4 Frat Brothers Arrested Over Freshman's Alcohol Death

AP | Posted 10.24.2014 | College

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Authorities on Thursday arrested four University of Nebraska-Lincoln fraternity brothers in the alcohol-related death of a fresh...

The Hottest Faculty, The Weirdest Departments And The Best Study Spots

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.21.2014 | College

Congratulations Columbia University, you have the hottest faculty in the country, according to RateMyProfessors.com. A new ranking released Tuesday...

How Mount Holyoke's Transgender Policy Redefines Women's Education

wgbh | Kirk Carapezza | Posted 10.20.2014 | College

This fall, Mount Holyoke College in western Massachusetts became the second all women's college in the U.S. to begin accepting applications from trans...

Trojan Condoms Says These 15 Colleges Have The Healthiest Sex

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Svokos | Posted 10.21.2014 | College

Condom-maker Trojan ranks 140 major college campuses every year to see which schools are arming students with the information they need to have safe s...

Arrests, Injuries At Keene State College Pumpkin Festival

AP | Posted 10.20.2014 | College

KEENE, N.H. (AP) — Huge crowds including Keene State College students and visitors to an annual pumpkin festival in New Hampshire became unruly Satu...

7 Tips For Choosing A College Major You'll Love

Gianna Sen-Gupta | Posted 10.17.2014 | College
Gianna Sen-Gupta

Still, not knowing what to study when first starting college is normal--between 20% and 50% of students start off as undeclared. Your early years are the perfect time to explore your interests and figure out what you love doing.

Dartmouth Student Newspaper Runs Front-Page Editorial: Abolish The Greek System

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.17.2014 | College

The Dartmouth, the student newspaper for Dartmouth College, published a front-page editorial Friday calling for the end of the Ivy League school's pop...

Student Sues For Free Speech After Writing Anti-Gay Paper

AP | Posted 10.16.2014 | College

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- A former University of New Mexico student can proceed with a free speech lawsuit against the school alleging she was ostraci...

Ohio State Student Who Ran On Field Pleads Guilty

AP | Posted 10.16.2014 | College

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach has pleaded guilty to misde...

Yale Student Being Tested For Ebola

Reuters | Posted 10.16.2014 | College

By Richard Weizel NEW HAVEN, Conn., Oct 16 (Reuters) - A Connecticut hospital is testing a Yale University student with Ebola-like sym...

Women's Rowing Team Gets Naked To Fight Cancer

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.16.2014 | College

The Warwick Rowing's Women's Naked calendar was released this week, just a few months after Facebook tried to ban their images for sharing "pornograph...

Basically, No Colleges Require Students To Take Econ Classes

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.15.2014 | College

Only 3.3 percent of colleges require students to take a basic economics course, a new report finds. The American Council of Trustees and Alumni rel...

Why Blackface Parties Keep Happening At Colleges Across America

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 10.15.2014 | College

From the University Of Florida to the University of California, Irvine to Arizona State University, insensitive blackface videos, images and parties c...

For College Students, 'Consent Is Sexy'

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 10.14.2014 | College

California's new "affirmative consent" law is setting a different precedent for how college campuses handle sexual assault cases. This landmark la...

This City Sends The Most Students To Study In The U.S.

wgbh | Kirk Caprezza | Posted 10.14.2014 | College

American higher education is increasingly a global export -- something colleges and universities are selling abroad. Now, a new report from the Brooki...

The 20 Best Small Cities For College Students

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Svokos | Posted 10.14.2014 | College

Boulder, Colorado comes out on top as the best small metro for college students. The American Institute for Economic Research compiled data from va...

All-Natural Student Stress Remedy: Silencing the Mind

Marina Rogers | Posted 10.13.2014 | College
Marina Rogers

On a practical level, meditation can aid in insomnia, stress, emotional instability, depression, productivity, concentration, eating-habits, and the list goes on... As students, we are all subject to these difficulties associated with academic endeavors.

Tyler Kingkade

Colleges Are Reporting More Sexual Assaults, And That's A Great Sign

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.12.2014 | College

Earlier this month, colleges and universities nationwide released their annual campus crime reports, and the good news is that many schools accused of...

Tyler Kingkade

Student Government Afraid To Fund 'Sex Week,' Says It Could Be 'Dangerous'

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.08.2014 | College

The student government at East Tennessee State University voted Tuesday against providing funding for a student group that wanted to organize a "Sex W...

Tyler Kingkade

Using College Mental Health Services Can Lead To Students Getting Removed From Campus

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.14.2014 | College

Rachel Williams restarted her collegiate career in fall 2013, but that wasn't her decision. As a freshman who had dealt with severe bulimia and a...

If You Live On Campus, You Might Be Getting Ripped Off

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.06.2014 | College

If you are living on campus, chances are you're getting ripped off. Most colleges and universities charge much more to live in on campus housing t...

Hundreds Of Harvard Students Who Were Emailed A Threat Got An Apology Too

AP | Posted 10.05.2014 | College

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- Hundreds of students and other people affiliated with Harvard University who got a threatening email have received a second m...

UNM Apologizes After Conservative Backlash Over Sex Week

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.03.2014 | College

The University of New Mexico apologized Wednesday for some of its campus "Sex Week" events after outcry from conservative students that allowing free ...

Tyler Kingkade

Lehigh Off The Hook In Racial Harassment Investigation

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.02.2014 | College

The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights has ended its investigation into claims of a racially hostile environment at Lehigh Univers...

Tyler Kingkade

Activists Use 'Classic Porn' Imagery To Promote Consent At Colleges

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.02.2014 | College

Women's advocacy group UltraViolet launched a new campaign Thursday to promote consent before sex among college students and to keep pressure on colle...