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Hispanic Celebs Dish on College Advice

Hispanic Celebs Dish on College Advice

Ever look at successful people and wonder how they got there? Next Step asked five celebs their advice on how to have a successful college experience. Here’s what they want you ...

Next Step Magazine
Published June 8, 2007
Unique Concerns of First-Generation College Students

Unique Concerns of First-Generation College Students

While some students’ eyes may glaze over when their parents recall their college days, these students have an advantage. First-generation college students who are the first in their immediate family to ...

By Bridget Kulla
Published June 4, 2008
How to Stay Safe on a College Campus

How to Stay Safe on a College Campus

Find out how to stay safe on a college campus with these tips.

The Pittsburgh Tribune--Review via YellowBrix
Published August 31, 2010
Organize an Auction or Raffle-- and Make Some Extra Cash

Organize an Auction or Raffle-- and Make Some Extra Cash

Tough times call for tough measures. If you don’t have time to get a part-time job, but need some extra cash, here’s an idea—conduct your own auction or raffle. First things ...

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published January 25, 2010
Does Jersey Shore Belong on a College Campus?

Does Jersey Shore Belong on a College Campus?

Photo: Ian Spanier/MTV

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 1, 2011
The Joys and Woes of a Commuter

The Joys and Woes of a Commuter

Every commuter has experience different pros and cons of the trek to and from class.

Kara Nelson
Published November 15, 2013
20 of the Coolest College Start-ups Ever

20 of the Coolest College Start-ups Ever

From Google and Microsoft, to companies based out of dorm rooms that you have not even heard of yet, start-ups continue to revolutionize the world.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 24, 2015
Big Brands’ Best “Back to School” Sales EVER

Big Brands’ Best “Back to School” Sales EVER

These top big brands’ back to school sales this year allow you to set-up your semester with style.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 6, 2016
10 Ways to Get Excited about Your Future College (Even If It Wasn’t Your First Choice)

10 Ways to Get Excited about Your Future College (Even If It Wasn’t Your First Choice)

Regardless of the school you’ve ended up committing to, it’s all about perspective and learning more about the great aspects of your future college.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 18, 2016
500 Words, No Problem: 5 Tips for Staying Within the Admissions Essay Word Limit

500 Words, No Problem: 5 Tips for Staying Within the Admissions Essay Word Limit

Follow Kizzy's advice for a great college admissions essay.

By Kizzy Preston
Published November 2, 2011
Where to Begin Your Scholarship Search

Where to Begin Your Scholarship Search

Sorry to break the reminiscence, but colleges are asking for a whole lot more than your savings held in Mr. Oinkers.

Francesca Kavalir
Published September 24, 2014
Past, Present & Future: Motivation to Finish High School & Plan Your Next Move

Past, Present & Future: Motivation to Finish High School & Plan Your Next Move

No matter what your post-high school plans may be, here are some tips help you successful plan for any given scenario.

Riley Harrison
Published May 19, 2016
USA Today Reports NCAA Basketball Players Earn $120K

USA Today Reports NCAA Basketball Players Earn $120K

College basketball athletes are making $120K a year. Photo: Rudy.R on Flickr

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 31, 2011
True or False? Freshmen 15

True or False? Freshmen 15

Freshmen 15 is a myth, but college students still need to focus on maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 4, 2014
Second Semester Start-up

Second Semester Start-up

Successfully kick-start your second semester with a little extra effort.

Brandon Huffman
Published January 22, 2013
Dealing with a Bad Professor

Dealing with a Bad Professor

It’s a fact of college-student life: you’re going to have at least one professor that you dislike.

Samantha Starkey
Published September 29, 2014
30 Fun Ways to Customize Your Locker

30 Fun Ways to Customize Your Locker

Check out these fun ways to customize and decorate your locker!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 6, 2016
Tips for Succeeding in Your Online Courses

Tips for Succeeding in Your Online Courses

Here are some tips to help you stay on task and succeed in an online course.

Madison Sheldrake
Published May 19, 2016
Students Seeking Arrangements

Students Seeking Arrangements

With the rising cost of tuition, many students are finding themselves in tight financial situations, causing them to turn to "sugar" arrangements.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 22, 2013
Student Volunteer Opportunities You'll Love

Student Volunteer Opportunities You'll Love

Take some time this year to pause and reflect on what you’re thankful for.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 10, 2015