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Why You Should Take On a College Minor

Why You Should Take On a College Minor

Think of minors as toppings on your college diploma ice cream sundae.

Alison Graham
Published December 3, 2014
Trash or Stash: Determining the Value of Class Materials

Trash or Stash: Determining the Value of Class Materials

Determine which of your class materials can be useful for studying and which to toss before you end up with papers piled to the ceiling!

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published October 6, 2015
Keeping out of the Sophomore Slump

Keeping out of the Sophomore Slump

Kristen shares advice on getting through and excelling during the sophomore year.

By Kristen Lemaster
Published September 12, 2012
Navigating College Fairs

Navigating College Fairs

If navigated properly, these events can help tremendously to obtain necessary college information and become acquainted with new aspects of schools.

Francesca Kavalir
Published December 4, 2014
Creating the Perfect (Teacher-Permitted) Exam "Cheat Sheet"

Creating the Perfect (Teacher-Permitted) Exam "Cheat Sheet"

Great news: your teacher is permitting a “cheat sheet” for the exam. But, with so much information on the exam, how do you decide what to include?

Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published October 6, 2015
PayPal CEO Pays Students $100K to Quit College

PayPal CEO Pays Students $100K to Quit College

Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal. Image courtesy of The Thiel Foundation.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 2, 2011
My First 4 Weeks of College

My First 4 Weeks of College

Laura gives an honest account of the first few weeks of college.

By Laura Magerkurth
Published September 12, 2012
Study Shows Binge Drinking Could Impact Brain Development in College Students

Study Shows Binge Drinking Could Impact Brain Development in College Students

Two college students drink alcohol.

Published June 2, 2011
America’s 10 Best Colleges and Their Scholarships

America’s 10 Best Colleges and Their Scholarships

We count down American's 10 Best Colleges.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 18, 2012
Democratic Debate: Presidential Hopefuls on College Costs

Democratic Debate: Presidential Hopefuls on College Costs

One issue of particular importance that has been up for discussion has been higher education. More specifically, the costs and debt associated with higher education are what make it a hot button issue.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 14, 2015
Student Pays Tuition with Mail-In Rebates

Student Pays Tuition with Mail-In Rebates

Student pays tuition bill with mail-in rebates.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 13, 2012
Top 10 Articles of 2014

Top 10 Articles of 2014

We’ve ranked Fastweb users’ top ten favorite articles from the past year and wanted to share - just in case you may have missed one or two.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 12, 2014
21 Best College Burgers

21 Best College Burgers

Did your favorite college burger joint make the cut?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 15, 2015
Second Semester Motivational Tips

Second Semester Motivational Tips

How on earth can we keep ourselves motivated when the end seems so close and yet so far?

McKenzie Nevins
Published December 12, 2014
Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for 2012

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for 2012

What's your New Year's Resolution?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 27, 2011
School Support

School Support

Whether your issue is personal, health-related, financial or social, there’s likely somewhere on campus suited specially to assist you in your time of need.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 3, 2013
School & Your Part-Time Job

School & Your Part-Time Job

You just have to find the perfect balance for yourself, and then you’ll be on track to making good grades and making money!

Bailey VanNatta
Published December 15, 2014
Happy St. Patrick's Day Quiz

Happy St. Patrick's Day Quiz

Do you have the luck of the Irish? Find out by taking this St. Paddy's Day quiz!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 20, 2014
How to Impress Potential Colleges

How to Impress Potential Colleges

If you read your essays and conclude that it's your very best effort, admissions officers will likely see that, too.

Maya Moritz
Published December 15, 2014
New Recruiting Tool: Companies Promise to Help Pay Student Loans

New Recruiting Tool: Companies Promise to Help Pay Student Loans

Companies promise to help employees repay student loans.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 21, 2015