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Smoking Bans Coming to a Campus Near You

Smoking Bans Coming to a Campus Near You

Approximately 711 campuses have smoking bans. Should they be allowed?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 29, 2012
Berkeley Student Creates Automated Dorm Room, BRAD

Berkeley Student Creates Automated Dorm Room, BRAD

Berkeley freshman creates the perfect dorm room. Photo courtesy of Derek Low.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 10, 2012
College Alumni Associations

College Alumni Associations

As a college student, what can your school's alumni association offer you? Alumni associations provide a variety of services for students after they graduate, but they can also benefit students while ...

By Elisa Kronish
Published June 4, 2008
Top 10 Places for Students to Give Back

Top 10 Places for Students to Give Back

Volunteering can be as easy—and enjoyable—as pie if you seek out the right opportunities.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 11, 2016
4 Fast Food Jobs That’ll Help Pay Your College Tuition

4 Fast Food Jobs That’ll Help Pay Your College Tuition

You may want to consider getting a job at one of the following restaurants and receive some serious tuition benefits.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 15, 2016
Recent College Grad? 10 Best Cities to Start Your Career

Recent College Grad? 10 Best Cities to Start Your Career

Still looking for an entry-level job? Try one of these 10 cities.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 14, 2011
How to Handle the Final Load: Spring Semester Edition

How to Handle the Final Load: Spring Semester Edition

Get through finals without losing your mind.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 26, 2014
How a Non-Profit Can Pay Your Tuition

How a Non-Profit Can Pay Your Tuition

Helping out in your community can earn you cash for college.

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published April 21, 2009
Party Excess

Party Excess

Don’t get us wrong –there’s nothing wrong with having fun with friends – in fact; it’s wonderful to have a healthy social life. Keyword: healthy.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 8, 2015
College Campuses React to Bin Laden’s Death

College Campuses React to Bin Laden’s Death

Celebrations at Ground Zero. Image: Dan Nguyen @ New York City via Flickr.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 2, 2011
7 Tips to Get Into the College of Your Dreams

7 Tips to Get Into the College of Your Dreams

Follow these seven pieces of advice to get into your dream school.

By Dante Jordan
Published October 26, 2011
Oops! You’ve Been Flunked!

Oops! You’ve Been Flunked!

Surprisingly, failing is not the end of the world.

By Chris Diehl
Published April 21, 2009
5 Tips and Tricks to Make Your Finals Week a Success

5 Tips and Tricks to Make Your Finals Week a Success

Want to have a successful finals week? Fillow these five tips.

By Alaina Martini
Published December 5, 2011
How to Become a Morning Person

How to Become a Morning Person

Once you become a morning person, you'll feel ready to conquer all day, every day.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 8, 2016
Life at a Huge School

Life at a Huge School

Life at a huge school is quite different than what I thought it would be. I went to an extremely small high school (approximately 800 students) and it got to be ...

by Betsy Huang
Published June 8, 2007
Academic Freedom vs. Adult Content

Academic Freedom vs. Adult Content

Teachers have academic rights but students do, too.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 27, 2012
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
So What Advice Would You Give an Underclassman?

So What Advice Would You Give an Underclassman?

A high school senior shares her high school advice for underclassmen.

By Laura Magerkurth
Published September 7, 2011
Academic Adjustments

Academic Adjustments

If you graduated high school near the top of your class, you probably didn't see many B's or C's on your report cards. And chances are you had a comfortable routine ...

By Stephen Borkowski
Published September 2, 2008
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