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8-year-old Wins $25,000 Scholarship for Inventing a Peanut Butter Sandwich

8-year-old Wins $25,000 Scholarship for Inventing a Peanut Butter Sandwich

One 8-year-old won a $25,000 scholarship from Jif for creating a sandwich using peanut butter.

By Leah Westfall
Published March 21, 2011
Tuition Increases & Aid Reductions: Will You Be Paying More for School?

Tuition Increases & Aid Reductions: Will You Be Paying More for School?

Tuition increases and aid reductions. Will it affect you?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 12, 2011
So You Don't Know How to Study...

So You Don't Know How to Study...

Many high schoolers, when faced with an upcoming test, make the statement, "I don't know how to study."

Paige Sheffield
Published February 25, 2014
Major Retailers Holiday Return Policies to Know

Major Retailers Holiday Return Policies to Know

Wrong size, wrong color or just plain ugly? While you're probably feeling thankful for gifts you've received this holiday season, you can also feel thankful for the option to return them ...

By Leah Westfall
Published December 14, 2012
Your Guide to Taking On a Summer Semester

Your Guide to Taking On a Summer Semester

Just like everything in college, there is a variety of options for where students can take the classes they’re interested in over the summer.

Laura Magerkurth
Published May 4, 2015
30 Holiday Gifts for $30 and Under

30 Holiday Gifts for $30 and Under

You don't have to spend a lot for great gifts...if you know where to find them.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 16, 2012
What's Your Status?

What's Your Status?

When you're an applicant, people reviewing your application don't know you personally. To them, you are the online presence - whether you like it or not!

Published February 16, 2016
5 Ways to Get Ahead Over Summer Break

5 Ways to Get Ahead Over Summer Break

Kizzy shares five things you can do to get ahead this summer.

By Kizzy Preston
Published May 12, 2014
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
The ROTC Option

The ROTC Option

If your teen is willing to work hard in return to get someone else to pay for college, he or she can consider enrolling in Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, or ROTC. ...

By Laura Jeanne Hammond
Published June 4, 2008
Summer Bucket List for High School Students

Summer Bucket List for High School Students

Whether you’re a high school junior or senior, there’s plenty to do this summer.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 11, 2016
The Best Ways to Get to Know Your Professor

The Best Ways to Get to Know Your Professor

It’s really in a student’s best interest to get to know their professors as much as possible, because one never knows what it can lead to!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 7, 2016
Moving Day Misery

Moving Day Misery

Even when everything goes smoothly moving day is stressful. It's even worse when you have to deal with bad weather, a contentious landlord or both. Fastweb users share some of their ...

By Contributing Fastweb members
Published June 5, 2007
Alternative Ways to Spend Your Spring Break

Alternative Ways to Spend Your Spring Break

Use your alternative spring break to amp up your job search.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 7, 2017
How to Stay Safe this Halloween on Your College Campus

How to Stay Safe this Halloween on Your College Campus

For over three decades, Ohio University has been known for its Halloween celebration. The party fills the streets as tens of thousands of Halloween celebrators descend onto the town of Athens. ...

By Leah Westfall
Published October 8, 2010
Memorize THIS! Memorization Techniques that Work

Memorize THIS! Memorization Techniques that Work

Try these memorization techniques next time you're sitting down to study!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 20, 2016
Say Hello to That 4.0!

Say Hello to That 4.0!

Go on, smarty pants, show this semester who's boss!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 12, 2014
Ready for College? 1 in 4 High School Seniors Are Not

Ready for College? 1 in 4 High School Seniors Are Not

Be college ready with these helpful tips.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 18, 2011
Coping with a Bad Roommate

Coping with a Bad Roommate

When your roommate is a nightmare, you can choose to deal with it in different ways. Choose wisely!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 14, 2016
Just Say No to Facebook

Just Say No to Facebook

No one likes a boring day. When you're sitting there doing nothing, you feel like an unproductive loser. That's why I like to pile on as many things as possible. But ...

Published June 4, 2008