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Students Arrested in SAT Cheating Scandal

Students Arrested in SAT Cheating Scandal

Seven students arrested in Great Neck, NY in SAT cheating scandal.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 30, 2011
To Pledge or Not to Pledge: Pros and Cons of Frat Life

To Pledge or Not to Pledge: Pros and Cons of Frat Life

Dante highlights the pros and cons of Greek life.

By Dante Jordan
Published November 17, 2011
Top 10 Things that College Taught Us About Life

Top 10 Things that College Taught Us About Life

1. Dorms College is a time of extreme freedom but, let’s face it, not everything about college screams unfettered space. Students don’t usually have a lot of extra money and ...

By Adam Starr via MonsterCollege.com
Published December 14, 2009
2013's Top 10 Best Values in Public Colleges

2013's Top 10 Best Values in Public Colleges

Looking for value in a college? There are plenty of options out there.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 4, 2013
Student Pays $14,309 Tuition Payment in $1 Bills

Student Pays $14,309 Tuition Payment in $1 Bills

University of Colorado -- Boulder

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 24, 2011
Student Advice on Freshman Year

Student Advice on Freshman Year

College life is looming. Wouldn't it be nice to get some pointers on making the most of college? Fastweb polled students across the country for their top tips for a ...

Published April 6, 2016
15 College Dorms with Crazy-Awesome Amenities

15 College Dorms with Crazy-Awesome Amenities

Many of these dorms are more luxury resort hotels than typical college residence halls.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 10, 2014
The Simplest Way to Write an Essay

The Simplest Way to Write an Essay

By creating an essay outline and gathering all the information before writing the actual essay, the essay essentially writes itself.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 11, 2014
10 Awesome Apps for Students

10 Awesome Apps for Students

Photo courtesy of Apple.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 8, 2012
Initial Issues

Initial Issues

Want to improve your GPA? You may want to change your name.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 11, 2012
Harvard MBA Grad Pays Off $101K in Student Debt in Seven Months

Harvard MBA Grad Pays Off $101K in Student Debt in Seven Months

Joe Mihalic paid off over $100K in student debt in seven months. Photo courtesy of Joe Mihalic.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 18, 2012
Best Smartphone Apps for Students

Best Smartphone Apps for Students

Photo Courtesy of Apple.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 3, 2011
Brain Food: 20 Healthy, Affordable Study Snacks

Brain Food: 20 Healthy, Affordable Study Snacks

Many of these snacks are accessible in college meal programs - or anywhere else, for that matter.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 20, 2014
NCAA's Clearinghouse Rules - Who's Looking Out for the Student-Athlete?

NCAA's Clearinghouse Rules - Who's Looking Out for the Student-Athlete?

Who's Looking Out for the Student Athlete?

By Richard Pound
Published April 21, 2009
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
Jobs for the Jobless

Jobs for the Jobless

Utilize these unique opportunities until you find your dream job.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 26, 2014
The Hardest College Courses

The Hardest College Courses

If you find any of the following courses particularly easy or awesome, consider yourself lucky, smarty-pants!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 12, 2014
Live With Your Parents After Graduation?

Live With Your Parents After Graduation?

If you’re thinking about moving back home with your parents after graduation or have already done so, ask yourself this: Do the pros not only outweigh the cons, but substantially so? ...

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published April 21, 2009
The Best Study Music: What to Listen to While Studying

The Best Study Music: What to Listen to While Studying

Whether you listen to any of these recommendations, Miley Cyrus, Tupac, or whatever else, it really doesn't make a difference - as long as it works.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 18, 2015
25 EPIC College Courses

25 EPIC College Courses

These wacky courses may be offered at a college near you.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 18, 2014