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The Pros and Cons of Going Greek

The Pros and Cons of Going Greek

You've heard the good, the bad and the ugly. It’s time to explore the idea and form your own opinion.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 14, 2016
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
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
Live in a Museum for a Month and Earn $10,000

Live in a Museum for a Month and Earn $10,000

Month at the Museum 2. Photo courtsey of MSIChicago.com.

By Leah Westfall
Published June 28, 2011
Top 10 Cities for New College Grads, 2013

Top 10 Cities for New College Grads, 2013

The cities ranked in the top ten were those that recent graduates would be most likely to find work with a reasonable paycheck and affordable housing.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 25, 2013
Fastweb Counts Down the 10 Largest College Football Stadiums

Fastweb Counts Down the 10 Largest College Football Stadiums

Top 10 largest college football stadiums.

By Leah Westfall
Published August 15, 2014
A College Student's Complete Guide to Finding & Leasing Off-Campus Housing

A College Student's Complete Guide to Finding & Leasing Off-Campus Housing

Fastweb has you covered with this all-inclusive college housing and apartment guide to help you through the process, from start to finish.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
The Top Ten Richest Colleges

The Top Ten Richest Colleges

Notably, the majority of the top ten are Ivy League schools.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 28, 2012
Top 10 New Year's Resolutions for 2011

Top 10 New Year's Resolutions for 2011

Fastweb isn't just counting down to the New Year--we're counting down the top 10 New Year's resolutions on college campuses for 2011. Did your resolution make the list? 10. Become Better ...

By Kathryn Knight
Published November 19, 2010
How to Get an Ivy League Education for Free

How to Get an Ivy League Education for Free

Occasional rivals, Harvard and MIT, team up to offer free online courses.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 4, 2012
Impressive Extracurriculars

Impressive Extracurriculars

When it comes to adding your extracurricular activities on your college applications, you definitely don’t want to leave blank space!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 18, 2016
Top 10 College Towns with the Best Pizza

Top 10 College Towns with the Best Pizza

Did your favorite pizza place make the list?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 21, 2014
The Best Places to Make Friends in College

The Best Places to Make Friends in College

At the end of the day, no matter where you are, the best way to meet people is being open to it.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 11, 2016
Top Party Schools Pay Off

Top Party Schools Pay Off

Whoever said it doesn't pay to play was clearly mistaken.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2014
Social Media Do’s and Don’ts for College Students

Social Media Do’s and Don’ts for College Students

With the popularity of social media websites for college students, comes usage warnings and advice for best practices. In addition to the typical warnings college students hear, many are also getting ...

By UniversityParent.com
Published June 18, 2009
Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

It’s important to choose the right type of activity for your study break so that you can return back refreshed and focused, ready to get back to your books.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 19, 2016
Are You the Bad Roommate?

Are You the Bad Roommate?

According to Conan O'Brien, “If you don’t have a weird roommate, you are the weird roommate."

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 20, 2016
6 Lessons Learned During My Internship

6 Lessons Learned During My Internship

Alison shares her advice for students seeking internships.

By Alison Graham
Published April 17, 2013
What to Expect on Your First Day of Class in College

What to Expect on Your First Day of Class in College

Ensure you make the most of your classes and professors, starting from your very first day of each course.

Maya Moritz
Published September 8, 2015