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8 Smarter Ways to Pay for School

8 Smarter Ways to Pay for School

There are smarter ways to pay for school than piling on student loan debt!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 29, 2014
Pros & Cons of Friends as Roommates

Pros & Cons of Friends as Roommates

It's up to you to determine which side you agree with most and what's best, given your particular situation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 7, 2015
Small Cities in the U.S. Paying Off Student Loan Debt for Residents

Small Cities in the U.S. Paying Off Student Loan Debt for Residents

Niagara Falls, New York

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 15, 2012
Chicago University Offers Discounted Classes on Groupon

Chicago University Offers Discounted Classes on Groupon

Groupon offers first-ever discount on master's level teaching class.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 8, 2011
15 Easy Ways Students Can Go Green

15 Easy Ways Students Can Go Green

Believe it or not, you can be kind to the planet and stuff your wallet - without much effort at all.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 6, 2015
College Application Résumé Sample

College Application Résumé Sample

Sample of a college application resume.

Published December 6, 2011
What to Know about Professor Rating Websites

What to Know about Professor Rating Websites

A professor can seriously set the tone for your semester.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 6, 2016
Secret Study Hacks

Secret Study Hacks

Studying doesn't have to be hard. In fact, there are plenty of simple methods that exist which simplify the entire process.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 19, 2016
Sleep and the Student

Sleep and the Student

Students are among the most sleep-deprived people in the United States.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 8, 2015
The Endangered Multi-Sport Athlete

The Endangered Multi-Sport Athlete

The endangered multi-sport athlete and today's reality.

By Richard Pound
Published April 21, 2009
The Hard Reality of Being a High School Senior

The Hard Reality of Being a High School Senior

The reality of graduating high school and moving onto college oftentimes poses some real fear for students.

By Jeremy Ogul
Published September 23, 2007
12 Summer Bucket List Ideas for College & Grad Students

12 Summer Bucket List Ideas for College & Grad Students

There’s so much fun to be had during the summer months and you don’t want to miss out on all of the memories and experiences that come along with it!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 11, 2016
Roommates 101

Roommates 101

The roommate experience doesn't have to be awful--just follow these tips.

By Betsy Huang
Published April 21, 2009
Student Volunteer Opportunities You'll Love

Student Volunteer Opportunities You'll Love

Take some time this year to pause and reflect on what you’re thankful for.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 10, 2016
10 Steps Every Student Should Take to Prepare for Graduation

10 Steps Every Student Should Take to Prepare for Graduation

Kizzy knows what she's talking about -- check out her 10 tips for upcoming college grads.

By Kizzy Preston
Published March 30, 2016
How to Be a Better Student

How to Be a Better Student

Ever wondered why you just can't seem to reach your full academic potential? It's likely that your brain isn't the cause but, rather, your lifestyle.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 8, 2016
Back to School in the 90’s: What Was Hot?

Back to School in the 90’s: What Was Hot?

[photo:1158855] As you’re preparing for back to school this year, you already know there are certain must haves – from iPads to fashion – that just make this year so….2010. But ...

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published June 17, 2010
Future College Roommates and Facebook

Future College Roommates and Facebook

Maybe the saying is “curiosity killed the cat” for a reason.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 6, 2015
White Student Wins Scholarship for Black Students; Gives It Back

White Student Wins Scholarship for Black Students; Gives It Back

A white student gives back the scholarship he won that was intended for an African American student.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 15, 2012
Online vs. Classroom: Which Is Right for You?

Online vs. Classroom: Which Is Right for You?

Kizzy shares her insights on online versus classroom learning.

By Kizzy Preston
Published August 26, 2011