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College Dorm Packing Checklist

College Dorm Packing Checklist

Follow this list to help ensure you've packed all the essentials without over packing.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 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
Valuable Life Skills Learned in College

Valuable Life Skills Learned in College

These lessons are actually not taught in courses, they’re learned throughout the experiences throughout your coursework, social life and other activities.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 7, 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
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
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
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
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
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
Election 2012: Obama vs. Romney on Higher Education

Election 2012: Obama vs. Romney on Higher Education

Obama vs. Romney: where they stand on higher education.

Published August 28, 2012
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
Should You Be Facebook Friends with Your Teachers?

Should You Be Facebook Friends with Your Teachers?

To be or not to be Facebook friends with your teachers?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 28, 2011
Drunkorexia: the Latest College Trend

Drunkorexia: the Latest College Trend

Is one of your friends engaging in drunkorexia? Get help.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 20, 2011
Occupy Colleges: Students Walk Out of College Classes in Protest

Occupy Colleges: Students Walk Out of College Classes in Protest

Occupy Tampa. Photo credit to Shanna Gillette of Sasha Rae Photo via Flickr under the Creative Commons license.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 7, 2011
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
Volunteer your Way to a Paying Gig

Volunteer your Way to a Paying Gig

When the economy suffers, so do organizations that rely on volunteers — at least traditionally. But according to one source, not only can volunteering remain strong in times of economic concern, ...

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published April 21, 2009
Budget Savvy Back to School Shopping

Budget Savvy Back to School Shopping

Learn how to shop smarter so you can save on all your back-to-school shopping!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
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
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