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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
Interns Give Voice to Homeless

Interns Give Voice to Homeless

Photo Courtesy of Underheard in New York.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 18, 2011
Students Add Up Their Worst Gifts Received

Students Add Up Their Worst Gifts Received

Horrific clothing, household items, secondhand things, unwanted gift certificates and coupons to classes we’d never take. We’ve all gotten holiday presents we swear we never asked for but some can be ...

By Leah Westfall
Published December 15, 2010
Foursquare Available at All Colleges

Foursquare Available at All Colleges

Foursquare is a virtual tool for exploring your city and sharing your location with friends and family. The app, available to smartphone users, enables you to “check in” at various restaurants, ...

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 4, 2011
Best Smartphone Apps for Students

Best Smartphone Apps for Students

Photo Courtesy of Apple.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 3, 2011
A History of Protest: Students Act Out Against Rising Fees

A History of Protest: Students Act Out Against Rising Fees

London student protests on December 9th. Photo attribution to judyboo on flickr.

By Kathryn Knight
Published December 22, 2010
All They Want for Christmas is a College Education

All They Want for Christmas is a College Education

Think the teen you’re shopping for has everything they could ever want? You may want to think again. Don’t head to the mall to search out a gift that will probably ...

By Leah Westfall
Published December 15, 2010
Would You Major in Lady Gaga?

Would You Major in Lady Gaga?

Photo Courtesy of ladygaga.com

By Kathryn Knight
Published December 3, 2010
11 Sexy Scholarships

11 Sexy Scholarships

Scholarships are often thought of as useful, helpful, and earned but have you ever thought of them as sexy? On July 27, 2010 U.S. News & World Report published an online ...

By Leah Westfall
Published July 28, 2010
StarReviews Gives Fastweb 5 of 6 Stars

StarReviews Gives Fastweb 5 of 6 Stars

Since 2005, StarReviews has been ranking websites and software and services as well as providing online shoppers with a vast amount of savings opportunities with coupons. Recently, StarReviews released its 2011 ...

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 10, 2011
Arne Duncan Encourages Students to Serve

Arne Duncan Encourages Students to Serve

Secretary of Education Arne Duncan asked audience members to join in the fight for education reform at the Phillips Brooks House Association’s annual Robert Coles “Call of Service” Lecture and Award ...

Published October 27, 2010
Holiday Travel: What to Know Before You Go

Holiday Travel: What to Know Before You Go

For those of you who sat in traffic or waited in long lines on Thanksgiving, the day said to be the busiest travel day of the year, you may be surprised ...

By Leah Westfall
Published December 3, 2010
Fastweb's-15-Weird-Scholarsips Article Big Hit with Students

Fastweb's-15-Weird-Scholarsips Article Big Hit with Students

In honor of last month’s National Scholarship Month Fastweb asked members to get in touch with their weird side for a shot at some college tuition cash. The article written by ...

By Leah Westfall
Published December 14, 2010
'Tis the Season to Be...Productive?

'Tis the Season to Be...Productive?

Use the holidays to your benefit and get ahead on your college applications.

By Kathryn Knight
Published December 2, 2015
Fastweb Featured on The Today Show

Fastweb Featured on The Today Show

Today, NBC's Today Show asked the pressing question on every family's minds: how can we afford to pay for college? Sharon Epperson, CNBC business reporter, sat down this morning with Ann ...

Published August 9, 2010
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 August 9, 2010
Wall Street Journal Features Financial Expert, Mark Kantrowitz

Wall Street Journal Features Financial Expert, Mark Kantrowitz

Mark Kantrowitz, a well-known financial aid expert, has been setting the record straight on financial aid for educators and students for 16 years. Now, he's doing the same for Congress. Check ...

Published July 21, 2010
Survey Reveals Students Saving More to Pay for College

Survey Reveals Students Saving More to Pay for College

Students set their sight on college with effective college savings plans.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 22, 2011
Half the Web is on Facebook - Are You?

Half the Web is on Facebook - Are You?

Half of the U.S. internet users are now on Facebook.

By Leah Westfall
Published February 24, 2011
USA Today Reports NCAA Basketball Players Earn $120K

USA Today Reports NCAA Basketball Players Earn $120K

College basketball athletes are making $120K a year. Photo: Rudy.R on Flickr

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 31, 2011