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Obama Administration Takes Stand against Sexual Assault

Obama Administration Takes Stand against Sexual Assault

Vice President Biden speaking out against sexual assault at University of New Hampshire, which was chosen as the location for the announcement because of its exceptional sexual assult prevention programs. Photo: AP Photo/Cheryl Senter

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 5, 2011
4 Reasons to Get to Know Your Lecture Professors

4 Reasons to Get to Know Your Lecture Professors

Find out why it's important to take the time to get to know your lecture professors.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 1, 2016
Most Common Majors of Billionaires

Most Common Majors of Billionaires

Apparently, the world's most influential billionaires have more in common than cash!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 21, 2015
What's Your Status?

What's Your Status?

When you're an applicant, people reviewing your application don't know you personally. To them, you are the online presence - whether you like it or not!

Fastweb Team
Published March 16, 2017
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
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
Common App Tips & Recommendations

Common App Tips & Recommendations

There are almost 700 colleges on the site, and it makes the college process much simpler.

Ashley Cheak
Published October 24, 2016
Graduation Party Planning Ideas

Graduation Party Planning Ideas

These fun and festive party ideas will make grads feel like a kid again!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
How Republican Candidates Stack Up on Student Loans and College Costs

How Republican Candidates Stack Up on Student Loans and College Costs

Find out where Republican presidential candidates stand on student issues.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 6, 2015
5 Ways You Can Avoid Senioritis

5 Ways You Can Avoid Senioritis

All those hours studying and all the time in class is not worth wasting simply to get lazy at the end of your final year.

Brady Keane
Published January 23, 2015
Second-Semester Senior? How to Maximize Your Last Few Months of High School

Second-Semester Senior? How to Maximize Your Last Few Months of High School

What you do in these last few months of the school year is critical.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published January 6, 2016
How to Take Action this August

How to Take Action this August

Get ready for a great, productive month!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 21, 2016
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
15 Unconventional Study Tips

15 Unconventional Study Tips

If your norms aren’t working, why not give these tips a try?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 18, 2016
Colleges Guarantee Four-Year Graduation, Pay Your Tuition if They Fail

Colleges Guarantee Four-Year Graduation, Pay Your Tuition if They Fail

Colleges guarantee you'll graduate in four years or they will pay your remaining tuition costs.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 20, 2011
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
Fastweb Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

Fastweb Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

Thanks for being a part of our journey. Here’s to 20 years…and many more!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 22, 2015
Memorize THIS! Memorization Techniques that Work

Memorize THIS! Memorization Techniques that Work

Try these memorization techniques next time you're sitting down to study!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 20, 2016
Your Ultimate Prom Prep List

Your Ultimate Prom Prep List

Begin planning and prepare for prom season, while keeping a realistic prom budget in mind.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 1, 2017
Roommate Rehab

Roommate Rehab

Avoid letting your issues snowball and you both become frustrated.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 1, 2016