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Does Jersey Shore Belong on a College Campus?

Does Jersey Shore Belong on a College Campus?

Photo: Ian Spanier/MTV

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 1, 2011
Following Exam Instructions: A Cautionary Tale

Following Exam Instructions: A Cautionary Tale

Seriously, what kind of doofus would let a simple clerical error ruin weeks - no, months - of practice? Yep, that would be me.

Francesca Kavalir
Published October 9, 2014
Students Becoming Addicted to Social Media

Students Becoming Addicted to Social Media

A hand holds a Smartphone which can be used to browse social media sites.

Published April 13, 2011
15 Steps to Ensuring a Great College Experience

15 Steps to Ensuring a Great College Experience

Ensure you make the most of your entire college experience!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 25, 2015
Ways to Study Ahead for Final Exams

Ways to Study Ahead for Final Exams

There are plenty of ways you can begin to prepare for final exams well before they start.

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published November 6, 2014
30 Easy Ways to Save Money This Semester

30 Easy Ways to Save Money This Semester

There are easy ways to scrimp and save on just about everything.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 27, 2016
Tips & Tricks to Start Fresh Your Second Semester

Tips & Tricks to Start Fresh Your Second Semester

No matter how your first term went, your second semester is the perfect opportunity to begin anew with a fresh plan for success.

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published December 2, 2014
Spring Semester Tips for High School Students

Spring Semester Tips for High School Students

Spring semester has arrived and, if you’re looking for a fresh start, you’re in luck!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 20, 2016
Competition of College Applications

Competition of College Applications

College application season is not meant to force you to show-and-tell on demand, become competitive or put you on the defensive.

Riley Harrison
Published November 9, 2015
LA Students to Have Less Homework this Year

LA Students to Have Less Homework this Year

Will less homework have a positive or detrimental impact on student learning in the Los Angeles area?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 29, 2011
Your Spring Scholarship Search

Your Spring Scholarship Search

Stay on track with your scholarship search during spring semester.

Kaitlyn Specht
Published January 27, 2015
Save Money on Graduation Expenses

Save Money on Graduation Expenses

Celebrate to your heart’s content – the key is to be creative to save a little dough in the process!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
Top 10 Places for Students to Give Back

Top 10 Places for Students to Give Back

Volunteering can be as easy—and enjoyable—as pie if you seek out the right opportunities.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 11, 2015
Why Your Lack of Sleep Shouldn't Be a Source of Pride

Why Your Lack of Sleep Shouldn't Be a Source of Pride

Remember, sleep isn't for the weak...it's for everybody!

Laura Magerkurth
Published January 13, 2016
Why Skipping Class Isn't Smart

Why Skipping Class Isn't Smart

You think you’re taking a day off class to relax and, in the end, you’re stressing more about missing.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 22, 2014
Warning: Admission Officers are Looking for You on Facebook

Warning: Admission Officers are Looking for You on Facebook

Admissions officers are searching for you on Facebook.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 1, 2011
Lady Gaga Teams with NY Governor to Pass Campus Assault Bill

Lady Gaga Teams with NY Governor to Pass Campus Assault Bill

Lady Gaga (shown in March 2009 photo) joined forces with Gov. Cuomo in an open editorial letter, which urges the passing of aggressive campus sexual assault legislation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 9, 2015
Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

What you should (and should not) pack for your study abroad trip.

McKenzie Nevins
Published April 13, 2016
3 Ways to Resolve Your Roommate Crisis

3 Ways to Resolve Your Roommate Crisis

People end up being the best of friends, they can’t stand each other or they just tolerate the other person with no real relationship.

Alison Graham
Published September 9, 2014
10 Awesome Apps for Students

10 Awesome Apps for Students

Photo courtesy of Apple.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 8, 2012