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Textbook Company Gives Away 100K Free Textbooks Rentals

Textbook Company Gives Away 100K Free Textbooks Rentals

Textbook company is giving away 100,000 free textbook rentals -- take advantage now!

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 13, 2012
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
Clever Ways to Answer Pesky Questions About Post-Grad Plans

Clever Ways to Answer Pesky Questions About Post-Grad Plans

Combat the dreaded question with these comebacks.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 30, 2016
How a Government Shutdown Impacts Students

How a Government Shutdown Impacts Students

There are several areas in which a government shutdown can impact the daily lives of students across the country.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 8, 2013
Top Party Schools Ranked: 2016-2017

Top Party Schools Ranked: 2016-2017

Find out who landed the Princeton Review's number one party school spot this year.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 30, 2016
New Financial Aid Facebook App to Launch

New Financial Aid Facebook App to Launch

New Facebook app will help find financial aid.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 6, 2011
Paying for School How?! Students Go to Extremes to Pay Tuition Bills

Paying for School How?! Students Go to Extremes to Pay Tuition Bills

Students taking extreme measures to pay their college tuition bills.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 21, 2012
To-Do List: Starting a New Semester

To-Do List: Starting a New Semester

It's hard to keep track of everything you need to do, so making a list is helpful!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 1, 2017
How Students Spend and Save

How Students Spend and Save

So much for the theory that millennials live their lives sponging off their parents!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 14, 2013
Student Pays Tuition with Mail-In Rebates

Student Pays Tuition with Mail-In Rebates

Student pays tuition bill with mail-in rebates.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 13, 2012
How Can You Help Japan?

How Can You Help Japan?

Photo: Please Donate to Japan Flickr. Please donate for Japan earthquake.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 17, 2011
Smoking Bans Coming to a Campus Near You

Smoking Bans Coming to a Campus Near You

Approximately 711 campuses have smoking bans. Should they be allowed?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 29, 2012
Berkeley Student Creates Automated Dorm Room, BRAD

Berkeley Student Creates Automated Dorm Room, BRAD

Berkeley freshman creates the perfect dorm room. Photo courtesy of Derek Low.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 10, 2012
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 October 11, 2016
4 Fast Food Jobs That’ll Help Pay Your College Tuition

4 Fast Food Jobs That’ll Help Pay Your College Tuition

You may want to consider getting a job at one of the following restaurants and receive some serious tuition benefits.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 15, 2016
Recent College Grad? 10 Best Cities to Start Your Career

Recent College Grad? 10 Best Cities to Start Your Career

Still looking for an entry-level job? Try one of these 10 cities.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 14, 2011
Party Excess

Party Excess

Don’t get us wrong –there’s nothing wrong with having fun with friends – in fact; it’s wonderful to have a healthy social life. Keyword: healthy.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 8, 2015
College Campuses React to Bin Laden’s Death

College Campuses React to Bin Laden’s Death

Celebrations at Ground Zero. Image: Dan Nguyen @ New York City via Flickr.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 2, 2011
Creating the Perfect (Teacher-Permitted) Exam "Cheat Sheet"

Creating the Perfect (Teacher-Permitted) Exam "Cheat Sheet"

Great news: your teacher is permitting a “cheat sheet” for the exam. But, with so much information on the exam, how do you decide what to include?

Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published October 6, 2015
Academic Freedom vs. Adult Content

Academic Freedom vs. Adult Content

Teachers have academic rights but students do, too.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 27, 2012