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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
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!

Published June 8, 2015
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 July 16, 2014
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
President Obama Makes His March Madness Picks, A Look at the Schools

President Obama Makes His March Madness Picks, A Look at the Schools

President Obama plays basketball with Congressman at the White House. Photo: WhiteHouse.gov

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 15, 2012
Say Hello to That 4.0!

Say Hello to That 4.0!

Go on, smarty pants, show this semester who's boss!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 12, 2014
A New Semester's Game Plan

A New Semester's Game Plan

Make a game plan to ensure you stay on top of your academic game.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 6, 2015
20 of the Coolest College Start-ups Ever

20 of the Coolest College Start-ups Ever

From Google and Microsoft, to companies based out of dorm rooms that you have not even heard of yet, start-ups continue to revolutionize the world.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 24, 2014
True or False? Freshmen 15

True or False? Freshmen 15

Freshmen 15 is a myth, but college students still need to focus on maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 4, 2014
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
The Major Challenge

The Major Challenge

Florida's new proposed plan is to push market-based degrees, many of which are science and technology based, in hopes to fill jobs in those markets.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 11, 2012
8-year-old Wins $25,000 Scholarship for Inventing a Peanut Butter Sandwich

8-year-old Wins $25,000 Scholarship for Inventing a Peanut Butter Sandwich

One 8-year-old won a $25,000 scholarship from Jif for creating a sandwich using peanut butter.

By Leah Westfall
Published March 21, 2011
Sequester Sets In

Sequester Sets In

The sequester – a series of automatic government spending cuts – went into effect Friday, March 1st, without congressional action.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 1, 2013
Tuition Increases & Aid Reductions: Will You Be Paying More for School?

Tuition Increases & Aid Reductions: Will You Be Paying More for School?

Tuition increases and aid reductions. Will it affect you?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 12, 2011
Study Shows Binge Drinking Could Impact Brain Development in College Students

Study Shows Binge Drinking Could Impact Brain Development in College Students

Two college students drink alcohol.

Published June 2, 2011
Summer Bucket List for High School Students

Summer Bucket List for High School Students

Whether you’re a high school junior or senior, there’s plenty to do this summer.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 13, 2015
Better Looking? Better Grades

Better Looking? Better Grades

Being a supermodel doesn't impact grade point average. Phew. Let’s all take a collective sigh of relief.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 18, 2013
The Forgotten College Student

The Forgotten College Student

Yes, many college students, like you, are technically homeless.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 18, 2013
Student Accidentally Attaches Nicolas Cage Photo in Place of Resume -- Did She Get the Job?

Student Accidentally Attaches Nicolas Cage Photo in Place of Resume -- Did She Get the Job?

Don't make this mistake when applying for a job.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 26, 2012
Kick These College Habits!

Kick These College Habits!

Warning: the older you get, the less adorably-clueless these habits become.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 18, 2015