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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
7 Steps to Creating a Budget that Works for You

7 Steps to Creating a Budget that Works for You

Being responsible with your budget isn’t about not spending money, it’s about spending wisely.

Sonja Killebrew
Published August 18, 2015
Quiz: Will You Keep Your New Year's Resolution?

Quiz: Will You Keep Your New Year's Resolution?

New Year's Resolutions: We all make them, but we don't all keep them.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 7, 2014
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 February 16, 2016
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
3 Ways You Can Begin Preparing for Finals

3 Ways You Can Begin Preparing for Finals

By establishing a plan, giving special attention to problem areas, and creating study resources, you can get right on your way to a less stressful finals week.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published November 3, 2015
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
Staying Focused Through Spring Semester

Staying Focused Through Spring Semester

Sorry, but there's no shortcut to this equation: You + Hard Work + Studying + Motivation = Graduation

Maya Moritz
Published January 21, 2015
FLOTUS Michelle Obama & SNL’s Jay Pharoah Star in a Rap Video about Going to College

FLOTUS Michelle Obama & SNL’s Jay Pharoah Star in a Rap Video about Going to College

FLOTUS Michelle Obama & SNL’s Jay Pharoah star in a rap video about going to college.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 10, 2015
Study Session Strategies

Study Session Strategies

Developing a study skill set takes practice, but the basic principles are something every student should be familiar with.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 16, 2013
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
Reprioritizing College Applications

Reprioritizing College Applications

We shall not rest until sometime in early January, when the last “Submit” button has been pressed.

Jamie Vincent
Published August 26, 2013
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
Top 10 Cities for College Grads in 2015

Top 10 Cities for College Grads in 2015

Where will you move upon graduation?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 13, 2015
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
Your Pre-College Timeline

Your Pre-College Timeline

The more you try to prepare yourself for the journey ahead, the smoother your transition to college life will be.

Laura Magerkurth
Published March 22, 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
Roommate Rehab

Roommate Rehab

Avoid letting your issues snowball and you both become frustrated.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 1, 2016
The Study Game

The Study Game

Why not create a study game so you can have a little fun in the meantime?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 11, 2013