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The Unwritten Rules of Unofficial College Social Media

The Unwritten Rules of Unofficial College Social Media

Unofficial college social media sites aren’t headed up by the school itself, but instead act as mouthpieces for students to vent, voice concerns, or even pay a compliment.

Laura Magerkurth
Published November 3, 2015
Michelle Obama Backs New College Site

Michelle Obama Backs New College Site

A first-generation college graduate, the First Lady Michelle Obama continues the quest to get each and every young American a college education.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 21, 2015
New Recruiting Tool: Companies Promise to Help Pay Student Loans

New Recruiting Tool: Companies Promise to Help Pay Student Loans

Companies promise to help employees repay student loans.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 21, 2015
Top 25 Halloween Movies

Top 25 Halloween Movies

You may have your costume ready to go and carved pumpkins on the porch but, until you’ve watched at least one horror flick, Halloween isn’t complete.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 20, 2015
21 Best College Burgers

21 Best College Burgers

Did your favorite college burger joint make the cut?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 15, 2015
Democratic Debate: Presidential Hopefuls on College Costs

Democratic Debate: Presidential Hopefuls on College Costs

One issue of particular importance that has been up for discussion has been higher education. More specifically, the costs and debt associated with higher education are what make it a hot button issue.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 14, 2015
15 DIY Halloween Costumes

15 DIY Halloween Costumes

This Halloween, nix paying a fortune for cheap costumes. Instead, look no further than your closet for great costume ideas!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 8, 2015
30 Creative Group Halloween Costumes

30 Creative Group Halloween Costumes

The photos alone are worth the effort of these group Halloween costumes - like this modern day Little Red Riding Hood and Wolf couple's costume.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 8, 2015
Trash or Stash: Determining the Value of Class Materials

Trash or Stash: Determining the Value of Class Materials

Determine which of your class materials can be useful for studying and which to toss before you end up with papers piled to the ceiling!

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published October 6, 2015
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
4 Secrets to Mastering Midterm Season

4 Secrets to Mastering Midterm Season

Midterm season doesn’t have to be so hectic! One secret is staying balanced, and to do that requires some early preparation.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published October 6, 2015
10 Horror Books WAY Scarier Than the Films

10 Horror Books WAY Scarier Than the Films

If you think Halloween movies are scary, think again. Read these at your own risk of nightmares!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 5, 2015
8 Simple Ways to Help the Environment

8 Simple Ways to Help the Environment

Every little thing YOU do really makes a difference!

Ashley Paskill
Published October 1, 2015
College to Pay Misled Students $1.2 Million

College to Pay Misled Students $1.2 Million

Former students will receive $1.2 million after multiple lawsuits accusing Daymar College of misleading students with false job placement opportunities and transferable credits.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 9, 2015
13 Wild College Campus Traditions

13 Wild College Campus Traditions

Students look forward to these celebrations and events, whatever they may be, with excitement and gleeful anticipation. What more could you ask of a campus custom?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 1, 2015
20 Must-See College Movies

20 Must-See College Movies

Sidesplitting, serious and downright silly – these college flicks have it all.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 1, 2015
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
Fastweb Launches 2015-2016 Student Contributors Program

Fastweb Launches 2015-2016 Student Contributors Program

Discover, learn from and relate to articles written by students of all ages, from high school to graduate school, which share first-hand encounters with student issues that matter most.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 21, 2015
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
Clinton’s College Compact: Will It Make College More Affordable?

Clinton’s College Compact: Will It Make College More Affordable?

Clinton unveiled the first of many presidential hopefuls' proposed policies on college affordability.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 21, 2015