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Behind the Furry Mask -- Strange But True Mascot Histories

Behind the Furry Mask -- Strange But True Mascot Histories

They perform in front of thousands of screaming fans. Their images appear on t-shirts. No, not the latest American Idol, it’s your college mascot. But do you know the story behind ...

By Bridget Kulla
Published June 5, 2007
Student Protests Tuition by Paying in $1 Bills

Student Protests Tuition by Paying in $1 Bills

One student, out of Utah, decided to stage his own personal form of protest by paying his tuition completely in $1 bills.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 27, 2014
Paper Writing Panic

Paper Writing Panic

Don't panic with these easy-to-follow tips.

By Making it Count
Published April 21, 2009
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
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
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
7 Tips to Get Over Writer's Block

7 Tips to Get Over Writer's Block

No matter what you’re writing about, writer’s block can literally put a roadblock in your path to success.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 6, 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
Should You Take a Year Off After Graduation?

Should You Take a Year Off After Graduation?

Taking a year off after college is more popular than ever.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published April 21, 2009
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
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
7 Tips to Get Into the College of Your Dreams

7 Tips to Get Into the College of Your Dreams

Follow these seven pieces of advice to get into your dream school.

By Dante Jordan
Published October 26, 2011
Year Planner: College Freshmen

Year Planner: College Freshmen

Start your college career off organized.

By Fastweb
Published July 7, 2015
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
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 5, 2017
Summer Break Ideas for Your Students

Summer Break Ideas for Your Students

Helping students come up with summer break ideas to help the college admissions process.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 13, 2015
5 Questions to Ask Current College Students

5 Questions to Ask Current College Students

Find out what it's really like to attend each school by asking current students these questions.

McKenzie Nevins
Published March 29, 2016
Are You Over Scheduled?

Are You Over Scheduled?

Feeling too busy to do anything? You may be overscheduled.

By Stephen Borowski
Published April 21, 2009
How a Non-Profit Can Pay Your Tuition

How a Non-Profit Can Pay Your Tuition

Helping out in your community can earn you cash for college.

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published April 21, 2009