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5 Life Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King

5 Life Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King

There is probably no other American figure that epitomizes the qualities of leadership and self-sacrifice in the face of overwhelming odds more than Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As we celebrate ...

Via Excelle
Published January 14, 2015
The History of Homecoming

The History of Homecoming

University of Missouri's Homecoming. Credit: Missouri.edu

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published September 30, 2010
A Dad's List of Advice for College Students

A Dad's List of Advice for College Students

Sometimes, a father knows best. A dad offers advice to college students.

By Glen Soden
Published April 21, 2009
Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for 2012

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for 2012

What's your New Year's Resolution?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 27, 2011
Your Ultimate Prom Prep List

Your Ultimate Prom Prep List

Begin planning and prepare for prom season, while keeping a realistic prom budget in mind.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 7, 2018
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 8, 2018
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 May 1, 2016
Plan Your Summer Now

Plan Your Summer Now

Summer is the perfect season to boost your job experience with a job or internship, save money to help pay for school and, perhaps even, take on additional studies.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
Leaving for College

Leaving for College

Leaving home for college isn't as easy as you may think.

By Rich Coleman
Published August 23, 2008
Success Stories from Nontraditional Students

Success Stories from Nontraditional Students

Below are just a few of the stories FastWeb members who are nontraditional, returning, students have shared: "The greatest challenge I faced was fitting in with the other students. I felt ...

Published June 4, 2008
Conquering Boredom

Conquering Boredom

There are plenty of things to do for free!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 8, 2018
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 31, 2017
Graduation Guide for High School Seniors

Graduation Guide for High School Seniors

Plan and prepare for all of the exciting upcoming events surrounding your high school graduation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
A New Look at Campus Orientation

A New Look at Campus Orientation

College orientation sessions are important because they help entering students learn about the culture and expectations of an institution and the many programs it offers. "Orientation is a time for a ...

By Sandra Guy
Published June 2, 2008
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 September 25, 2017
Complete This Bucket List Before College Graduation

Complete This Bucket List Before College Graduation

Whether you're graduating and moving on into the "real" world or moving on to a grad program, this list will help you gain a head start in your new life.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
Fastweb Roommate Horror Stories

Fastweb Roommate Horror Stories

Fastweb users share their roommate horror stories for back to school season.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 1, 2018
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
Coping with a Bad Roommate

Coping with a Bad Roommate

When your roommate is a nightmare, you can choose to deal with it in different ways. Choose wisely!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 31, 2017
Top Party Schools throughout History: 1993-2015

Top Party Schools throughout History: 1993-2015

Times change and, apparently, colleges do, too.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 3, 2014