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Obama Administration to Release College Completion Tool Kit

Obama Administration to Release College Completion Tool Kit

Photo: WhiteHouse.gov Photo of the Day. President Obama and Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, speaking at Kenmore Middle School in Arlington, VA on March 14, 2011.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 22, 2011
Mark Kantrowitz’s Secrets to Winning a Scholarship a Huge Success

Mark Kantrowitz’s Secrets to Winning a Scholarship a Huge Success

Mark Kantrowitz is known throughout the Fastweb community and the country as the expert on all things relating to financial aid. Everyone looks to him for advice – from Fastweb members ...

Published March 21, 2011
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
How Can You Help Japan?

How Can You Help Japan?

Photo: Please Donate to Japan Flickr. Please donate for Japan earthquake.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 17, 2011
New Jersey College Helps Grads with Debt

New Jersey College Helps Grads with Debt

Learn how to handle student debt.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 15, 2011
New Scholarship Announced in Honor of Tyler Clementi

New Scholarship Announced in Honor of Tyler Clementi

A rainbow flag represents LGBT students and LGBT scholarships.

By Leah Westfall
Published March 15, 2011
Internships.com and Charlie Sheen Offer Tiger Blood Internship

Internships.com and Charlie Sheen Offer Tiger Blood Internship

Photo of Charlie Sheen courtesy of screencrave.com.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 9, 2011
FAFSA Due in as Little as Three Days for some Students

FAFSA Due in as Little as Three Days for some Students

Students are advised to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible after January 1, 2011.

By Leah Westfall
Published March 7, 2011
Texas Organization Opens Exclusive White Male Scholarship

Texas Organization Opens Exclusive White Male Scholarship

Texas group offers an only white male scholarship.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 3, 2011
Warning: Admission Officers are Looking for You on Facebook

Warning: Admission Officers are Looking for You on Facebook

Admissions officers are searching for you on Facebook.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 1, 2011
Katie Couric Provides Scholarships with New Book

Katie Couric Provides Scholarships with New Book

Photo Courtesy of Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images via The New York Times.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 28, 2011
Half the Web is on Facebook - Are You?

Half the Web is on Facebook - Are You?

Half of the U.S. internet users are now on Facebook.

By Leah Westfall
Published February 24, 2011
Survey Reveals Students Saving More to Pay for College

Survey Reveals Students Saving More to Pay for College

Students set their sight on college with effective college savings plans.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 22, 2011
Interns Give Voice to Homeless

Interns Give Voice to Homeless

Photo Courtesy of Underheard in New York.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 18, 2011
Foursquare Available at All Colleges

Foursquare Available at All Colleges

Foursquare is a virtual tool for exploring your city and sharing your location with friends and family. The app, available to smartphone users, enables you to “check in” at various restaurants, ...

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 4, 2011
Student Pays $14,309 Tuition Payment in $1 Bills

Student Pays $14,309 Tuition Payment in $1 Bills

University of Colorado -- Boulder

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 24, 2011
StarReviews Gives Fastweb 5 of 6 Stars

StarReviews Gives Fastweb 5 of 6 Stars

Since 2005, StarReviews has been ranking websites and software and services as well as providing online shoppers with a vast amount of savings opportunities with coupons. Recently, StarReviews released its 2011 ...

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 10, 2011
Best Smartphone Apps for Students

Best Smartphone Apps for Students

Photo Courtesy of Apple.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 3, 2011
A History of Protest: Students Act Out Against Rising Fees

A History of Protest: Students Act Out Against Rising Fees

London student protests on December 9th. Photo attribution to judyboo on flickr.

By Kathryn Knight
Published December 22, 2010
All They Want for Christmas is a College Education

All They Want for Christmas is a College Education

Think the teen you’re shopping for has everything they could ever want? You may want to think again. Don’t head to the mall to search out a gift that will probably ...

By Leah Westfall
Published December 15, 2010