Monday, January 30, 2023

Amazon to Teach AI at Minority-Serving Institutions for Free

Amazon is launching a free machine-learning program for community colleges, HBCUs, and minority-serving institutions.

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15 Best Tech Gadgets for College Students on a Budget in 2023

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Massachusetts Senate Pushes for Free Community College

Massachusetts Senate President Karen Spilka kicked off the legislative session by proposing free community college for residents.
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US News to Revise Rankings After Backlash From Law Schools

US News informed law school deans that it will make major adjustments in the next edition of its rankings in response to backlash from several top institutions.
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California Colleges Will Get More Access to Overdose Reversal Drug

A new California law is providing institutions with the life-saving opioid overdose drug naloxone.
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Purdue Northwest Chancellor Apologizes for Racist Comment

The chancellor of Purdue University Northwest issued an apology for his “offensive and inappropriate” comments at a commencement ceremony.

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15 Best Tech Gadgets for College Students on a Budget in 2023

Want to make your college life easier? Get the best tech gadgets for college students that won't break the bank but will boost your college life!

Private UC Berkeley Co-Op Bans White People From Common Areas

To “prevent white violence,” a private housing cooperative at UC, Berkeley prohibits white people from using its common areas.

15 Online Jobs for College Students to Make Money in 2022

There are heaps of jobs for college students where you can work online and forget about wearing pants — you just need to know where to look.

Virginia Colleges to Freeze Tuition This Fall

Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin has requested public colleges to freeze tuition for in-state undergraduates this fall.

How to Succeed in College

College success is about more than a 4.0 GPA. From choosing the right classes and staying motivated to making lifelong friendships and decorating your dorm room, here are our top tips for getting the most out of your college experience.

15 Best Tech Gadgets for College Students on a Budget in 2023

Want to make your college life easier? Get the best tech gadgets for college students that won't break the bank but will boost your college life!

How to Get Accepted Into an Ivy League College (The Easy Checklist)

Want to be accepted into an Ivy League college? Snag that admission letter by following our easy step-by-step guide to pump up your application.

15 Best Summer Jobs for College Students (With Killer Perks!)

Classes are out, the sun is shining — what better time to earn some extra cash and save for fun splurges?

Your Guide to College Finance

Student loans, grants and scholarships, creating a budget — paying for college is no simple matter. Here’s everything you need to know to set yourself up for financial success (and how to find student-only discounts and freebies!).

15 Best Summer Jobs for College Students (With Killer Perks!)

Classes are out, the sun is shining — what better time to earn some extra cash and save for fun splurges?

15 Online Jobs for College Students to Make Money in 2022

There are heaps of jobs for college students where you can work online and forget about wearing pants — you just need to know where to look.

These Are the Top 25 Richest Colleges in the US

These 25 US universities have everything: top-rated academic programs, extracurriculars, and a little extra (read: a whole lot of) cash!

Life After College

Want to make sure the work you’re putting in now is going to pay off later? Check out these tips for getting your dream job, managing student debt, and navigating the professional world.

32 Most Common Job Interview Questions (And Top Answers!)

Do job interviews make you tongue tied? Well, here are the most common interview questions to help you prepare for that dream job.

11 Ridiculously Rich People Without A College Degree

Whether through innate ambition, skill, or sheer luck, these 11 people prove that you can be rich without a college degree.

9 Extracurricular Activities for College That Employers Value the Most

Stand out from the crowd with these top extracurricular activities that are sure to catch employers' attention.

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Online Learning Platforms Promote Higher Education Equity

Online learning platforms offer vital assistance when other areas of higher education are unable to, and access to such platforms enhances equity on college campuses.

Shifting the Role of Community College and Apprentice Programs

To out-innovate competing countries, the US must shift the role of community colleges and apprentice programs.

Who Will Benefit Under President Biden’s Student Loan Forgiveness?

While President Biden’s plans to eliminate student loan debt will be a reprieve for many federal loan borrowers, private loan recipients can still explore their options for better repayment options.

Capitol Attack and 2011 UC Davis Protests, Compared

The scene at the 2011 UC Davis protest was very different from the January 6 chaos in Washington, DC, but the differences are instructive.