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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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AI Can Solve College-Level Math Problems in Seconds

Can’t wrap your head around linear algebra? Artificial intelligence can now solve your math problems in seconds.
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12 Tips to Stay Calm for Your College Presentation (And Get That A!)

Public speaking can be terrifying, especially in front of your peers. Here at the best tips to crush your college presentation!
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No Racial Quotas Needed at Law Schools: American Bar Association

The American Bar Association will no longer require law schools to impose strict racial enrollment quotas to maintain accreditation.
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California Kids Will Now Have a Savings Account for College

Children in California will receive free money for college in a savings account thanks to a new initiative by state lawmakers.
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9 Ways College Students Can Make Their Resumes Stand Out

A stellar resume can give you a leg up on the competition.

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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.

Students Can Choose Name and Pronoun Under New SUNY Policy

State University of New York students can now use their preferred names and pronouns on official campus records.

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!

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.

12 Tips to Stay Calm for Your College Presentation (And Get That A!)

Public speaking can be terrifying, especially in front of your peers. Here at the best tips to crush your college presentation!

These Are the 25 Best Beach Colleges in the US

Let the waves wash your academic worries away at these top 25 beach colleges in the US.

Your Guide to Early Decision (Plus the Full List of ED Colleges!)

If you have a top-choice school, early decision will help you beat the competition and secure your admission. Here's what you need to know!

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 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!

23 Colleges You Can Attend Tuition Free (Yes, They Do Exist!)

One of the worst things about college is how expensive it can be. Lucky for you, we've hunted down 23 colleges that you can attend tuition-free!

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.

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.

9 Ways College Students Can Make Their Resumes Stand Out

A stellar resume can give you a leg up on the competition.

These 17 College Degrees Have the Highest Starting Salaries

If you're looking to pay off your student loans sooner than the rest, these 17 college degrees guarantee the highest starting salary.

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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.