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Thousands Of College Students Plan To March Over Debt

Tensions at colleges across America are growing for many reasons, one of them is student debt. According to Reuters, students from campuses all over the country are planning to walk out of classrooms on Thursday...
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Starbucks Offers Free Tuition To Veteran Employees’ Families

Anyone who is/was pissed about Starbucks' red cups, needs to read this. The company is now offering free tuition to employees who are veterans, as well members of their families. That's right, Starbucks announced on...
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YES: Professors Working On Developing An Invisibility Cloak

We know this country is capable of producing some incredible things, but when we heard professors at Penn State are working on developing an invisibility cloak, well, our patriotism just went sky high. According to The...
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Pharrell Williams Named NYU Artist In Residence

First NYU students get Robert De Niro as a commencement speaker, and now they get Pharrell Williams as artist in residence. That's right, the singer/song writer/producer will sit down for an in-depth discussion with New York...

That ‘Drunk’ UConn Student Did The Old Heave-Ho

Have you heard about the drunk UConn student who went absolutely nuts over being denied some mac and cheese? Yeah, well, he is in some hot water! 19-year-old Luke Gatti of Bayville, New York made headlines...
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South Korean NYU Student Released From North Korea

Back in April, NYU student Joo Won-Moon was detained in North Korea after illegally crossing the border from China. After months of detention, the 21-year-old has been released to South Korean officials on Monday. A permanent...
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President Obama: ‘Our Thoughts & Prayers Are Not Enough’

On Thursday, the country was once again shook by a mass shooting. This time, the tragedy took place at Oregon's Umpqua Community College, leaving 10 people dead and nine wounded. President Obama, as he always does, addressed he...
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Millennials Just Can’t Stand Millennials

Strauss and Howe consider anyone born from 1982 to 2004 a millennial. Their word is pretty officially, even if you don't consider yourself a millennial, which apparently are many millennials. The Pew Research Center found that...

TERRIBLE: Banners At Old Dominion University Will Make You Cringe

No, Old Dominion dudes, no, just no. The University and its students are making headlines these past few days thanks to a trio of banners that were displayed at an off-campus house associated with the...
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The Princeton Review Lists Happiest Students Of 2015

Most likely (or at least hopefully) the college/university that you're attending makes you happy.  Sure you get overwhelmed with the school work and having a life outside of the classroom, but at the end...
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And The Top Party School Is…

You may like to think that your school is the best known for infamous frat parties or the late night bashes that take place after each football game. Nonetheless, there's only one true way to...
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George Washington University: ‘Standardized Test Scores Will Be Optional’

Remember how the SATs were the biggest deal in the world once you entered high school? Your teachers kept talking about it, they gave you vocabulary tests in preparation, they made you take the...
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Johnny Rockets May Be Coming To Your Campus

Get ready to have full access to a restaurant well-known for its juicy burgers and addicting milkshakes.   Johnny Rockets has recently announced that they are planning to expand quick-service locations to college campuses. YES! This...
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Professor’s Extra Credit Question Is Like… WTF?

Sometimes, no matter how hard you've studied for a test, you just feel like the end result is that you're going to fail unless a miracle happens. You're either praying that your teacher will...
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Colleges Will Begin Exchange Programs In Cuba!

With the United States and Cuba now amending their relationship with one another, colleges are taking advantage of the new camaraderie. Colleges in both countries are forming partnerships with Cuban schools to create exchange...
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Your Older Siblings May Affect Your College Choice

Being the youngest sibling isn't always the easiest. You may be constantly living in your older sibling's shadow, may try to always be better than him/her, and most importantly hand-me-downs are never a good thing....
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Lego Professor Coming To Cambridge University

Have you ever wanted to, as Ed Sheeran describes it, "pick up the pieces and build a Lego house?" When you were a kid did you spend hours playing with and dismantling your Legos?...
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30 Universities Ranked By Beauty And Brains

Ever wondered if the school you're going to has the most eligible students and alumni? The popular dating app Hinge has detected 30 universities that have the most eligible students in the United States based...
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Utah Valley University Creates Texting Lane For Students

Have you ever been walking behind someone who's moving at a snail's pace because they're too busy texting or looking at their phone? Yeah, it's annoying. But if you attend Utah Valley University, you...

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