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College rankings you wish you knew about

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

Colleges are ranked by a lot of measures – best academics, best financial aid, best rate of employment after graduation – and while these measures are valuable, they’re not the only ones worth considering. After all, colleges are ranked on many …… Read More

7 Best Commencement Speeches of 2015

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Congratulations to the class of 2015! This year we experienced some wonderful, funny, and inspirational commencement speeches. Here are our favorites: 1. Stephen Colbert at Wake Forest University “Congratulations to you, the class of  2015. You did it and you look amazing. Although …… Read More

The 51-year-old college freshman

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

I decided to go back to college last fall at the age of fifty-one after my youngest child graduated from high school. I had said for years that I was going to go back to school and now it was time …… Read More

Study Abroad: Top 10 cities to study abroad

Friday, January 30th, 2015

Studying abroad might be the best part of college. Not only do you get to see the  world, eat new food and meet new people, but you may even get to learn a new language. Interested? Check out the top 10 study …… Read More

Are you a savvy student?

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

What does being a savvy student mean to you? We asked students nationwide what it means to be savvy. Why? Because we wanted to broaden our definition of what it means to be a savvy student and to generate ideas on …… Read More