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5 steps to the perfect summer road trip

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Summer is, by design, the season of travel. But that doesn’t mean you have to spend thousands of dollars to travel abroad. Keep it cheap by taking a road trip with your friends or family. Just remember that a good road …… Read More

5 rules for studying in common areas

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

There are a precious few places to study in solitude on a college campus. You can try scoring a private study carrel at your library, but more often than not they’re booked full. That’s why most students end up studying in …… Read More

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

The 4th of July: A History Quiz You’ll Probably Fail

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Why is the 4th of July one of the best holidays? Because it’s a good excuse to eat way too much food and light off way too many fireworks. It’s also a celebration of vital American history. But how much of …… Read More

7 easy meals you can make in 7 minutes (or less!)

Monday, June 29th, 2015

The downside of being a student is that you don’t have much free time for things like “cooking”—whatever that is. You’re probably more used to eating cereal from a box or really bad lasagna from the cafeteria. Thankfully we’re here to …… Read More