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The 8 celebrities you want to narrate your life

Wouldn’t it be awesome if a celebrity with a striking voice narrated your life? Every step and action you took would be announced, as if you lived inside a documentary about yourself. Think March of the Penguins minus all the penguins. On …… Read More

To Pledge or Not to Pledge

To pledge, or not to pledge

At many universities, the question is unavoidable. If your friends and fellow students are joining fraternities and sororities, you might reach a point where you too have to decide if you want to join in. To that end, here are the …… Read More

Should prisoners get a free college education?

Should prisoners get a free college education?

NPR recently ran a story detailing New York governor Andrew Cuomo’s recent controversial efforts. The governor proposes that New York prisoners should be offered a college education free of charge—paid for by New York taxpayers. He feels that if college courses …… Read More

6 weird study tricks that actually work

6 weird study tricks that actually work

Most students think that locking themselves in a library for long uninterrupted study sessions is the key to performing well on exams. But it turns out doing so can actually hurt your grades. Who knew? Try these odd (yet proven!) study …… Read More

There's more to do on St. Patrick's Day than just wear green

There’s more to do on St. Patrick’s Day than just wear green

St. Patrick’s Day started as a feast day to celebrate Saint Patrick and the arrival of Christianity in Ireland. Since then, it has evolved into a largely secular holiday recognizing Irish culture, leprechauns, and (of course) green beer. Here are some …… Read More

8 colleges that are more fun than yours (for now!)

8 colleges that are more fun than yours (for now!)

In college you get 4 years to have the best time of your life. Would you rather spend it stuck in a dorm room or at the likes of a beach party, jungle-themed rager, or indoor sledding party? Some schools are …… Read More

8 gourmet meals you can cook in a microwave

The truth is that microwaves can be used to cook more than just popcorn and ramen. We’re talking everything from eggs to baked goods! So if you feel like skipping the dining hall for a day, but still want to eat …… Read More

Win a ValoreBooks #ChillOutKit

Win a ValoreBooks #ChillOutKit

Whether you’re taking an impromptu trip to Cancun, or hanging in the dorm catching up on sleep, Spring Break is the time to reward yourself, let loose, listen to some tunes, and relax. Good news! We’ve lined up the ultimate Chill-Out …… Read More