The Obama administration is planning to restore thousands of dollars in direct federal tuition assistance for many state and federal prisoners in what could be a sign American mass incarceration is entering a new era.
Most students aren't sure what they want to do after graduation, and there's something sexy about that. But there's nothing sexy about not knowing where your next meal will come from.
The government doesn't want foreign students to stay in the UK once they've completed their studies.
The real "student experience" is increasingly at odds with the image sold by universities—so student activists are demonstrating.
Yeah, defaulting on student loans leads to a world of pain. But what if we all kamikazeed our credit scores together?
I'm the best there is at dropping out of colleges. I've done it three times, from three different colleges, and I'm here to tell you school is for fools.
In the interest of reassuring struggling students, I offer this partial catalog of some of the many bad ideas I accumulated during my college years. Trust me—life gets better after graduation.
A short story about reinventing yourself, optimism, and jobs nobody wants.
A survey showed that a whopping 24 percent of Harvard seniors didn't have sex in school, and not many even watch porn regularly. Why the low libidos, guys?
It's called the "Gold Rush," and it's happening all across the UK.
We don't need to sanitize academic discussions. We need to reframe them so that students can feel comfortable enough to participate.
Welcome to the world of adulthood, where long hours, letting your friends mooch off you, and babysitting horrible teens is your new reality.
Think college is hard? Try touring for 191 days and performing 225 concerts in 26 countries, all for the sake of singing covers of top 40 songs.
Despite the recent outcry, experts believe rape has been commonplace at American universities for decades. So why are we just talking about it now?
If you're one of the few who've been chosen to go to an Ivy League school this fall, here's what you're in for. And if you're not, maybe you should be thankful for that.
Ricardo Dominguez's class is all about pushing boundaries—but one student's mother would rather those boundaries stay right where they are.
Some discussions only happen when you're at your drunkest and most self-righteous. Cherish them before they're gone.
What are the small transgressions that turn nice people into criminals? To find out, we asked a fracker turned convicted drug dealer.
Cooper Union started charging tuition two years ago amid allegations of financial mismanagement, and now the school is having to defend its actions in court.
The suspect had recently sought psychological care and has claimed to be suffering from insomnia, dizziness, depression, and "a disconnection from reality" at the time of the poisonings.
Fraternities need to start doing a better job teaching their young men not to be racist, self-centered, alcoholic assholes.
UVA students are protesting after a black 20-year-old named Martese Johnson was aggressively arrested by Alcohol Beverage Control agents.
Part-time professors say that they struggle to earn a living wage, often have to take second jobs, and are sometimes just a canceled class away from real poverty.
The defendant's lawyer opened things up by admitting her client did the deed, leaving jurors to puzzle over the "why" and whether he should go to jail for life or be executed.