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When College Students Want Mental Health Help but Get Stuck Waiting in Line

Amid a historic increase in students seeking counseling services, many find themselves forced to endure long periods without help.

9.13.19

Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal

The actress paid $15,000 for someone to take the SAT for her daughter.

9.11.19

How For-Profit Colleges Have Targeted and Taken Advantage of Black Students

A new report highlights all the ways the racial wealth gap is exacerbated by America's higher education system.

9.5.19

Court Documents Reveal How Affirmative Action for the 1% Really Works

Scandalous new details about the University of Southern California's admission process came out as part of the ongoing 'Varsity Blues' trial.

8.19.19

I Manipulated Lonely Teachers to Steal Tests in High School

I got the idea when I was working at a movie theater.

7.30.19

Rich Families Are Legally Separating from Their Kids to Pay Less for College

It's the latest tactic the wealthy use to game the system.

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7.29.19

I'm a College Professor Who Faked Dissertation Data on the Side

It was a good gig for a while, to be quite honest.

7.11.19

Why a Tweet About 'Uneducated' Voters Angered So Many People

An Ottawa law professor described Conservatives as the “party of the uneducated" reinforcing the longstanding narrative as the Liberals being the party for elites.

6.17.19

These Engineering Students Built a Special Pen Just for Cheating on Tests

"We didn't really need to cheat, because we already had 3.9 GPAs."

6.3.19

I Use My Learning Disorder Diagnosis to Cheat on Tests

Getting diagnosed cost thousands of dollars—my roommate couldn't afford it—but it's helping me out big time.

5.29.19

The American Student Loan System Is Not Muslim-Friendly

"Is your career worth a spot in hell? That is what keeps resonating with me."

5.22.19

People Are Finally Fighting Back Against the College Textbook Industry's 'Scam'

A lawsuit, grassroots activism, and a viral tweet by a rogue professor point to a larger pattern of debt-strapped students taking on the system.

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