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A Bulletproof Backpack Isn't Enough to Keep Kids Safe in School Shootings

Some kids are heading back to school with bulletproof vests, jackets, and backpack inserts. But keeping kids safe is about more than buying expensive gear that may not be effective against an active shooter.
Gina Ragusa
8.14.18
Garage Magazine

Teenage Dreams at MoMA PS1's Back to School Blowout

Boasting a subterranean foam party and a urine-soaked karaoke chamber, MoMA PS1's Thursday night fall season opener was anything but studious.
Zoe Lescaze
9.29.17
back to school week

All the Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me Before I Started College

We asked the most educated guy we have on the roster for wisdom.
Drew Brown
9.6.17
The September Stories Issue

Remember the Trapper Keeper?

Here's a hilarious list of things you'll want to buy, even though you're totally not "going back to school."
Blythe Roberson
9.5.17
Stuff

Kids Tell Us How to Deal with Normal Life Now that Summer's Over

"I always see adults sitting around on sofas, and enjoying just sitting and doing nothing. So take the sofa to work with you!"
Pol Rodellar, Alba Carreres
9.30.16
Art

See New York and LA Through the Eyes of Lloyd Ziff | Liberal Arts

The photographer and friend to Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith publishes a black-and-white photo retrospective.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.27.16
Music

We Asked Canadian Musicians If Going to College Was Worth It

"I realized while I was in university that I didn't really want to write about other people; I just wanted to write music."
Gregory Adams
9.18.16
Art

Chalkboard Art Teacher Recreates Masterpieces | Monday Insta Illustrator

From Picasso's 'Guernica' to Hokusai's 'The Great Wave,' Hirotaka Hamasaki expertly adapts iconic artworks to the classroom.
Beckett Mufson
9.12.16
Sex

The Best and Worst College Campuses for Sexual Health, Ranked

Just in time for back to school season, some sobering data on college sex.
Becky Ferreira
8.28.16
Design

Why Building a Smart Design Portfolio Is Everything

A firsthand look at how to go about building your student design portfolio.
The Creators Project
10.19.15
Design

So, You Want to Be an Architect?

The NewSchool of Architecture & Design weighs in on how you should start building your portfolio now.
The Creators Project
10.13.15
Teen Time!

I Wandered Around My Empty High School Listening to Future's 'DS2' to Get Ready for Senior Year

I went back to school to go pick up my class schedule for senior year and fucked up some commas in the process.
Eli Zeger
9.11.15
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