I Got Paid to Improve Rich Kids' Personalities on Their College Applications
I agreed to do something that seemed a little bit sketch but ultimately legal so I wouldn't have to take out loans. It turned out to be a very fine line.
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A College Dealer Explains Why Snapchat Is So Great for Selling Weed
"I serve to some real stoners who I think are in college for the sole purpose of being able to buy pot from me."
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."
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.
The American Student Loan System Is Not Muslim-Friendly
"Is your career worth a spot in hell? That is what keeps resonating with me."
Teens Hacked Their Teacher's Computer to Change Grades for Money
"It wasn't necessarily the most legal thing, but something to do that was sort of fun."
People Are Finally Fighting Back Against the College Textbook Industry 'Scam'
Students who can't afford their course materials—along with a rogue professor—are taking on the system.
Hundreds of Graduation Speeches This Year Will Include the Same Demand
High school and college students are signing up to devote two minutes of their commencement speeches to pleading for climate action.
I Make $1,000 a Week Writing Essays for Lazy Students
Helping kids scam schools has turned into a full-time job for me.
I Ran a College Cheating Business Out of My Frat
And now I'm a high school teacher.
College Kids Who Take Mental Health Leave Can't Always Come Back
While taking time to heal can be beneficial for mental health issues, colleges often leave people in the dark as they try to navigate an opaque system.
I Helped My Friend Cheat on Her SATs and I Would Do It Again
"I wanted to dupe the system and get away with it."