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Gifts Your Fave Teacher Will Actually Like

By Kathryn_WilliamsNovember 19, 2014
Earrings, a framed photo of the two of you, reindeer undies? Nope, nope, DEFINITELY nope, according to state law and this Police song. It’s hard finding a truly thoughtful and cool gift for your favorite teacher. It's like you’re friends, but you’re not, like, friend More  →
Gifts Your Fave Teacher Will Actually Like

The ULTIMATE College Roommate Survey

By Emily BrownNovember 10, 2014
Now that we’re all about halfway through the semester, it’s safe to assume you have a slowly brewed a strong opinion of your roommate in the crockpot that is your brain. Chances are you are either a) the same person in different bodies (you both... More  →
The ULTIMATE College Roommate Survey

20 Reasons School Should Start Later

By Bo LarkinApril 14, 2014
  Have you ever woken from a nice night's sleep only to find yourself already halfway through the school day? Maybe it’s about time the school system wised up a bit and started teaching us after we’ve regained consciousness. Here are 20 perfectly logical... More  →
20 Reasons School Should Start Later

10 People You'll Meet in Gym Class

By Bo Larkin and Erika GeorgeFebruary 27, 2014
What is it about gym class that makes relatively normal students into grunting nuts? It should be a time of day for academic rest, when everyone disappears into the smelly locker room and emerges ready to burn off some steam after that embarrassing lunchtime milk-shooting-ou More  →
10 People You'll Meet in Gym Class

The DOs and DON'Ts of College Campus Visits

By RG DanielsJanuary 31, 2014
It's almost spring (ALMOST!), which is high tide for college campus visits. The SATs are long gone and you're most likely figuring out your safe school and your most desired destination. As the letters begin to roll in you'll need to schedule a tour. Here's... More  →
The DOs and DON'Ts of College Campus Visits

What We Learned From Writing College Admissions Papers

By Janet ManleyJanuary 21, 2014
For those of you tackling your college applications, we've rounded up some of our fav sploggers to find out what they wrote about for their college essays, and how they fared! Danielle Kraese I conducted a massive search for my essay, because I couldn’t remember what... More  →
What We Learned From Writing College Admissions Papers

How Are You Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day?

By Valerie BurnJanuary 20, 2014
Today is Martin Luther King, Jr. day, set aside to celebrate the life of an inspirational and awesome trailblazer, activist, humanitarian, and more. We all know who he is, and that he was tragically assassinated on March 29, 1968, in Memphis, TN. His birthday became an... More  →
How Are You Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day?

Sleeping All Day? It's BIOLOGY!

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 4, 2013
If you spend every morning shuffling bleary-eyed through your high school's hallways, yawning and cursing the cruel system that forces you out of bed at the ungodly hour of Before Noon, you might want to open your sleep-encrusted little eyes long enough to appreciate this... More  →
Sleeping All Day? It's BIOLOGY!