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13 Things Nobody Wants To Hear On Thanks…

27-11-2014

If you hear any of these today, RUN....

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How Applying to College Made Me Grateful…

27-11-2014

How Applying to College Made Me Grateful For the Little Things

After editing one sentence of one essay of what feels like a million you have left to write for the 37th time, cursing at the CommonApp for crashing yet again and realizing just how close the deadlines are as you cross off another day on the calendar; you may want...

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How Thanksgiving Tables And Traditions G…

27-11-2014

How Thanksgiving Tables And Traditions Got That Way

When it comes to setting our Thanksgiving table, most of us know very little about the history of the elements that decorate our tables. We spoke to Jim Baker, the author of "Thanksgiving: The Biography of an American Holiday," Richard Pickering, the Plimoth Plantation 's deputy director and Amy Traverso,...

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Can Change At UVA Make Campuses A Safer …

26-11-2014

Can Change At UVA Make Campuses A Safer Place?

A few postings on the door of Peabody Hall related to the Phi Kappa Psi gang rape allegations at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., Monday, Nov. 24, 2014. The university has suspended activities at all campus fraternal organizations amid an investigation into a published report in which a...

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30 Powerful Reactions to the Ferguson De…

26-11-2014

30 Powerful Reactions to the Ferguson Decision From Teens and Young Adults

On November 24, 2014, Prosecutor McCulloch announced the grand jury's decision on the Michael Brown case that has gripped the nation from Ferguson, Missouri. The grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson. The response has been overwhelming thus far. The immediate reaction saw protesters expressing their outrage and 3.5...

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How to Avoid the Credit Mistakes 20-Some…

26-11-2014

How to Avoid the Credit Mistakes 20-Somethings Make

By Jeanne Kelly, Credit.com The world of credit and finances can be daunting when you're in your 20s and just setting out on your own. Many of us tend to avoid those areas of our lives that are a bit scary, but keep in mind that your credit and finances...

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College Sports

Georgia's Gurley undergoes kne…

26-11-2014

Georgia says tailback Todd Gurley has had successful surgery to reconstruct the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee....

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London to remain Virginia's co…

26-11-2014

Virginia Cavaliers head coach Mike London will return for the 2015 season, athletic director Craig Littlepage announced Wednesday....

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At Texas A&M, tradition su…

26-11-2014

Fifteen years after the horrific collapse that killed 12 students at Texas A&M, the Aggies are once again building -- and setting ablaze -- a monstrous conflagration. Which begs only one question: Why?...

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Meet the First Ladies of the I…

26-11-2014

'Paul Finebaum Show' callers Phyllis and Tammy personify Alabama-Auburn rivalry...

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Fox Sports Partners with Acade…

26-11-2014

Fox Sports initally aligned itself with academic programs at Florida and Southern California and now has programs at 27 institutions in which they attempt to connect the academic side of sports programming and marketing with the practical real world side...

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Iowa State Shares Marketing Se…

26-11-2014

Iowa State's women's basketball team has generated significant and steady fan interest over the years through active engagement with the community led by the head coach, his wife and the support of the athletic department according to Anthony Zillas of...

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Lack of Interest and Support o…

26-11-2014

Generating fan support and interest is often difficult, but you would think that a city such as Boston would not have these issues, but apparently it does according to a piece by Will Gordon in the Boston Globe....

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College Bound

7 Tips to Convince Your Parents You Shou…

27-11-2014

 When United Arab Emirates resident Megha Merani tried to convince her parents that she should get a degree overseas about 15 years ago, she had two strikes against her.  "Not only am I from a conservative Indian family, I am from an Indian family who lives in the conservative  Middle East ," says Merani, now a 32-year-old newspaper...

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Schools Urged to Teach Life Skills for S…

26-11-2014

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3 Reasons to Give Thanks for Student Loa…

26-11-2014

​If asked to compare borrowing student loans to a holiday, you’d probably pick Halloween. After all, taking on tens of thousands of dollars in loans is scary stuff . However, here at the Student Loan Ranger, loans make us think about a different holiday – Thanksgiving. And, no, that’s not an...

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Start Conversations Early About Drugs, A…

26-11-2014

​Linda Stafford knew taking Adderall that wasn’t prescribed to her was wrong. But her usual routine of downing coffee and energy drinks to stay awake was failing and she was struggling to manage her workload and social life. A junior at Georgia Southern University , Stafford was studying to get into the school’s pre-nursing...

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Top Colleges for Internship, Co-Op Progr…

26-11-2014

Find Schools With a Focus on Career Preparation...

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3 Ways International Students Can Find a…

25-11-2014

​Coming to a new country to study abroad is not as easy as it might sound. Besides understanding the culture of a new country , international students often need to adapt to a new culture of studying and socializing, a new living environment and a new circle of friends.  ...

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Most Selective Online Graduate Engineeri…

25-11-2014

Online Engineering Schools With the Lowest Acceptance Rates...

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Practice Biology, Biochemistry With 3 Sa…

25-11-2014

Prospective medical students anticipating taking the new MCAT can look at the following sample questions and explanations to help prepare for the new test's stronger focus on biology and biochemistry. The changes, set to debut in 2015, will in part make the exam two hours longer. [Learn more about the...

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Online Programs Offer New Opportunities …

25-11-2014

By: Al-Monitor.com Staff Al-Monitor With the explosion of online programs in recent years, distance education is becoming an increasingly attractive proposition for many would-be undergraduates in the Arab region, especially those who have jobs or families to take care of. Some education experts even see e-learning as the future for a region...

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