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Latina student calls out professor who accused her of plagiarism for using the word “hence”

It had nothing to do with her impressive record, but everything to do with her heritage.

Kelly Kanayama | November 1, 2016 - 11:33 am

University of Maryland might charge students $34 a year to help with their sexual assaults

That’s right. The school’s plan is to start charging students a mandatory fee to handle Title IX complaints because there are so many cases they can’t afford to handle them…

Lane Moore | October 12, 2016 - 4:15 pm

Stanford Introduces A New System To Respect Students’ Chosen Gender Pronouns

“One of the best ways to convey respect to someone is to get their name right — and to get their pronouns right, too,” University Registrar Tom Black said on Stanford’s website.

Kylie Cheung | August 29, 2016 - 4:26 pm

Stanford Bans Hard Alcohol At Parties, Avoiding The Real Causes Of Sexual Assault

Just after the announcement, a page titled “Female Bodies and Alcohol” appeared on the school’s website that explains in detail how women are more affected by drinking than men.

Lauren Holter | August 24, 2016 - 10:47 am

Malia Obama Will Attend Harvard University In Fall 2017

Malia Obama, the eldest of the first daughters, is confirmed to attend Harvard University in the fall of 2017 after taking a “gap year.” The White House officially announced the…

Katrin Higher | May 1, 2016 - 12:47 pm

High School Student Accepted To Five Ivies After Writing Essay About Her Love For Costco (She’s Also Smart)

There seems to be an uptick of badass high school girls getting into good colleges lately and this new story adds another to the list.

18-year-old high school…

Katrin Higher | April 9, 2016 - 9:30 am

Kickass Woman Of The Day: This High School Student Who Got Accepted To All 8 Ivy League Schools

Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna has won accolades for her scientific research and gotten acceptance letters from four other schools, too.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 6, 2016 - 5:30 pm

This Record Label Offers ‘Loser Scholarships’ To Students Who Will Share Their Biggest Failure

Being a loser seems like such a terrible thing, until you meet someone who identifies as a winner and realize you’re not so bad in comparison. Losers are inherently lovable and they…

Lauren Vinopal | February 19, 2016 - 4:30 pm

27 Celebrities’ College Majors That You Never Would Have Predicted

Samuel L. Jackson, Marine Biologist!

College Candy | February 15, 2016 - 3:00 pm

Delusional Guy Creates “White Men Only” Scholarship Fund

Although the Internet gets offended by seemingly everything these days, this is something you should actually be annoyed by.

British conservative writer Milo Yiannopoulos created the Yiannopoulos Privilege Grant…

College Candy | January 23, 2016 - 5:00 pm

USC Is Asking Students For A Detailed History Of Their Sex Lives Before Letting Them Register For Class

You’ll probably be asked to fill out some forms while at college for various reasons. Name, address, phone number…all normal stuff. Oh, and they’ll get your bank account info, for…

College Candy | January 13, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Michelle Obama And “SNL”‘s Jay Pharoah Rap About College, And It Is Great

You probably won’t see anything like this again after the 2016 election.

Robyn Pennacchia | December 10, 2015 - 12:30 pm
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