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“Princeton Mom” Appears On “Today,” Offers A Wide Variety Of Archaic Bullshit Advice For Women

Susan Patton gained attention and the moniker “Princeton Mom” nearly a year ago, when the Daily Princetonian published a letter to the editor from the Class of ’77 grad called, “Advice For

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 11, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Brace Yourselves: RingBySpring.com Exists

If you attended a “ring by Spring” college like myself, you know that soul-crushing pressure to find your one and only during your four-year stint of higher education. And if you thought…

Pop Sugar | March 6, 2014 - 5:45 pm

How Rape, Accidents Persist At Frat Houses

Frat-house accidents and sexual assaults are getting so common they’re impossible to ignore—but how did it get this bad, and why does it keep happening? In an extensive Atlantic piece,…

Newser | February 26, 2014 - 4:15 pm

Boston University Feminists Want Robin Thicke Concert Cancelled

It costs approximately $360,000 and one gold doubloon to attend NYU and we never got any sort of concert. Anyway, Boston University students are petitioning to have a Robin Thicke concert cancelled…

College Candy | February 24, 2014 - 6:45 pm

RIP Society: South Carolina Wants To Pull Funding From Colleges For Teaching “Gay” Books

South Carolina legislators are trying to “punish” two colleges in the state for assigning books they don’t approve of. The College of Charleston and the University of South Carolina Upstate…

Claire Hannum | February 21, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Fundamentalist Christian College Bob Jones University Halts Study On Its Handling Of Sexual Assault

Bob Jones University, an uber-Christian fundamentalist college in South Carolina, has drawn attention for commissioning and then covering up a study on how well the institution handled sexual abuse.

Jessica Wakeman | February 12, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Man Wants To Be Chi Omega Sorority’s Foot Slave And Houseboy

A 30-year-old man sent in an email to University of Pittsburgh’s Chi Omega sorority asking to be their houseboy and foot slave. It’s always “been a dream” of this creeper and he…

College Candy | February 11, 2014 - 2:50 pm

Kickass Women Of The Day: The Founders of “Girl Code Movement” Are Fighting Back Against Campus Rape

Caroline Heres, Julie Gelb and Jackie Reilly are on a mission to decrease sexual assault on college campuses. Last fall, Caroline and Jackie, who are students at Syracuse University, discussed…

Claire Hannum | February 11, 2014 - 2:39 pm

This Naked Man Sculpture Is Creeping Wellesley Students The Hell Out (And We Can See Why)

Upon first glance, you might mistake this sculpture for a naked man trying to foist unwanted physical contact upon an unsuspecting woman. It could be a trigger for anyone who

Ami Angelowicz | February 5, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Why Didn’t Mizzou Report Sasha Menu Courey’s Sexual Assault?

When Sasha Menu Courey woke up one morning in February 2010, she had no idea that her life was about to change radically in a few short hours. Courey, a…

Claire Hannum | January 29, 2014 - 11:30 am

College Student Turns His Study Abroad Into A 100-Day Dance Party Across China

When Dartmouth student Jake Gaba left for his study abroad program in China, he wasn’t content to just study Mandarin, learn about the culture, and snap a few Instagram photos.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 21, 2014 - 1:20 pm

Dartmouth Sorority Leaders Boycott Rush Due To Racism, Classism And Queerphobia

Five leaders of the Darthmouth Panhellenic Council are boycotting rush week because they feel recruiting tactics used by sororities unfairly consider race, class, gender and sexual orientation. Those taking the…

College Candy | January 16, 2014 - 10:50 am

The Frat Behind A Baruch Freshman’s Hazing Death Has Been Banned

After a Baruch College student died in a totally messed up hazing ritual a few weeks ago, the school has taken action by placing a lifetime ban on the frat…

Claire Hannum | December 20, 2013 - 1:40 pm

You’ll Cry Tears Of Joy When You Watch Rion Holcombe Open His College Acceptance Letter

Rion Holcome, an 18-year-old with Down Syndrome, is about to become a college student, and he couldn’t be happier about it. Watch this video, as Rion expresses his shock and…

Claire Hannum | December 20, 2013 - 1:20 pm

A College Freshman Died This Weekend In An Awful Hazing Ritual And It’s Not Okay

Even among the awful hazing stories that seem to make headlines way too often, this one sticks out as particularly atrocious.

Chun Hsien Deng, a 19-year-old Baruch College…

Claire Hannum | December 12, 2013 - 1:20 pm

College Students, Wear This To Thanksgiving And Thank Us Later

Dear College Students,

This Thanksgiving, you could peruse our list of responses to all the annoying questions your distant relatives are going to ask you. Or you could…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 28, 2013 - 10:00 am

College Students Don’t Know The Story Of Thanksgiving

There were the Pilgrims and the Native Americans … I mean, we all know the story, right? Watch these college students try to recall the origins of Thanksgiving on College Candy…

College Candy | November 28, 2013 - 9:30 am

Elon University Is Teaching Students How To Masturbate

Today I stumbled upon an article about Elon University in North Carolina and how the school is offering a course that teaches students to masturbate. The class is offered on Thursdays…

College Candy | November 22, 2013 - 1:50 pm

Study: No, That Art Degree Does NOT Mean You’ll Be Poor Forever

With the economy in such a dismal state, mocking people with art degrees has practically become a national pastime. After all, it gives everyone else a way to feel smug…

Claire Hannum | November 18, 2013 - 9:40 am

15 GIFs That Sum Up Your College Experience

The college experiences comes with a series of different phases. Freshman year can feel chaotic and overwhelming. Sophomore brings an overwhelming sense of coolness to your demeanor. Junior year was…

College Candy | November 17, 2013 - 2:30 pm
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