Posts tagged "scholarship"

Heroes Of The Day: Radio Host Offers Rachel Jeantel A College Scholarship & Senior Citizen Prevents Robbery With Tootsie Rolls

After all the crap that's happened this week, we need a little positivity. Thankfully, we've got a double dose for you! First, there's the story of radio personality Tom Joyner. He'd been impressed with the way witness Rachel Jeantel comported herself throughout the Trayvon Martin trial. On Wednesday, he invited Jeantel to his morning show,…
By: Julie Gerstein / July 17, 2013

Should Porn Have Its Own Academic Journal?

An academic journal entitled Porn Studies is debuting in 2014 and will be "the first dedicated, international, peer-reviewed journal to critically explore those cultural products and services designated as pornographic." The notion of classifying pornography as academia is already hard for many to swallow, but the new periodical from Routledge may be in for some…
By: Mary Odell / June 24, 2013

Campus Confidential: My Bank Account Is On A Diet

There’s one thing that really, really sucks about college. Yes, there's no way around it: college costs an insanely large amount of money for which I personally think it's borderline inhumane to even charge. It's my silly little opinion that education should be a basic human right and therefore should be free. Unfortunately, almost every…
By: / September 19, 2011

Duct Tape Prom Dresses That Are Not Only Wearable But Fashionable

While most girls search for months to find the perfect prom dress, and even set up Facebook pages so there are no doubles, select teens get a little crafty for their big day. Instead of spending hours (and hundreds of dollars) at the mall, they stock up on duct tape and get to designing…
By: Bianca Posterli / June 18, 2010