Posts tagged "students"

Someone Gave Middle School Students Fifty Shades-Inspired Word Searches

Whoops: Someone in a Pennsylvania middle school gave students a Fifty Shades of Grey-themed word search puzzle to bring home this past Monday. Very few details are available about it…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 11, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Read The Touching Letter A 9-Year-Old Girl Wrote To Her Teacher After Finding Out He’s Gay

When an elementary school teacher in England decided to reveal his sexual orientation to his class for Anti-Bullying Week, he was hardly expecting to get the response he did.

Katie Oldenburg | December 17, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Meet Caroline: The Coolest Copy Editor To Ever Grace A College Campus

Call me crazy, but I feel like Caroline and I are destined to be best friends. A current student who’s looking for some extra cash money, Caroline is offering her…

Katie Oldenburg | November 5, 2014 - 3:30 pm

This Prep School Rap Battle Is What A Hogwarts Freestyle Competition Would Be Like

Everything about this is gold.
Some students from the UK went all “8 Mile” on their prep school campus when an impromptu rap battle commenced, reminding the rest of us…

Katie Oldenburg | October 9, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Study: Students Love Tweeting About Adderall

According to a recent study at Brigham Young University, Adderall has become increasingly common among college students looking for a boost during finals week and midterms. BYU turned to Twitter…

Claire Hannum | November 29, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Indian College Bans Female Students From Wearing Sleeveless Dresses

Oh, dress codes. Women have been banned from wearing sleeveless dresses at a school in Madhya Pradesh, India, because administrators say doing so isn’t dressing in a “decent manner.” In…

Alyson Penn | July 28, 2013 - 10:00 am

If You Don’t Know The Answer, Just Draw Something Funny

Ever take a test in high school and just know you don’t know the answer? Most of us would leave the scantron, or the paper blank, but some very special…

Julie Gerstein | May 3, 2013 - 9:40 am

Reason Number 2,453 Why Canada Is Better Than Us: Canadian University Installs “Puppy Room” For Stressed Out Students

Do you go to Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada? No? Well, get your but there on December 4, 5 and 6th, because the school is creating a goddamned puppy room

Julie Gerstein | November 30, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Coca-Cola’s Crammer Keeper App Makes Studying As Simple As Singing A Tune

Students these days have it so easy. Laptops and tablets have virtually eliminated the need for notebooks and textbooks. The internet has made sitting in a classroom unnecessary. And now…

Annika Harris | January 7, 2011 - 5:15 pm

Teachers And Students Should NOT Be Friends On Facebook

On the list of people you should not be friends with on Facebook … let’s add teachers and students, shall we? In the last six months, three New York City…

Ami Angelowicz | October 19, 2010 - 11:50 am

Student Sex Workers Rising Across The Pond

College students in the UK are getting sick of working their butts off and struggling to make loan payments, so more are turning to sex work in order to pay…

Catherine Strawn | February 19, 2008 - 5:00 pm