College Grads Ready to Change the World

GPA promiseReady to use your “GPA” after college? No, not that GPA, we’re talking about the “Graduation Pledge Alliance” where graduates work with a commitment to a better world. [Read more…]

Is It Really Smart to Use Your Smartphone All the Time?

smartphones and students - distractionsNintety-nine percent of students have been guilty of doing this while working on homework or studying for a big test. You guessed it… They check their phone “for just one second” and before they know it, the clock turns midnight and the homework or studying never got done. This simple example is one of the many reasons why Emerson College recently hosted a PR and marketing conference, to address the issue with “smart” technology. [Read more…]

The Nation’s Geekiest Campus May (or May Not) Surprise You

RIT names geekies campus by ThinkGeek.com

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What do you get when you combine quidditch and a school mascot that’s an engineer with a ruler? You get an award-winning geeky school, that’s what! [Read more…]

Tobacco-Free Colleges Becoming More And More Common

The University of Nevada, Reno has announced plans for a Tobacco-Free University policy effective Aug. 1, 2015.

The University of Nevada, Reno has announced plans for a Tobacco-Free University policy effective Aug. 1, 2015.

The University of Nevada, Reno is the newest school is a growing number of those implementing a Tobacco-Free University policy.

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April Fools’ Day Jokes So Smart, They Have To Be From Colleges & Universities

April Fool's Day pranks from colleges and universitiesIt takes some smart cleverness to pull off a really good April Fool’s Day joke. These colleges and universities get an A+ in that department…

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