College and University

Princeton University - Colonial Colleges and Ivy League History

Princeton University, established in 1746, has a rich history that includes being an original member of the Ivy League and one of nine Colonial Colleges founded prior to the American revolution that created the United States of America.  The history of the Ivy League really begins with the formation of the Colonial Colleges in the seventeenth...
Jan 13, 2015 |

Do Colleges Look At Freshman Grades? You Might Be Surprised

It's not uncommon for a student that is applying to college to ask the question: " Do colleges look at freshman grades ?" The answer to that is not just a simple yes or no like you would expect. In fact, just like everything else with regard to college admissions, there are a few gray areas that you should be aware of before you apply.
Jan 13, 2015 |

Tips for Starting the College Search Process

The search for the "perfect" college can be a very overwhelming and intimidating process, but only if you allow for such. I might be biased, but I believe the college search process is one of the most exciting times of a young adult's life! Where will he or she spend the next four years? What type of fabulous connections and authentic friendships...
Jan 13, 2015 |

Pros and Cons of Colleges in California

Although California colleges have made big news recently for increasing tuition rates, California's public universities are regularly recognized for providing excellent educations. Many colleges in California made it onto U.S. News & World Report's "Best Colleges: Top Public Schools 2011" list. In fact, five of the top ten, including the top...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Brown University Ranking (Consistently Worst in Ivy Leagues)

Brown University has the distinct misfortune of consistently receiving the worst ranking amongst Ivy League schools in the highly regarded US News and World Reports rankings that are released annually. In the Best Colleges 2010 edition Brown came in at the number sixteen overall spot in terms of the most highly prized category of National...
Dec 24, 2014 |

King College News

Includes news for and about students, alumni, admissions, athletics, careers, and arts from King College in Bristol, Tennessee.
May 26, 2016 |

Union College News and Information

Official news, sports, and announcements from Union College, a United Methodist liberal arts institution in Barbourville, Kentucky. Includes archives.
May 26, 2016 |

Mansfield University News and Information

News, events, sports information, campus bulletins and announcements relating to Mansfield University of Pennsylvania, part of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, and located in Mansfield.
May 26, 2016 |

College Newspaper Business and Advertising Managers, Inc.

College Media Business & Advertising Managers, Inc.Organization for students and advisers. Information on how to join, benefits, news, conferences and contests.
Mar 9, 2016 |

Society for Collegiate Journalists

Honorary society for college journalists and advisors. Includes activities, awards, chapters, events and handbook.
Mar 8, 2016 |

Student Free Press Association

Organization of college-aged writers, bloggers, tweeters, podcasters, and viral video makers supported by veteran journalists who wish to improve campus journalism.
Feb 22, 2016 |

College Media Advisers

Dedicated to serving the needs of collegiate student media programs and their advisers
Feb 17, 2016 |

MCT Campus

MCT Direct. News and features content service for newspapers, broadcasters and Web sites from sources such as McClatchy, Tribune and the Los Angeles Times. MCT searchable archives include photography, news, editorials, opinion, graphics, illustrations, political caricatures, paginated pages, kids content, business and interactive news.
Feb 16, 2016 |

Associated Collegiate Press

Through education training and recognition programs for members, the Associated Collegiate Press promotes the standards and ethics of good journalism as accepted and practiced by print, broadcast and electronic media in the United States
Feb 3, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More