The 4 Scariest Things About Being an Adult Student

Dawn Papandrea | September 23, 2015

If you’ve been thinking about going back to school as an adult, you might be worried it will turn into a fright fest. It’s certainly no easy decision when you consider some of these scary things about being an adult student, but with careful planning, you can conquer your classroom demons… [Read More]

Ultraviolent initiative to end campus rape

As the issues of rape and sexual abuse on college campuses continue to gain national attention, one community of advocates has released new consent ads targeting the important matter. [Read More]

Cool College Projects: Chasing a Dream and a Storm

Michelle Grossman | July 30, 2013

For most of us, all we know about tornados is that we don’t want to get sucked up into one like Dorothy from “The Wizard of Oz” (or maybe we do, what happened to her was kind of cool). But two students from Western Illinois University have been given the opportunity to further understand tornado formation in order to increase our predictive capability and ultimately provide better warning lead times, as well as fewer false alarms. [Read More]

Colleges get attention for their strong academics, famous graduates, and successful sports teams. The beauty of some schools, with lush campuses, interesting old and new buildings, and scenic settings, also can make them a winner when you’re considering what schools to attend. [Read More]