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]

Justine Bateman, age 47, just finished her freshman year at UCLA. With adults going back to school in droves these days, that might not sound like big news – unless you remember Bateman as the actress who played the beautiful but ditzy Mallory Keaton on the hit 1980s sitcom “Family Ties.”

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10 Interesting College Commencement Speakers

Lori Johnston | May 31, 2013

Grads hear from President Obama, Oprah, the Dalai Lama, and more during commencement.

It’s a great year to be a grad. At commencement ceremonies across the country, celebrating graduates will sit back and hear from some of our country’s most powerful — and popular — people.

From President Obama to the founder of Twitter (read more on our MyEducation blog) to actresses, actors, authors, and athletes, the star-studded lineup of speakers commencement a hot ticket for some folks. Some schools are providing live streams of the speeches, too.

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will a college degree help you?

Conflicting reports are making our heads hurt this morning. After all, how do you react when you hear that nearly half of recent college grads work in jobs that require less than the college degree they worked so hard (and spent so much) on? That’s the state of the current job market, according to a new student by the Center for College Affordability and Productivity (CCAP).

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