47-Year-Old Justine Bateman Goes Back to College

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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Spring Clean Your Career, Sopranos Style

Editor’s note: In remembrance of the great actor, James Gandolfini, who passed away yesterday, we wanted to repost this gem from back in 2007. Enjoy…

For those of you looking forward to starting a new career season, take some cues from “The Sopranos”: [Read more…]

10 Interesting College Commencement Speakers

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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Amazing Things Can Happen to You at College

What you learn in the classroom is only part of your college experience. Amazing things can happen to college students, with some once-in-a-lifetime events creating memories and even giving individuals their 15 minutes of fame.

Here are seven amazing things we’ve seen happen to college students.

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