college courses

  • 6 College Courses I WISH Actually Existed

    6 College Courses I WISH Actually Existed

    As a senior graduating in a mere three weeks, I've been reflecting a lot on my college experience. I've loved every minute of it but there are some classes I wish I could have taken as a student. Maybe some school offers a variation of these, but I think all universities should think along these practical lines.

  • James Franco to Teach a Class…on James Franco

    James Franco to Teach a Class…on James Franco

    According to the PopEater Columbia College Hollywood will give 12 of its best editing students the chance to create a 30 minute documentary from footage of Franco’s career.

  • Does College Make Us Liberal? [VIDEO]

    Does College Make Us Liberal? [VIDEO]

    A new study presented by Fox News (watch the vid, peeps) says that going to college will make someone's political opinions lean left and suggests that democratic faculty push their liberal agendas on students.

  • My Freshman Year: The Midterm Review

    My Freshman Year: The Midterm Review

    With my midterm exams finally over, I’m taking this opportunity to do a little midterm reviewing of my own. Now seems to be the perfect time to reflect on the first quarter of my freshman year and to start looking forward to the rest of the semester, the next semester, and, well, just the future in general. As scary as that sounds.

  • Some Idiot’s Bright Idea: Let’s Cancel Summer

    Some Idiot’s Bright Idea: Let’s Cancel Summer

    A US Senator, Lamar Alexander (yes, please send him nasty letters and kick him on the street), stated in a recent Newsweek Article that “an educational schedule of 3 months of summer is not relevant in today’s world and [college] students should take more credit hours and graduate in 3 years, saving 25% in tuition costs.”

  • Countdown to College: Course Crazy

    Countdown to College: Course Crazy

    For the first couple of months after my college acceptance, it was all about celebration. Buying up sweatshirts and car decals on the bookstore website,...

  • Saturday Read:  Are You There Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea.

    Saturday Read: Are You There Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea.

    [We all get bogged down with the required reading lists handed to us by our over-zealous professors. When we aren’t laying in bed with a...

  • Eeek, I Might Be Failing! Tips For Saving Your Grade.

    Eeek, I Might Be Failing! Tips For Saving Your Grade.

    What do you mean it’s too late to drop a class? I forgot I was even enrolled! If that’s part of the conversation you’re having...

  • A Modern Guide to Classroom Etiquette

    A Modern Guide to Classroom Etiquette

    There is much to be said for Emily Post. She wrote the book (literally) on manners and standardized etiquette customs for the general public. I...

  • The Most F*CKED UP Experiments, EVER!

    The Most F*CKED UP Experiments, EVER!

    With classes starting up again, many of us will be forced to take some kind of bullshit science course which will never be of any...