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Feb 6, 2016

12 Lies You Were Taught In School

No subject is safe from ludicrous history lies.

Feb 16, 2013

Pizza Lunchables Made You The Most Popular Girl In School [Saturday Flashback]

I think we can all agree that anyone who brought Lunchables to the cafeteria in school was deemed King or Queen for a day.

Dec 6, 2012

Students Taught How To Enslave/Sell Africans [The Apocalypse]

Lesson materials included direction on how to carry out a “slave raid” and manipulate “African Chiefs” through bribes and lacing them with alcohol.

Nov 28, 2012

Your Guide to Surviving Finals

Finals are here, but it doesn't have to be a frightening subject! If you are stressing about your upcoming tests, take a deep breath - because we're all in this together. Test-taking is not everyone's strongest suit, but with careful planning and a focused mind, anyone can survive the insanity of final exam week. Here are a few tips to get you on track - and prepare you to make mincemeat out of those tests!

Sep 26, 2012

Get Your Paper Edited For Free with DocuToss [Web Spy]

Rather than ask your parents, roommate, or grammar-guru BFF to take time out of their busy lives to read yet another one of your papers, you should give DocuToss a try.

May 26, 2012

Easy Tricks To Make Your Final Paper Longer

The end of the semester is the worst for papers, especially in the spring. All you want to do is lay out by the pool with your friends and sip on something fruity

May 20, 2012

Beat The Post-School Slump

Whether you just graduated or you've had another year of college under your belt, the post-school slump is about to hit.

Apr 25, 2012

The 13 Most Useless Majors And Why They Don’t Matter

I used to be a college tour guide, in which I told prospective students that they could choose from over 150 different majors at my school. Apparently, 13 or so of them are completely useless -- including mine. How about yours? Is your entire collegiate career a sham of actual productivity?

Mar 30, 2012

Would You Wear These “Slutty” Prom Dresses?

Ah, kids these days. Apparently, high schools across the country are setting strict dress codes for dances because girls are choosing dresses that are too "sexy." Naturally, we had to do some investigation into this subject. We combed the internet, looking at the most risque prom dresses out there. After careful analysis, we've come to a conclusion. These dresses aren't sexy. They're just ugly.

Mar 30, 2012

Best of #WorstSubjectInSchool [Twitter Trends]

I'm going through a particularly angsty period of my college career right now, so if you were to ask me what the worst subject in school is, I would probably say ALL OF THEM. But of course, the Twitterverse has some much more creative ideas than that.

Mar 4, 2012

Thoughts On Lectures

Here at the University of Alabama, I've been really fortunate with my class experiences. I graduated with a class of 102 students, so coming to a large SEC school was definitely culture shock. My first class had 300 students in it, and I felt like a number.

Aug 29, 2011

Body Blog: Back to School Health Roundup

The better you treat your body, the better you will feel. The better you feel, the more successful you’ll be in school and the more energy you’ll have for the really fun stuff. Read on to learn how you can use the latest discoveries in health and fitness to stay healthy, happy, and motivated this school year.

Apr 19, 2011

5 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started College

Since it's that time of year, the time for choosing colleges (and for some, leaving college) Jezebel has decided to depart some wisdom on all the high school senior hopefuls out here, asking them to really think about what they want out of there college experience, about why they're choosing the schools they're choosing, and the effects those choices will have on their college careers.

Oct 26, 2010

Tuffy Luv Ranks Schoolz

Dear Tuffy Luv, I'm pretty sure you already answered a question like mine but I couldn't find the answer, so here goes. I'm a high school senior applying to college and I'm having a bit of a problem with my safety school. It's brilliant: great nightlife, safe area, amazing dorms and has a course that I love. One bad thing though: it's my hometown.

Sep 17, 2010

Duke It Out: Social Media Blackout

Schools all over have been experimenting with social media lately - some of them getting into it and some of them encouraging their students to stay out of it. Now Harrisburg University of Science and Tech are blocking all social media from the school's network including Facebook, Twitter, Myspace and AIM for a week. They're not the first school to try a move like this, but my question is, is it right?

Aug 25, 2010

Would You Rather…

strong>Would You Rather win an insane shopping spree for a totally brand new back-to-school wardrobe OR get to sit down and chat with your favorite celebrity (dead or alive) for five minutes? Things to Consider: these, this, touching Justin Bieber's hair (!!!!) or, you know, talking to someone you love.

Aug 16, 2010

5 Personalities You’re Bound to Meet on Your Floor

College: a time of growing up, trying new things, and, of course, meeting new people. From the bitchy girl in Chem class to the hot guy from a frat party, freshman year brings a slew of different characters. While no two people share quite the same college experience, there are a few archetypal personalities that, without a doubt, can be found on a freshman floor.

Aug 16, 2010

Body Blog: Coffee – Yay or Nay?

As we all head back into our routine of late night partying studying, coffee seems to be the obvious pick-me-up to get us out of bed and into life come morning time. You know a venti glass of water isn't going to give you the necessary push to get you through that 8am lecture.

May 22, 2010

The 11 Things You Do In Your 20′s That You’ll Regret When You’re 40

Let’s face it: we all make stupid decisions. Like choosing a fifth over a review session, or bringing that guy home…who stole our iPod in the morning. That’s part of college life... and a big part of what makes it so memorable. But there are some choices that have longer lasting repercussions; things we do now that will haunt us later.

Mar 16, 2010

Tuffy Luv Talks Class

Dear Tuffy Luv, I recently broke up with my boyfriend of one and a half years, and I've been beating myself up ever since. The first half of our relationship was blissful - we were like best friends, had tons of fun together and he treated me like a queen. But about halfway through our relationship, I began to think about my long-term desires, and realized I was unhappy.

Jan 4, 2010

College Q&A: Should I End My LDR?

I started going out with a guy right before I left for college. I really like him, but he goes to school in a different state and I feel like I’m missing out on a lot with my friends when I’m on the phone with him every night. He totally trusts me so it’s not like he’s annoying or anything, but this whole LDR thing is really taking up a lot of time. What do you guys think of long distance in college? Good idea or bad?

Dec 26, 2009

Having Trouble Choosing A Major?

You know those “What I Want to Be When I Grow Up” essays you were assigned in sixth grade? Some kids wrote about wanting to be a rock star, a teacher, a mailman, a professional Sega Genesis player, an Olympic Pog champion…and you sat staring at your blank paper.

Oct 12, 2009

10 Things We Should Ban Instead Of Books

Having just "celebrated" banned books week in America, I started thinking about the importance of reading, the beauty of stories and how much books enrich all of our lives. And most of my thoughts came back to one single theme: W.T.Eff?

Oct 2, 2009

Duke It Out: Longer School Years?

There's been some debate recently about increasing the number of days public school kids have to spend in class, and while you may be thinking "man, I'm glad I'm not in high school anymore," think again. Colleges, especially public ones, generally follow the patterns set up by lower levels of schooling, which means that if they cut back on summer, you could kiss it goodbye too.