In 2013, college grads left school with a diploma -- and an average of $35,200 in college-related debt. While the costs of a college education continue to rise, post-graduation earnings remain stagnant. Obtaining a college degree isShow More Summary
While I have always felt passionate about advocating for equal rights and opportunities for all people, I didn’t find my feminism until my Junior year of college. After having several personal experiences that made me examine the way...Show More Summary
At the Australian Open on Thursday, Caroline Wozniacki lost, Serena Williams made a comeback, Novak Djokovic dominated, Venus Williams looked as good as anyone and American college grad Steve Johnson romped his way into the third round. Here are the highlights from day four in Melbourne.
A new report from the Association of American Colleges & Universities shows what employers value the most when they hire grads
Today's job market is fiercely competitive. With the advent of new technologies and growing global competition, companies need to be nimble -- and ready to fearlessly embrace change. Everyone from college grads entering the market for the first time to seasoned executives must have a laser-like focus on their careers. Show More Summary
Kristen Hamilton is CEO of Koru, a Seattle-based company that provides career training and coaching to recent college grads. Before serving as Koru's CEO, Kristen worked as COO of a global non-profit, launched mobile media devices for...Show More Summary
Congrats to these inspiring students! 5 College Black Students Named Rhodes Scholars Via The Root reports: Five black students have been selected as Rhodes Scholars in one of the highest academic achievements for U.S. college students, according to the
Gwyneth Paltrow has won an Academy Award. She's launched her own lifestyle brand, starred in dozens of movies and is worth tens of millions of dollars. But all that didn't qualify her for a job at Yahoo. According to Sunday's cover story...Show More Summary
Graduating from college comes with the acknowledgement of great achievement — and, if you’re like 70% of graduates, a burden on your back in the form of student loan debt. The average college grad leaves school with $40,000 worth of debt. Show More Summary
Rising student loan debt and a weak economy mean more and more college graduates are moving back home with mom and dad. In his series Boomerang Kids, photographer Damon Casarez (a boomerang kid himself) shares portraits of people in this transitional situation. READ MORE »
Among the Americans struggling most in the current economy are recent college grads carrying significant educational debt. As millennials navigate lowered employment prospects with larger student loans than young people of earlier decades, the U.S. Show More Summary
A Florida multimillionaire who drunkenly and fatally plowed his Bentley into a college grad was sentenced to 16 years in prison ? again.
Study. Extracurricular-ize. Memorize SAT words. Get into college. Graduate. Get a job -- a good job. One that lets you not only pay your student loans, but also your rent — and maybe, just maybe, puts you on a path toward being able to afford really adult things like a house. That's the checklist. Follow it, and […]
Ana Tapia, who was pursuing a master's degree from California State University Fresno, was killed when the wheel rolled into her lane, the Fresno Bee reported.
Good news: Chelsea Houska and new boyfriend Cole DeBoer are still going strong. So strong, in fact, that the hunky college grad showed up to the Teen Mom 2 star’s… READ ON
According to a new CareerBuilder survey, 51 percent of employed graduates from the class of 2014 are working in jobs that don’t require a college degree. That said, nine out of 10 mentioned college is worth the investment for the long-term...Show More Summary
EAST LANSING, Mich. — The job market for new college graduates is red hot. After several years of modest growth, hiring is expected to jump a whopping 16 percent for newly minted degree-holders in 2014-15, according to key findings from Recruiting Trends. Show More Summary
Their prospects are the brightest since the dot-com frenzy, no matter what level of degree a student is earning
The city's tax credits and mandated affordable housing tend to benefit young couples and recent college grads, but initiatives to help lower-income renters are unfortunately limited.