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NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 16: A contestant in New York's Mega Millions $1,000,000 Shoot-Out Sweepstakes attempts a half court shot during a break in the NBA game at Madison Square Garden between the Philadelphia 76ers and the New York Knicks on November 16, 2002 in New York, New York. The Sixers won 93-92. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice: Copyright 2002 NBAE

[Watch] Student Wins College Tuition After Making Half-Court Shot

On Thursday night, freshmen college student Lem Turner was randomly selected at a Ball State University pep rally to take a half-court shot for a chance to win a semester of college tuition, according to BuzzFeed.  […]

08/25/2015

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LeBron James To Pay $42 Million For College Tuition

Cleveland Cavaliers basketball star LeBron James is about to shell out a lot of money for college tuition within the next several years – and it’s not for himself. Starting in 2021, James is going […]

08/17/2015

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5 Tips On How To Beat Senioritis

Nearly every student entering his or her last year in school will face senioritis. Here are a few tips and tricks to help keep yourself motivated and on track.

07/15/2015

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Sacramento Teachers To See Projected Growth At All Levels

The peer-reviewed study supported a need for new K through 12 teachers across the state, however, the research finds an increased need in particular regions.

05/02/2015

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Podcast Hosts Discuss Recent Controversies Surrounding Hazing, Greek Life On Campus

This week’s standout podcasts include an episode of the Security Brief that examines the issue of college hazing and an installment of the Wavemaker Conversations that takes a lot hazing within the Greek system.

04/10/2015

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Tax Tips: What All New College Grads Need To Know

Welcome, students, to taxes for recent graduates 101.

03/16/2015

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California Offers $50 Million Carrot For College Innovation

Gov. Jerry Brown has made a habit of criticizing California’s public colleges and universities for what he sees as a failure to adapt to the 21st century. Now he is putting the state’s money where his mouth is.

03/08/2015

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College Completion Gap Between Rich, Poor Widens

The gap in bachelor-degree attainment between the nation’s richest and poorest students by age 24 has doubled during the last four decades, according to a report released Tuesday.

02/03/2015

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UPDATE: Modesto Community College System Selected To Offer 4-Year Degrees

The chancellor of California’s vast community college system has picked 15 schools that he thinks should be authorized to offer bachelor’s degrees for the first time.

01/20/2015

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Democratic Legislators Criticize UC Tuition Hikes

Democratic legislative leaders returning to the state Capitol are taking aim at tuition hikes approved by the University of California.

12/01/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 15: Briean Boddy-Calhoun #29 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers catches a pass intended for Corey Smith #84 of the Ohio State Buckeyes during the first quarter of the game on November 15, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: A Time To Be Thankful For Rivalries

With Thanksgiving upon us, we should all take some time to think about what we are thankful for. There is plenty of drama to pay attention to this weekend, and that is something every college football fan can be thankful for.

11/25/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 15: J.T. Barrett #16 of the Ohio State Buckeyes carries the football against the Minnesota Golden Gophers during the second quarter of the game on November 15, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: J.T. Barrett Has Led Ohio State’s Resurrection As Playoff Contender

If you are looking for this year’s young rising star with a shot to win the Heisman Trophy, look no further than Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett. The freshman starting quarterback has stepped into a tough spot and has grown and matured along the way with terrific results.

11/20/2014

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