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  • Plebe summer
    January's To Do List for USNA Applicants
    Depending upon where you are in the process, you may have done some of the items on this list.Skip them. Be happy you’re done. Move on to the next:First Steps:If you’re serious about attending the USNA or any other military academy,...
  • Become a USNA Midshipman
    Become a USNA Midshipman–Part 3
    Who You AreI am an American. I serve in the forces whichguard my country and our way of life. I am prepared to give my life in their defense.I will never surrender of my own free will. If in command,I will never surrender the members of my command...
  • Who is my parent when filling out the FAFSA?
    Who is my parent for FAFSA purposes?
    All students who are considered dependent must have their parent or legal guardian provide information on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). However, some students might have trouble figuring out who should fill out the FAFSA....
  • College degrees are important to your community, too
    College degrees are important to your community, too
    Over the course of your working lifetime you can expect to earn $1 million more with a bachelors degree than without. That’s a pretty major impact on your lifestyle, so why are so many people choosing to forego a college education?Nationwide...
  • Healthy check
    College health programs awarded million-dollar Community First Foundation grant
    Community First Foundation on Wednesday January 21 announced a $1 million grant to Red Rocks Community College that will help triple the size of the college’s Arvada, Colo., campus. The funds will help construct the Arvada Health Professions...
  • Boehner used Taylor Swift's videos in a blog post attacking Obama's free college plan
    Boehner attacks Obama's free community college plan with Taylor Swift videos
    Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-OH is trying to get his message out to the college age population, that President Barack Obama free community college plan is not so free by using Taylor Swift to get his point across. The speaker published on...
  • Soaring high after graduation
    The after college graduation dating life
    Dating in college is typically a care free experience. There are the joys of new relationships, the fun adventures, endless dates, passion, romance and lust. Ah young love... the world is yours to conquer and nothing seems too difficult to achieve...
  • President Obama wants students to attend community college for free
    President Obama wants students to attend community college for free
    On Thursday, President Barack Obama announced he would like to make the first two years of community college free. The announcement was made on Facebook and The White House Blog. In the video that went along with the announcement, the President...
  • Obama is planning to give two years of free community college tuition
    State of the Union 2015 preview: Obama announces free community college tuition
    As part of his 2015 State of the Union Address preview tour, President Barack Obama announced on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015 in a Facebook video that he plans to "make two years of community college free for responsible students across America....
  • Div. III women’s hoops returns to DC
    Div. III women’s hoops returns to DC
    Catholic University has a great shot at moving into a tie for second place in the Landmark Conference before the weekend is finished. Currently third, the Cardinals (9-4, 3-1) visit Goucher (4-7, 0-3) Jan. 8. The Cards are riding a four-game win...
  • Clock
    Timing is everything in college
    An important thing to remember about college is that time is precious. Still, while there are plenty of things you'll want to get done ASAP, you'll also find a number of situations where you should wait things out. Of course, you'll...
  • Blue and Gold Interview
    Blue and Gold Interview
    The B&G (Blue and Gold) Interview allows the Naval Academy one more opportunity to insure that they appoint candidates who will make it through the next nine years.Questions your B&G Officer will askFew colleges invest the time and money...
  • Amtrak's Student Advantage: Every high school and college student's must-have
    Amtrak's Student Advantage: Every high school and college student's must-have
    Amtrak serves millions of high school and college students nationwide. To begin the new year on a strong note, students of ages sixteen (16) and older can make riding the rails for less their primary resolution. Amtrak's Student Advantage is...
  • New York Concert
    Free-time resources and management
    College is fun for most people because at a certain point you're only taking the classes that you want and (within reason,) when you want. What that means for a lot of students is that they'll likely have a lot of free time. There are...
  • Savor Summer College Scholarship
    Savor summer college scholarship
    Winter may be here, but it’s never too early to search and apply for college scholarships with summer deadlines. A brand new scholarship for 2015 is the “Savor Summer College Scholarship”. This scholarship is unusual in that it...