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    Back to school gear that’ll make the grade
    With summer vacation season nearing its bittersweet end and with all things academics about to kick in to high gear, now is the time to ensure your student is equipped with the right gadgets, gear and garments to facilitate a successful school...
  • Back to School 101: Orientation tips and dorm room finds
    Back to School 101: Orientation tips and dorm room finds
    Going back to college: orientation tips and moreThe number one reason students drop classes, leave college or get failing grades is because they fail to thrive—in other words—they are not stupid, they do possess the ability, but they...
  • Students moving into residence halls over next few weeks
    13 college essentials often forgotten
    New and returning college students will be moving in to residence halls over the next few weeks. Most colleges will provide a checklist of items students need to bring, such as bedding, a shower tote and personal items to cheer-up the space....
  • Roommates
    How to pick the perfect college roommate
    Dorm life isn't easy; all those shared spaces and resources are enough to drive anyone up the wall. But what it really comes down to is the people you live with: your roommates. Sometimes they can be great and end up being your best friends...
  • Nicholas Brastins Barnes found dead at University of Chicago
    Body found in dorm at University of Chicago after a week: Foul play?
    A foul smell led to a body found in a dorm at the University of Chicago. According to local law enforcement via NBC Chicago on Feb. 17, 20-year-old Nicholas Brastinc Barnes had been dead for some time because his body had already started to...
  • Sourh Carolina State University
    Shooting at South Carolina State University, search for suspect underway
    A student atSouth Carolina State University was shot on campus Friday afternoon, and police are searching for the suspected gunman.USA Today reports that the shooting occurred at Hugine Suites, a dormitory on the campus ofthe Orangeburg college.A ...
  • New dorm room
    Roommates in college: Bad conflict
    John and Mark are both freshmen in college and are sharing a dorm room. They have both grown up with their own rooms, so this is a new experience. There is adequate space, but it is smaller than what both of them are used to.John wakes up each...
  • Conflict
    Handling conflict in college - Truth #2
    Have you ever been in that situation, in a dorm room, or with your friends or family, where it seems everybody is mad at each other? Probably because we do not handle the conflict well. This can be especially difficult in a dorm setting where...
  • College dorms are close quarters
    Roommates in college include conflict: Truth #1
    It's winter break and you are either thinking of starting college soon, or thinking of going back to college. If you have shared a room with a sibling, you know there will be some conflict sharing a dorm room. Why?Godwingives us four truths...
  • Back-to-school dorm room ideas from Sabrina Soto
    Sabrina Soto on 'back to school' must haves for dorms
    One of our favorite interior designers and frequent guests stopped by to give us some Target-ready tips in this interview on what you need for back-to-school dorm life.Sabrina Soto for Back-to-School:Q: Sabrina, what dorm room trends are you...
  • Healthy dorms lead to health students.
    College health concerns: Tips for a mold-free dorm in the Bay Area
    Mold. Some people view it as disgusting, while others are indifferent towards it. Living in dorms around the Bay Area such as San Francisco State University or CSU East Bay, mold can be found on surfaces such as on carpets and clothing, walls and...
  • Assassin's Creed III
    Lower Manhattan suffers from video game withdrawal due to Post-hurricane Sandy
    The last week and the upcoming weeks have been very important to the gaming world, as Assassin's Creed III was released on Oct 30th and Halo 4 will be released this Tuesday. With that, many gamers preordered these titles ahead of time. However...
  • Sabrina Soto:  Dorm Decor
    Sabrina Soto: Dorm Decor (Video)
    Dorm room decorating for the college student...colorful and fun! See what design ideas Sabrina Soto offers to young decorators using Target merchandise. Sabrina’s venture with Target brings high-end design sensibilities to the masses. As...
  • Creative D100
    How to get dorm-room envy with good Bluetooth sound
    Aug. 16, 2012 – What college student doesn’t want the best sounding speakers for their music player, phone or tablet? But as I sampled the most popular ones available at the Potomac Yard Target, I got schooled.I was all set to buy the...
  • Kitchen Equipment
    Ten essential pieces of cooking equipment
    When preparing to move into your dorm or apartment, you’re probably not immediately wondering how you’re going to fill the storage space in your kitchen. Maybe you’ve decided on the basics: a pot and a pan. That will suffice for...