Jan 28, 2014 — Drinking too much may seem like an essential part of college life for many students. But interventions aimed at getting students to drink less dangerously do work, a study finds. The efforts need to go beyond generic online courses and involve students on a personal level.
Aug 15, 2013 — The first time a child moves away from home can be tough on parents. Commentator Barbara J. King asks whether our closest animal relatives, monkeys and apes, also feel powerful emotions when their offspring leave the nest.
Aug 1, 2013 — When an outbreak of pneumonia sickened 83 Georgia Tech students last fall, campus officials blanketed the campus with information about how to stop the infection's spread. Despite the barrage of information, many students surveyed a month later said they never got the word.
Apr 8, 2013 — In its chess team's first year, Webster University has won a national championship. When the school hired coach Susan Polgar from defending champions Texas Tech last year, her players came along with her. Webster officials say the chess title raises the school's profile.
May 25, 2012 — Over the past 15 years, the sticker price has gone way up. The price students actually pay has risen more slowly.
May 11, 2012 — There's a huge gap between the sticker price for college tuition and the price students actually pay. On today's show, we try to figure out why.
May 11, 2012 — There's a huge gap between the sticker price of college and the price students actually pay. Here's how to get an idea of what you'd actually pay.
May 2, 2012 — Colleges use money to woo top students. It's an effective tactic, but it drives up tuition for everyone else.
Apr 30, 2012 — "...if you are going to do anything worthwhile, you will face periods of grinding self-doubt and failure."
Apr 23, 2012 — Total student debt has gone through the roof. But the average debt per college grad has gone up much more slowly.