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Cornell Lacrosse Team Forced Freshmen To Chug Beer Until They Vomited

By | Tue, 09/24/2013 - 13:41

Cornell University's lacrosse team is suspended for the fall season after a hazing incident ended with several underclassmen vomiting.

College Students - Women Hooking Up In Freshman Year

What Makes College Women More Likely To 'Hook-Up' In Their Freshman Year?

By | Wed, 06/19/2013 - 16:02

A recent study shows us why some female students are more likely to "hook up" in their freshman year of college.

Facebook Gives First-Generation College Students the Confidence to Apply and Succeed

Facebook Gives First-Generation College Students the Confidence to Apply and Succeed

By | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 22:29

Facebook gives future first-generation college students the confidence to apply to school, offering supportive information about the application process.

'Ladies Night!' College Girls Outdrink College Guys

By | Fri, 05/17/2013 - 16:09

College women exceed nationally proposed drinking guidelines more frequently than their male counterparts.

Kreayshawn Promotion of College Students' Adderall Abuse on Twitter

College Students’ Adderall Abuse Trends on Twitter During Finals

By | Wed, 05/01/2013 - 19:02

College students’ Twitter trending patterns reveal where and when they are most likely to use the ADHD medication Adderall, the most commonly abused prescription stimulant. What are they tweeting about the study drug?

Ryan Lochte- Dumb Jock Stereotype Threat is Self-Fulfilling

‘Dumb Jock’ Stereotype Threat Is Self-Reinforcing, Unless Coaches Expect More of College Athletes

By | Tue, 04/23/2013 - 00:01

The “dumb jock” meme is self-reinforcing, says a new study. The less college athletes feel is expected of their grades, the more their grades may suffer— unless a coach suggests otherwise.

College Revenge of the Nerds

Negative Thinking Makes Depression Risk Contagious Among College Roommates

By | Thu, 04/18/2013 - 19:58

Your freshman year roommate’s mood can be contagious—a new study finds that six months after living together, one college roommate’s negative thinking increased the other’s risk for depression.

68% Underage Drinking Deaths Not Traffic-Related; Advocates Still Urge Ways To Improve Prom Safety

Binge Drinking Destroys the Brain Within Months and Turns Social Drinkers Into Alcoholics

By | Tue, 10/16/2012 - 17:04

Fraternity brothers and sorority sisters pay close attention: researchers warn that just a few months of binge drinking can damage the brain and turn social drinkers into alcoholics.

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Don't Let Your Kid Going to College Get You Down: Tips to Fight the Empty Nest Syndrome

By | Thu, 08/30/2012 - 18:48

New research displays parents face an emotional and lifestyle adjustment called the empty nest syndrome.

Fordham Univeristy

The Ten Worst College Dining Halls

By | Tue, 08/28/2012 - 13:55

Fordham University in the heart of Bronx, NY, got slammed for being the worst dining hall in the country. Want to know where your school or prospect school ranks? Check it out.