May 26, 2017

Clinton tells Wellesley graduates to persist: "They may even call you a 'nasty woman'"

"Some [politicians] are even denying things we can see with our own eyes, like the size of crowds."
May 22, 2017

Kiese Laymon to Students: "Our generation has not given you a healthy model of honest reckoning"

The black, southern author asked students at the Mississippi School of the Arts to go into the world with honesty, compassion and regret — unlike their elders.
May 19, 2017

Notre Dame students to stage walkout over commencement speaker Mike Pence

The Notre Dame students are standing up for those targeted by Pence's policies.
April 20, 2017

'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' Speed Trick: How to get pink and purple spark boosts while drifting

You'll see sparks when you follow our instructions on how to perform the 'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' speed trick.
Jan. 10, 2017

We need to talk about Hailee Steinfeld's, erm, fashions

You deserve better!

June 22, 2016

On Ariel Winter, Body Shaming and Why We Insist on Policing Curvy Bodies

Ariel Winter gets body shamed yet again.
June 10, 2016
May 27, 2016

High School Senior With Cancer Was Banned From Walking With His Class at Graduation

"Students who are put in situations like mine are stranded on an island away from all the other normal teenagers."

May 27, 2016

How Teenagers Across the Country Are Fighting for Gender-Neutral Graduation Gowns

Assigning colors by gender is kinda archaic.
May 26, 2016

The Story Behind the Viral Photo of Haitian-Born West Point Grad Alix Idrache

While West Point graduate Alix Idrache's victory is hard won, minorities are still underrepresented among military officers.
May 20, 2016
May 19, 2016

This 54-Year-Old Custodian Just Graduated From the College He Spent Years Cleaning

"We are so proud of you, Mike!"

May 16, 2016

Latino Scholars Are Celebrating Commencement With the Most Amazing Graduation Caps

"You can't spell 'scholar' without 'chola.'"
April 25, 2016

This Transgender Teen Wasn't Allowed to Walk as Herself at Her High School Graduation

Jennea Purcell, 18, is speaking out about missing her graduation.
Aug. 17, 2015
June 1, 2015

After Being Outted by His Principal, This Gay Colorado High Schooler Got the Last Laugh

Success remains the best revenge.

May 24, 2015

Watch Robert De Niro Tell a Class Of Graduating Artists: "You're F*cked"

That wasn't the only bomb De Niro dropped on NYU's Tisch School of the Arts.
May 12, 2015

The Most Important Thing You Can Do After Graduation Doesn't Require a Job

"The job wasn't the point. It never is."
Feb. 13, 2014

Why Every Smart College Grad Should Seriously Consider Working At A Startup

Venture for American founder on why we need more graduates in startups.
July 1, 2013

There is No One Path to Life After College

You graduate, head into the real world, and have no idea what to do next. "Now What" is a new book that compiles stories and advice from people who have been in your shoes and survived.
June 30, 2013

Hey Recent Graduates: You're Nothing Special and That's OK

The world is a hard place after graduation and you should temper your expectations to be more realistic.

June 8, 2013

The Number One Reason You Should Be Excited to Graduate

You may be nervous about entering the real world, but there's a silver lining: Very soon, Baby Boomers will no longer be at the helm. We will.
June 6, 2013

Chelsey Ramer: Teen Fined $1,000 For Wearing Feather in Graduation Cap

Chelsey Ramer was fined for wearing an eagle feather in her cap and gown during graduation.
May 21, 2013

5 Things No One Tells You About Life After College

Post-graduate life can be an exciting and liberating time, but parts of it are tougher than you expect. No one told me just how hard it might be, so here are five things to look out for.
May 21, 2013

This College Rudely Asks For Donations From Recent Graduates

Members of the class of 2013 are suffering, yet universities still feel that they can begin to solicit donations even before students have officially graduated.