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12 Times College Women Helped Lead The Resistance

12 Times College Women Helped Lead The Resistance

College campuses across America have often served as sites of protest and political unrest, with young students on the front lines fighting to make th... Read More »

These Are the Schools That Produce the Most Female Entrepreneurs

These Are the Schools That Produce the Most Female Entrepreneurs

If you're a woman who wants to start a company that actually gets VC funding, there are two colleges you should try to go to. According to data relea... Read More »

Why Georgetown's Announcement About Its Slavery Past Matters

Why Georgetown's Announcement About Its Slavery Past Matters

Georgetown University announced Thursday that the school will continue to acknowledge its ties to slavery by giving admission preference to the descen... Read More »

Obama and Biden Will Not Visit Campuses That Fail to Tackle Sexual Assault

Obama and Biden Will Not Visit Campuses That Fail to Tackle Sexual Assault

According to recent reports, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are no longer visiting colleges and universities that fail to address... Read More »

Congress Will Read Stanford Rape Victim's Letter Out Loud

Congress Will Read Stanford Rape Victim's Letter Out Loud

Members of Congress will be reading from the Stanford rape victim's powerful letter to her attacker on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives... Read More »

Rihanna Is Giving College Scholarships, So Work, Work, Work, Work, Work

Rihanna Is Giving College Scholarships, So Work, Work, Work, Work, Work

Rihanna is giving citizens and natives of Brazil, Barbados, Cuba, Haiti, Grenada, Guyana, and Jamaica a chance to win a scholarship. The Grammy Award... Read More »

Malia Obama Is Going to Harvard — but First, She's Taking a Gap Year

Malia Obama Is Going to Harvard — but First, She's Taking a Gap Year

By Chelsea Stone Brace yourselves, America: Malia Obama is officially going to college. The White House recently announced that President Barack Obam... Read More »

What We Still Get Wrong About College Sexual Assault: "We Don't Believe That It Could Happen to Someone We Know"

What We Still Get Wrong About College Sexual Assault:

By Jennifer Gerson Uffalussy Two of the women who turned the problem of sexual assault on college campuses into a national issue are taking their mes... Read More »

Syracuse University Pulls "Kiss Cam" After Fan Says It Promotes Negative Behavior Toward Women

Syracuse University Pulls

For anyone who's ever attended a live sporting event, the "kiss cam" is just as inevitable as long lines are during halftime. However, don't expect t... Read More »

15 Decorations Every College-Bound Feminist Needs In Their Dorm Room

15 Decorations Every College-Bound Feminist Needs In Their Dorm Room

Summer is slowly coming to an end, which of course means that fall semester is creeping around the corner. If you're already feeling stressed about t... Read More »

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