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App prevents drunk dialing, recovers Snapchats

A late night phone call from a friend inspired University of Virginia alum Joshua Anton to create a way of preventing college students from accidentally drunk dialing their contacts. 525 more words


Sixteen immediate thoughts on Rolling Stone's article about on campus rapes

Like many of you, I stumbled upon the Rolling Stone’s article about Jackie, a then college freshman who was brutally raped at a Phi Kappa Psi fraternity house in 2012. 1,210 more words

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Go Hokies!

A few weeks back, some dear friends and I gathered along the river for a weekend of Gifts.  The cabin we rented was situated beside the New River, and was surrounded by trees.   88 more words


College Football playoff

Every since the time the NCAA announced two years ago that there would be a college football playoff starting this season, every college football fan has been excited… until now. 617 more words


Survey shows 1 in 5 college students abuse prescription stimulants

A survey released by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids shows that 1 in 5 college students abuses prescription stimulants, such as Adderall, Ritalin and Vyvanse, once in their lifetime. 566 more words


10 funny college starter pack tweets

Unless you don’t use Twitter or you live under a rock, you’ve seen the new, funny trend sweeping the Twitter universe:  starter packs.

A starter pack is a four-photo collection based on a stereotype about a particular person, organization, place or thing, all wrapped up into a tweet. 459 more words