Best Friends From Norwalk High School Earn Exclusive College ScholarshipsBoth are winners of the pretigious Gates Millennium Scholarship, where out of 56,000 applicants this year, only 1,000 students across the country get this award.
College Counselor's Advice: Find Out What You Can Afford, And Consider Applying Out Of StateAs the school year starts, seniors also begin their college applications. So, what does it take to get into a university these days?
California's High School Cheerleading Squads Build Skills In StudentsHigh school cheerleading presents a broad-based opportunity for students to compete, excel and challenge both their mental and physical capacities.
Calif. Gubernatorial GOP Candidate Kashkari Releases Education Policy OverviewRepublican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari on Tuesday proposed scrapping California's complex education code, sending state money directly to individual schools rather than their districts, and offering state-funded scholarships to certain college students in exchange for a share of their future earnings.
NCAA On College Athletes' Hopes To Unionize: 'Student-Athletes Are Not Employees'Calling the NCAA a dictatorship, Northwestern's quarterback and the United Steelworkers announced plans Tuesday to form the first labor union for college athletes -- the latest salvo in the bruising fight over whether amateur players should be paid.
Academic Program Helps College Students Succeed Through Introducing PossesA nationwide program has partnered with top-rated universities to help students achieve collegiate success through social enhancement.
Entertainment Mogul David Geffen Gifts $100M To UCLA Medical School For Scholarships Entertainment mogul David Geffen is donating $100 million for full-ride scholarships for 33 medical students at the University of California, Los Angeles.
NCAA Fines Penn State $60M, Wins Vacated From '98-11 In Sandusky ScandalThe NCAA slammed Penn State with an unprecedented series of penalties Monday, including a $60 million fine and the loss of all coach Joe Paterno's victories from 1998-2011, in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
'College Solution' Author Offers Advice, Financial Aid TipsWith student debt reaching the $1 trillion mark, it's no wonder why there's growing concern about tuition costs at higher education institutions.
Peter Falk Estate Gives $3M To UCLA For ScholarshipsThe estate of actor Peter Falk has donated $3 million to UCLA to fund scholarships for students studying music, have disabilities or are military veterans.
Tips To Tracking Down College ScholarshipsIf your high school senior is college-bound this coming fall you have nine months to figure out how to pay for it.
Teen Chefs Whisk Their Way Toward ScholarshipsCompetitors on "Top Chef" and "The Next Food Network Star" battle for fame and prizes.