US Universities

Thousands Of American Students Protest Donald Trump's Win Chanting 'Not Our President'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Thousands of college students across America have taken to the streets to protest Donald Trump’s election win as President. In California, more tha...

Student Who Took Topless Selfie On Snapchat Arrested For Crashing Into A Police Car

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 28.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A university student has been arrested after she crashed into a police car while taking a topless selfie. US college freshman Miranda Rader, 19, slam...

This Uni Fraternity Allegedly Taught Recruits How To Use Date Rape Drugs

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A university fraternity is being investigated after members allegedly taught new recruits how to use date rape drugs on women. The University of Misso...

We Need Consent Taught at Universities

Rachel May | Posted 15.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Rachel May

Teaching consent at Universities is not a cure-all: it is a start. We must take young people and sexual assault seriously, and the NUS and Students' Unions are taking necessary steps to do so. For those berating the need for further action, those disputing whether this is enough: there is no better place to start fighting rape culture and concepts of patriarchal masculinity, than in a classroom.

Harvard on Trial

Philippa Greer | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Philippa Greer

From day one, orientation is far more curious than the British experience of Freshers' Week. We are treated to champagne mimosas over breakfast, are wined and fed, partake in a mass "speed meeting" of our future classmates and enjoy an outdoor screening of Legally Blonde (yes, the concept of irony has drifted across the pond too)...

Is it Worth Doing an MBA? Part II

Korina Karampela | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Korina Karampela

The bottom line: The most difficult part of the process is to find what you really want to do in five-ten years. If you are clear about your objective, it is much easier to assess whether it is worth doing an MBA.

Harvard Takes The Cuffs Off Student Sex Club

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Harvard University is to approve a kinky sex club for students with a penchant for whipping, dressing up and fetishes so the group can be "taken serio...

Lucy Sherriff

US Universities Reign Supreme In World Rankings While The UK Trails Behind | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 05.10.2012 | UK Universities & Education

An American university has once again been crowned best in the world, so what is it US institutions have over their UK competitors - and why are Briti...

Teens Given Chance To Study At Prestigious US University

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Bright teenagers from poor backgrounds are to be given a chance to study in the United States, a charity announced on Monday. Disadvantaged young p...

Lost in Translation: Lessons From a UK Writer-in-Residence

Sharon Memis | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK
Sharon Memis

In our work, every day we find that art is a powerful conduit connecting people and their diverse cultures. Residency programs like this one, that bring writers face to face with each other and with young people eager to learn, create the perfect environment to explore the road not yet taken.