Dick Joseph from MVP College Funding joined me in studio to talk about saving for college. Which is something I actually have to start thinking about! Are you in the same boat as me? Listen to Dick’s tips. More
College kids across the country have wrapped up midterms and packed their bags for a week of essay-free bliss.
But not all Spring Breakers are alike. Here are a few to look out for.
Every Thursday morning at 9:15, tune in for the CAPS Report on RadioBDC with Phil DiSalvio, Dean of the College of Advancing and Professional Studies at UMass Boston. More
College is a pretty unique time. It’s the first taste of freedom many students have. High school pressures wear off, you get to live in a dorm instead of your parents’ house, and you have the ability to make a class schedule where you don’t ever have to wake up before noon. Simultaneously, being a college student alleviates you from many of the pressure of real adulthood. Thus, college becomes an interesting time for self-exploration, finding new hobbies, and having a lot of fun. It also becomes a time where certain activities become socially acceptable and “cool.” As anyone who has put in their four years has learned though, some of these particular activities only stay cool during the four years of college. Afterwards, they lose their magic, and forever are shuffled into that “only cool in college” category. More
Around 17% of women who responded to a voluntary MIT survey published yesterday reported they had been sexually assaulted while at the university, while only 5% of those respondents reported their assault to MIT officials, results that led MIT President L. Rafael Reif to say he is “disturbed by the extent and nature of the problem.” More
Andy Dorman is a wonderful Welshman who also happens to be a midfielder for the New England Revolution. He was in studio earlier today to talk about the Revs’ season so far and about their upcoming College Night on Saturday, October 4. Oh, and he gave me some pointers to pass along to my 9-year-old son, who is a budding soccer player. More