The recession and a desire to make a difference drive more students toengineering programs. But the US still faces a shortage in the profession.
The best prepared are finding jobs, but others are having to consider internships or living at home.
The Monitor's language columnist considers whether it's possible to sound too much like a local.
Beautiful scenery and charming gardens.
Nearly 6 in 10 are considering less prestigious schools in order to trim costs, a survey finds.
To save money and time, many college students cook creatively in their dorms.
The economic downturn pushed last month's teen employment rate to its lowest point in 60 years.
Bu Assal Abu Assal, a Muslim novelist, speaks out against genocide in Sudan – which means he may never be able to return home.