By ABC News

Aug 14, 2013 6:49pm

3 Tips to Ensure Back-to-College Shopping Doesn’t Break the Bank

ABC News’ Paula Faris reports: Just days away from leaving his family’s nest in Vienna, N.J., for his freshman year in college, Tyler Kozimor is quickly finding out that heading back to school means diving into the bank account. ABC News originally met up with… Read More »

By Geetika Rudra

Jul 11, 2013 4:16pm

College Students Downplay or Underestimate Female Intoxication, Study Says

A new study suggests that college students are more likely to downplay or underestimate intoxication in women than in men. “Our participants were more likely to say that women are only tipsy even when they are actually heavily intoxicated,” Ash Levitt, 32, a research scientist… Read More »

Apr 10, 2012 4:21pm

Baseball Player Gets Death Threats After Cheap Shot

A student at Yavapai College in Arizona received death threats after a video showing his epic cheap shot was released online. The Yavapai College baseball team was hosting Scottsdale Community College March 29 when a bench-clearing brawl broke out in the bottom of the ninth inning…. Read More »

Mar 27, 2012 10:49am

NYC Bans Halloween, Birthdays, Aliens and More on School Tests

Students in New York City’s public schools cramming for tests can delete words like birthdays, junk food, Halloween, dinosaur and even dancing from study lists. References to such words have been banned from city-issued tests in an edict issued by the city’s Department of Education… Read More »

Mar 20, 2012 8:05pm

Why a Rising Women’s Basketball Star Left Hoops Heaven for the Home Team

When 6-foot-5 Elena Delle Donne, the number one recruit in the country, chose the University of Connecticut, it seemed like a perfect fit of star player and powerhouse team, but just 48 hours after she arrived on campus, Delle Donne left.  Nearly four years later,… Read More »

Feb 2, 2012 12:40pm

Weightlifting Cheerleader Says No to $75K Modeling Contract

Anna Watson may don the red-and-black uniform of the University of Georgia cheerleaders and line up on the sidelines every game day to cheer the Bulldogs on to victory, but she’s not your average All-American cheerleader. Watson, a cheerleader since age 5, could probably hoist most… Read More »

Dec 8, 2011 3:07pm

Watch: LSU Cheerleader’s View From Air and Field

Football fans accustomed to sitting in the stands can now see firsthand what it’s like to be on the field, and flying above it thanks to the innovative use of a camera by a cheerleader at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. LSU junior and… Read More »

Oct 25, 2011 3:15pm

High Schooler’s Touchdown Scores More Than Just Points

The touchdown Patrick Myshrall scored for his Worcester, Mass., high school football team put only seven points on the board in a game that wasn’t even close. But it scored well beyond that in other ways, capturing the spirit and hearts of his fellow teammates, students… Read More »

Oct 18, 2011 8:59am

Basketball Player Slam Dunks Over His Mom

College basketball player Josh Thompson can go home for Thanksgiving, after all. The 6-foot-5, 200-pound forward from Wagner College in Staten Island, N.Y., risked a tough welcome home had he not successfully completed a daring dunk that placed his mom at risk of a crushing blow…. Read More »

Sep 6, 2011 12:33pm

University of Maryland New Football Uniforms Draw Mixed Reviews

While rarely touted as fashion forward, college football has taken the style spotlight for a potential faux pas this season. The University of Maryland’s Terrapins took the field Monday night against the University of Miami in new garb: white Under Armor pants and a top… Read More »