Confused About College? These Two Guys Just Made An App For That!

By Jack Day “As a business leader it’s really important that you’re able to clearly communicate what you’re trying to go get done and inspire people. The best way to disrupt something is to understand it thoroughly.” Words of wisdom from Charles Thornburgh, founder and CEO of Civitas Learning. Together with friend Mark Miliron the…

Temple Grandin Shows Why Autism Doesn’t Have to be a Set Back

By Richard K. Noots People everywhere have Autism, and we aren’t really sure why. I mean, there are numerous causes and huge variations (Autism is a spectrum of things, and not caused by vaccines) which make it hard to pinpoint one thing and say “that’s it!” What we do know is that people with Autism can…

Bet You Never Did Anything Like This in College!

By Richard K. Noots A group of students known as Plan have started an idea that could change colleges forever. While one student was walking to his dorm, he noticed a perfectly good futon sitting in the dumpster. Undeterred, he scooped it out and decided to use it for his future apartment. What he also noticed however, was that all of the…

These Toronto Kids Know How to Handle Winter

By Richard K. Noots These Canadians really know how to handle winter. Apparently, over a thousand students gather for one of the biggest, most dramatic snowball fights I have ever seen in my life. I’d love to be a part of this, however I would not want to handle their winter. Instead, I’ll just make a cup of hot chocolate and watch this video again….