Best College Newspapers: 2014 Ranking Released by Princeton Review

The Yale Daily News is once again number one. For the first time since 2010, the Yale University pub has reached the pinnacle of the Princeton Review’s “Best College Newspapers” ranking. Released yesterday, the 2014 edition of the

Dying Chivalry, Changing Virginity, Girl Flirting, Lesbian Chic: Student Press Sex, Love & Socializing Stories

Disappearing chivalry.  Twenty-first century virgins.  Girl flirting.  Lesbian chic. Hairy faces.  Lust at first sight.  Internet porn.  Two “Fifty Shades of Grey” smackdowns.  And one very expensive condom.

Below is a sampling of recent– or at least recently …

Year in Review: Most Viral Student Media of 2011, Part 2

Strippers. Shootings. The Oscars. Osama bin Laden. One-night stands. Natural disasters. Asians in the library. And skinny jeans. These are a few of the most prominent buzzwords at the center of the student news stories, columns, online creations, and …

As Student Newspaper Archives Grow Online, Some Alums Worry About Their Google Prints

The evermore expansive set of student press archives being placed online continues to concern those who wish their undergrad misdeeds or heated words would stay in the past, not in their Google prints.

As a new USA Today College

15 Newspapers That Belong on Princeton Review ‘Best’ List

My review of the Princeton Review’s latest ranking of the best college newspapers: solid, but incomplete.  Among the student papers I hereby nominate for inclusion in the 2010 ‘best’ list, in alphabetical order:

The Collegiate Times

Daily Cal, Daily Collegian Enjoy Separate Recent Pardons

According to a pair of news reports published on the same day late last week, two A-list student newspapers enjoyed separate pardons from incidents begun last October- one financial and another criminal.

First up, Penn State’s Daily Collegian.  …