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College

  1. first person
    Comedians and College Students Are Not EnemiesStand-up comedy is not “us versus them.” It is call-and-response.
  2. stand-up
    Former SNL Writer Kicked Off Stand-up Show by Columbia StudentsThey took issue with his joke about a gay black man.
  3. bill cosby
    42 Universities on the Status of Bill Cosby’s Honorary DegreesIncluding Yale, Carnegie Mellon, UConn, UPenn, Temple, and Notre Dame.
  4. roll clip!
    Michael Keaton Imparts Special Alumni Wisdom to College Graduates: ‘I’m Batman’It’s true. He played Batman. Twice!
  5. student loans
    Did Lady Bird Make the Right College Choice?Examining Lady Bird’s decision with the benefit of hindsight.
  6. 25 Iconic Soundtrack Songs, RankedYou won’t be surprised to learn that “My Heart Will Go On” is on here.
  7. roll clip!
    Will Ferrell Wanted to ‘Torture’ USC Grads With His Whitney Houston RenditionThis guy.
  8. pomp and circumstance
    Hannibal Buress Gives a Special Fake Commencement Speech to the Class of 2017When in doubt, watch Martin or Friends or Downton Abbey or …
  9. adam carolla
    Adam Carolla Is Crowdfunding for His Documentary Criticizing College Safe SpacesCarolla’s project focuses on the campus protests of conservative guest speakers.
  10. letters of recommendation
    Michelle Obama Wrote Black-ish’s Yara Shahidi a College-Recommendation LetterYeah, that should help.
  11. what a cool and hip college
    Georgia College Offering ‘Southernness’ Course All About OutKastI’m sorry, Ms. Jackson, this course is for real.
  12. rock the vote
    Knock, Knock! Miley Cyrus Wants to Know If You’re Voting for Hillary ClintonSome lucky college students were involved.
  13. The Student, by Julien Darmoni Dear Anton, Our parents, though they are dead to me, often remarked upon my sullen nature as a child. So somber, so soon! It was as if I […]
  14. roll clip!
    Michelle Obama and Seth Meyers Visit HowardTip #1: An all-Skittles diet is a road to ruin.
  15. Being a Well-Rounded Person Is More Important to Working in Comedy Than […] As a former comedy agent at UTA and WME, Priyanka represented numerous big-name writers and performers before leaving to start a TV […]
  16. Is This the Best Character Piece on YouTube?In a content-ravenous ecosystem where YouTube home pages everywhere are flooded with hacky celebrity impressions and lazy bits (“This is my […]
  17. A Syllabus From a Really Cool Professor, by Zack Stovall What follows is a syllabus that was discovered following an extensive legal background examination, unearthed from the pages of a textbook […]
  18. How to Start Your Career in Comedy: A Guide for College StudentsIf you want a career in comedy, you’re probably wondering what you can do to get from Point A: Where You Are Now, to Point B: Life Dreams Achieved.
  19. bill maher
    Watch Bill Maher Surprise (and Teach) an American Politics Class at UCLAThat adjunct professor looks familiar … Didn’t he host TBS’s Dinner & A Movie with Annabelle Gurewitch?
  20. conan o'brien
    Watch Conan O’Brien’s Hour-Long Q&A Session at UC San DiegoThe kids still love him!
  21. tim and eric
    Watch Tim and Eric Wax Nostalgic About Their College YearsField trip to Wings! Who’s in?
  22. party chat
    College and Electric Youth Explain the Captain Sully Inspiration for Drive’s ‘Real Hero’Mad Max, too.
  23. dakota fanning
    Dakota Fanning Seems to Be Headed to NYULet the student-on-student spying begin!
  24. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Ricky Gervais Thinks The Office Will Run ForeverPlus, Gordon Ramsay and Conan “donkey” O’Brien try to make tacos but end up brawling, on our regular late-night roundup.
  25. clickables
    See a Banned, Student-Made Ad for the University of LincolnDinosaurs!
  26. Beware the Approaching Nerdocaust Here’s a pretty great new video from CollegeHumor, taking the whole college movie jock vs. nerd battle to its logical and unsettling […]
  27. higher education
    Swizz Beatz Is Basically a College Professor NowSwizz will assist in the process of “teaching students the skills of creative entrepreneurship for the music industry.”
  28. higher education
    Bun B Is Basically a College Professor NowBernard Freeman! Distinguished Lecturer!