40 Twitter Feeds to Help You Survive Collegeposted by Mark on March 31st, 2010
Somewhere amidst all of the tweets about who said what to whom and what they looked like when they did that thing the other day with that guy who had those things hanging from his thing OMGLOLROFLSOSBBQ… there are actually Twitter feeds that serve a function, like helping you make it into, through, and out of college. Here are 40 you should consider following if you’re a college student.
@academic_earth: Online courses from leading universities around the world.
@ACEducation: Higher Education & National Affairs news from the American Council on Education.
@TheCampusBuzz: Campus news and student survival tips.
@CampusCommons: College info for prospective students, admitted students, international students & more.
@cmnnews: Students can find news from their college paper and those across the nation using this feed.
@CNCollegeNews: College news for students, from education to sports to entertainment.
@CollegeBlender: Connecting students with campus news from across the country.
@CollegeBlogs: College tips from Lynn O’Shaughnessy, college blogger for CBSMoneyWatch.com.
@CollegeChat: Conversations about college: preparing for, applying to, college life and post-graduation, via Theresa Smith.
@College_Connect: Advice on college admissions, financial aid and the transition to college, courtesy of Lynette Mathews.
@TheCollegeGuide: The Real College Guide is for college students to give their advice and insights to peers trying to transition smoothly from life at home to life on their own.
@collegelifesytl: Academic and lifestyle tips for college students.
@collegeschedule: Student news and advice for managing time.
@CollegeTimez: College news, reviews, entertainment, jobs and more.
@Comm_College: News and tips for community college students, courtesy of the American Association of Community Colleges.
@Communiversity: News and tips for college students.
@creativestudent: An online network for creative students: anyone studying or involved in student media, arts and entertainment.
@TheCreditReport: Get tips to make sure your credit doesn’t get shot in college.
@EntryLevelJob: The leading job board for students searching for internships and recent grads looking for entry-level jobs.
@GradtoGreat: Tips for transitioning from college to the job world from author Anne Brown.
@huffpostcollege: Campus news — from the vital to the weird — from across the country, courtesy of Huffington Post.
@LGRforCollege: Tips for those considering college.
@MonsterCollege: Helps recent grads and college students find their first entry-level job or internship.
@mycollegeguide: Information on choosing a college, getting in, finding scholarships and financial aid, picking a major and landing a job.
@nasfaa: The latest news on student financial aid, courtesy of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA).
@newgradlife: Resume help and job-hunting tips for new college graduates.
@nytimescollege: New York Times journalist Jacques Steinberg of The Choice Blog offers regular updates here on the college admissions process.
@OurCollegePlan: Advice on paying for college: scholarships, financial aid, internships and more.
@recessionjob: Job listings, plus resume and cover letter advice to help you survive the recession.
@ResumeBucketCV: Post your resume at ResumeBucket.com, and get it tweeted for extra exposure.
@resumeservice: Advice on writing resumes and cover letters, making connections and using available resources to find the job you want.
@ScholarshipsYou: Scholarship and financial aid news and tips.
@studentlifeguru: Tips for college students for surviving and thriving in school.
@topedutweets: Gathers education-related tweets from other accounts, saving you the leg (or finger) work.
@tweetmyjobs: Job and internship postings.
@Unigo: College news, rankings, helpful articles and surveys on issues that may affect your time in school.
@universitylink: Decompress from your studies with this campus magazine written for college students by college students.
@USATODAYCollege: Higher education news to stay on top of college goings-on from USA Today.
@USNewsEducation: Higher education news and rankings from US News and World Report.
@womeninhighered: A national newsjournal dedicated to enlightening, encouraging, empowering and enraging women on campus.