ComPost: College


Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 08/27/2013

So, what did you actually learn in college? Better than the Collegiate Learning Assessment, a real-life test

And now there's a test!

By Alexandra Petri  |  11:36 AM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college

Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 04/29/2013

Gwyneth Paltrow is your college essay

Stop being so mean to her!

By Alexandra Petri  |  06:01 AM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college, gwyneth paltrow

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 04/03/2013

So you were rejected from college and wrote to the Wall Street Journal about it

Some thoughts on Suzy Lee Weiss's essay.

By Alexandra Petri  |  08:26 AM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college admissions

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 05/22/2012

College is too difficult

Work more than an average of 15 hours per week? What is this, 1960?

By Alexandra Petri  |  04:08 PM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college

Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 06/17/2011

College daze — distractions, cakes and ale

The best eight years of your life!

By Alexandra Petri  |  06:20 PM ET, 06/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College, hook-ups, distractions, kids these days

Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 05/20/2011

What the class of 2011 didn’t learn

Congratulations! You are unemployed!

By Alexandra Petri  |  04:54 PM ET, 05/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college, oops, kids these days

Posted at 05:03 PM ET, 03/30/2011

The silver bullet for college admissions

I search for the way in.

By Alexandra Petri  |  05:03 PM ET, 03/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college, kids these days

Posted at 06:32 PM ET, 03/07/2011

Don’t limit college students’ voting! Stop old people!

States limit college voters? Try the elderly first!

By Alexandra Petri  |  06:32 PM ET, 03/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  America, college, oops, kids these days, voting, age