​Tufts Wants To Pay Admitted Students To Defer and Take a Gap Year

A new program at Tufts University plans to help students who plan on attending the school have that "gap year" experience, including volunteering before starting on their degrees. Starting this upcoming fall, the 4+1 program will provide funding for traveling including airfare and travel visas (the bane of my… » 3/16/14 4:30pm 3/16/14 4:30pm

Blogger Shows You How to Get 12 Outfits In One Carry-On Bag

Planning any big trips this year? If like me, you're the kind of person who transports half her worldly possessions with her when she travels in a complex array of suitcases, garment bags, backpacks, cardboard boxes and folded up old newspapers, then you need help. And boy, do we have some good help for you. » 3/14/14 6:45pm 3/14/14 6:45pm

1,000 Nigerian Women Are Stuck in Saudi Arabia Airports Because They're…

Around 1,000 Nigerian women have been stranded at airports in Saudi Arabia for five days running because of a rule that says they must be accompanied by a husband or male relative while taking the Muslim Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca — a trip that's pretty much mandatory for able-bodied Muslims to take at least once in… » 9/27/12 6:30pm 9/27/12 6:30pm