Margaret Attridge is a news reporter for BestColleges focusing on higher education news stories in California. She graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park in May 2022 with a BA in journalism and government and politics.
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Inside Students’ Push To Get Emergency Contraception Vending Machines On Campus
As threats to abortion care and birth control loom, student groups across the country are using vending machines to improve access to Plan B, condoms, and other reproductive wellness products.
New Scholarship Will Help a California Community College Student Study Communications at an HBCU
The California-based PR agency will cover full tuition and fees for a California Community College student studying communications at a historically Black college or university.
California’s Public Colleges Stock Up on Narcan
A new law requires most California public institutions of higher education to have Narcan on campus. Here's which schools have it — and which haven't yet ordered the lifesaving medicine.
‘Grandparent Loophole’: This New FAFSA Rule Can Help Maximize College Savings
Starting this year, grandparent-owned 529 savings accounts won't be counted toward a student's FAFSA eligibility.