USA TODAY interns share what they wish they knew as freshmen

By Sara Moniuszko, Collin Brennan, Trisha Thadani, Zach Walters, Zolan Young, Isaac Teich, Waldy Diez (USA Today College) – Move-in day is set. You have your list of must-haves, you’ve stalked your class’ Facebook page, you (most likely) know your roommate’s name and you’ve memorized your class schedule. You have done everything you can to prepare for the unknown, but the butterflies … More USA TODAY interns share what they wish they knew as freshmen

The science of sharks: More than ‘mindless eating machines’

By Waldy Diez (USA Today) – Despite at least two dozen shark attacks this year making major headlines, sharks are not out to get you, experts say. “They are not the indiscriminate eating machines that they were once made out to be,” said diver Holly Bourbon, curator of large-fish exhibits and dive safety officer at the … More The science of sharks: More than ‘mindless eating machines’