In my unscientific but thorough survey of gift ideas for college students, I would say some 94.8 percent of all college students have, at some point, either received a copy of Dr. Seuss’s Oh, The Places You’ll Go or had it quoted at them. It’s a classic read, but as far as gifts for college students go, it’s clichéd — and you can give a practical, useful, and unique gift to a college student that’s better than that. To make things a little easier, I spoke with actual college students about the most memorable gifts they’ve ever received, the gear and gadgets they use every day, and the items on their wish lists to find the best gifts for college freshmen, gifts for college graduates, and all the students in between.
In 2016 we asked the question as to whether or not the great Western powers will survive globalization, and the answer was: probably not. But what about baseball? And what's more important, really? In this fascinating survey, author Lincoln Mitchell discusses the remarkable multi-national reach of the sport and weighs the different factors that may cause the game to thrive or decline in the face of shifting economic models.

This small but mighty drone should not be dismissed as cute. Not only is it fun and easy to fly, he’ll actually be able to capture video thanks to the built-in VR capabilities, HD camera and Wi-Fi function. Great for drone beginners and flying experts alike, the 6-axis flight control system with adjustable gyro sensitivity makes it easy to fly stable. Whether young or older, a drone is sure to evoke his inner kid on Christmas morning. 


Score a par-fect Valentine's Day when you gift your sports fan this fun golf ball set. Personalize a dozen Callaway golf balls with his name printed on the front with a variety of six heart-warming designs. You get two golf balls of each design with cute and clever sayings, like "Tee-rific kisser" and "You drive me wild." Make his next golf game all FORE love with this unique custom golf ball set!

This small but mighty drone should not be dismissed as cute. Not only is it fun and easy to fly, he’ll actually be able to capture video thanks to the built-in VR capabilities, HD camera and Wi-Fi function. Great for drone beginners and flying experts alike, the 6-axis flight control system with adjustable gyro sensitivity makes it easy to fly stable. Whether young or older, a drone is sure to evoke his inner kid on Christmas morning. 
Lululemon pants are no longer just for the ladies. Whether he's running errands on the weekend, traveling or simply relaxing at home, these joggers will provide him with the comfort and support he needs — while maintaining an effortlessly stylish atheleisure aesthetic. Composed of four-way stretch, sweat-wicking Warpstreme™ fabric and featuring lululemon's signature ABC engineering (anti-ball crushing) you can rest assured he and the boys will find comfort in these joggers.

After graduation, you enter the "real world" and the real world will include putting together furniture, Googling how to fix leaky faucets when your landlord avoids your calls, and enticing your friends to help you mount your living room TV with pizza. It's not the most strictly "fun" gift, but it will absolutely be necessary. He'll be glad he has the tools to handle whatever life throws at him confidently, and this is one gift he may not immediately buy for himself, but which you really want to have before the very second you need it. Thoughtful and useful.


Speaking of wedding registries, a set of matching flatware would be nice so that they can retire (or maybe even return) the dining hall forks and knives they may have stolen over the years. Senior writer Lauren Levy fell into a rabbit hole of stylish flatware while putting together her wedding registry and “flirted with the idea of Hay’s Everyday Silverware,” which she calls “basic and standard, but also have their own distinct shape, feel, and style.”
The term “sports fan” does not solely apply to couch jockeys. There are plenty of fans that like to spend a little time on the court. Sometimes that means you have to hit up a public park – and most public basketball hoops have been without nets for years. This handy replacement net is an easy way to apply a net to public hoops. And once you’re done shooting, you can just take it home with you.
And don't forget about new dads. When it comes to new fathers, make it all about the baby with cute onesies and booties that'll make his or her father say, ?Aww!? Sometimes the best gifts for men are from you, their spouse. Husbands will enjoy personal care gifts like shave sets and cologne?they'll make great gifts for your husband. They're a nice reminder for him to take care of himself, too, and make for great gifts for men in general.
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