Posts tagged "college"
Graduation: YAY With a Side of OMG

Graduation: YAY With a Side of OMG

Graduating can be pretty scary… Actually, it can be very scary. Happy, sad, confused, frustrated, ecstatic, excited, worried — these are just some of the emotions that come with finishing up an undergraduate degree, and let me tell you, it is a roller coaster. I can still picture my frosh week and my very first...
Dress for Success: Looking Great in College

Dress for Success: Looking Great in College

Whenever I enter a classroom on my college’s campus, the one thing I always notice is how people are dressed. Whether they’re wearing a cute scarf or have on a nice pair of boots, people with impeccable fashion sense always seem to stand out. The other people, who also seem to stand out (but not...
Stuck in Limbo: Life After College

Stuck in Limbo: Life After College

Stuck. Lost. A deer in headlights. Yep, you guessed it — this is what it feels like post-graduation. Welcome to life after college! A time in every girl’s life when Ramen Noodles are no longer considered an acceptable food group, and the only assigned reading you need to worry about is on your Bloglovin’ dashboard....
Guide to College Visit Road Trips

Guide to College Visit Road Trips

Choosing the right college is one of the most important decisions you’ll make after high school. The college or university you choose can have a significant effect not only on your prospective career path, but also on the lifelong friends you make. When choosing a school, it’s a good idea to visit as many as...
New Series: Oct Sober

New Series: Oct Sober

On September 22 of this year, my pseudo boyfriend dumped me. He dropped off the face of the earth without any reasoning and left me to figure it out. For a week, I traded my seat in class for a spot on the living room couch. I lounged in front of the TV, watched chick...
Changing Your Major AGAIN?

Changing Your Major AGAIN?

College is a time for learning things about yourself, meeting lifelong friends, and most of all, figuring out what the heck you’re shelling out all this money for. It can be difficult to decipher what you truly want to do aside from what outside influences feel that you should do. Sadly, there are a few...
Campus Safety: What YOU Need to Know

Campus Safety: What YOU Need to Know

Are you going to that party tonight with your new college friends? Great, you should! It’s part of the college experience, and why not? You’ve studied so hard for that exam, so you deserve a little fun. But before you go out, you need to be aware of dangerous places as well as dangerous people...
College Myths: Busted!

College Myths: Busted!

Whether you’re going to be a first-time freshman or transferring after getting your associate’s degree, moving away to school for the first time is completely new territory – and numerous references will try to give you the “perfect picture” of what your new lifestyle will be like. Legally Blonde has you envisioning cutthroat peers in...
Help Me, I'm Poor! 25 Ways to Save Money in College

Help Me, I’m Poor! 25 Ways to Save Money in College

It’s no secret: college is a money pit!  While it’s easy to throw the burden of tuition onto your parents, scholarships and next 10 years of life, you never realize how much money it takes to get by each week until you start to become responsible for it.  Face it–you’re never going to have enough...
Why Crying is Acceptable in College

Why Crying is Acceptable in College

Women cry.  And we cry over the littlest things.  For instance: It’s time to apply for graduation, which should be the happiest time in a college girl’s life.  But doing it makes you want to cry.  It’s also time to look for a big girl job, but the stress of it, well, makes you upset...
Easy Recipes for the Starving Scholars

Easy Recipes for the Starving Scholars

With a new semester of college around the corner, I have been thinking a lot about how to start my year off with a bang. Some choose to revamp their wardrobe, while others get a new hair-do. I, on the other hand, have food on the brain. For myself, eating is not just a means...
I Love You, Too... Much: The Fine Line between Love and Obsession

I Love You, Too… Much: The Fine Line between Love and Obsession

Whether you are in the beginning or the middle of a relationship, go to school together or are long distance, you are at risk of becoming (dun dun dun) obsessed with your boyfriend.  What a great feeling it is to like someone and have them like you back just as much!  Sometimes, we just can’t...