College

Saying Goodbye to My Childhood Home And Safetynet

It’s hard to know how to feel when your parents inform you they are moving…

My College Best Friends Showed Me What Love Feels Like

When I left home for college, I thought I knew one thing for sure: I…

Your Ultimate Finals Survival Guide To Save Your Sanity

With yet another semester drawing to a close, I’m willing to do almost anything to…

Yes, I Can Be Both An Artist and a Scholar

I started graduate school three months ago, and I find myself rephrasing the same sentiment…

Desperately Seeking Friends for the Post-Grad Life

By Kelly Rodgers It was 8:40 a.m., as I rushed frantically around my apartment on…

On Having A Long-Distance Relationship With My Dog

My longest-standing relationship has been with my dog. We met when I was in the…

How to Survive Going to College Online

By Katie McBeth I finally made the dive back into schooling. Grad school was calling…

When It Comes To Dating, I Prefer It Old-Fashioned

Like many other twenty-something year-olds, I’m no expert on dating. I’ve only had two boyfriends…

The Pros And Cons Of Going To Graduate School After Working

By Katie McBeth After 17 years of school (K-12 plus another five years in college)…

I Packed Up My College Room, And With It, The Memory Of Him

After he helped me stick them all across the slanted ceiling above my bed, he…

Changing Majors Gave Me The Chance to Finally Find Happiness in College

I’ve always been the girl who has everything together. It’s a role I embraced in…

What To Do When You Realize You’re The Pity Friend

  “You think you know someone…”: a five-word phrase that you might hear in some…

What to Expect When You’re Expecting an English Degree

It’s now a decent way into May, which means the college graduations are upon us.…

Yes, It Is OK to Feel Grief Over Graduation

Seeing the multitude of  cap and gown photos adorning my Facebook feed, my heart swells…

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How To Survive Finals Without Your Head Exploding

In case you didn’t know, the April/May period is literally hell on earth for college…

Thoughts I Had While Graduating Law School

There is nothing I enjoy more than a triumphant cinematic graduation scene. Arguably the best…

How A Trip Abroad Taught Me To Give A Damn Again

I majored in International Relations in college for one reason. I mistakenly gave a damn.…

Co-Dependency Thy Name is Sisterhood
My Sister And I Are Freakishly Codependent—And We Like It

Your bags are packed, the car is loaded, and college is calling. You’ve got a…

I’m Almost 21 And Still Don’t Know How to Party

Two girls walk into a party. The first makes a beeline for the bar. She…

Is College Really A Good Fit for Everyone?

I’ve worked at a college and in higher education for almost three years now, and I…