14 Things Every College Girl Needs To Hear Today

I’ve been out of college for almost two years now, and time away from that reality has illuminated an insane amount of truths that I was blind to at the time. Let’s start with who I am now, before we get into the mess I felt like at various times throughout college. I want to … Continue Reading

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7 Things No One Tells You About Post-Grad Life

  A lot of people say college is the best 4 years of your life. It’s fun and exciting. You’re learning new things, discovering who you are and making friendships that will last a lifetime. Yes, there are exams and stupid professors, bad dining hall food and the hell on Earth that is the Financial … Continue Reading

5 Things That Happen When You Take an Internship Far From Home

Intern season is coming to an end. College students across the country that have landed their dream internship are scrambling to make a lasting impression. There are hundreds of articles online that give their best tips for landing that dream internship. However, what those articles don’t tell you is how the internship will benefit you, … Continue Reading

An Open Letter to My College Self

  This is a letter to a younger version of myself in college, but each of us has our own letters. We have the lessons, insight and comical sense of reality that can only come from moving through life one day at a time.  Dear College Me, I know the future seems like a distant reality to … Continue Reading

To the Girl Who’s Struggling to Accept Change

Dear Friend- Accepting and confronting life’s many changes is tremendously difficult, and you aren’t alone. We all experience the fear and longing. We all struggle to let go of the people and places we care about deeply. Everyone has a story. This is my mine. It’s the lessons I have learned – through various instances of … Continue Reading

How I Learned to Move on From My Dream College

If you had asked me where I wanted to go to college when I was a senior in high school, I’d have told you my top choice was UConn. It was the dream college to me. I would have said I was born to be a Husky and Connecticut was where I belonged. It was … Continue Reading

10 Things I Learned My First Semester of College

1. There are a lot of fun free things to do with friends. You really don’t have to spend money to have a good time. My school is constantly having free events. We even have a student organization that plans these events two or three times a week! They show recent movies and provide drinks … Continue Reading

24 Things You Take With You After Graduating College

You knew what you were leaving behind. You knew as you packed up your memories into a few empty beer boxes laying around your tiny apartment. You knew as you last hugged the people you spent every minute of the last four years with extra tight, and tried to convince yourselves that nothing would change. … Continue Reading

20 Things You Need To Accept About Your Twenties

I just turned twenty last month and am now embarking upon the journey of the magical, unpredictable and terrifying decade that awaits me in my twenties. I realize that there are going to be a lot of things that I need to accept if I am going to survive the next ten years… I am … Continue Reading