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20 Clever Captions For Your Junior Year, Because #TimeFlies

By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall
Junior year of college is a lot like being the middle man on campus. You're not a freshman just getting started, or a senior wrapping up these golden years. You're so close to the finish line you can almost taste it, and you're far from asking where…

9 Hilarious Texts You'll Get From Your Parents The First Week Of College

By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall
When you received the acceptance letter to your university, you were certain of two things: you were leaving the nest, and the word "college" would make your parents, or parent figures in your life, burst into happy tears from there on out. You may…

You Should Probably Stop Doing These 6 Things Before You Graduate College

By Tessa Harvey
College is where it's at, amiright? You're constantly with your favorite humans, you have so much freedom, and you might even have your own place. Many of us are still trying to figure out what we really want to do for the rest of our lives, and the…

7 Most Haunted Dorms Throughout The Country That Will Keep You Up At Night

By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall
It's that time of year where you willingly allow yourself to get scared by the circulation of terrifying stories. Sadly, the college experience is not exempt from tales of the paranormal. Every place has a history, and the place you call home during…

25 Things To Put On Your Radar Before 25 To Ensure You're Living Your Best Life

By Gabrielle LaFrank
By the time you turn 25, about a quarter of your life is behind you. You may have experienced the college life, fallen in or out of love, and overcome some personal struggles, but your journey is far from over. As a young adult, you've learned a lot…

9 Things You Don't Appreciate About College Until It's Over

By Gabrielle LaFrank
In high school, countless people told you how everything you did was preparing you for college. Now that you're in college, everything you do is preparing you for the real world that awaits after you get your degree. Technically that theory isn't…

10 Things Every Student Does That Are Unacceptable Anywhere Other Than College

By Gabrielle LaFrank
Living the college life is an experience unlike any other. Especially if you're living on or near campus, you'll be spending the majority of your life with other students, which basically guarantees your life is about to get a lot more interesting.…

32 Thoughts We All Have The Days Leading Up To Graduation

By Alexa Mellardo
Throughout the days leading up to graduation, it's as if we're stuck in neutral. We've hit the pause button, and we're chilling somewhere between the college life we loved, and the reality we'll soon have to face. After handing in our final exams,…

These College Campuses From Around The World Will Make You Want To Transfer

By Kaylin Pound
There's nothing more exciting than heading off to college. But if there's one thing we can all learn from those extravagant dorm rooms we showed you a while back, it's that not all colleges are created equal. Yep, some universities offer top-notch…

Calling All Friends: 5 Reasons I Can't Get Behind Drake's Motto

By Ariella Laya
Drake has made millions off a new expression all the cool kids are saying: “No new friends.” While I understand the message behind it is positive and about loyalty, it nevertheless, annoys me to no end. The exclusive clique is not one I relate to. I…

I’m In An Open Relationship In College And I Absolutely Love It

By Anonymous
Although the term itself comes off as an oxymoron, a serious “open relationship” is very possible and very real. Just take it from me. I’ve known it for some time now. I happen to have met the love of my life when I was 17, and four years later and…

9 Reasons College Friends Are The Closest Thing You'll Find To Family

By Irene Koutsidis
During my first year away at college, I managed to do everything wrong. I'd visit home often, call my parents daily and pathetically check my home friends' group chat. I also fell in love with a boy who was three hours away. So, it was no surprise I…

6 Tips For Finding A Job When You're Too Experienced For Entry-Level

By Kelly Weatherwax
Everyone always talks about what it’s like to be freshly out of college, embarking on your career and all the challenges that follow when you need to transform into a working adult. It's a part of life that has become the center of focus for…

How I Turned My Pain Into Power And Took Back Control Of My Life

By Brittany Burgunder
I was once similar to many little girls. I loved horses, Beanie Babies, flowing dresses, ruby red slippers and rainbow sprinkles. I watched Nickelodeon and the Disney Channel, and I thought I had an idea about how the world was supposed to work. For…

Bud Light Was Putting It Lightly When It Said It 'Missed The Mark'

By Jill Pohl
I joined a sorority my freshman year of college, like so many girls who move to a brand new city and are eager to make new friends. What I didn't know at the time was sororities aren't just secretive about initiation practices and how they determine…

5 Life Lessons My Uncle With Down Syndrome Taught Me

By Deirdre McAndrew
I was lucky enough to be born into a loud, huge, crazy, Irish family. We have just about every high school stereotype among us: the athlete, the artist, the brain, the beauty, the thespian and the comedian. Different from the divided lunch tables of…

#NoRegrets: How To Make Your Four Years Of College The Best Of Your Life

By Aadya Dube
Ever seen “Good Will Hunting,” “Euro Trip” or “Van Wilder” and wondered what happened to the college life that was supposed to be? All the fun, craziness and drama that these college flicks portray seems like such a sham. Trust me; I am in a law…

The 10 Signs You're Quickly Getting Over The College Life

By James Teague
The college years might always and forever be the best time of your life. Finally living on your own, embracing the independence without conforming to any rules, which your parents might enforce while you’re home under their roof. College is a time…

5 Reasons Why You Should Launch Your First Startup Before Graduation

By Anonymous
1. Youth Innovation and work spirit No one denies it, the youth are full of motivation and untapped potential, and most of all, are eager to exploit it or blow it off thanks to the many hormones flowing through their bodies! We tend to forget it,…

Entrepreneur Profile: Jeff Kunowski, Founder of Illumin8 Outdoor Media, LLC

By Robert Anthony
Jeff Kunowski, a recent graduate of Arizona State University, is the founder of Illumin8 Outdoor Media, LLC., an Arizona based company that provides eco-friendly and innovative signage products primarily using LED technologies. Kunowski learned…