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Dec 14, 2010Lifestyle
Greek Speak: Formal Stress

Greek Speak: Formal Stress

It's finals week and snowing here in the Midwest; what a lovely combination. I can’t think of a better way to take a study break than to snuggle up by the fireplace with a few pledge sisters and talk about our upcoming winter formal… the reason why I return to school second semester every year… the highlight of January!

Oct 5, 2010Lifestyle
Greek Speak: Date Party Dos and Don’ts

Greek Speak: Date Party Dos and Don’ts

It seems like every year ALL the fraternities try to cram their date functions and formals into two weekends in the fall and spring. For a socialite like myself and the rest of my pledge class, juggling all these events can be a bit overwhelming for a girl! (

Nov 14, 2009Lifestyle
Greek Formals: Learn from My Mistakes

Greek Formals: Learn from My Mistakes

I'd consider myself a seasoned formal veteran. As such, I have acquired a bit of wisdom as far as formal do's and dont's. Whether you are a freshman going to formals for the first time or even a senior not affiliated in the greek circuit, I have chosen a recent and epic failure at greek formal-ing that will hopefully teach you from my mistakes... or at least give you a good laugh.

Feb 11, 2009Entertainment
Single on Valentine’s Day? Lucky You!

Single on Valentine’s Day? Lucky You!

Do you want to throw up on everyone who wears pink and red on February 14? Do you want to...

Jan 21, 2009Love
Guide to Snagging a Guy Before Valentine’s Day

Guide to Snagging a Guy Before Valentine’s Day

You got everything you wanted for Christmas. You nailed the New Year’s Eve kiss. Hell, you even celebrated MLK Jr....

Dec 18, 2008Lifestyle
Creative Ideas to Ring in the New Year

Creative Ideas to Ring in the New Year

You’ve already got a semester of partying under your belt by the time New Years Eve rolls around. How are...

Sep 22, 2008Love
I Don’t Remember How to “Make Love”

I Don’t Remember How to “Make Love”

I’ve been single for well over a year and I have truly enjoyed every moment of it. Especially those no-strings-attached...

Jul 23, 2008Entertainment
Can I Get Your Number? Nah, Just Facebook Me

Can I Get Your Number? Nah, Just Facebook Me

Seriously, who gives out their number anymore? I remember having a drunken bonding moment with a really cool guy in...

Jul 14, 2008Love
Am I Crazy for Trying Crazy Blind Date?

Am I Crazy for Trying Crazy Blind Date?

More and more people are looking for love online these days and I’ll admit, I’m one of them. I honestly...

Mar 14, 2008Entertainment
A Painfully Awkward First (and Last) Date, Part 1

A Painfully Awkward First (and Last) Date, Part 1

I’m going to preface this by saying I truly wish I was making it up. I set myself up on...

Jan 20, 2008Lifestyle
Taxicab Depressions: Advice is Free if the Meter’s Running

Taxicab Depressions: Advice is Free if the Meter’s Running

For some reason, after a few cocktails, I feel the need to delve into the personal lives of others. I...

Dec 11, 2007Love
Blind Date Decision: Not a Boyfriend but a Boy Friend?

Blind Date Decision: Not a Boyfriend but a Boy Friend?

So I went on a date. Goooo me! My grandma would be so proud. “Just get out there” she says....

Nov 19, 2007Lifestyle
Wanna Go On a Crazy Blind Date?

Wanna Go On a Crazy Blind Date?

Blind dates can be scary. They can also be fun. The scary / fun part depends on your idea of...

Nov 6, 2007Entertainment
Crazy Blind Dates on the Internet? Finally!

Crazy Blind Dates on the Internet? Finally!

This can’t be any worse than legitimate dates I’ve been on. Golf cart or electric car? It doesn’t matter! It’s...

Jul 24, 2007Love
Oh I’m Sorry, I Must Have Mistaken This Date For Rush

Oh I’m Sorry, I Must Have Mistaken This Date For Rush

I’ve been home from college for what? Two months? And already, my parents are worried I am going to become...

May 13, 2007Love
Uh…Someone I don’t even like just dumped me!

Uh…Someone I don’t even like just dumped me!

“Hey! Sorry it took me so long to respond! I had a good time too last Saturday! I won’t be...