Kathryn S

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Apr 20, 2009

How NOT: Facebook Etiquette

I don't know about you, but Facebook has gradually begun to take over my life over the past few years. It's getting to the point where I think in third person, a la the Facebook status: "Kathryn is really stressed about her class schedule this spring." "Kathryn is annoyed with bad drivers who slow her down." "Kathryn really needs to get laid." See? Now that last one would be inappropriate.

Apr 16, 2009

Alcoholic Bulimia and the Girls Who Pull the Trigger

I remember those naive high school days when puking during a rager meant that a) you couldn't control your liquor and b) the party was over, for you. That's why I was shocked one night during my freshman year of college, when my friend came back from the bathroom and proudly announced, "Oh, man, I just puked my brains out!"

Apr 15, 2009

Money Matters: StudentRate.com is THE Hottest Site for Poor College Kids!

Being a poor college student sucks...except when other people notice and begin to cater directly to us and our needs. Like the student rate at the movie theater, or Apple's sweet discount for college students.

Internship Lowdown: Where to Look

I hate to break it to you, but if you're planning on sacrificing your summer for an internship this year, now is the time to start searching, applying, and interviewing.

Apr 8, 2009

Strangers with Candy…Or Condoms

Remember when you were little, and your parents gave you that "Don't talk to strangers" lecture? Well, approximately a decade or so later, we find ourselves in college. At bars. Talking to strangers.

Apr 7, 2009

Money Matters: Summer Jobs, Anyone?

You're so busy with classes (and a rockin' social life), you can't seem to get ahead in the finance field. Sure, summer might be a great time to soak up some sun for those college students who are lucky enough NOT to be struggling with student loans, car payments, credit card bills, etc. But for a large majority of us, summer is the time to keep working our asses off... and get paid.

Apr 1, 2009

Mar 31, 2009

Gossip Girl Recap: Not-So Sweet 16

I confess... I've missed the past couple weeks' worth of new GG episodes. First of all, I've been crazy busy and can't even keep my days straight....

Mar 26, 2009

Internship Lowdown: The Paid vs. the Unpaid

Is the spring semester half over already? Sadly, it's true. And while some of our peers will be looking forward to spending the summer at one pool party after another, many of us are currently scouring job listings for summer internships.

Mar 25, 2009

Money Matters: Are Your Friends Increasing Your Debt?

It's your BFF. You've known her since you were five. And yeah, you just spent a whole paycheck on housing, but you still need her to hang out. But still, you're both broke, college students. So who's taking the brunt, financially?

Mar 18, 2009

Get a Freakin’ Room: Top 5 Annoying Couple-isms.

Sure, I've been in love before, but in a watch-the-sunrise-over-bong-rips kinda way, not a need-to-keep-my-hand-on-your-ass-to-claim-my-territory kinda way.

Mar 11, 2009

Money Matters: 5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Credit Score

It’s easy to throw down your MasterCard and forget about how much your text books cost for the semester; it’s...

Mar 9, 2009

Throw a (Sham)Rockin’ St Patty’s Day Party

New Year’s is long gone.  The singles just finished drowning their emotions in V-day bar specials.  What do we celebrate...

Mar 2, 2009

What to Leave Behind When You Take Off for Spring Break

With the economy suffering, a lot of airlines have slashed their baggage allowances.  This season, more than ever, it’s important...

Feb 27, 2009

What Happens on Spring Break…Gets Announced All Over Campus

You’ve been killing yourself all semester to tackle mountains of coursework while finding time to hit the gym and develop...

Feb 25, 2009

Money Matters: 5 Smokin’ College Success Stories

Last night, President Obama addressed the current economic crisis, assuring America that “We will rebuild, we will recover, and the...