COLLEGECANDY Writer

Khalea Underwood

When she’s not watching for Blue Ivy sightings or doing some serious Facebook creeping, Khalea, a recent Howard University graduate, moonlights as a magazine intern and a freelancer in New York City. Follow her on Twitter at @letsbeKHAlear, or feel free to Twatch. Whatever works for you.
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LATEST ARTICLES WRITTEN
Oct 20, 2014

5 Quick and Easy Style Hacks from a Fashion Blogger

Editors are the tastemakers, but bloggers show us mere, mall-shopping mortals how to translate those sometimes hard-to-reach trends.

Jul 6, 2014

Would You Skip Shaving for Extra Credit?

Some think that shaving is completely mandatory – because hello, swimsuit season – while others view it as a "gendered double standard."

Jul 6, 2014

7 Essentials For the Strugglistas Who Still Take Cross-Country Buses

I’m honestly ready to nix my luggage, hurtle through the Plexiglas window and let the Virginian mountain lions, tigers and bears have their way with me .

Jul 5, 2014

15 Bookmark-able Websites That Make College SO Much Easier

From food to finances, these sites will have your back until you walk the stage.

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Jul 5, 2014

What Does Undateable Mean? – The Farewell Post [Diary of the Undateable]

So what makes me undateable? I mean, I’ve been writing about how I am for two and a half years…but what does it all mean, exactly?

Do You Act Like a Girl?

“Like a girl” translates to doing something feebly and half-heartedly…and not as well as a man.

Jun 29, 2014

Happy Pride! The 25 Best Schools for LGBT Students

Being gay is something that isn’t as shrouded in shame as it was before.

Jun 29, 2014

#MeninistTwitter Strikes Again

The men of Twitter are STILL in a tizzy about their rights…or the rights that they think they should have.

Jun 29, 2014

Jun 28, 2014

25 Schools With the Fastest Internet Speeds. Brb, Transferring.

Sometimes, I was driven to tears because of my school's crappy connection…it made doing homework and ordering pretty dresses from Asos so, so difficult.

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Jun 28, 2014

You Should NOT Text Your Ex. EVER. Here’s Visual Proof!

We put all this effort into getting over our ex boos and boyfriends and more often than not, they’ve already moved on – and possibly deleted our numbers. Ouch.

Jun 28, 2014

I Survived The Third Date [Diary of the Undateable]

The first date indicates if a person’s worth your time. The second date is a way to see if the spark is really there. The third date, though? That’s when you’re officially in it to win it.

Jun 22, 2014

6 Reasons Why Summer School Doesn’t Necessarily Suck

It’s really not all that bad…trust me.

Jun 22, 2014

Recent Grads Too Broke to Live, But Non-Grads Need a Degree. Tf? :(

I guess we’re all just damned if we do and damned if we don’t.

Jun 22, 2014

9 Really Good Points About Relationships from Lauren Conrad

Lest we forget that Lauren’s road to happily ever after wasn’t paved in gold. She’s had her share of frogs before finding her prince.

Jun 21, 2014

You’re Probably Paying Too Much at the Bar

Half-priced, watered down cocktails and calorie-laden snacks for the low low? Count me in. Always. But the hours after happy hour are when things start to add up.

Jun 21, 2014

10 Things That We Think Guys Don’t Notice But Actually Do According to Reddit

It turns out that guys are more perceptive than we thought. Scary.

Jun 21, 2014

Single Girl Myths Debunked, Vol. III [Diary of the Undateable]

When I block a guy, I don’t have to go through the motions of hoping and thinking that it’s him. Because it isn’t. Because he can’t get through to me.