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Advice For College

7 Reasons Every College Student Should Take An Art Class

You won't take an art class without learning something new.

Mar 6, 2016

20 Funny Excuses To Use When You’re Late For Class

Your professor has heard them all. You need to keep the excuses fresh.

Oct 11, 2015

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Sep 13, 2015

The Quick-N-Easy Process for Writing College Papers

When you rush to write a paper the night before it’s due, it’s going to be a painful process. But...

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Sep 12, 2015

6 Aspects of College You Need to Savor Now

I’ve never been a fan of the idea that college is “the best four years of your life.” It seems...

Aug 29, 2015

8 Benefits of Going to a College Far From Home

While college is a great experience regardless of where you attend, there are significant differences between those who still live...

Aug 27, 2015

10 Reasons Why Every Student Should Take A Theater Class In College

Theater classes aren't only for those with Broadway dreams.

Aug 26, 2015

22 Things To Expect When You Go To College In A Big City

Why do people willingly chose to go to a college in the middle of the cornfield?

Apr 21, 2015

Do’s & Don’ts Of College Beach Weekend

With quite a few young adults running around Virginia Beach this weekend for #CBW2k15, certain events (wink, wink) are bound to happen.

Apr 9, 2015

10 Pieces Of Advice For Seniors Graduating Next Month (That You Might Not Want To Hear)

You might be saying, "I can't wait to graduate" on a daily basis, but make the most of the little time you have left.

Feb 16, 2011

Picking a Major: Focus on Your Passion or a Possible Profession?

Picking a major is one of the most pivotal points of a young adult's life. With so much stress put on it, many begin to do so, though it may not be necessary.

Nov 5, 2010

5 Products That Will Save Your College Life

Contrary to what Animal House and Old School portray, college students lead a very busy and hectic life. And it's not always easy to manage. Balancing lectures, all-nighters, student groups, on-campus jobs and a social life requires more than just a planner and a fake ID.

Aug 27, 2010

Weekly Wrap Up: Is It Time For Jeggings and Pumpkin Spiced Lattes Yet?

Finally, the end of summer is almost here and I couldn't be happier. Humidity is no longer taunting the frizzy mess on my head and suddenly all my taste buds can think about is one of those pumpkin spiced lattes from Starbucks (accompanied by a Pumkin Loaf).

Aug 27, 2010

The ABC’s Of Getting “A”s and “B”s

In elementary school all that was required of us to get decent grades was coloring inside the lines. Middle school and high school introduced to the word “studying” and, soon after, a genuine dislike for the word. But college is where the work is no joke. The classes are hard. The workload is heavy. And the social scene is exploding. So how does a college girl stay on top of it all?

Aug 26, 2010

The Five Lies Your Older Friends Told You About Freshman Year

So you’re going to college. You got your GPA up and your admissions essay down, you got in, and now you’re out! Happy times are here. Your final days are characterized by blasting Lil' Wayne with the sunroof open and going to lunch with the people with whom you’ve spent the last four, eight, or even 12 years of your life in school.

Aug 24, 2010

Roommate Selection Goes All EHarmony

Trending on campuses all over the country are websites that allow you to cherry pick the “perfect” roommate. Gone are the days where the punky goth ends up living with the preppy, bubbly cheerleader. No longer will the study bug bunk with the party animal. The revolution is upon us, and now you can select your own freshman fate.

Aug 18, 2010

It’s Time to Start Thinking About School (!!)

It's that time of year again. Yep, the time when suddenly it's the end of August and you are stuck on your bed staring at all of shiz you need to pack into boxes for another successful (and sometimes difficult) year in college. You get slightly excited for another year to pummel you in the face with good times and countless hours in the lib. Can you feel it?

Aug 17, 2010

Bookmark This: The Top 10 Sites For Every College Student

Though I adore a good Facebook stalking sesh and Googling my name from time to time, I believe that the following sites don’t get enough cred. So let’s bookmark these babies and get our computer mouses (mice?) acquainted with them sometime soon.

Aug 12, 2010

Wanna Be Healthy, Fit & Focused? Stock Up On These 13 Foods

It’s the start of the new school year. For some of you this will be your first time away from home and you may be feeling a little nervous about meeting your new roommate and dorm life in general. For others it’s like coming home again, only this time you are moving into your own apartment.

Aug 9, 2010

The Ultimate Roommate Survival Guide

There are a few certainties in college. You will study. You will dress up in costume at least once. You will eat more Easy Mac than you have ever eaten before. And sometimes you will eat it on a cookie slathered in cream cheese. You will have a roommate at some point.

Aug 8, 2010

The Do’s and Don’ts of College According to TFLN Creator, Ben Bator

Ben Bator learned how to college at Michigan State University and even went to class enough to earn a degree in Advertising. Since then, he has read millions of examples of what to do (and not to do) in college through his website, Texts From Last Night, which he started in 2009 with his friend Lauren Leto.

Aug 2, 2010

10 Questions to Ask Your Future Roommate

It's back-to-school season and that should mean you've figured out your living situation for next year. Regardless of where you're living - be it in a 10X10 cell in the dorms or a dingy old apartment off campus - or who you're living with, now's the time to set ground rules and figure out how to make your living situation work for the school year.

Jul 26, 2010

College Q&A: Making Friends in a Single

Question: I'm leaving for college in like 4 weeks and I'm so excited. I am living in a single next year and I couldn’t be happier. I didn’t want to live with someone random and my friends aren't going to school with me so I went with a single instead. Now that school is getting closer I'm getting worried that might have been a bad idea. Without a roommate how will I meet people?

Jul 19, 2010

College Q&A: Help Me Balance School and Fun

Question: Next month will be my second year at my new college. This past semester I didn't do anything fun. I was miserable and studied the whole time. I came out with a 3.8 but no new friends. How can I balance schoolwork and get out and meet people at the same time?

Jul 12, 2010

College Q&A: Roommate Reservations

Question: I’m going to college in the fall and I’m rooming blind. I just got my roommate assignment in the mail and looked the girl up on Facebook. I know I shouldn’t judge someone from their Facebook page but she just doesn’t seem like someone I can get along with at all...