Oct 2, 2020

FASFA 2021-2022 Applications Open: How To Apply Early

October 1st is the month where our Free Application for Free Student Financial Aid opens for the next school year....

Oct 14, 2015

This is The Craziest College Admissions Essay You'll Ever Read

I would have accepted this kid into my college in a heartbeat.

10 Apps You Absolutely Must Have For Your Windows Phone

We here at CC are loving the Windows Phone. Recently brought to our office by the kind folks at Microsoft, we've been playing with its amazing features non stop! Because of this, we were inspired to share some snazzy apps available for this stylish cell phone.

This Blog Will Change Your Life: Week 4

As a writer, I have always beaten myself up about perhaps not being able to make it in such a difficult field. Who am I? Who would want to read my work? However, all of this changed the day that I was asked to analyzed the poem known as an “American Masterpiece” by William Carlos Williams. This poem gave me hope that absolutely anyone could become a writer.

The Ultimate College App

The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) recently came out with a pretty sweet app all about students, trends and news. It got me thinking, we are in need of one super app for college girls designed to make our lives just a little bit more fun and easy.

Nov 22, 2010

Surviving Senior Year: Some Guidelines

Okay, so after weeks of whining about personal statement essays and GRE practice tests, I think it’s time to take a step back, and evaluate. The fall semester is almost over and I’m still standing. And high moments and low moments aside, I think I’ve done a pretty good job of creating a balance between the fun and the functional.

Aug 31, 2010

Zac Bissonnette Explains How To Get Through College Debt-Free

Whether you’re a first year student or heading back to campus for yet another year of academics and parties, there is indisputably one book you need to bring along with you: Debt-Free U: How I Paid for An Outstanding College Education Without Loans, Scholarships, or Mooching Off My Parents, by Zac Bissonnette.

Aug 31, 2010

6 Applications That Have Changed the Dating World

What happened to the days when the most intense things to happen in a relationship was a game of Twister? Oh my goodness, Mary is practically on top of Bobby! Scandalous! OK, maybe I'm being a little over-dramatic. But, dating throughout the years has definitely changed. And one of the underlying factors for the dating transformation? Technology.

Aug 3, 2009

Weekly Ten: Facebook Pet Peeves

Every Week, I write College Candy's "Weekly Ten" about whatever the hard-hitting, relevant issues of the week are. Obviously. This week, I've decided to focus my Weekly Ten on my Top 10 Facebook Pet Peeves. Because it doesn't get more relevant or hard-hitting than that.

Jul 23, 2009

Is There an iPhone App For That?

Even with all the apps already available, most notably the ones that make you fat, there are still things that we wish the iPhone could do for us. Like laundry. Or take the garbage out. Too bad Apple hasn't come out with some sort of external thumb feature...

Feb 23, 2009

I’m Torn: Facebook Edition

[Life isn’t black and white. As much as we wish we simply loved or hated things, there is often that...

Dec 7, 2008

The Pissed List: Remaking Full House Would Be Like Repainting The Mona Lisa (Unnecessary!)

[It’s the first full week of December, and while the rest of the world gears up for The Most Wonderful...

Sep 3, 2008

To Transfer or Not to Transfer: That is the Question!

Remember your senior year of high school? Touring colleges, trying not to get your hopes up. Retaking the SAT for...

Aug 7, 2008

The NEW Facebook: A Test Drive

So, I was out at the bar with some coworkers last week, and a guy started talking about “The New...