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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!

Dec 14, 2010

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! (

Oct 5, 2010

Nov 14, 2009

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, 2009

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, 2009

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, 2008

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, 2008

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, 2008

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, 2008

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, 2008

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, 2008

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...