dorms

Aug 1, 2019

Top 5 Best Ways To Safely Decorate Your Dorm Room

Finding ways to decorate your dorm room without getting written up is a struggle for many creative college students. Sometimes...

Nov 17, 2015

Drunk UGA Student Falls Nine Stories, Shakes It Off And Walks Home

Nine floors isn't exactly a small feat; in fact, it's a lot of feet.

Dakota Fanning's Freshman Palace

Remember when you were a freshman and lived in a dorm that smelled like mildew? Well check out Dakota Fanning's freshman crib. She has a two-bedroom apartment all to herself. At many colleges, all freshman are required to live on campus, but I guess that doesn't apply when you've been in The Cat in the Hat.

Oct 11, 2011

A Primer for College Kids Who Never Went to Camp

Right before I started my freshman year of college, an older friend said something very interesting to me. He said: “Living in dorms is basically like an extended version of summer camp. But with more drinking and less laundry.” I explained to him that this metaphor was lost to me since I’d never actually been to summer camp.

Coupled. And Cohabitating

I don't know about every other college out there, but here at UT it's time for people to start planning their living arrangements for the fall. Some people greet this time with the panic of trying to find a decent place to live that isn't a ga-billion dollars, while others are excited for their first apartment with their best friends (no matter how much it costs).

Nov 15, 2009

Overheard: Bad Bromance

(Two girls in the dining hall.) Girl 1: I know. I'm the best wing man ever! Girl 2: Well, who's your wing man? Girl 1: (Pointing to her breasts and shimmying) I've got two.

Sep 17, 2009

Makeup 101: Add Some Antibacterial To Your Life

Okay, so I don’t know about all of you but I am pretty worried about getting sick at this school year. Here at SU, school officials are predicting that half of the students will probably get some form of the flu. And that includes the Swine variety. Yikes! If you’re anything like me you’re probably a little worried (Read: freaking out and considering becoming a hermit).

Sep 11, 2009

Duke It Out: Coed Roommates

Two weeks into the semester and most of my friends are already sick enough of their new roommates to have practically moved in with their boyfriends. All this shuffle got me to wondering - wouldn't it be easier if they could all just live with the boys the way they almost are now?

Aug 19, 2009

Get To Know Your Dorm BFFs

Living in the dorms is one of the most essential college experiences. Years from now, you’ll tell your friends and family of all your adventures and mishaps. You’ll never forget those obnoxious fire-drills at 3 am, the industrial blue carpeting, how hard it was for you to climb up into your bed...whilst drunk.

Mar 5, 2009

Not Providing Birth Control Will Not Prevent Students From Having Sex!

Last month, Katie Freitas, a student at Stonehill College in Massachusetts, became so frustrated by the fact that her college...

Oct 13, 2008

Tips To Get Rid of an Awful Roommate

Midterms are still weeks away, and already you can’t stand your roommate. Being forced to share such small quarters as...

Sep 4, 2008

Saying Goodbye…or Not: The Pros and Cons of Living at Home During College

Despite all of you who are going off to college in the fall, moving thousands of miles away from dear...