dorms - page 2

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...

Sep 2, 2008

What’s Lurking Between Your Sheets?

With a hectic schedule of classes, papers, exams, and keg parties, it can be easy to let your dorm room...

Aug 19, 2008

Top 5 Ways To Enjoy Your Last Week At Home

School is approaching, and as returning sophomores, juniors and seniors, many already know what that means. But you incoming freshmen,...

Meeting People Is Easy…Sort Of

[Read the previous installment of my study abroad experience, I Could Really Use a “Not For Tourists” Guide About Now]...

Apr 15, 2008

A Cleaner Room in Just 15 Minutes. No, Really!

Ah, spring. The bees are buzzing. The birds are singing. The flowers are blooming. It’s gorgeous outside, all sun and...

Grades Dropping? Hope You Like Taking the Bus…

Controversy is brewing at the State University of New York at Old Westbury, where school officials have recently started to...

Feb 19, 2008

Nov 7, 2007

The Perfect Food: Spray Pancakes

When I lived in the dorms I was always looking for a way to make food preparation really quick. Also,...

Oct 31, 2007

Hanging with the Co-Workers: Good or Bad?

It isn’t always easy to find new friends after college. Unlike freshman year in the dorms, the real world doesn’t...

Oct 29, 2007

Oprah…Say it Ain’t So!

The New York Daily News reports that in recent weeks, several allegations made by students at the Oprah Winfrey Leadership...

Aug 31, 2007

Guide to Freshman Year

The New York Times recently published a list of tips to incoming freshman at local NYC schools. The list, which...

Aug 24, 2007

Pimp My Dorm

When I started college, I thought my digs were pretty sweet. It was a private school—and all girls—so of course...

Aug 9, 2007

End of Summer To Do List

As we all well know, summer is ending. No more long days at the beach and long nights at the...

May 24, 2007

Don’t Know What To Do With All Your Stuff?

Moving SUCKS. In any capacity, really — from apartment to apartment, dorm room to home room, home room to dorm...