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Nov 7, 2010

The Morning After: Hi Dad?

I had finally cut things off with my on-again-off-again boyfriend just before leaving my college town for the summer. We had our reasons for not trying to work it out anymore, but after a season away from our relationship – or any relationship, for that matter – the effort was beginning to look a bit more attractive than usual…

Oct 27, 2010

How to Build The Ultimate Dorm-Friendly Beer Pong Table

Dorm rooms have always been a great place to learn games like King's Cup and Caps, but what if I told you that you could squeeze beer pong--the Holy Grail, Superbowl, and Mt. Everest of all drinking games--into your all-too-tiny room?

Sep 17, 2010

The 7 People Who Will Drive You Crazy Freshman Year

Freshman year is an incredible experience. For many, it’s the first taste of Keystone freedom, the first foray into frat parties out into the world. You'll drink with meet people from all walks of life. You'll quickly wonder how you ever survived without your newfound friends. But be warned: for every awesome new friend that you make, you'll find yourself face to face with an enemy.

5 (Unofficial) Rules to Dorm Living

As we speak (type? read?), freshmen across the country are moving into dorms for the very first time. Woooo! (Don't forget your flip flops!) We wanted to help them out by providing some basic rules to dorm life (that won't be covered in the first floor meeting).

Aug 25, 2010

10 Things Everyone Should Steal On Campus

Living in college pretty much means you will be living a notch above a homeless person. You drink cheap booze heavily, pass out in random places, smell like last night on your way to class and (pretty much) live in a box. Luckily, we all know that is what makes college amazing.

The Morning After: The Case of the Frisky First-Year

Let me take you back to a simpler time: my sophomore year of college. I had recently been dumped by my longtime boyfriend, and after about a month of taking solace in Half Baked and Friends reruns, I was finally ready to put myself on the market again.

Nov 1, 2009

Sep 21, 2009

Let’s Extend The Olive Branch

Do you know what today is? No, it's not just the CollegeCandy.com editor's half birthday - it's the International Day of Peace! A day where people around the globe come together to reflect on the world peace we (and all those Miss America contestants) yearn for.

Sep 20, 2009

The Morning After: Who’s Spooning Me?

My sorority family is insane and I love them. But I have never made it home from a family dinner alive… or with my dignity. At our last family dinner, they found me exchanging clothes with a frat guy and then laughing and pointing as another family member rolled down an extremely steep hill.

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.

Feb 17, 2009

Senioritis: Only 12 Thirsty Thursdays Left!

Time is flying and no matter how much I try to ignore how quickly the semester is going, all my...

Jan 22, 2009

Baby, It’s Cold Outside: How to Have a Great Weekend Without Getting Frostbite

There’s something that doesn’t seem quite right about the fact that a college student is more likely to skip class...

Nov 14, 2008

Candy Dish: Anand Jon Goes Out Of Style And Into The Slammer

  Life in prison for this fashionable felon. President-Elect Obama loves YouTube! Paula might be leaving American Idol. Is Kim...

Sep 9, 2008

Evading the Campus Po-Po

Welcome to college, freshmen! You may have made it through Welcome Week without any run-ins with the campus police (congrats!),...

Sep 2, 2008

Important Lessons for The College Freshman

It’s September 2nd, which means we must tuck our bikinis back in their drawers, slather ourselves in aloe vera, and...

Jul 27, 2008

Sex, Lies, and Breaking it Off

Seriously, how awkward is the break-up convo? In the words of 90s one-hit-wonder Nada Surf, “even if you’ve gone together...