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Jun 2, 2015

#WearingOrange: An Urge For An End To Gun Violence In The U.S.

June 2nd is National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Show your support today and wear orange!

Jun 7, 2011

A Reminder to Stay Safe on Campus

Early Friday morning, Indiana University student Lauren Spierer went missing. The sophomore apparel and merchandising major was last seen around 4:30 am heading home after spending time with friends. According to the Herald Times Online, nearly hundreds of people volunteered Monday to help police search for clues on her whereabouts. Searches will continue today.

Feb 22, 2010

Seven Spring Break Survival Tips

Though you anticipate your vacay being the highlight of the semester, it can be grueling to go all day, every day, and, being far from home, there's a lot that can go wrong. Nothing is suckier than getting sick in a foreign place, fighting with your tripmates, or getting into a sticky situation in an unfamiliar place. Make sure you make it back to school in one piece this spring, by taking a few simple precautions.

Lessons Learned from Annie Le

If you’ve read any news blogs or even watched a televised newscast in the last week and a half, chances are that you’ve heard the tragic story of Annie Le, the Yale grad student who disappeared ten days ago. Her body was found hidden inside a wall at the building where she worked last Sunday—which was to have been her wedding day. Now a lab technician named Raymond Clark has been charged with Annie’s murder.

Sep 18, 2009

Thank You, Swine Flu!

According to every single headline I've seen this morning, it seems that there is an outbreak of something called the Swine Flu. I don't really know what it is (or what pigs have against us...besides the fact that we only like them for their fatty and delicious goodness), but my finger started hurting last night and I can only assume I have caught it.

Apr 27, 2009

The Truth About STDs

When I found out that 25% of college students have a Sexually Transmitted Disease, I laughed. Surely that statistic referred to the more promiscuous students, or those who were dumb enough not to use a condom during sex.

Apr 2, 2009

Mar 19, 2009

New Jersey Banning Brazilians?!

I am a firm believer that there is nothing worse on this earth than the pain of having a large patch of hair torn out of my bikini line. I've had many bikini waxes over the course of my lifetime (I'm a Jew - we're hairy people!)

Mar 8, 2009

You Ready for Spring Break?

Ready for Spring Break? Yes, I am even talking to the 50% of you college students who are staying home...

Feb 27, 2009

What Happens on Spring Break…Gets Announced All Over Campus

You’ve been killing yourself all semester to tackle mountains of coursework while finding time to hit the gym and develop...

Jan 26, 2009

Birth Control Has Side Effects: I Should Know

As college students, we pretty much think of ourselves as invincible, I know I certainly have. Until recently that is....

Dec 20, 2008

Holiday Flings: The 4-1-1 on the H-O-T

With a month off between fall and spring semesters and neurotic parents that drive you absolutely crazy after three months...

Dec 20, 2008

Lessons Learned From Paris Hilton

No, it’s not a joke. We can actually learn a few things from our favorite heiress, who was robbed last...

Dec 3, 2008

We Aren’t Immune To Sexual Assault, Ladies

Miami University in Oxford, OH (yea, confusing right?) conducted a survey to see just how aware young college women are...