College is like life in concentrated form. The amount of and the variety of things one experiences in these years is mind-boggling. Many basic life lessons that you didn't get pre-college will be gained come graduation day. It's not just...
Don’t freak out, Harry Potter fans… but J.K. Rowling just admitted to Emma Watson, and later more publicly, that she thinks Hermione and Ron’s marriage was a mistake. Instead, Rowling says that in retrospect, it would have made more sense...
Love can be awesome. But sometimes, love stinks.   Romantic relationships will always have periodic struggles. However, there's a difference between the occasional serious talk, and having a relationship go stagnant or sour. Whether you're in a happy relationship, a struggling...
We don’t have to dive into the deepest crevice of the universe to discover this ever-obvious, profoundly transcendent truth: Adolescence is HELL. While the throes of puberty are highly unfortunate times for the acne-ridden, forced-to-endlessly-prove-their-masculinity, hormone-laden boys, being an adolescent girl...
After I graduated this past May, it took me a good three months for the excitement to wear off and I started realizing there were things I did miss about college. The fun, the parties, the long hours bonding...
Take a moment to think about all the friends you have had in your life, dating back to childhood. I'm going to go out on a limb here and assume that they are not the same people you call...
You’ve all heard it before: “I’ve been friend zoned..” But let’s pull out the old Urban Dictionary to better define what exactly that means. Their explanation of ‘friend zone:’ “What you attain after you fail to impress a woman you’re...
When I was nineteen, I lived in Ireland for a bit and traveled through eight countries in a grueling thirty days. During my trip I stopped in many different towns along the way, but there are six that stuck...
We all have moments where we know we’ve had too much to drink, or a moment where we desperately need to sober up in a hurry. Or maybe you love drinking and having a good time but can’t deal...
Life doesn't come with a manual. Everyone has to go through various rites of passage that remind us how completely human we are. We've had bad haircuts, a fly that refuses to stay zipped, and we've gotten Pop-tart crumbs in...