10 Things That Happen When You Go Home for the Weekend

10 Things That Happen When You Go Home for the Weekend

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Ah, mid-semester. The leaves are changing, October is in full swing, and – let’s be honest – we need a break.
“Being with 42,000 other students in the middle of no where Pennsylvania can get seriously overwhelming,” says junior Haley Altus. “At school it’s always ‘go go go.’ Sometimes I need to go home to get away from the chaos.”

Dorm Room Food Hacks

Dorm Room Food Hacks

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Welcome to college! Here, the meal points flow like water and Redifer late night is always open (except for Mondays). Coffee and bagels are available round-the-clock and a panini can be readily made in minutes. On-campus convenience stores provide all the chips and queso we could ever dream of, meanwhile our friends Ben and Jerry are merely a hop, skip and a jump away in the freezer section.

Apple is the New Pumpkin

Apple is the New Pumpkin

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Okay, pumpkin lovers – we hate to disappoint you, but don’t you think the whole “pumpkin-flavored whatever” thing is getting a little old? Hear us out – now that everyone is consumed with all things pumpkin, this pumpkin-obsession is slowly turning into a universal sign for “basic.”

Straight Hair, Don’t Care: Quick Tips for Daily Heat Styling

Straight Hair, Don’t Care: Quick Tips for Daily Heat Styling

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At this point in our young-adult lives, most of us are practically professionals when it comes to using a flat iron. But for us curly-haired chicks, the process of straightening our luscious locks isn’t always so simple. For girls with curly hair, this time-consuming process frequently yields fizziness and fried strands of precious hair – and when exposed to humidity, we might as well call it a day.

TBT: “The Clique” Series

TBT: “The Clique” Series

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This Thursday, let’s take a moment to reflect on the series of novels that is quite possibly the reason for the downfall of our generation: “The Clique.” In this series, a group of pretentious seventh graders – yes, seventh graders – refer to themselves as “the pretty committee.” I’m pretty sure if any of us referred to ourselves as “the pretty committee” today we would be exiled from this campus.

Dress Well, Test Well

Dress Well, Test Well

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Dress well, test well – Ah, the well-known phrase that prompts eye rolls and scoffs from yoga pant lovers who doubt the mantra’s magical test-acing powers. Non-believers, behold: statistical evidence actually proves this concept is the real deal.

Let Your Friends Know You Love ‘Em

Let Your Friends Know You Love ‘Em

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This Valentine’s Day, ditch the guys. At the end of the day, it’s our friends we’re in the relationship with anyways. We eat together, cuddle together – heck, some of us even sleep together. Take some time to show your friends you’re totally obsessed with them the v-day with these fun, festive ideas.

The Chest Issue

The Chest Issue

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Girls with ‘em hate ‘em, and girls without ‘em want ‘em – yup, we’re talking about boobs. When it comes to ladies and their chests, there seems to be a sort of love-hate relationship.