Even though I’ll be here until Thursday, this feels like my last night here. Almost all of my friends have gone back to their respective hometowns or on adventurous trips abroad. Very few students remain in town, or at least that’s how I feel.
Sometimes you just need a really good cry. The kind of cry that is so intense that you cannot stop until it’s gotten to the point that your tear ducts have dried up and you absolutely need a tissue.
At school we’re constantly comparing ourselves to others and their accomplishments. Whether we’re aware of this or it’s entirely subconscious, the successes of others can make us feel like we’re just not good enough.
We’ve all been there before. You feel that it’s time to lay down the law and get the ball rolling, except you don’t know what to say to your colleagues for one single reason. You don’t want to seem like a bitch.
Let’s be honest, every now and then you may look at a celebrity and think that you wanted his or her _____. But in reality, the goal is not trying to look like someone else by doing insane challenges that can be actually harmful to your body, but by being happy with yourself and being the best version of you that you can be.
“Just wait until you enter the real world.” How many times have we heard these words? How many times have we sat by while our parents or professors or advisors pretend like as college students, our problems are so easy compared to theirs?
Speech time. Notes, check. Nice outfit, check. Sweaty palms, shaky voice and loss of breath, check. Speaking can quickly instill anxiety in people of all ages with seemingly no solution.
“Jennifer! Money does not grow on trees!” My parents always said it, but it never exactly rang true until I was off to college.
If you’ve had the chance to flip through our Spring 2015 issue, you may have read Split, an article in our Self-Improvement section about the…
Your head hits the pillow and a smile naturally curves across your face. You’ve been waiting for this moment all day… bedtime. But then, your roommate coughs. Or you hear a creak in the hallway. If you’re a light sleeper, kiss those z’s goodbye.
Sometimes your days get hard, none of your friends can tell you the right things or give you the right advice, you’ve heard your mom’s kind words a lot lately and you then realize dad is next in line to call.
After its long awaited return, spring is finally here in Happy Valley! If your dorm or apartment is still stuck in the dreary days of winter, Valley is here to help with some helpful tips on how to bring spring into your home.
Ladies, it is that time of the year again. Formal time. While going about looking for a guy to take to formal, you must look for boys that have certain qualities that will contribute to making the night awesome.
OK, so we all know we hate it. And who can blame us? Mouth noises are an enemy to many of us, occasionally causing conflict between a loud eater and a present listener.
Inner peace is something that comes within you despite the surroundings, circumstances and people that come in your path, you are able to be center with yourself spiritually, mentally, emotionally and physically.
It can be a major buzz kill when everyone in your GroupMe is hitting the nearest house party and you just want to curl up in a ball and sleep the night away. Well, you know what? There’s absolutely nothing wrong with staying in.
Some of you may already have internships secured for the summer or co-ops lined up for the fall, but for those of you out there still looking, Valley has some interviewing tips for you.
Mermaids are real. People can question it, but mermaids are real and we should take a few tips from them. They are everything we should be and it’s about time for some of us to start embracing their inner mermaid.
The dream catcher is something that not only has history and interesting legends added to it, but it is also something fun to make. DIY projects are always a fun alternative for a lazy day—what’s better than making something that you can show off and be proud of?
By now we’re all aware about how important and beneficial internships are to our futures. However, scoring the internship of your dreams might come with a catch and a lot of the time that catch is that it’s an unpaid position.