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How to Be the Most Awkward Person Ever To Set Foot on the Quiet Study Floor of the Library

By ContributorDecember 13, 2011
dac213 is an expert at amping up the awkward. Read on to follow in her absurdly loud footsteps!—Sparkitors If you’re like me, you’re a painfully awkward college freshie who prefers to study in a quiet environment while listening to... More  →
How to Be the Most Awkward Person Ever To Set Foot on the Quiet Study Floor of the Library

Excellent Instrumental Music

By Jennifer GrudzieckiDecember 13, 2011
LadyLuckytheFlutie thinks that instrumental music is extremely underrated. So here's a playlist consisting of only-instrumental music and songs that have amazing instrumental bits! Happy listening! 1. "Pirates of the Caribbean" performed by the Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra. This is a medley of... More  →
Excellent Instrumental Music

The Pros and Cons of Being Editor-In-Chief

By ContributorDecember 13, 2011
Nicole_Lyn runs the raddest newspaper in town—and if you join, you'll even get your own name tag. YES, SERIOUSLY.—Sparkitors Every self-respecting high school has a school newspaper, and you language-loving Sparklers better believe it. And the school newspaper, much... More  →
The Pros and Cons of Being Editor-In-Chief

Fix Your Frizzy Nightmare Hair!

By Scott GreenstoneDecember 13, 2011
It’s winter, fools. Cold temperatures mean less moisture in the air, which causes static, which means you start looking like David Crowder. Not only does a random beam of light make you appear to have a halo, you’re afraid this phenomenon will attract... More  →
Fix Your Frizzy Nightmare Hair!

Open Thread for December 13

By SparkLifeDecember 13, 2011
Sparkler Hannah described this picture simply as "what our garden looks like when my little brother has let the pirates enter it." We don't know why, but we LOVE it. Maybe because the implied pirates are so TINY?... More  →
Open Thread for December 13

Behind the Scenes with Apneet

By ApneetDecember 12, 2011
Hey everyone!! This week, we're celebrating the anniversary of Thrifted Thursday. I can't believe a year has already gone by! The days blur together sometimes, and before I know it, weeks have passed. I love that I've gotten to include my friends in all kinds... More  →
Behind the Scenes with Apneet

What Is Charm and How Can I Get It?

By Kathryn_WilliamsDecember 12, 2011
Charm is that elusive, hard-to-define, but highly sought-after attribute that many attempt but few achieve. Like the narwhal of character traits, you're not really sure how to explain it, but you'll know it when you see it. It is that je ne sais... More  →
What Is Charm and How Can I Get It?

An Engaging Stare

By ContributorDecember 12, 2011
The life of Talie is NEVER free of drama. —Sparkitors Dear all boys in the entire world (above the age of 11), In behalf of myself, and (I'm pretty sure) all of the girls that exist, I desperately need you to clear something up for... More  →
An Engaging Stare

Auntie SparkNotes: The Parent-Pleaser

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 12, 2011
Hey Auntie! I'm a college freshman, and my year is going great! I've met a lot of fun people, and have gotten to know three girls in particular pretty well. We've become good friends, and have decided that we should be roommates next fall. One problem;... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: The Parent-Pleaser

Ask a Teacher: What Is Your Budget as a Teacher?

By Mr. JungDecember 12, 2011
Q: What are your resources/budget as a teacher? Are you sometimes stuck using textbooks you hate? A: I believe I can answer the first question pretty quickly: aside from a copy budget that, at best, lasts the first two weeks of class, the sole resources I... More  →
Ask a Teacher: What Is Your Budget as a Teacher?