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Auntie SparkNotes: I Hate the Opinionated Girl in My Writing Class

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 31, 2018
Dear Auntie, I'm a senior at college taking a creative writing class. We do lots of fun things like analyse short stories and... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Hate the Opinionated Girl in My Writing Class

QUIZ: Can You Guess Which of These College Classes Are Real and Which Are Fake?

By ElodieJuly 6, 2017
College is amazing—not just because you get to wear sweatpants for four glorious years, but also because you can take classes called... More  →
QUIZ: Can You Guess Which of These College Classes Are Real and Which Are Fake?

My School Taught the Harry Potter Books, and It Was the Worst Thing Ever

By ElodieOctober 20, 2015
Harry Potter has a special place in our hearts and on our bookshelves, but you know where it should never be? In... More  →
My School Taught the <em>Harry Potter</em> Books, and It Was the Worst Thing Ever

A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: December

By ElodieDecember 6, 2013
Hey! Over here! Remember me? I’m your ever-present trusty guide, only right now I’m wrapped in a blanket like a burrito because... More  →
A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: December

A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: November

By ElodieNovember 12, 2013
Since last we spoke, Sparkler freshmen, I trapped myself in a night-before-the-essay-is-due cram session that I created singlehandedly. I think... More  →
A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: November

A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: October

By ElodieOctober 3, 2013
Well, here we are, Sparkler freshmen. You did it. You made it to October. Last time I promised that if... More  →
A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: October

3 Things You Need to Know About College: Advice from a Super Senior!

By ContributorMarch 1, 2012
rcgspark is a college expert, and she's about to share the inside scoop on post-high school... More  →
3 Things You Need to Know About College: Advice from a Super Senior!

On Second Thought, Maybe You SHOULDN'T Procrastinate...

By ContributorFebruary 10, 2012
bookweirm has learned a valuable lesson about procrastination—but don't admit that to her parents.—Sparkitors... More  →
On Second Thought, Maybe You SHOULDN'T Procrastinate...

Faye's First Month of College

By ContributorSeptember 28, 2011
Faye is back! And she made it through her first week of college...—Sparkitors I’m alive! I, Faye, have survived an entire month... More  →
Faye's First Month of College

Elodie Has College On Lockdown (Except for the Showers, and the Sinus Infection.)

By ElodieSeptember 22, 2011
I have this theory that you can get used to anything. For instance, there was a brief period in my childhood where... More  →
Elodie Has College On Lockdown (Except for the Showers, and the Sinus Infection.)