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A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: April (IT'S FINALS! SEND HELP!)

By ElodieApril 17, 2014
Finals are the pits. Finals are the devil’s invention. Finals are like that scene in Titanic where the band keeps playing even though... More  →
A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: April (IT'S FINALS! SEND HELP!)

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Dump My Boyfriend but Keep Him as a Friend?

By kat_rosenfieldApril 8, 2014
Hi Auntie! So here's the deal: I know I need to break up with my boyfriend. That's settled. What I don't know, though,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Dump My Boyfriend but Keep Him as a Friend?

Auntie SparkNotes: My Boyfriend Wants to Join a Fraternity. How Can I Stop Him?

By kat_rosenfieldApril 7, 2014
Hello Auntie, My boyfriend and I are both freshmen at a southern college. Like at many southern schools, Greek life is very... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Boyfriend Wants to Join a Fraternity. How Can I Stop Him?

NBK in Michigan: THE THRILLING CONCLUSION (Part 2)!

By ElodieFebruary 20, 2014
Now that everyone’s all caught up, let’s get to the good stuff. If you’ve never been to a college party, well, I’m... More  →
NBK in Michigan: THE THRILLING CONCLUSION (Part 2)!

Never Been Kissed in Michigan: THE THRILLING CONCLUSION (Part 1)

By ElodieFebruary 10, 2014
Many, many moons ago I was one of SparkLife’s Never Been Kissed columnists. There were countless crushes. There was a... More  →
Never Been Kissed in Michigan: THE THRILLING CONCLUSION (Part 1)

A Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: Surviving February (aka the Month of Slush, Sugar Comas, and Despair)

By ElodieFebruary 6, 2014
We're going to start this thing off right and dive straight into a slightly inappropriate Valentine's Day story. One semester I took... More  →
A Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: Surviving February (aka the Month of Slush, Sugar Comas, and Despair)

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

By ElodieJanuary 13, 2014
Okay, show of hands—who’s currently wearing all the socks they own? Everyone? Thought so. You know, back when we got on this... More  →
A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: January

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

What Your Breakfast Says About Your Study Habits

By ShivaniNovember 26, 2013
Your personality—the very essence of your being—is really just a conglomeration of your habits, ticks, and reindeer beanies that people use to... More  →
What Your Breakfast Says About Your Study Habits

Worst Things to Leave Behind on Winter Break

By RG DanielsNovember 25, 2013
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, and final exams on their way, we thought we'd take the time to prepare you for... More  →
Worst Things to Leave Behind on Winter Break