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10 Awakenings You'll Have First Semester

By Jason SaenzOctober 7, 2014
Heading off to college is filled with life lessons, but none will be as shocking and UNAVOIDABLE as these 10 here. So... More  →
10 Awakenings You'll Have First Semester

Real Or Fake: College Traditions Edition

By Andrew TavinOctober 2, 2014
There are a few college traditions that are so bizarre, you wouldn't believe they're real. And in the case of this post,... More  →
Real Or Fake: College Traditions Edition

12 Things NOT to Bring to College

By ElodieAugust 12, 2014
Packing for college is just one of those things you only learn how to do through hilarious trial and error, like going... More  →
12 Things NOT to Bring to College

A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: May (IT'S OVERRR!)

By ElodieMay 20, 2014
If you had to sum up your freshman year of college in one word, what would it be? In a fit of celebratory,... More  →
A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: May (IT'S OVERRR!)

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)