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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!)

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

By ElodieMarch 13, 2014
Happy March, Sparklefrosh! You know what March means—Pi Day, the Ides of March, If Pets Had Thumbs Day (really). But best... More  →
A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: March

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

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

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

By ElodieSeptember 6, 2013
Listen up, Sparklers. I’ve been appointed your gentle guide through the trials and pitfalls of freshman year, though I am neither gentle... More  →
A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: September