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Your Hopeless Dating Life May Be Helping Your Grades

By Janet ManleyAugust 21, 2015
Here's some good news for the lovelorn and socially hapless: being a catastrophe with the opposite sex is good for your GPA! A... More  →
Your Hopeless Dating Life May Be Helping Your Grades

How to Do Friendship, According to Literature

By Nicole DiekerAugust 5, 2015
If you are like us, you view great works of fiction as instruction manuals for life. Nervous about being the new kid... More  →
How to Do Friendship, According to Literature

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Plan a Party Without Hurting Anyone's Feelings?

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 29, 2015
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I’m an August baby, which has been a blessing and annoyance throughout my life. Pros: I have never had to... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Plan a Party Without Hurting Anyone's Feelings?

Ask Jono: How Do I Keep My Platonic Friendship Platonic?

By Jon_SkindzierJuly 15, 2015
Hey Jono, so wassup with you bro? Cool. Good talk. Anywho..... So I have this problem I need advice on. I'm a girl and... More  →
Ask Jono: How Do I Keep My Platonic Friendship Platonic?

Auntie SparkNotes: My BFF and I Broke Up Over Academic Competitiveness

By kat_rosenfieldJune 11, 2015
Dear Auntie  SparkNotes, I have an amazing school life. Many people know who I am, teachers like me, I was a member... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My BFF and I Broke Up Over Academic Competitiveness

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Straight Friend That I Have a Gay Crush On Her?

By kat_rosenfieldJune 10, 2015
Dear Auntie, I'm having some serious girl issues, and I haven't really had the opportunity to talk to anyone else about it. I... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Straight Friend That I Have a Gay Crush On Her?

Auntie SparkNotes: I Upset My Friend But I'm Not Supposed To Know

By kat_rosenfieldJune 9, 2015
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, No one likes it when they hurt their friends. However, it happens, and when it does, we are usually... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Upset My Friend But I'm Not Supposed To Know

Auntie SparkNotes: I Bailed on a Party and Now My Friends Aren't Speaking to Me

By kat_rosenfieldMay 20, 2015
Dear Auntie, Recently (about 2 weeks ago) I lost a friend. Technically 2 friends, but I should explain first. Over spring break I... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Bailed on a Party and Now My Friends Aren't Speaking to Me

Auntie SparkNotes: My Crush Is in Another Country

By kat_rosenfieldMay 19, 2015
Dear Auntie, I was really good friends with this guy (I still am) but the problem is that I didn't get the... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Crush Is in Another Country

Auntie SparkNotes: Is This a Toxic Friendship?

By kat_rosenfieldApril 16, 2015
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, How do you know if a person is bad for you? How do you know if you're in a toxic... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Is This a Toxic Friendship?