Op-Ed: It’s Okay to Call Home

Op-Ed: It’s Okay to Call Home

I would consider myself well adjusted to college life. I also call home often. For some reason, there seems to be some sort of stigma…

Why You Need to Get Along with Your Parents During the Admissions Process

Why You Need to Get Along with Your Parents During the Admissions Process

My Women’s and Gender Studies class is about girlhood. We talk about the importance of empowering girls, rather than painting them as romanticized victims as…

Life After High School

Life After High School

Feeling alone as you swim through the terrifying waters known as the college admission process? Have no fear! We have several seniors blogging about ups,…

How to Start Handling Financial Independence

How to Start Handling Financial Independence

There comes a point in every young person’s life when they can no longer rely on their parents to pay for what they want and…

4 Ways Your Life Gets Better in College

4 Ways Your Life Gets Better in College

Sometimes high school can feel like an endless toil, devoid of any excitement, fun, or sometimes even learning. When I think back on high school,…

7 Things in College That Are Totally Different from High School

7 Things in College That Are Totally Different from High School

I’ve seen the process of ‘growing up’ to mean acceptance, and there’s no situation where you face more demand for acceptance than the transition from…

4 Things I Learned From Not Being in High School

4 Things I Learned From Not Being in High School

When you walked out of your high school for the last time as a student, you might not have realized one major thing you left…

Op-Ed: Put Down Your Self-Help and Guidance Books

Op-Ed: Put Down Your Self-Help and Guidance Books

Three weeks ago at around 10pm on a Saturday night I broke down in Target. I could go on for pages about the many reasons…

Best Friends…Different Choices?

Best Friends…Different Choices?

Embryo buddies, sandbox besties, platonic soul mates, biffles for liffles, whatever you prefer to call it, many people share that special relationship that defies the…

Op-Ed: Don’t Grow Up, It’s A Trap

Op-Ed: Don’t Grow Up, It’s A Trap

One day as I was flipping through photo albums of old pictures of myself as a baby/toddler, and I was inspired to do a “Dear…

What I Learned My Second Semester of College

What I Learned My Second Semester of College

So, a couple months ago I wrote an article on what I learned my first semester of college and some people liked it. I even…

Letter to My Fourteen-Year-Old Brother

Letter to My Fourteen-Year-Old Brother

Dear Juan Jo: Whenever anyone asks what the happiest day of my life was, I always say it was the day you were born. I…

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