College

11 Stylish Agendas To Kick Off The School Year

The infinite possibilities of freshly sharpened colored pencils neatly lined up, a bouncy pink eraser…

How To Stick To Deadlines

Ah, deadlines—one of the most feared words in the English language. Most people would admit…

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Why You Should Remain Active In Your Sorority After College

By Chandra Chakravarthi​​​ I never thought I would join a sorority. Truth be told, I had…

How To Clean Up Your Shitty College House

My college town was full of beautiful old houses in various stages of decay, and…

Sexual Harassment From Guys In Cars Needs to Stop

January: My friend and I are leaving a formal meeting. Our thin tights aren’t enough…

How To Make The Best Of Underemployment

Darlings, I have a job at last! Rather predictably, I’ve gone from being unemployed to…

Internships From Hell

Twenty-Something Tuesday It’s June, and waves upon waves of college students and grads are headed…

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Saying Goodbye To “Community” (Maybe. Probably. Maybe.)

“[TV] has to be joyful, effortless, fun. TV defeats its own purpose when it’s pushing…

10 Surprises For A Brit Living In America

This summer will mark five years since I hopped on a plane and moved from…

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The 7 Worst Dating Disasters

Twenty-Something Tuesday We’ve all had them, and suffered through them. There may be no social…

7 Of Our Greatest College Memories

Twenty-Something Tuesday Oh, darlings, it’s graduation season! Many of us at LD will be donning…

Don’t Tell Me I’m “Fine” After This Breakup

I used to think that breakups were humorous. I know, I know, how naïve, right?…

Perfect Gifts For Your College Graduate

Graduation is the most exciting and terrifying moment of a young collegiate life. While it’s…

A Letter To My Class Of 2015 College Graduates

[dropcap size=big]D[/dropcap]ear Class of 2015, As you prepare for the equal parts exciting and poop-your-pants…

Where Were They?: 6 Politicians As Twenty-Somethings

From America’s Hillary Rodham Clinton to Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi, women are becoming more…

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Coffee, Friendship & Realizing You’re Grownups Now

Five friends walked into a Starbucks. Bundled into pea coats and brightly colored scarves, they…

Sweet Briar College Closing: Is It Taking Liberal Arts With It?

Girls at Virginia’s small all-female Sweet Briar College will spend the next two months waking…

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Five Lessons From The Job Hunt

There are few things in this world more terrifying than trying to get hired for…

What I Learned About Gender Identification In a Video Gaming Class

It is week five of my penultimate academic quarter, and thus I am returning to…

Lessons Learned From A Worn-Out Graduate Student

I stood at my professor’s door knocking. My watch read 11:00 a.m. and I had…