College

Rediscovering America After Five Years Abroad

“They don’t need you in America, Caitlin.” These were the last words my dissertation supervisor…

Learning To Live Away From Your Friends After Graduation

College is a bubble—it protects you from the real world in many different ways. Opportunities…

I Didn’t Get An Internship Last Summer—But I Still Learned

“Definitely get an internship before senior year; that’s the best time to do it.” I…

The Best College Classes We’ve Ever Taken

Twenty-Something Tuesday Now that September has officially begun, many are returning to school (our apologies…

51 Clutch Songs For This Back-To-School Season

As August draws to a close and September sneaks up upon us, those of us…

How To Stick To Deadlines

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

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…

Community #sixseasonsandamovie
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…

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…

Coffee, Friendship & Realizing You’re Grownups Now

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