Finished triple-proofing your resume for errors and picking out the perfect interview outfit? Consider stopping by your University’s on-campus Barnes & Noble bookstore and checking out All Work, No Pay by Lauren Berger, the Intern Queen. What makes Lauren the “Intern Queen,” exactly? During her four years of college, she held 15 internships in the public relations, entertainment and me [...]
Updating and managing multiple social network accounts can get time-consuming. With Seesmic, the easy-to-use-app, you can view and update your Twitter, Facebook, and Google Buzz all in one spot! You can also receive message notifications and share photos and videos as Facebook, and Google Buzz are all fully integrated. It's also the best Twitter for Android client, with a simple, streamlined i [...]
Pinterest, the online pinboard network that allows users to share ideas, pictures, recipes, etc., is hot on most college campuses. Currently, Pinterest caters to a largely-female audience but the time has come for something more masculine. Introducing: MANteresting.com. This new social site gives the men of the world a place to call their own. This generally male-oriented social bookmarking site e [...]
I'll admit it, I've been overcome with spring fever! As Mother Nature ushers in the spring, I can't help but look forward to all the exciting things that come with the change of seasons. I could sit and describe why all day but, for time-management purposes, I've narrowed it down to three distinct reasons. Readers be warned, exposure to this blog post might result in your own outbreak of the fever [...]
With all the St. Patrick's day hype and spring fever frenzy sweeping the nation, it's easy to overlook that this week is American Chocolate Week! However, we're here to remind you of that delicious fact and share with you how we plan to celebrate.
1. Learning the health benefits associated with chocolate. It's true, chocolate, especially dark chocolat [...]
We searched high and low - and at the end of a rainbow - but much like a leprechaun's elusive pot of gold, we could not find any Saint Patrick's Day themed ghost stories to bring you this week. We did, however, find some very chilling stories on the campus of Shawnee State University. Keep reading to see what spine-tingling tales this Ohio university has for us this week!
Cold spots, mysterious [...]
I will admit it: I am no Rachael Ray. When it comes to cooking, I see simplicity as a top priority in my recipe search. So, while on my continued quest for delicious recipes to whip up in your college dorm rooms, I nearly fell off my chair with delight when I noticed the phrase "No-Bake" on the food blog, Gimme Some Oven. I nearly fell off said chair again when I realized that the recipe actually [...]
I've heard Group Project horror stories that make our Freaky Friday series sound like excerpts from a Curious George book. Maybe I am exaggerating a little bit (maybe...), but being assigned to a group project with a set of students you have never met can be scary. What if everyone has different work ethics? What if a group member doesn't pull his or her weight? The list of possible road blocks ca [...]
If you logged onto Google this morning, you probably noticed today's colorful Doodle. It turns out that March 14 would have been the 101st birthday of origami master, Akira Yoshizawa, and that the folded paper drawing is a tribute to his work. One of his most important contributions to the origami world is his development of the "wet-folding" technique, which slightly dampens the paper before it i [...]
Our reader Ella told us to explore the ghost stories at Washington College and we are sure glad she did! One of the oldest colleges in the country, Washington College seems to also be one of the most haunted campuses we have come across yet. Keep reading if you think you can handle all of the ghostly tales we uncovered!
The creaks and groans of Middle Hall are expected considerin [...]