Alta Gracia isn't just collegiate clothing, but a pathway out of poverty. Alta Gracia, located in the Dominican Republic, focuses on one main goal: paying their employees a living wage. This means that all workers will have enough to provide for their families -- food, clean water, clothing, shelter, transportation, child and health care, and education. When you make an Alta Gracia purchase at y [...]
In case you haven’t seen it, “Call Me Maybe” by Carly Rae Jepsen has once again made its way into another viral video. This time the USA Olympic Swim team was behind the parody. Choreographed mostly by the women’s team, the video featured cameos from a variety of swimmers, including Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte.
Yoga might look like an easy, serene form of exercise, but it’s far more than a few twists and stretches on a mat. Yoga ranges in all difficulty levels and challenges the body as well as the mind.
Yoga is a type of exercise that can be used to strengthen any desired area of your body through a variety of poses and stretches. It aims to promote flexibility and release (getting rid of tension). [...]
When it comes to finding environmentally-friendly alternatives, creativity can come in handy. A business called Project Green Ball is working with a turf manufacturer in upstate New York who is producing the tennis ball-
based equestrian turf. The recycling efforts use the entire ball - crushing it and using it as a component of equestrian turf. Schools in New England with equestrian pr [...]
A few weeks ago, we brought you our suggestions for when it comes to packing for college. Now, we’ve decided to make it even EASIER with the ultimate, ready-to-print Dorm Checklist. From storage boxes to hand towels, we’ve got a list of all your necessities. Check them off as you go and you’ll be ready in no time!
You're all ready to get packing! [...]
Want something besides your usual take-out pizza? Try using crescent roll dough and making your own! The recipe only takes about five minutes and will leave you wanting more.
What You’ll Need:
1 Jar Pizza Sauce (we used Ragu)
1 bag of shredded mozzarella cheese
1 container of crescent rolls
Any other toppings of your choice (I used pepperoni)
A baking sheet
What To Do:
The term "Student-Athlete" takes on a new meaning when it refers to Team USA's Olympians who are still in college. These athletes aren't just committed to their sports, they are also dedicated students. When we found this article on Huffington Post College, we just knew we had to share. Keep reading to see if any athletes from your alma mater will be competing in London.
Everyone’s freshman year of college is different, but there are certain helpful hints to know before going in. I’m here to bring you a list of things that I wish I had known going into my first year. Check out my “words of wisdom”:
#1: The library isn’t the only place to study. At my school, I had more luck studying in the Academic Building. They have more computers and you can often [...]
It's no surprise that this sunny shade has been popping up everywhere this summer. From canary-colored shirts to honey-hued dresses, a dash of yellow is sure to brighten up any outfit. We've got 3 different ways to work this latest trend into your everyday styles.
The buttery color gives new life to this plain shirt dress. Keep it from being too flashy by toning it down with a cre [...]
In today’s world of ever-improving tablets and computers, it’s easy to become reliant on our electronics. Still, there is a certain excitement that comes with actually putting a pen to paper. InkJoy has made it their mission to develop an innovative ink system that combines technology and art in order to make every writing experience a joyful one.
Optimized writing tips and low viscosit [...]