Even if you’re blessed with a great roommate, there is still a chance you two will hit some bumps in the road. When you’re living in a tight space with another person, it’s only natural to hit some rocky patches. The trick is to prevent slight disagreements from exploding into unnecessary battles. Preventing a blow up will save you both time and energy.
1. Take a step back. Before you get [...]
Here at The College Juice, we love a good Social Media success story and right now, no one is a better example than Karmin. This musical duo, made up of Berklee College of Music alums, Amy Heidemann and Nick Noonan, blew up the social media universe when they posted their cover of “Look at Me Now” on YouTube. Since then, they scored a record deal, an SNL performance, and two singles on the Bil [...]
“My dorm room is so spacious, I just don’t know what to do with it,” said no one ever. If you're suffering from a serious lack of space, there's no need to worry. There are tons of easy ways to make your small room look much bigger without making any crazy alterations. Keep reading for our top four tricks.
Tip #1: Let the [natural] light in. Pull back the curtains and the outside light wi [...]
How many times have you slaved over making a set of flashcards for what seems like a million terms your professor wants you to know? With this study app, you’ll have the useful study tools at your finger tips all the time. Flashcards+ brings you more than 10-million pre-made decks to help you study. If you can’t find the set of flashcards you need, customize your own! The app can now operate i [...]
Our IT List items of the week are short and sweet. Ankle boots are the perfect footwear option for fall. They’ll keep your feet nice and toasty on brisk mornings but can be easily dressed up as well. From casual to dressy to edgy, there is a pair for whichever look you’re going for. Check out which ones we picked:
If you're heading to class or venturing on an apple-picking adventure with fr [...]
Ever since the catchy tune infiltrated the YouTube scene back in March, Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” has been a seemingly insurmountable viral heavyweight. The music video alone boasts more than 270 million views, not to mention the countless millions who watched parodies done by everyone from Sesame Street’s Cookie Monster to the USA Olympic Swim Team. It seemed as though Jepsen [...]
In the digital age we live in, sending an email is as common a form of communication as a telephone call (if not more so). Personal emails can be a little more laid back, but interacting with employers or professors poses a bit more of an issue. Check out these simple guidelines and email your way to success.
Don’t Use Slang, Emoticons, or Informal Language
Resist the urge to throw a smile [...]
We can’t believe September is already winding down. We’ve had so much fun celebrating Better Breakfast Month that the time just flew by! We’re here with one final installment that includes a recipe packed with Vitamin C, protein, and potassium. It’s a delicious way to kick off your day!
What You’ll Need:
2 8-oz. containers of non-fat Vanilla Yogurt
1 cup fresh [...]
When she was given the chance to visit Villa Alta Gracia and meet the employees in person, Stephanie Rendon knew she couldn’t pass up the opportunity. With a worker named Ana Maria as her trusty guide, she ventured around the town to visit the workers’ homes. Each encounter helped her understand how Alta Gracia really helps change lives.
She met Lucrecia, a mother of three, Maribe [...]
Celebrities everywhere can be seen stomping around in their crimson-soled Louboutin’s. Well, for those of us that shop within a slightly lower (okay, much lower) price range, we’ve got an amazing DIY. Show your weary soles some serious TLC with this budget-friendly project that helps any pair of heels step it up.
What You’ll Need:
Nail Polish color of your choice
Tape (Scotc [...]