The IGOR Effect

For real (for real) this time.  I grew up in an area with picket fences, golden retrievers, and a norm that everyone finds their soulmate the second they step foot on a university campus. It was an excellent way of growing up, yet as I got older, I realized that this norm that has been…

Beware of Pills & Cheap Thrills

A pounding beat over comes the crowd. Your heart starts pounding to the sound that carries through you like a wave. A feeling  that takes over all consciousness to bring a state of pure ecstacy. You feel as if nothing matters in the world. Yes, you have bills to pay, and yes tomorrow you will…

Sock The Walk’s (Declassified) Back To School Playlist

Technically, it is not “back to school” season on the internet. Every August, about midway through the sweltering hot month, YouTubers and bloggers alike begin to exclusively about going back to school. Personally, whenever I see them mid-August, all of my dreams that summer will last forever get crushed and I become stressed for the…

How to Have a Chic Dorm on a Budget!

Let’s face it, the end of the school year is fast approaching. Yet this year, the sweet smell of ice cream and summer comes hand in hand with many nights staying up. Spring is the most wonderful time of the year from accepting to universities and realizing that moving away a couple of hours will…

How To Survive Frosh Week

It's that time of year again. You go arrive at Staples to get brand new two-inch binders to get a fresh start this year, yet your student budget only allows you to cop the lime green and hot pink floral Dora binders for 99¢. You begin to question what learning utensils you will actually need on a day…