Alex Griparis

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  • Your Guide to Valentine's Day Gifts

    With Valentine's Day right around the corner, don't forget to get a little something for all the sweeties in your life. Here are some quick...

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    Five Books to Read This Year

    The new year seemed to have snuck up on us, but it is here in full swing. While you’re making and adding to your lists of goals and...

  • How to Find a Winternship

    With winter break arriving soon, take the opportunity to build your resume. Winter break is the perfect chance to get some experience in...

  • Five Books to Read This Fall

    All those crisp Fall days when you’re curled up with a cozy sweater and a pumpkin flavored something-or-other would be so much better with...

  • Coconut Magic

    Being healthy is a priority for a lot of us, but it’s harder than it seems. Sometimes our food and beauty products are packed with harsh...

  • Abhinav Reddy

    Of UIC's student government, that is! Abhinav Reddy is this years newly elected president. He's here to tell us what the undergraduate...

  • 5 Summer Essentials

    Even though the weather doesn’t make it seem so, summer is on its way here! With only three weeks left of the semester, start thinking of...

  • Free Music is Back!

    Weekdays are about to get a lot more exciting! Starting May 27th, Millennium Park's free music series returns. The first installment of the...

  • 5 Books to Read This Spring

    With spring here and school almost over, a lot of us are about to have much more free time on our hands. Grab one (or all) of these 5 books...

  • Spring Up Your Wardrobe

    Despite the frigid weather we are still having in Chicago, spring is right around the corner! Spruce up your closet this season with these...

  • Spring Ahead

    The snow is starting to melt and the sun is finally shining, which can only mean one thing: Spring is almost here! Aside from spring break...

  • No Money? No Problem!

    As collegiettes, our wallets may be small but our adventures don’t have to be! Living in one of the greatest cities in the world, it’s easy...

  • The Rave Run

    Lately, it seems like Chicagoland has been seeing a lot of the same races. The Color Run, The Hot Chocolate Run, and of course the Chicago...

  • Blog Nation

    With millions of blogs floating around in cyberspace, it’s hard to find the ones that will appeal to you. There are blogs about everything...

  • Pretty Little Things

    Someone once said that “life is too short not to surround yourself with beauty”. I could not agree more, but in college having small...

  • Make The New Year Matter

    What I saw all over Twitter and other social media sites on the brink of 2013 kind of made me a little disappointed. I saw so many people...

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