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There are few holidays a collegiette loves more than Halloween.  You may be too old for the days of trick-or-treating, but the new treat has become deciding what you’re going to dress up as each year.  Once October rolls around, you start brainstorming ideas for your costumes. Halloween used to last for just one night, but in college, Halloween becomes a weekend-long event, which means several different costumes.  You and your friends might plan some group costume you can all dress up as together… …or you might find it easier to just come up with some solo costumes. 
Studying abroad is an amazing experience – which is something you’ve probably been told by anyone who’s studied abroad. But, like any other experience, your time abroad will be what you make of it. While there are tons of opportunities to make your time abroad an amazing experience, there are also opportunities for it to go awry, and you may not realize it until the deed has been done. Lucky for you, we’ve gathered advice from collegiettes who have studied abroad to help you make the most of your time and avoid the common pitfalls. Here are the nine most common study abroad mistakes to avoid...
They say that acceptance is the first step to recovery, so we’re just going to say it: we are too old for trick-or-treating. Instead of running around our neighborhoods with bags full of Kit Kat bars and Twizzlers, we have upgraded to dressing up as provocative animals (à la Mean Girls) and partying on frat row. However, some campuses beat most colleges’ Halloween-themed frat parties with some seriously awesome traditions. Don’t believe us? Check out these 10 spooky celebrations, ranked in order of epicness. 10. Harvey Mudd College’s Halloweiner  Imagine if your two favorite holidays—...
It's been far too long since our beloved Taylor Swift came out with an album full of the breakup songs, girl-power anthems and dance-your-face-off jams that she's known for. But the wait is almost over, collegiettes! T. Swift's newest album, 1989, will be released on October 27, and it's been generating some serious buzz. The album was named for the year in which Taylor was born, and there is plenty of evidence to suggest that this round of songs will be totally different than anything we've heard from the songstress. Here are nine reasons we can't wait for 1989 to drop.  1. This is T. Swift'...
What’s more adorable than a baby? A baby dressed-up in a Halloween costume, of course! We scoured the web to bring you the cutest little nuggets of All Hallows’ Eve. Get ready to “aww” your brains out. 1. Breakfast at Tiffany’s Isn’t she darling? This little lady’s take on Audrey Hepburn’s Holly Golightly from Breakfast at Tiffany’s is spot-on. She’s going to grow up to be quite the fashionista some day. 2. Hobo This pint-sized drifter looks like he just got back from a long night of trick-or-treating and his sad face breaks our hearts. Don’t you just want to take him home with you? 3....