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It’s the set of rules to avoid girl drama, the answer to all those tough friendship situations and the guidelines to promote respect among all women. It’s more than an MTV show and even though it’s supposed to be unspoken, we’re speaking up about it. That’s right—we’re talking about girl code. So, why is girl code so important in the first place? According to Jessica Rozler, co-author of Friend or Frenemy?, girl code is the female twist to the Golden Rule, aka treating others as you’d want to be treated. “I think EVERYONE should treat each other with respect,” Rozler says.  “It can’t hurt to...
We get it, your dorm room is small--but what if your entire post-graduation apartment was about the size of a parking spot? As a response to the growing challenge of fitting an increasing amount of people into urban spaces, design students at the Savannah College of Art and Design released a design for a house that could fit inside a parking space. Seriously. But just because these apartments are small doesn't mean they're ugly--take a tour of the North America-inspired SCADpad here. According to the SCADpad website, the project arose from one question: How can design change the world? The...
Long before #flawless started trending on Twitter and Yoncé became a household name, there was a fabulous trio of girls who taught us how to color-coordinate and embrace our curves while showing us the importance of girlfriends and being independent. In honor of Queen Bey's ongoing On the Run Tour with hubby Jay Z, we were inspired to take a walk down memory lane and remember the fabulous girl group in which Beyoncé got her start. For many collegiettes, the very first album we bought was by Destiny's Child, and we ate our Fruit Loops to the sounds of Beyoncé, Michelle and Kelly belting out...
"Come to dinner with me," David* said. It wasn’t a request. I was packing up to go home after working an eight hour Friday shift at my college's IT Help Desk, as I would’ve any other day. At least, until that moment. "Excuse me?" I spluttered in response, utterly confused. David was my boss: 22 years old and looming over me as I gaped at his crossed arms and smug expression. "You should come to dinner with me." This was not happening. This. Was. Not. Happening. "In what context?" I played dumb to buy myself a few seconds. Anything that would give me even the slightest bit of extra time to...
Bad news: the first day of fall semester is right around the corner. Good news: so is decorating your dorm room or apartment! Check out these creative ways to use photos to beautify your bedroom. 1. DIY washi tape picture frames 2. Heart-shaped wall collage 3. DIY photo letters 4. Clip photos to string lights