Topic: college

8 Back-To-School YouTube Hair Tutorials That Make Us Wish We Were Going Back To School

8 Back-To-School YouTube Hair Tutorials That Make Us Wish We Were Going Back To School

Something that always drove me crazy when I was getting ready to return: how difficult it is to figure out new styles. The pressure to “reinvent” yourself like an aging pop star making a comeback is bizarrely pervasive (at least, it was for me, as I transferred in high school and felt obligated to be…I don’t know, “a new Sam,” or something). Obviously, this is not some requisite for growing up, but change is almost always a fun thing when it comes to style, so why not run with it and try out one of these fantastic tutorials for yourself? More »

London Mayor Boris Johnson Believes Women Go To College For Husbands

London Mayor Boris Johnson Believes Women Go To College For Husbands

London mayor Boris Johnson, Man of Magnificent Zipline Disasters, is currently under fire for making sexist comments regarding Malaysian women’s decisions to go to college. During the launch of the World Islamic Economic Forum at City Hall, London, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak spoke about his country’s progress for women in education as Johnson appeared alongside him. More »

Rejection, Moving Home & Minimum Wage: Advice For Grads Based On My First Year Out

Rejection, Moving Home & Minimum Wage: Advice For Grads Based On My First Year Out

I was hungover when I walked across the stage of my graduation last year, as I had been much of college. All these speeches about how we were the future, how we’d be changing everything in the coming years, how our ideas and lives and actions affected everything more than anybody else’s (a claim I am still unsure of) were designed to make us believe in ourselves, or something. But inside, I was shaking with the knowledge that I would soon be released into the world with zero idea of what I wanted to do with my stupid little 22-year-old life. More »