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Entries by College Candy from 02/2011

Planes, Trains, Automobiles and Your Study Abroad Group

| Posted 02.01.2011 | College

There are certain personality types that can be found in each study abroad group. Here are a few of the types you will most likely have the pleasure (or displeasure) of getting to know.

The Five People You'll Meet on Spring Break

| Posted 02.07.2011 | College

Spring Break fever has taken over my school faster than H1N1 did last October. Here's a preview of the five people you'll meet during your stay, whether you want to or not.

Make Some Dining Hall Magic

| Posted 02.07.2011 | College

How do you turn that cafeteria fare into something delicious? I've got some ideas that would make even the Barefoot Contessa proud.

Spring Break 101: Know Before You Go!

| Posted 02.09.2011 | College

By Ashley of Listen up, peeps. You've still got some time, but with Groundhog Day behind us, Spring Break is coming faster than you ...

Spring Break Truths

| Posted 02.10.2011 | College

Spring break is awesome, but it's never as epic and picture-perfect as you think it will be. Before you pack those bags and head off to the beach, there are a few things you should know.

7 Ways to Make the Most of Your On-Campus Spring Break

| Posted 02.11.2011 | College

More than half of college students will actually be sticking around for spring break this year. But that doesn't mean you can't still soak up the break. Yes, even in your teeny, tiny dorm room.

What's the Big Deal About Rihanna's S&M?

| Posted 02.11.2011 | Entertainment

Some critics and fans are outraged by Rihanna's sexual lyrics and fetish-filled video, leaving me to wonder where the boundaries of entertainment actually stand.

Is the New Obsession With 'Fat Shows' Helping or Hurting?

| Posted 02.15.2011 | Entertainment

The list of shows about "fat" people and their inspiring lifestyle changes is endless. But is it wrong to put these people on TV and have them share their deepest feelings surrounded by cameras?

Spring Break Without Breaking the Bank

| Posted 02.22.2011 | College

Every year when the grim reality sets in that your part-time job at a campus café barely produces enough funds for rent -- let alone a tropical getaway -- extravagant Spring Break plans fall through.

Stand Up, Speak Out: The College Student's Guide to Activism

| Posted 02.22.2011 | College

Sometimes sitting around doesn't seem good enough, but people often say "I'd get involved, but I don't know how." Consider this your friendly college guide to activism so you can get involved.

University of Texas Student Speaks Out Against Allowing Guns on Campus

| Posted 02.23.2011 | College

Can you imagine a frat party where the guys are allowed to have their guns? Nothing about that says "good idea" to me.