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Hadley Walsh
Hadley Walsh is a Family and Relationships fellow at The Huffington Post and a student at Wesleyan University.

Entries by Hadley Walsh

Victoria Justice On Dealing With Cyberbullying, Fashion Inspiration And Her Advice To Teens

(2) Comments | Posted August 22, 2014 | 6:08 PM

Victoria Justice is probably known best for her role in "Victorious" as an aspiring singer who is accepted into the Hollywood Arts High School. Though the popular Nickelodeon show finished its run last year, the actress-singer has returned to the classroom, playing a bullied teen who fights back...

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32 Ideas For Decorating Dorm Rooms, Courtesy Of The Internet

(0) Comments | Posted August 13, 2014 | 11:46 AM

With fall quickly approaching, the time has come to begin gathering sheets, clothing hangers, shower caddies and the million other things you'll need for dorm life. But once you've got the necessities, it's time to get creative. That's where the Internet comes in.

There are tons of...

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Watch Ansel Elgort (Adorably) Dump A Huge Bucket Of Ice Over His Head

(0) Comments | Posted August 12, 2014 | 12:13 PM

Anyone care to see Ansel Elgort drench himself with a bucket of ice-cold water?

The decision to make the video wasn't random. As you've probably seen by now, the #IceBucketChallenge is actually a way to raise awareness for ALS. Major props to "The Fault in Our...

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Watch This Teen Age From 12 To 19 In Just Over A Minute

(54) Comments | Posted August 11, 2014 | 2:18 PM

Ever wondered how much your face ages in a day, or a year, or even over the course of seven years? Well, 19-year-old Hugo Cornellier has the answer -- and the video to prove it.

From age 12 to 19, Hugo took a selfie every single day, resulting in what...

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5 Seconds Of Summer Explain What It's Like To Open For One Direction

(0) Comments | Posted August 1, 2014 | 5:30 PM

Aussie punk band 5 Seconds of Summer is continuing its (very) hot streak as it makes its way to number one on the Billboard 200 this week.

After their breakout smash hit "She Looks So Perfect" and their new music video "Amnesia" (which dropped earlier this week), the...

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Watch This Teen Amputee's Incredible Martial Arts Skills

(3) Comments | Posted July 31, 2014 | 5:32 PM

Branden Hussey isn't your typical fighter.

Though the 16-year-old has a form of muscular dystrophy and an amputated left arm, the Albuquerque teen hasn't let that stop him from competing on the mat through martial arts.

Getting on the floor with adults, not only has Hussey earned a blue...

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11 Ways To Lose All Your Friends On Social Media

(0) Comments | Posted July 30, 2014 | 2:55 PM

Social media affords you the chance to be a wonderful mix of creative, connected and ever-so-slightly self-centered. The right balance keeps your friends and followers up-to-date on your life without being overwhelming. Sadly, this is a lot easier said than done. Here are some ways that you may be falling...

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Ariana Grande Talks Relationship With Her Father And 'The Hardest Thing' She's Had To Overcome

(1) Comments | Posted July 29, 2014 | 3:00 PM

With a just-leaked, ridiculously catchy single featuring Jessie J and Nicki Minaj and a new album set to drop at the end of August, it's safe to say that Ariana Grande is having a good summer.

But the "Problem" singer proves that even the most...

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5 Seconds Of Summer Pose As Target Employees In Hilarious Prank

(0) Comments | Posted July 28, 2014 | 2:16 PM

5 Seconds of Summer: Australian pop sensation or Target's employees of the month?

The band decided to take the promotion of their U.S. debut album into their own hands. Instead of appealing to their usual audience of teenagers, they decided to dress up in Target employee...

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33 Cool Abbreviations You Should Know (JIC You Didn't Already)

(99) Comments | Posted July 24, 2014 | 9:28 AM

BYOB, OMG, and FYI are just soooo yesterday. New abbreviations pop up on social media every second, so it's normal to feel lost and confused about the origin and correct usage of letters like “JIC” (just in case).

So we’re here to help you learn 33 acronyms floating around....

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7 Dos and Don'ts for the Summer Before College

(2) Comments | Posted July 22, 2014 | 5:47 PM

In just a few short weeks, you will be living completely on your own in a new place. Between now and then, you should obviously spend lots of time with your family and friends and eat your favorite sandwich as much as you can, but here are a few tips...

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Meet The Teen Who Dropped Out Of High School To Help Cure Cancer

(4) Comments | Posted July 22, 2014 | 12:58 PM

Thomas Hunt may technically be a high school drop-out, but not for the reason you might think.

For the 17-year-old, dropping out of Saratoga High School was a necessary step towards his effort to find a cure for cancer. This past spring, Hunt went through the competitive process of...

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Teen's Brilliant Invention Could Save Kids From Hot Car Tragedies

(69) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 3:13 PM

Alissa Chavez is just approaching her senior year of high school, but she already has a patented invention that could potentially save lives.

She is being honored by the city of Albuquerque for an invention she calls the "Hot Seat." The Hot Seat allows parents to monitor their baby's...

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Watch These Teens Take Slip 'N' Slide To Another Level

(0) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 11:01 AM

Who doesn't like their granola served with a side of teen spirit?

Okay, maybe not the most obvious combination, but you'll understand once you watch Bear Naked's new promotional video. The clip features a bunch of teens unleashing the water of a fire hydrant onto an enormous slip 'n' slide...

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Second Wave Of Teen Choice Awards 2014 Nominees Revealed

(1) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 3:01 PM

Another batch of Teen Choice Awards nominees were announced yesterday, just in time for the live show's premiere next month.

The first wave has already been revealed, making the big event even more star-studded. Leading the way in movies is "22 Jump Street," with seven nominations in...

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26 Disney Channel Stars Come Together For A Fun Cover Of 'Do You Want To Build A Snowman?'

(0) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 12:58 PM

What could possibly unite 26 of Disney Channel's biggest stars? A new rendition of "Do You Want To Build A Snowman?" from "Frozen," of course.

In honor of Disney's "Frozen" weekend, the stars got together to shoot a music video of one of the film's most popular songs. Featured...

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15-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Heads To Prom In The Most Badass Ride

(2) Comments | Posted July 15, 2014 | 12:33 PM

Though 15-year-old Kieran Maxwell has battled cancer, on his prom night, that fact faded into the background as he pulled up to his prom looking awesome in a police car.

"I walked out my house and all I heard was sirens. I was like 'oh no', I thought they...

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Why Hailee Steinfeld Still Hasn't Gotten Her Driver's License Yet

(9) Comments | Posted July 11, 2014 | 5:43 PM

The last time Hailee Steinfeld sat down with Jimmy Fallon, she mentioned that she was nervous about getting her driver's license. But Thursday night, when Fallon requested an update on her driving status, the 17-year-old had a good reason for the delay.

She's been a little busy, okay?


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11 Things I Learned to Let Go of After High School

(6) Comments | Posted July 11, 2014 | 2:09 PM

I loved high school. I loved my classes and my friends and I loved getting older. But at the core of it all, I was a control freak. I was asleep by 10:00 every night, never procrastinated doing work, wrote eight-page prewrites to develop an essay's thesis, and my version...

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