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Marina Keegan

3 Books Every Girl Should Read Before Starting College

Madeline Diamond | Posted 10.04.2014 | College
Madeline Diamond

Gone are the days of assigned summer reading, so the summer before entering college is the perfect time to catch up on some enlightening reading for what little summertime we have left.

To the Colgate University Class of 2014

Becca Atkinson | Posted 10.07.2014 | College
Becca Atkinson

Maybe there are some of us under this tent who never truly loved it, but there must have been moments when each of us felt happy about the school we chose, or else we wouldn't have stayed.

This Writer Who Died Tragically Young Could Have Become The Voice Of Her Generation

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 05.21.2014 | College

"We don’t have a word for the opposite of loneliness, but if we did, I could say that’s what I want in life." The striking phrase that began M...

Her First, and Last, Book

James A. Cusumano, Ph.D. | Posted 06.14.2014 | Books
James A. Cusumano, Ph.D.

Marina's final advice and challenge to her classmates was, "Let's make a difference." To me, that's a comment from an inspired leader and shows us a spark of her personal dream

Theater: Independents Sails to Success at FringeNYC

Michael Giltz | Posted 12.20.2012 | Arts
Michael Giltz

The premise sounded a little jokey -- stoners hanging out and taking part in a Revolutionary War reenactment. But the moment the first song begins -- "Fare Thee Well" -- you immediately sit up straight in your seat.

Past Participle

Lauren Oyler | Posted 09.09.2012 | College
Lauren Oyler

More than a month has passed, and I'm still waiting for someone to articulate why I find myself drifting from the 12 half-finished Word documents on my desktop to Facebook and typing "Marina Keegan" into the search bar.

No Charges For Boyfriend In Yale Grad's Death

AP | Posted 09.05.2012 | College

ORLEANS, Mass. — A New York man won't face charges in the crash that killed his girlfriend, a recent Yale University graduate whose final studen...

Real World Realization

Aubree Eliza Weaver | Posted 08.01.2012 | College
Aubree Eliza Weaver

In the midst of the panic and epiphanies that have plagued my life for over a month now, Marina Keegan's essay was the one thing that put my mind at ease.

Yale Student Who Died Inspires Fund For Students To Chase Passions, Not Just Money

Posted 06.01.2012 | Impact

Friends and family who are grieving the loss of a recent Yale graduate with a bright journalism future have set up a fund in hopes of perpetuating he...

Yale Student's Parents Say Sharing Her Last Essay Is A Comfort

AP | BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 07.29.2012 | College

WAYLAND, Mass. — "What we have to remember is that we can still do anything," Marina Keegan wrote to fellow Yale University graduates. "... We c...