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How To Earn a D+

In Academics, Advice, College, CTL by BerkeleyBabeLeave a Comment

During Week 6 of your semester, in the middle of writing a response paper, turn on the TV for some white noise; it is the Jersey Shore Season 2 Marathon. It’s raining. Microsoft Word is in full screen on your laptop with your response paper titled, “Malthus and Ricardo: Theorists and Friends with a Contradictory Relationship,” while Facebook and StumbleUpon are minimized. You normally write responses exceeding the 500-word limit, and they are full of stimulating discussion and sophisticated comparison. But, Snooki and JWOWW just typed Sammi Sweetheart an anonymous letter spilling Ronnie’s infidel-grenade-ties, and at that point, the 148 words you have written down is more than enough to call it a night. Besides, you are WAY ahead in that class. StumbleUpon and Facebook now in full-screen.

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New Year, New Makeup

In CTL, Fashion by Sarah PottiegerLeave a Comment

This winter’s makeup is about going bold or going nude. There seems to be no in between this season, but the trends are exciting and doable for everyone. And surprise surprise ladies, this season’s beauty tips encourage you to lay off of the tanning and embrace a pale face!

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Avoiding Heels from Hell

In Advice, CTL, Fashion, Opinions by Sarah PottiegerLeave a Comment

It’s 12am,you’re wasted already, your shoes are in your hand, and now you find yourself walking around campus in bare feet. Instead of waking up to a morning of glass filled feet and a severe case of “black-foot”, learn how to wear the right heels! For god knows what reason, girls all insist on wearing heels out because “they’re like so comfortable, I swear!”…wrong, bitch! To be honest, there is probably no ideal heel out there that is going to feel amazing on your feet, but with the right support and a little booze, you are sure to feel just fine. Follow these simple rules and enjoy a blister free existence.

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Color Your Winter Wonderland

In Advice, CTL, Fashion by Labels For A CauseLeave a Comment

The dreary winter season has yet to end, however the chilly weather is no excuse to freeze your bright, fashion-forward spirits! If your winter wardrobe is feeling less than wonderful, lighten the mood with cheerful colors, lace, glam accessories and flirty skinnies. Shopping fun styles like these during the winter months and pairing them with cozy coats and mittens will help ease the wardrobe transition to Spring once she arrives.

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