Tags: nyc

Grinnell set a floor on the share of every freshman class – 15% – whose parents didn’t go to college.

aka. 15% of every Grinnell class will be first-generation college students.

Fuck. Yes.

(Source: raybrauer, via devindouche)

michaelgclifford:

school tips:

  • start your homework friday 
  • get as much done as you can in advance
  • keep working ahead on assignments
  • i promise this feels so good u will be instantly less stressed and sunday nights are not as scary

(Source: aquajoggers, via thetimeisneveright)

Tags: advice

"I’ve always loved the idea of not being what people expect me to be."

— Dita Von Teese (via suspend)

(Source: dita-van-teese, via privy-envies)

Tags: quotes

Seriously, such a dream to be wine-in’ and dinin’ at the offices of Tumblr.

Seriously, such a dream to be wine-in’ and dinin’ at the offices of Tumblr.

Coffee, Coffee, Coffee – Best Coffeeshops in NYC

college-advice:

Oh, caffeine. Although the café shops and coffee bars in New York won’t make you recall those of Europe, there is something special about having a warm espresso while you’re either studying your brains out off-campus, making a brisk walk/jog to your internship, or sitting on the Met steps with your best friend.

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If The Ivy League Was Hogwarts…

college-advice:

Two years ago (goes to show old this blog is), I posed the question to my (very small) group of followers — which Ivy Leagues represented the Hogwarts school houses most accurately?

I thought the answers would be the more interesting part, but I actually found some of the comments to be more hilarious. They’re posted after the jump.

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  • college: Why should we accept you
  • me: *raps the entire verse of anaconda and laughs nicki's nasty laugh flawlessly*
  • college: damn son you in

(Source: betype, via arizuma)

Tags: quotes

college-advice:

Going Out in New York City. Well, you made it. You’re in the city: a) that never sleeps, b) of your dreams, c) where if you can make it here, you’ve made it everywhere. Even as a young college freshman at 18, you think you can take over New York, and it’ll be as easy as the time you slipped a few extra mimosas at your family Thanksgiving dinner. Chances are you’re wrong, but nobody ever likes a quitter. 
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Prepare yourselves.

college-advice:

Going Out in New York City. Well, you made it. You’re in the city: a) that never sleeps, b) of your dreams, c) where if you can make it here, you’ve made it everywhere. Even as a young college freshman at 18, you think you can take over New York, and it’ll be as easy as the time you slipped a few extra mimosas at your family Thanksgiving dinner. Chances are you’re wrong, but nobody ever likes a quitter. 

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Prepare yourselves.

Tags: lolz

"The great thing about Brown - as you all know - is the concetration requirements are very… what’s the right world? Malleable?"

— Julie Bowen

Anonymous said: I'm going to barnard next year and can I just say you are just hands down the fucking BEST. Can we be best friends please!

college-advice:

Well, I am in need of some more minions… 

Send me your resume, a box of macaroons, and a photo sample of your wardrobe: submit.