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UChic + Fandango Giveaway: Win an Oscars Night at the Movies!

Thanks for entering! This contest is now closed.  Congratulations to our winners, Sarah D., Carrie M., and Bert R.. It’s that time of year again — awards season — and this year’s hottest celebs aren’t the only ones that are winning big! We’ve partnered with Fandango to make sure you catch up on this year’s

#FollowFriday: What We Read and Shared This Week

Happy Friday, Chicsters!  What a week; we officially ended our New Year, New U campaign and added great new content on ‘Winter Wellness’ thanks to our stellar blog staff. Some highlights? Five Tips to Land Your Dream Internship: “Everyone has that one perfect internship in their mind—whether it’s a fashion internship, an engineering co-op or student opportunity

5 Tips to Land Your Dream Internship

As the spring quickly approaches, the “what are you doing this summer?” question arrives as well. Summer internships are a fantastic way to get real-life experience without the stress of working during the school year. If you live in an area that allows school-year internships, though—take advantage of that! Everyone has that one perfect internship

Mid-Month Inspiration: Looking Forward to Spring

For a month that revolves around the topic of love, February can be a tough twenty-eight days to soldier through for many. Not only does winter seem longer than the summer does— especially at this point in the season— it feels like spring is still an eternity away. While it may sound great to get

Second Semester Slump: How to Stay Focused & Happy!

As the second semester is in full swing, it’s easy to feel down. The weather is usually cold (unless you live in the south—lucky gals!), the homework starts to pile up, and for some of us, it may mean graduation’s approaching (um, YIKES!). The amount of stress that students endure sometimes can be overwhelming and

New Year, New U Review: Thanks & Campaign Winners!

Wow; what a way to start 2014! Our  New Year, #NewU Giveaway on Facebook was a huge success, and we want to send out a great big thank you  to all of you lovely ladies that entered our content, and to our awesome sponsors! Firstly, congrats to our  final Week 5 “New Year, #NewU” winner, Kelly T., who

#FollowFriday: What We Read and Shared This Week

Happy Valentine’s Day, Chicsters! What did we LOVE on UChic this week? Check out excerpts below from our must-reads: Editor Relections: Unpaid Internships to NYFW: “Many times, unpaid internships make college and post-grad women feel under-appreciated and overwhelmed; I know that’s definitely how I felt back then. But now, with a career doing what love, filled

LYD Star: Songwriter Jessica Frech

Talented songwriter Jessica Frech is best known for her musical compilations based on The People of Walmart, a website with a collection of the exceptional characters you might come in contact with while shopping at a Walmart store. The video lead to her national recognition on Fox News, ABC News, Jimmy Fallon, AOL and MSNBC.

Editor Reflections: From Unpaid Intern to NYFW

It’s that time of year again; when New York fashionistas brave wintery weather; wearing what can only be deemed appropriate for this one particular event — Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week— where fashion is in the forefront at Lincoln Center, the Mecca of MBFW, for the Fall/Winter 2014 season. Access to the tents is a

Tackling Transitions: Applied to College, Now What?

Congrats! You are now living the definition of “signed, sealed, delivered,” as you await reply from prospective universities. What’s next? It may be easy to get into a “Now… we wait,” mentality, but there is much to be done; get to it! Finish Your FAFSA. If you haven’t filled out your FAFSA yet, now is