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Drab to Fab Giveaway: UChic and Sure Fit Slipcovers

Listen up, ladies! Do you have a drab couch in your dorm or apartment? We want to transform your space from cold to cozy this fall with a fab Sure Fit slipcover.  Entering is easy: Follow us on Twitter @UniversityChic and tweet #Chicsters go #DrabtoFab! And we’ll Retweet. Check out Sure Fit on Facebook and

Prescription Drug Dangers

   By Emily Roseman, Alumna of American University Trendy shirts sweat pants and hoodies adorned by emaciated models with coy smiles across their faces. Each one given their own ‘team’ logo to sport on the back. What do the models have displayed on the backs of their jerseys? Not football. ‘Designer drugs;’ with an even more

Senior Year Checklist: Planning for College

By Amanda Cross, University of Central Arkansas You’re almost half-way through your senior year; now what?! There’s a lot to do, we know, but you, too, can be a college pro before you even step foot on campus: 1. Apply: Obviously the most important thing with planning for college is applying to college. It’s important that

Five Quick and Easy Friday Dinners

By Megan O’Connell, Alumna of University of Wisconsin-Platteville In between sporting events, greek life activities, parties, homework and everything else in between, the weekend gives students a time to relax from the stressful week.The impatience of getting to enjoy Friday night’s can always tend to leave student’s skipping dinner; we’re all guilty of it. Sometimes even

Find the Best College for You

  By: Amanda Cross, University of Central Arkansas Choosing a college can and will define the next four years of your life; and I’m here to help you along with your collegiate selection journey. Chicsters everywhere rejoice, here’s how to find the best college for you! 1. Figure out what you want out of college:

5 Best Chai Tea Fall Recipes

By Megan O’Connell, Alumna of University of Wisconsin-Platteville Chai lattes have always been one of my favorite parts of, well, all seasons! Iced chai lattes in spring and summer and hot chai lattes in fall and winter. When I stumbled across a recipe for chai cupcakes, my imagination got the best of me. Welcome to Fall;

Staying Motivated During Fall Breaks

By Brianna Pennella, Ithaca College As the mid-way point of the semester rolls around, so does the need for a well-deserved break! You’ve been working hard and now it’s time for a little R&R. Some schools trudge on until Thanksgiving while others, like mine, offer a fall break in mid-October. This break falls right around

Avoiding Freshman Puppy Love

So it’s your first semester at college. You’re feeling anxious yet excited about what these four years will bring— and you’re probably wondering about how many cute guys there will be on campus! While college dating can be healthy, remember that your number one priority is to YOU! That’s why it’s important to:   1.

5 Healthy Snacks for Girls-on-the-Go!

  By: Beatrice Rivera, Rutgers University As a commuter student, I find it difficult at times to eat healthy. Some days, I leave campus at 6 p.m. or later, and by the time I arrive home, I’m exhausted! What we choose to eat plays an important factor in our daily performance, as well as our

Christie Garton on Coach Me Radio

 Listen up, Chicsters! UChic founder Christie Garton will appear on CBS’s Coach Me Radio tonight, Tuesday, 10/8 at 5:30 PM ET.  Tune in to hear Christie’s tips on living your dreams and how to win at the game of life!  To find out more about the show, check out Coach Caroline and Coach Me Radio