When Your Roommate is Your Best Friend

I hate making new friends. It is awkward, and stressful, and involves “putting yourself out there” and “taking risks,” two of my all-time least favorite activities. Also, like most things I hate, I am bad at it. Which is why after my freshman year of college, I decided to leave a place where I was…

The Roommate Movie Watch List

My roommates and I are very different. We’re from different parts of the country; we have different majors; we’re different ages; we probably have different favorite colors and stuff. I’ll do a mini survey on that last one and get back to you. The main things the three of us have in common are that…

The Suite Life: 7 Tips to live With Suitemates

Eight people and four rooms in one suite isn’t quite the ideal situation. Life in an eight person suite may not always be sweet but here are seven tips to help live with other suitemates.  Set up a cleaning schedule Living in a small space with seven other people can become messy really really quickly….

How To Survive the Last Few Weeks of the Spring Semester

Spring break is over and it’s back to the grindstone for the last weeks of the semester. Any energy you regained from your week away has probably been well spent now–and if you’re like me, you’re hoping you won’t run out of steam before May. Today’s post is your personal survival guide to finishing out…

So You Think You Can Live With Us?

My friends and I are looking for a sixth roommate for a suite in P-Row! We are a caring and relaxed group of people! Come live with us. It’s that time of the year; the time when housing applications are up, and everyone is stressing out about where they’re going to live and with whom….