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You’ll Do Greater Things in Life than Dating a Football Player

I Wish I Knew is a series of personal essays written by the courageous young UChic Campus Ambassadors. Learn how to survive and thrive during your freshman year from girls who have been through it. Taylor Swift summarized freshman year perfectly in her song “Fifteen”. I could fill a book with all of the things I

Equal Pay Day: What You Need to Know About the Wage Gap

Most of you, whether you are in high school, college or recently graduated are aware that women don’t make as much money as men. This isn’t really new news. But the question begs to be asked: In 2015, are ladies making the money they deserve? The Truth in Numbers: According to a 2015 report from

Freshman Year Alert: Don’t Forget to Take Chances

I Wish I Knew is a series of personal essays written by the courageous young UChic Campus Ambassadors. Learn how to survive and thrive during your freshman year from girls who have been through it. This week we are featuring UChic blogger and ambassador Susan Fiorentino. Fiorentino is a Manhattan College Alumna. When I received my acceptance

Work with Our UChic Campus Ambassadors!

Are you looking to take your brand to the next level? Do you need help spreading your brand message? Our UChic Campus Ambassadors can help. UChic Campus Ambassadors are a network of amazing young women who are hand-selected through an application process. These exceptional women hail from college campuses across the US.  At UChic, they

It is OK to Say No

I Wish I Knew is a series of personal essays written by the courageous young UChic Campus Ambassadors. Learn how to survive and thrive during your freshman year from girls who have been through it. This week we are featuring UChic blogger and ambassador Rebecca Klar. Klar is a student at the Binghamton University. It’s natural

How 15-year old Fashion Designer Created Her First Collection

This interview is a part of our Live Your Dreams Stars series where we feature awesome young women who are changing the world one amazing dream at a time. LYD! Have you had the same dream since you were a little girl? Some of us know from a young age exactly what we want to

‘1000 Dreams’ Update: Gracie Schram Goes Hollywood

UChic’s very first Star Brand Ambassador, 16-year-old Gracie Schram is an up-and-coming singer/songwriter who shares the ‘Live Your Dreams’ mantra through her music and philanthropy. She was also funded through the UChic 1000Dreams Campaign. The fund helped Gracie take a trip to LA in April. There her week was busy with writing, meetings and a show or two.

How to Make a Virtual Internship Work

As more and more companies find cost-effective ways to make the most of their employment opportunities, the availability and flexibility virtual internships have to offer are becoming the new norm. While traditional 9-5 internships give you that real world work experience you don’t seem to learn in a classroom, virtual internships combine the best of

The Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media

Social media is a huge part of our social life. It is fun and a great way to keep in touch with loved ones and friends. But it can especially be tricky when you begin job hunting. Make sure you know the do’s and dont’s of social media. 1. Familiarize Yourself with Privacy Settings This is very

5 Overlooked Scholarship Resources for College Students

Spring Semester is winding down, and so is your bank account. As the last bit of money you saved from your summer job is running out, it’s time to start looking for other resources to fund your college education. Between balancing schoolwork and a social life, finding the time to locate scholarship resources can be