‘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.

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Need a Job? Perfect your LinkedIn Profile in 3 Easy Steps

While I can’t say LinkedIn gets credit for landing me my last few jobs, it did certainly prepare me to market myself as a brand and stand out in the massive sea of applicants. LinkedIn can be a fantastic tool, whether you are researching careers or using it as an online resume. Here are some

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A Quest to Make 10,000 Hats: #LYD Star Robyn Devine

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are changing the world through their dreams. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. This week we interviewed Robyn Devine. She is changing the world by knitting 10,000 hats and donating them to hospitals,

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10 Bizarre Scholarships – Apply Today

Let’s face it – College is expensive. Books, classes and those extracurricular activities that are so important to your future all cost money. Today, scholarships are necessary for students so they can get the most out of college experience. But not all scholarships are the same. There are some really unique and truly bizarre scholarship

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Live Your Dreams (LYD) Star: Robin Lorenson

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are living their dream. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. Robin Lorenson is a storm chaser currently living in Kansas City, Missouri. She has documented thousands of storms across the nation through her video and photography.  1.

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Rev Up Your Resume

We all know that a great resume is crucial when it comes to landing a job. Whether it’s your first job, or your first real-world job, it’s a piece of paper that can decide your next step in your career. It’s so important to have a tight knit resume so your next employer can see

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I am Malala

Sitting on a bus heading to school is a fairly mundane event. Add a few things, and the event becomes much more terrifying. A gunman on a bus. Terrified preteens staring with fear. A threatening gunman looking for a specific girl. Petrified children looking at her and revealing her location. A shot to the girl’s head

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1000 Dreams Fund Recipients

Each week during our 60-day Indiegogo campaign, we will introduce you to the awesome young women we are funding if our campaign goal is successfully reached. Each young women could receive a $1,000 scholarship if our goal is met. This week we’d like to introduce you to Emma and JoLynn! My Story: My dream is to go

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LYD Star: Sarah Cole

Sarah Cole is an upcoming junior at Harvard University. She is an organizer of the Diversity Report, a movement that led to the “We are Here” demonstration, part of the attempt to increase support for minority students on campus. Let’s start from the beginning. How did the Diversity Report begin at Harvard?  The Diversity Report really began as a

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LYD Star: Actress Jillian Kinsey

Jillian Kinsey will not immediately strike you as a daredevil. She has long blonde waves and bright eyes, she is reserved, but exceptionally polite (especially for the gritty city of New York).  But if you get her talking about performing– instantly a fire is lit. While her passion has always been performing, she took what was

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