25th Hour

Balancing Part-Time Jobs in College | Ro&Co

In this week’s installment of Ro&Co, Jessie shares her tips for balancing part-time jobs and a challenging academic curriculum. Since I’ve started college, 15 months ago, I’ve worked 7 different jobs, and averaged 20 hours a week. This doesn’t mean I take easy classes; it doesn’t mean I don’t party or hang out with friends;… Continue reading Balancing Part-Time Jobs in College | Ro&Co

Get This Girl a Job

Matchmaking in Tinder’s World | S1E1 GTGAJ feat. Emily Polner

Katie and I are so excited to finally release the first episode of our podcast, Get This Girl a Job! We interview recent college graduates to talk about the steps they took to get their first job in different industries. The questions follow the development of their career from their first year of college, to… Continue reading Matchmaking in Tinder’s World | S1E1 GTGAJ feat. Emily Polner

25th Hour

What I’ve Been Doing with My Free Time | GTGAJ

Three months ago, I called Katie with a half baked plan to change the way we thought about the job search process, to ask for help from the people with the most immediate knowledge, and to share our findings with you. Today, I am excited to give you exclusive access to the first episode of… Continue reading What I’ve Been Doing with My Free Time | GTGAJ

Wellness

4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Ran a Marathon

This week last year, I registered for my first half marathon and decided that I would keep training to run a marathon! It was a six month journey that changed my life. Here is what I wish I knew before signing up! When I started toying with the idea of running a marathon, I had… Continue reading 4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Ran a Marathon

Wellness

Battle of the Workout Apps: 8Fit vs. Nike Training Club | Ro&Co

In the final installment of our month of Ro&Co, Samira tests workout apps Nike Training Club and 8Fit to see which one is right for her life! Meet Samira I’m someone who genuinely loves being active; as such, I love trying out new types of workouts or fitness classes. I am what one could call… Continue reading Battle of the Workout Apps: 8Fit vs. Nike Training Club | Ro&Co

Life

10 Ways to De-Stress Before Midterms

With midterms around the corner, it can be easy to get overwhelmed by all the work. With that in mind, I asked my friends to share what they do to de-stress during midterm season and beyond. 1. Bubble BathsSince it is absolutely freezing outside, the one step I’ve taken this quarter to de-stress is to… Continue reading 10 Ways to De-Stress Before Midterms

25th Hour

Get This Girl an Internship | Ro&Co

For the third installation of Ro&Co, Katie Melbourne shares the steps she takes to get the coolest internships (like last spring at NASA!!!). If you want to learn more about getting internship and the job search process, check out our new podcast, Get This Girl a Job!! It’s that time of year again…recruiting season! When… Continue reading Get This Girl an Internship | Ro&Co

25th Hour

Why I Stopped Bullet Journaling

After more than a year of bullet journal obsession, for 2018 I decided it was time to put down my Leuchtturm and stop bullet journalling. Here is why I stopped, and how I’m keeping myself organized instead. Some links in this post are affiliate links, which means that I may receive a small commission if… Continue reading Why I Stopped Bullet Journaling

Wellness

4 Steps to Actually Making it to the Gym in this Godforesaken Tundra | Ro&Co

In this week’s installment of Ro&Co, my friend Claire, ex-college athlete and pre-med student, shares her tips for keeping to a workout plan in the winter so you can keep to your New Year’s resolutions! Running during the Winter can be a massive hassle, especially in Chicago. It’s really cold outside and it gets dark… Continue reading 4 Steps to Actually Making it to the Gym in this Godforesaken Tundra | Ro&Co

Wellness

What I Eat in a Week as a Vegan

In an attempt to forever answer the question “Where do you get your protein from?” I recorded every meal I ate in a week. Now about to hit 6 months as a vegan, I’ve finally figured out a way to spend minimally, eat healthy food, and even cook (my how far we’ve come)! Sunday I… Continue reading What I Eat in a Week as a Vegan