Now, we don’t want to encourage you to procrastinate or anything (we take school very seriously here, duh) but we also know that sometimes what you really need during an intense study session is a quick break, to laugh a little, catch up on what’s trending and in the news, and recharge before you sit down to write that 10 page essay. The College Mixer is our attempt at making things easier for you — here are today’s top links from around the web!
Anti-Sexual Assault Group Blocked From Protesting At Columbia Admissions Event (via Huffington Post)
No Red Tape, a group aimed at “fighting sexual violence and rape culture” at Columbia University showed up to a prospective students event with red tape over their mouths, planning to hand out letters about the school’s handling of sexual assault cases. Columbia has recently found itself under fire regarding the way they report sexual assault cases on campus. Members of this group explained to the Columbia Spectator that they were “physically barred” from entering Roone Auditorium by admissions officers and security guards.
Need an Internship? 5 Twitter Accounts You Need to Follow (via USA Today)
As summer is rapidly approaching, it’s time to get our summer internships in order! Use these twitter accounts to help you stay updated on internship posting around the country. You’ve gotta stay current and up to speed on this internship race.
7 Unusual Uses for Your Microwave (via Spoon University)
So we know a microwave heats things up…but apparently there is a lot more than meets the eye when it comes to what the microwave can achieve. Check this out.
Nickelodeon game shows were always insanely epic to us youngsters. And when we were young, we dreamed about being able to be a contestant on one of them. All of the obstacles and getting “slimed” looked like such as blast 15 years ago. But looking at this now, there’s nothing on the planet I’d rather do less than to be on one of these shows…
31 Events Of Going Out: As Told By ‘Mean Girls’ GIFs (via Haute Talk)
Check out this hilarious post using Mean Girls GIFs to describe the many events that occur when you go out with friends for a night out. They’re too accurate and hilarious.