Yellow Chair Chats

May 15, 2013

The Final Countdown

For all of us graduating seniors, we have finally made it to the last two weeks of college. At the beginning of my senior year I was in awe of how fast my college years had passed. To me it felt like there was no possible way I could already […]
May 13, 2013

Surviving Sleep Deprivation

It’s late, like 4 in the morning late, but you absolutely have to finish this project despite having a 9 a.m. class the next day. I’ve learned that running on minimal hours of sleep is sometimes a part of college. Here are some tips I use when I don’t get […]
May 2, 2013

The Dreaded R-Word

The dreaded R-Word. Recycling. The word almost has a redundant connotation to it these days, yet now is more important than ever to focus on its impact. In 2008, an Environmental Protection Agency study found that the United States alone produced 1.35 billion pounds of garbage. The concept of over […]
May 1, 2013

Blogging for Dummies

If you’re anything like me, blogs are a foreign concept. Every once in awhile you think, “it would be cool to have a blog…” but then you realize that you know almost nothing about blogs. Well, have no fear, I will share some tips that I have gathered to help […]
April 30, 2013

Beauty Tips for your Job Interview

The end of the school year is approaching, and many of us are going on job interviews, which can be nerve-wracking, especially for women. Everyone knows that dressing professionally and choosing the right outfit is important, and for women it is not as straightforward as a collared shirt, a tie […]
April 29, 2013

A Designer’s Perspective

As a graphic designer, I am constantly taking note of the designs I encounter everyday. Most people are drawn to what they perceive as good design, but as a designer I look for good typography and more technical aspects of design. Books I have always judged a book by its […]