How to get into college in 1983: get good grades
How to get into college in 2013: get good grades, speak six languages, be a rocket scientist, and end world hunger
How to pay for college 1983: Work part time and summers. Maybe take out minimal loans.
How to pay for college 2013: Which of your organs is the most valuable?
What to do with your degree in 1983: work in your field
What to do with your degree in 2013: cry
I think we still live in a culture that assumes that men are single by choice and women are single because no one wants them.
— Sara Eckel, This is Why You’re Still Single (It’s Not Why You Think) (via srirachahot)