Lifestyle

Live your best life with everything from relationship advice to handy tips and tricks.

How your speed affects stopping distance

Tailgaters: whether we’ve done it ourselves or had it done to us, there’s not a single driver on the road who hasn’t had the...

Dear Abby, Weekly advice column

To All Students, We are starting a Dear Abby column here at The Lutrinae. We encourage all people regardless of background, sexual orientation, gender, ethnicity...

Staying sane being with your family for a month

If you’re not part of the group that gets to stay on campus during winter break, you’ll most likely be heading home for the...

U.N. Climate Report Abroad

When I was a sophomore undergrad, I studied abroad. I was in the United Kingdom (England) for the entire year. It was amazing for...

What? Oatmilk?

With so many milk alternatives, it is important to consider what might be the most sustainable option. Everything we eat or drink has an...

Dear Abby #1

Dear Abby, I had a class with a person who was a know-it-all. They would take every opportunity to answer questions in class. In an...

Dating and hook-ups

It’s kind of hard to concentrate on anything when all you can think about is BOYS. Yes, this is college. Yes, we are all...

Why Subaru is a great car for college students

Literally every manufacturer claims their products are the best you can buy. But how many of them can actually prove it without lacing their...

4×4 vs. AWD

4x4, or four-wheel drive, just like all wheel drive (AWD) are options that crop up on cars a lot more frequently than they have...

Decorate your dorm without breaking the bank

Decorating for the holidays is something a lot of people look forward to after Halloween comes and goes. Now that you’re away from home...

Senioritis

Dear Abby, I have senioritis and I don’t want to go to class. I also have a lot of stress from school and work. What...

Escaping the Friend Zone

You have known your friend for a long time now and you spend a large majority of time together. Although, it seems that the...

Reflecting on September, looking into October

Aries (Mar. 21 - Apr. 19) This September put you in an odd place mentally. You’ve been put through the ringer by someone you thought...

Getting your car rain-ready

With the arrival of all things pumpkin spice, we’re flooded with images and flavors of fall, which is fantastic and many excitedly anticipate it...

How to make long-distance relationships suck less

One of the hardest parts about moving away to a university is leaving your friends and family behind. This might be your parents or your best...

When in doubt, throw it out

It's great to be optimistic. I know I am, and I would have it no other way. When it comes to recycling however, it’s...

Considering a commitment to non-commitment

You’ve heard it in just about every song on the Top 50 list for most popular songs. You’ve seen it depicted in music videos,...

Checking fluids, and why it’s so important

Now that we know how crucial it is to check tires and wiper blades, I feel it’s equally important to talk about checking the...

It’s fine, I’ll recycle it

91 percent of all plastic created does not get recycled. Even if plastic is thrown away, it does not biodegrade, and only breaks down...

Buying a used car

When buying a used car, it’s hard to visualize or anticipate how many things there are to look out for. Cross-checking paperwork and knowing...