Glamour Magazine’s Top College Woman of 2014: Kendall Ciesemier

This interview is a part of our Live Your Dreams Stars series where we feature awesome young women who are changing the world one amazing dream at a time. LYD! Since Kendall Ciesemier was eleven years old she has been dedicated and driven to make the world a better place. As the co-chair of OWN

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How 15-year old Fashion Designer Created Her First Collection

This interview is a part of our Live Your Dreams Stars series where we feature awesome young women who are changing the world one amazing dream at a time. LYD! Have you had the same dream since you were a little girl? Some of us know from a young age exactly what we want to

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‘1000 Dreams’ Update: Gracie Schram Goes Hollywood

UChic’s very first Star Brand Ambassador, 16-year-old Gracie Schram is an up-and-coming singer/songwriter who shares the ‘Live Your Dreams’ mantra through her music and philanthropy. She was also funded through the UChic 1000Dreams Campaign. The fund helped Gracie take a trip to LA in April. There her week was busy with writing, meetings and a show or two.

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How Teen Boxer Jajaira Gonzalez is Punching Through Glass Ceilings

This interview is a part of our Live Your Dreams Stars series where we feature awesome young women who are changing the world one amazing dream at a time. LYD! Meet Jajaira Gonzalez. Team USA Boxer, ranked #1 in the world for her division, two time world champ, and 2014 Youth Olympic Gold Medalist. And

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How to Survive Life After Graduation

Navigating your way through your early 20s can be difficult and frustrating and sometimes the best way to handle day to day situations is having the ability to laugh at yourself. I came across Jen Glantz’s blog The Things I Learned From and found her stories to be a good reminder that we should all

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‘1000 Dreams’ Update: Karina Acing Law School One Semester at a Time

This fall after a successful crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo we were able to fund 13 dreams of young women nationwide. Some girls used the funding to help pay for school books, another girl purchased a camera, and others used it to study abroad. For the next few months we will be catching up with the

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Bills, Bills, Bills: How to Save Money in College

I Wish I Knew is a series of personal essays written by the courageous young female ambassadors of UChic. Learn how to survive and thrive during your Freshman Year from girls who have been through it. This week we are featuring UChic blogger and ambassador Katie Jones. Jones is a student at Missouri State University.   Freshman

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Need More Adventure in Your Life? Explore the World with Susan Shain

Are you sick of the daily grind? Do you need a little more adventure in your life? Meet Live Your Dream Star and travel blogger Susan Shain. Susan is a freelance writer who values mobility and loves helping people discover adventure through international travel or alternative careers. Get to know Susan Shain below. (Warning: She may inspire

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Break & Bake with Loren Brill: These Healthy Cookies Will Blow Your Mind

Loren Brill, founder and CEO of Sweet Loren’s, was named Marie Claire’s Top Entrepreneur of 2012.  Since then she has worked to fulfill her dreams and expand her line of all-natural cookies. These break-bake sweet treats are a healthy guiltless pleasure. Enjoy. 1. When did your line originally “blow-up?”  Were you shocked that so many

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The Roundup: Jessica Lawlor #LYD Star Twitter Chat

Our #LYD Star and gutsy gal Jessica Lawlor joined us for a twitter chat last week. If you still don’t know Jessica you should. She is a writer, blogger, speaker and that someone who will guide you out of your comfort zone. We were so pleased to have a spectacular turnout with very thoughtful questions and inspiring answers.

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