A Quest to Make 10,000 Hats: #LYD Star Robyn Devine

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are changing the world through their dreams. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. This week we interviewed Robyn Devine. She is changing the world by knitting 10,000 hats and donating them to hospitals,

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What is #LYD all about?

Hello Chicsters! If you have been following UChic over the last year, you’ve probably noticed we’ve undergone some changes…some small and some incredibly BIG in terms of our on-going commitment to helping young women in the U.S. live their dreams. From our earlier roots as a website dedicated to covering the topics that college women

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Get Gutsy with Live Your Dreams Star Jessica Lawlor

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! Life begins at the end of your comfort zone… this is how UChic LYD Star Jessica Lawlor reaches her dreams. As the founder of the Get Gutsy

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LYD Star: Beautiful Bodies Lead Singer Alicia Solombrino

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are changing the world through their dreams. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. This week we interviewed Alicia Solombrino the lead singer of Beautiful Bodies. The Beautiful Bodies have played with an array of

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‘1000 Dreams’ Update: Ashlie is off to Study Russian in Kyrgyzstan

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

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The Simple Guide: How to apply for Scholarships

  So you are applying to college (or already in college), congrats! This is a great achievement, but one that can easily turn into a financial burden. Not many of us can afford tens of thousands of dollars each year to continue our education, but there are so many routes to help fund your educational

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theSkimm: LYD Stars Danielle Weisberg & Carly Zakin

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are changing the world through their dreams. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams.   This week we interviewed Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin, founders of theSkimm. Danielle and Carly met in Rome while

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Want to get financially fit? Learn how with (LYD) Star: Ashley Jordan

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are living their dream. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. Saving for trip? Trying to pay off your credit card? No fear. This week ambassador Susan Fiorentino interviewed Ashley Jordan, founder of,  Saving

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Live Your Dreams (LYD) Stars: Lauren Schubert & Brooke Corio

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are living their dream. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. This week ambassador Susan Fiorentino interviewed Lauren Schubert and Brooke Corio, co-owners and founders of Trinity Training. Working out keeps me motivated. Even with my busy schedule, working out is always a

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Live Your Dreams (LYD) Star: Cydney Ross

Each week we will introduce you to our (LYD) Live Your Dream Stars. These awesome women are living their dream. Through their stories, we hope to inspire you to live your dreams. Cydney Ross is an artist from Kansas City, Missouri. This fall she began a Kickstarter Campaign to sponsor a trip to Kesckemét, Hungary where she will

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