Want to know what the College Lifestyles Fall 2012 Interns are bringing back to school with them this semester? Then read on to get all of the dirt on backpacks, tech items, and what keeps them organized!
My favorite back-to-school item this year is…
“It is always assignment pads,” – Stephanie Coppola, Editor.
“A sophisticated, monogrammed notepad,” – Mallory Hatten, Writer.
“My brand new laptop!” – Angela Skane Writer.
“Canvas backpacks! They are a fashionable alternative to a bulky knapsack. A definite do for schoolgirl chic!” – Kirsten Henning, Contributor.
“My Lilly Pulitzer Flamingo Planner!” – Diane Ferrer, Writer.
“My awesome HP laptop!” Kaci Hall, PR and Social Media.
“Neon sticky notes. I use them throughout the day so I never forget anything,” – Natalie Raymond, Writer.
“My custom-made planner from May Books. I love organization, and the planner is so adorable!” – Blakely Grimm, Writer.
“New MacBook Pro,” Shaundra Boyd, Editor.
“My comforter,” Caity St. John, Editor.
“A new lettered bag! I spent a weekend on Something Greek picking out my patterns,” Ariana Romero, Editor.
“Hmm… Pretty backpacks. I saw some cool leather and studded ones at Urban Outfitters,” – Tiana Blue, Editor.
“My favorite back-to-school item is my new planner from Barnes and Noble. It will keep me organized and it’s cute enough to take everywhere,” – Rachel Crocetti, Writer.
“Colorful notebooks,” – Maya Devereaux, Writer.
“Cozy knit sweaters,” – Sarah Albert, Editor.
“My new tote for my books,” – Rachel Osman, Editor.
“My organizer folder,” – Teresa Conde, Social Media and PR.
“Colorful notebooks, pens, binders and school supplies!” – Carolyn McMahon, Writer
“My new giant black bag from Target: it has tons of space and lots of pockets for smaller items,” – Jenna Ballard, Contributor.
“My DayRunner Weekly/Monthly Academic Planner from Staples,” – Emily Lamielle, Writer.
“My iPhone. I’ll definitely need it for planning and reminders,” – Nikki Elechi, Writer.
“My iPad!” – Kaleigh Dickson, Writer.
“Shoes, of any kinds. I may have a problem,” – Samantha Schafer, Writer.
“I haven’t even started looking at school items… Oops!” – Allison Cohen, Writer.
“Marc by Marc Jacobs gold watch. It is big enough for me to tell the time quickly, without being as large as a man’s watch. It also goes with almost every outfit,” – Natalia Weiner, Contributor.
“My Tory Burch Hobo Carry Bag,” – Shanae Hatchett, Writer.
“Polder Style Station from Bed, Bath and Beyond,” – Leslie Alston, Writer.
“My turquoise bedding and accessories (such a great color!),” – Tariro Mzezewa, Writer.
“A flash drive,” – Victoria Baldonado, Social Media.
“My favorite back-to-school item is my handy- dandy notebook. It is floral patterned and purse-sized filled with lists, schedules, and ideas I jot down on the go. This new little book keeps my life organized!” – Meghan Keane, Writer.
“Lilly Pulitzer Agenda, what more encouragement does a classy co-ed need to get work done than adorable prints?!” – Sarah Gooch, Social Media.
“My black glitter TOMS,” – Kimberly Anastos, Social Media.
“My favorite back-to-school item this year is my clap-on, wall projector clock,” – Pauline Lacsamana, Writer.
“A mini dry erase board where I can write what I have to do each week,” – Kristyn Anguiano, Social Media.
“For all back-to-school people out there, I would have to suggest the Cozi Family Calendar. I work with a lot of high school students on various projects and we are all able to stay on the same page, in an organized manner. We also have yet to miss an appointment with the SMS alert. GET THE APP! ” – Kayla Divelbiss, Writer.
“Is my braided handle taupe satchel. It efficiently holds all my needs and the handle adds some oomph! – Shaniece Sanford, PR.
“An Ipad,” – Annaliese Pepper, Social Media.
“Recycled notebooks and pencil cases from TerraCycle,” – Ashely Offenback, Writer.
“My Pillowpet pig named Larry,” – Kristen Tomkowid, Writer.
“My favorite back-to-school item this year is my laptop,” – Courtney Smith, Social Media and Advertising.
“My Vera Bradley planner!” – Jessica Molinari, Writer.
“My phone!” – Martha-Raye Adjei, Editor.
“My favorite back-to-school item this year is my Vera Bradley wallet. It’s perfect to tote my id and cellphone,” – Emily O’Brien, Social Media.
“My planner! Never can be too organized,” – Rebecca Holliday, Social Media.
“Back-to-school item this year is my new laptop,” – Kaci Hall, PR and Social Media.
“The iHome!” – Raquel Santos, Writer.
“A blender!” – Nicole Veenstra, Writer.
“New notebooks,” – Karlaa Williams, Social Media and PR.
“Colored pants,” – Gillian Reid, Writer.
“My leopard-print backpack. It’s fashionable, sturdy and holds everything from my computer to textbooks,” Casey Galasso, Writer.
Debra Schreiber is a graduate from Duquesne University. Follow her @debstyle89. To stay tuned to more articles for classy co-eds be sure to follow College Lifestyles on Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter.