Michelle Obama helps Yara Shahidi with college apps, Frank Ocean drops a new single, & more.
I had to veer from the course my mom and I set out for me.
College rejections and scenes from screenwriting class.
Toppling idols and college anxiety.
The author of Spaniel Rage and other comics has advice to live by.
An attempt to answer a difficult question for these difficult times.
The new semester is a taskmaster.
Going away to college.
Good omens, St. Jude, résumé revision, and crying while coding.
There are resources all around you.
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Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!