Meet the Author: Christie Garton

"U Chic: The College Girl's Guide to Everything"

 The College Girl's Guide to Everything coverTeens, are you both nervous and excited about going off to college and leaving your familiar home behind?  Want to make sure you make a good impression on your hall mates and take advantage of all the great opportunities you'll come across on campus? 

We've got your back! Christie Garton, author of U Chic: The College Girl's Guide to Everything will be speaking about her book at the Georgetown Interim Library on Thursday, July 22, at 4:30 p.m.  For U Chic, Garton interviewed current college students and recent grads to find out current tips on such topics as:

  • Getting Started: First week advice and tuning out the homesick blues
  • Sharing Space: A fashionista's tips for fitting it all in
  • Healthy and Happy: Common campus ailments, staying fit on dorm food and Sex Ed 101
  • Sorority Chic: The ins and outs of going Greek
  • Love Life: Love vs. hookups and surviving long-distance relationships
  • Head of the Class: Picking the right major, getting ready for finals and studying tips and tricks

You can ask her all the questions you've always wondered about life in the dorms or publishing a book as a young woman.  And be sure to check out a copy of her book!