Best Places to Celebrate Valentine’s Day on Campus

By Marissa Yefsky Love is in the air in Champaign-Urbana this month, and there’s no better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your significant other than one of the many great spots on campus. Whether you’re looking for something casual or a three course meal, campus town has great spots for everyone.   Casual Meals … More Best Places to Celebrate Valentine’s Day on Campus

Distance Doesn’t Mean A Thing: How To Celebrate Valentine’s Day Long-Distance

by Sara Addis   So many University of Illinois students choose to study abroad the second semester of their academic year, meaning they will have to spend Valentine’s Day apart from their significant other. Luckily, the limitations of distance don’t have to mean limits on your relationship. From 100 to 10,000 miles apart, these ten … More Distance Doesn’t Mean A Thing: How To Celebrate Valentine’s Day Long-Distance

Dealing with Temporary Long-Distance in Relationships

By Riley Corboy   Let’s be honest, long distance relationships kind of suck. Sure, there are some upsides (like maintaining your independence, growing closer to friends and family, and working on your communication), but it’s really never fun being forced to be apart from someone you love. Distance isn’t a relationship killer, but it can … More Dealing with Temporary Long-Distance in Relationships

Decadent Chocolate Desserts to Woo Your Significant Other

By Rachel King   You don’t need a hot air balloon or skywriting to give your partner the best Valentine’s Day ever (although that would be pretty cool). For a relatively easy way to surprise and impress your significant other, try baking them a decadent chocolate dessert from scratch. It will show that you care … More Decadent Chocolate Desserts to Woo Your Significant Other

Creating the Perfect Atmosphere for a Valentine’s Day Night In

By Emily Tao   1. Music Nothing sets the mood better than playing some of you and your date’s favorite music as you have a relaxing Valentine’s Day night in. As the night winds down, play slow songs to relax or and upbeat songs to dance with each other! 2. Movie Night Throw on a … More Creating the Perfect Atmosphere for a Valentine’s Day Night In