How to be Smarter: Book Recommendation: Tribes: We Need You To Lead Us by Seth Godin. A rallying read on leadership and the difference one person can make in a movement, with an idea, or to a group of people. I really loved this book and the message. Bonus: the physical size of the book is small and it is written in a mini-chapter format, making it easy to throw in your bag to read between classes or on the train. How to be Prettier: This season, I'm seeing a lot of hemlines that are shorter in the front and slightly longer in the back, called a high-low hemline. Examples here, here, and here.
How to be (less) Awkward: Not awkward, just adorable: Calming Manatee.