‘Hopeless Visionary’ Promotes Dream Chasing with Clothing Brand

If quarantine worked out in favor for anyone this year, it was Ryan Armour and Sabrina Bernstein. While the majority of people were occupied by TikTok, tie-dying and baking banana bread for the fifth day in a row, these two were setting the foundation for their new clothing brand: Hopeless Visionary, @hopelessvisionaryla.  Armour and Bernstein are both sophomores studying at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. During … Continue reading ‘Hopeless Visionary’ Promotes Dream Chasing with Clothing Brand

How to Get Through a 14 Day Q at School

Back-to-school during COVID-19 has brought forth many unknowns and changes to our lives as college students. Many college students across the country have had to enter both isolation and quarantine to mitigate the spread of the virus.  Two weeks ago when my asymptomatic housemate received a positive test result we had so many feelings– anxiety over whether we would become very sick, frustration that we … Continue reading How to Get Through a 14 Day Q at School

Why Quarantine is the Best Time to go Vegan

Before COVID-19, the bustle of everyday life prevented many individuals from trying different activities. Spending countless hours at home has pushed many to discover new passions and trends, and try out new hobbies, workout routines, and food recipes. If you are looking for another healthy change to make during quarantine, we have the answer: a vegan diet. But you may be asking, how will going … Continue reading Why Quarantine is the Best Time to go Vegan

Setbacks are Part of the Trip: My Updated Lifting Program in Quarantine

I was halfway through my first official powerlifting program when the coronavirus hit and gyms closed indefinitely. For four weeks straight, I trained for six days a week following the hypertrophy phase of my program, which meant performing the same grueling sets back to back with a progressive overload of weight. In this phase, the focus is on building up muscle — and I had … Continue reading Setbacks are Part of the Trip: My Updated Lifting Program in Quarantine

Letter from the Editors: Making Lemonade out of Lemons

Dear Readers, One month ago we launched The Fit Magazine, and all we can say is “wow.” A concept that began as a quarantine passion project has started to grow before our eyes, and we cannot wait to see what the future holds.  For the six of us, having a goal-oriented mission has helped to add structure, purpose and energy in what was becoming a … Continue reading Letter from the Editors: Making Lemonade out of Lemons

Why I Don’t Support the Chloe Ting Challenges

Chloe Ting, a YouTube fitness superstar, has become a designated personal trainer you can access from the comfort of your own bedroom.  While gyms have closed and free time has piled up during quarantine, everyone has had to get creative with their at-home workouts.  We recently wrote about the best online fitness classes to take advantage of during quarantine, and Chloe Ting was one of … Continue reading Why I Don’t Support the Chloe Ting Challenges

Q&A with Julia Haber, Founder of Home From College

As coronavirus struck, thousands of college students were displaced from their schools and sent back to their hometowns. Summer internships were canceled and students struggled to feel inspired by their online coursework. The question for college students across the country became: “what the F*&#$% do we do now?”  Entrepreneur Julia Haber understood the struggle that college students were going through, and got to work to … Continue reading Q&A with Julia Haber, Founder of Home From College

Where to Find the Best Online Fitness Classes During Quarantine

As gyms and workout studios are closed in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19, working out at home has become the new normal. Luckily, many workout trainers and studios have quickly adjusted by offering online free or inexpensive classes on YouTube, Zoom and Instagram Live. Keeping our bodies moving and living an active lifestyle is more important than ever– for both our physical … Continue reading Where to Find the Best Online Fitness Classes During Quarantine

Tie-Dye Becomes the Must-Have Trend of Quarantine

Fashion companies across the globe are experiencing exponential decreases in sales and revenues due to the economic impacts of COVID-19, however, viral trends on social media have proved that even in a pandemic, fashion remains a priority. The fate of fashion was certainly questioned at the start of quarantine. People aren’t leaving their homes; what will they need to buy new clothes for? People are … Continue reading Tie-Dye Becomes the Must-Have Trend of Quarantine