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Students define their own ‘college experience’

Students define their own ‘college experience’

Tishauna Carrell,
Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Opinion

On September 16, 2012, I became the first person in my family to go to college. When I moved away from my hometown in Long Beach, it was a dream come true. The 17-year-old me wanted to experience life without having parental guidance 24 hours a day, seven days per week and wanted to have a real “college...

Tips for a successful start

Shannon Stroud,
Editor-In-Chief

September 23, 2015


Filed under Features

Today is the last first day that I’ll experience as an undergraduate. Over the years I have had six first days of fall quarter, it’s been a long road and it’s weird to think that after today, I have 11 weeks standing between a degree and me. In the past, fall quarter has always been the hardest to ...

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