Doing time in the Inland Empire

Undeclared

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When I think of Claremont McKenna College, I feel nothing. I feel neither sad nor glad that I left after just one year. I don’t miss being on campus, yet I don’t harbor ill will toward the institution. I became a Claremont McKenna student by circumstance. After I finished up
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Just an ordinary girl

Trial and Error

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I was jumping up and down on my yellow bed with my pink plastic microphone in my hand, envisioning crowds screaming for me, singing along. I was in my own little concert entertaining millions. My dream at 11 years old was to be a singer, and even now that still
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Downward and onward

Undeclared

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When I started at Los Angeles Pierce College, a community college in the San Fernando Valley, I spent a lot of time waiting in line.
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With wide eyes

Trial and error

Let me set the scene: I am a sophomore with wide eyes, a worried soul and little to no progress on my African American Studies final paper.
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The Ivy of the Midwest

Undeclared

While it is a great school if you know what you want to study or you are interested in traditional campus life, Northwestern was not the school for me.
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4 Years, 4 Colleges

UNDECLARED

I’ve attended four different colleges: an elite private school, a community college, a small liberal-arts school and, a large public research institution.
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A gawky goodbye

Devil in the Details

I wouldn’t call myself antisocial, but the motto “no new friends” has always seemed a little too relevant to my life. So when my friend invited me over the other day and I was bombarded with the unexpected presence of other, only somewhat familiar humans, I knew that it was
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