Transferring is inherently political

Community-less College

Neil McClintick

Two years ago, I cried on the steps of De Anza College. I felt ashamed by the realization that I was a part of the single-digit percentage of Cupertino students who ended up going to community college. My internalization of this stigma knew no bounds — I would hide my
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A campus in crisis

The Campus Upon a Hill

Ismael Farooqui

If U.C. Berkeley does not allow free speech and practices violence on innocent people with a different point of view – NO FEDERAL FUNDS? — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 2, 2017 UC Berkeley got off to a rocky start in 2017. First, Milo rode a bucking horse into town
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What are you in for?

On My Mind

isabel-lichtman

When I finally arrived at the hospital, a tired-looking nurse showed me to my room, a small cube with two desks and a bathroom without a door.
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He doesn’t even go here

Community-less College

Neil McClintick

Despite being surrounded by at least 50 peers who also went to community college, I felt alone and eager to make my grand exit as soon as I nabbed some sad-looking pepperoni pizza.
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Friends for life

Undeclared

Former college students seem to forget the daily grind of university life — the essays and exams and expectations set by you and others.
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To be heard

Trial and Error

I walked into Cafe Blue Door, not sure of who I was looking for. My eyes passed over people that I knew, and I waved at a friend (Cafe Blue Door is one of my favorites). I was alert and unprepared for the interview that I was supposed to be
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Summer of love

This summer has been one of my favorites by far. With an equal balance of family time and friend time, down time and work, I feel like I have made the most of my summer. This is my last summer before adulthood. It is definitely one to remember. Over the
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Frozen yogurt

Trial and Error

I was out for about an hour or so, and then I woke up, my mind alive with thoughts. I was thinking about frozen yogurt and boys.
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