Student social networking app Amigo comes to UC Berkeley

Photo of the Amigo app open on a phone
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Amigo is a social networking app that was developed by Paa Adu and Sophia Huard in order to help students connect with each other amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The app, which was released to students at UC Berkeley on Sunday, currently has more than 500 users at Stanford University.

Amigo, a social networking app intended to help students connect and make friends during the COVID-19 pandemic, was released to Berkeley students Sunday.
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Based god heard my prayers: finding hope in the Lil B app

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