Follow my busy day through my internships, school, and working full time at Starbucks.
Maybe you need a glossary. Maybe I just need to get off Twitter.
Here’s a story about indecisiveness that you’re likely to find very relatable if you’ve changed your major more than once, or are considering changing your area of study. After hearing my (success) story, you will realize that you are not alone.
A 29-year-old, re-entry college student reflects on the arduous 11-year journey that culminates this fall with the completion of her Bachelor’s degree.
Internships are typically the bridge from college to a professional workspace. For me, it was the bridge to adulthood.
A personal essay on cutting away who I’m not.
Why has this candy corn-adorned holiday reached its multi-billion dollar status?
Vacations should be anything but stressful. Jaycob Martinez reminisces on his trip to Europe and offers some travel tips.
This Mother’s Day, I’m taking the time to thank the woman who raised me.
Dear freshman Zach, it’s me, Zach. Before we graduate, let’s see what we learned over the last four years.
Rob Flores reflects on attending community college longer than most students until he learned late in life that he had learning disabilities achieving the proper services he needed to finish and transfer to CSULB.
A first generation student’s journey towards graduation.
Join me on my first journey climbing outdoors as I pushed myself to new heights.
Is society partially to blame for the continued success of celebrity abusers?
A look at the way modern political activism is shaping a new generation of soon-to-be “real world” citizens.
By: Andrew Ruiz
Senioritis! The struggle is real for many college students. We caught up with a few CSULB students to see where they stand on Senioritis, how to deal with it and if it’s beneficial for them down the line in the “real” world.
By: Adrienne Anes
Internships are a crucial part in the college experience. Read Adrienne’s personal experience about what interning means for her.
By: Michelle Matos
International Women's Day 2018 brought not only inspiration and motivation, but also one of the most rewarding experiences of my life.
By: Donna Robles
Picture this: A 15-year-old high school student who just moved to the U.S. from the Philippines is having a conversation with one of her teachers. He asks her what she wants to do in the future, and when she says she wants to be a writer, his response is this:
By: Grester Celis-Acosta
They're cute, they're everywhere, and they are quickly invading your home. Welcome to world of Funko Pop!
Story By: Giovanni Cardenas
Photo by: Trang Le
For some, drinking can be a social activity. For others, drinking can become an addiction. Here's one student's personal account about he overcome an addiction about drinking a lot, where he drinks less and is smart about it.
By Natalie Rodriguez
As cliché as it sounds, most college students are stuck living at home and that situation makes it hard or even impossible to find ways to be intimate with their partners. No need to spend money on expensive and decent hotels for a couple of hours, or face the last resort of intimacy in a cramped and confined space while having difficulties of what position to do so you can feel some kind of pleasure.
BY MICHELLE MENDEZ
Many dog owners would say that their dogs provide them with emotional support. Taking that comfor and companionship everywhere is helping some people cope with day-to-day life. Here's one student's story about how an emotional support dog saved her.
By: Stephen Oduntan
A year ago, Colin Kaepernick was alone in his early protest, but now taking a knee has spread like a quenchless fire. In response, anthem-kneeling NFL players have sparked strong sentiments in homes across America. The echoing chorus often goes along these lines:
By: Michelle Mendez
He made my life as a thirteen-year-old exciting and unpredictable, this dog taught me how to love, I did not feel alone anymore
There’s something oddly serene about being alone. Suddenly you can sit back and watch the world go on around you without the pressure of commenting on someone’s hair or making polite conversation you don’t really care for. You can find a place to sit, somewhere quiet or somewhere in the middle of it all and just…be.
By: Viridiana Ortiz
With graduation just around the corner, I realized I have not crossed off many of the things from my college bucket list. College is supposed to be the time where you venture off and explore both the inside and outside of a classroom.
By: Nick McNamara
We sat together in the brisk winter wind outside her parents’ Santa Clarita home as I struggled to ask a question to which I already knew the answer – “Am I different?” My girlfriend of seven years, Lauren, paused a few moments as my question floated in the air.
By: Lizzy Sunshine
A pleather skirt with laces on the side hang next to a shimmery bodysuit in my closet, and my bestie number two has fancy sparkle pants hanging in her closet. Each item still has price tags because the plan was to be decked out for New Year’s Eve at some poshy event, not in the hospital next to a breathing machine.
By: Amanda Mayberry
After about a year going back and forth, downloading and deleting, I finally stuck it out. I gave myself a one month trial on Tinder, just to “see what’s out there.” I racked up about 100 matches, had about 50 men in my inbox and went on three unsuccessful dates before I met Pat.
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