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Campus Clouds by Keoni Cabral on Flickr.
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curiousgirl:

California State Universities saw record numbers of applications this year, but more interestingly, Latino applicants outnumbered white applicants for the first time ever (based on self-reported data). Here’s the CSU press release:

The submissions came from 258,834 distinct applicants versus 241,166 last year. Potential students typically apply to multiple CSU campuses…

The CSU has also continued a trend of attracting a group of students that reflects the diversity of California. Based on self-reported statistical data, no ethnic or racial group forms a majority among CSU undergraduate applicants. This year also saw a first with Latino applicants outnumbering White applicants by 33.3 percent to 31.2 percent.

This is important for several reasons.

The majority of students in California are Latino, so unless more Latinos apply to college, the state’s future will be one of non-educated professionals.

Secondly, California has a state version of the DREAM Act, important for the previously point.

This is great! I’m glad more Latinos are applying to universities.

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latimes:

George Skelton: Let’s make textbooks affordable. Making textbooks truly affordable, or even available free, is the least we can do for California’s beleaguered college and university students. And the state would ultimately benefit.
State Senate leader Darrell Steinberg plans to introduce legislation aimed at slashing the price of textbooks to about $20.
Photo:   A student peruses a stack of used textbooks at the UC Irvine bookstore. Credit: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

latimes:

George Skelton: Let’s make textbooks affordable. Making textbooks truly affordable, or even available free, is the least we can do for California’s beleaguered college and university students. And the state would ultimately benefit.

State Senate leader Darrell Steinberg plans to introduce legislation aimed at slashing the price of textbooks to about $20.

Photo: A student peruses a stack of used textbooks at the UC Irvine bookstore. Credit: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

(Source: Los Angeles Times)

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conormakesmeoberst:

Lazy college senior, aka “a study in GPOYs”

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[By the way, I made this post in my HR class. HR is my major.]

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"Party tonight while #comm103 students study for final tmrw, #honeybadger don’t care. #donthate"

Professor Lindemann

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mikanep:

This still cracks me up hahaha. I wonder who drew this doe. And there were more drawn on the other side of the board like forever alone and poker face buuut I didn’t want the girls in there to see me taking pictures haha

mikanep:

This still cracks me up hahaha. I wonder who drew this doe. And there were more drawn on the other side of the board like forever alone and poker face buuut I didn’t want the girls in there to see me taking pictures haha

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I have this conversation way too often for my liking

  • SDSU Student: What are you doing tonight?
  • Me: I'm a photographer for the hockey team, so I'll be at the game.
  • SDSU Student: We have a hockey team?!
  • Me: Yes...
  • SDSU Student: Like, where do they even play?
  • Me: The Joan Kroc Center
  • SDSU Student: Where's that?
  • Me: Just down University
  • SDSU Student: Where's University?
  • Me: *facepalm*
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"Eat when you can. Sleep when you can."

Third year student imparting advice about clinical rotation. (via medicalstate)

A mantra even non-medical students can relate to.

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jodes0405:

Took me about four hours. These are three different sides of one pumpkin.

(Source: lookattheprincess)

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