The Californian

Economy troubles restrict seniors

June 6, 2011


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By Meena Tafazzoli The soaring price of a college degree, paired with a shrinking job market, have forced many seniors to make tough choices in their post-graduate plans. Some, like senior Hannah Dittman, are cost-cutting to make a college education affordable. Hannah, who will be attending UC...

Bi-winning bomb scares and “Friday” color the Grizzly legacy

June 6, 2011


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By Joseph Bugbee The 2010-11 school year had its fair share of scandals, brawls and victories. Dress Cutters: The Serially Seductive Last September, Cal High administration was determined to put an end to young people showing what they got (and what admins don’t). All across campus the dress...

Empty nest syndrome and you: how to deal

June 6, 2011


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By Maithili Jalihal Have you been spending way too many uncomfortable moments with your parents? Have they been constantly trying to make you happy? Bursting into tears at  the mention of higher education? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you are experiencing empty nest syndrome. In...

Military provides an alternative path

June 6, 2011


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By Amelia Arvesen Boot camp and combat training are not usually the first post-graduation plans that seniors make. Enrolling in the military or attending a military academy is an overlooked option for most high school seniors, but for some students, it was their first choice. Nine seniors have...

Senior attends college around the world

June 6, 2011


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By Caitlin Kawaguchi When I began looking at colleges, the description of a “global focus” always caught my attention. But I never expected that to mean living in seven foreign countries in the next four years. Next year I will be attending the Global College of Long Island University.  When...

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