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Your major doesn’t define you as a person

by Trinity Bland, Staff Writer

April 6, 2020

“What’s your major?” This is a question that we, as college students, are used to being asked on a constant basis, seemingly by everyone. From relatives who want to live vicariously through us by others who try to project...

Our education system is failing its students

by Ellyse Logan, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

Our desire to learn isn’t enough for American universities. We have to prove ourselves through grades and standardized testing starting from the moment our brains become capable of questioning the world around us. Our e...

College is not always the right path for everyone

by Catherine Van Weele, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2019

Since I was in middle school, teachers and faculty forced the notion that everyone should attend college after graduating high school. Taking an alternate route from the traditional college experience was supported, but it was...

Don’t stress about planning out your future. Embrace life step-by-step

by Ellyse Logan, Staff Writer

September 4, 2019

Growing up, summer vacation was always something to look forward to. I enjoyed the hot days by the beach and the lazy days stuck in the house. I was always stress free, even with the prospect of a few summer homework assignmen...

Why I decided to attend SDSU

by Hannah Goldstone, Staff Writer

August 14, 2019

Congratulations, you’ve made it into San Diego State. Whether or not SDSU was your dream school, your backup school or just happened to be the closest school to your home, the university  wants you here.  Everyone had dif...

Here’s why you shouldn’t stress, freshmen

by Shayne Jones

August 14, 2018

An unread message from the San Diego State University Office of Admissions flashes ostentatiously into your Google inbox. Hand trembling in anticipation, you scroll toward the illuminated portal holding the keys to your future, you...

Stress is not going away after college, and can’t be ignored

by Cassidy McCombs, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017

What are your plans for after you graduate? College students are feeling the growing stress as the semester hits its midway mark, and the stress of the fall and winter seasons also begins to creep in. These seasons mean holiday...