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Deadline looms: Local students face challenges while applying to college

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  • posted at 11:46 am on Thu, Nov 29, 2007.


    Well, I am deaf and seventeen years old myself. I remember at first I felt overwhelmed and scared about where to go and what to do with the rest of my life after high school. It seemed such like a significant decision to me. However, I went to visit Cal State Northridge and loved it there. I applied October 5 and last week I found out that I got admitted. So now I'm an incoming freshman next year at Northridge. The process is easier than most seniors think.

  • posted at 4:02 pm on Sun, Nov 25, 2007.


    All kids need to experience college. When we stop learning, we stop leading.

  • posted at 3:01 pm on Sat, Nov 24, 2007.


    If you want something you have to earn it, fight for it, respect it. Maybe procrastination is a factor that weeds out the unqualified? What is the problem?



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