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College Life Today: Don’t be afraid – walk in and make new friends

College Life Today: Don’t be afraid – walk in and make new friends

Maria Overton Special to the Union COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS – College was pretty lonely and boring until I walked into the MCDC, the Multi-Cultural & Diversity Center at College of the Redwoods. Before that day, I just didn’t have many friends and I didn’t really feel like I belonged.  But it didn’t take long

College Life Today: Being a student and an immigrant

Sarai Escalante Special to the Union HUMBOLDT STATE – I grew up in Tijuana, Mexico. No matter where you come from, you belong in college and you deserve an education. This is something that I have learned throughout the years of being in college and something I believe we all deserve. Thanks to a lot

College Life Today: Maria Overton is making the big life choices

Maria Overton Special to the Union COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS – Growing up I felt my options were college or the Navy. It wasn’t until I started receiving recruiting letters from colleges that offered to pay for my education, if I ran on their track team, that it really clicked. My choice was college.  When

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