April 30th

While it is common for people to attend college in order to achieve their chosen life goal, a degree doesn’t necessarily bring the desired outcome. In the article, “The Reason Why Every Cool Guy Wants to Be a Butcher or Bartender Now,” written by Richard…

April 27th

In my opinion, there is no relationship between work and social class but rather a relationship between work and work ethic. Nonetheless, there is a current stereotype correlating manual labor positions to those unable to attend college or receive an education. I believe this stems…

April 25th

Seeing that I am only 18, I have actually had a significant amount of work experience. I started working at age 16 and have had coworkers of all ages, some in the stage of life where they are working for a living. I have noticed…

April 18th

Kelly Davis, a San Diego author for the Guardian, examines the increasing number of homeless people in San Diego and the cities attempts to lessen the issue. Recently there have been large tents put in place with the capacity to tightly squeeze 300 homeless citizens….

April 4th, 2018

Cooper, Dahlia, Denise, Megan -the visuals helped further the message -effective utilization of background music -clean transitions between picture -good volume, voice, tone -intriguing topic This I Believe (an Audio Essay). (2015, December 30). Retrieved April 04, 2018, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GC3Wp6MXgxM  

March 28th, 2018

Megan Callihan and Andessa De Santiago We researched Lowell High School and Canyon Crest Academy. Lowell High School, located in San Francisco, is the number 6 High school in the United States. It is known for its 22:1 student to teacher ratio with a class…

March 26th

I feel as though class, culture, and race hasn’t affected my individual learning because I don’t think they necessarily compare. For example, one of my close friends comes from a family with very low economic standing and is currently inable to afford college. However, she…

March 9th, 2018

Trigger Warnings I decided to look up sexual assault on Wikipedia because while I am honestly unaware of most things that could be trigger warnings I feel as though that topic would be something that might not always sit well with people when discussed in…

March 5th, 2018

I read an article called, “Can College Rankings Be Believed,” by Meredith Davis from Science Direct. In the article, she made a very interesting point of, “College and university rankings, it is argued by supporters, are a way of ensuring that resources go to institutions…

Feb 21st [make up]

I honestly can’t recall a time where I have been tokenized based on my physical or external appearances. Based on my appearance I feel as though people assume that I am really friendly and outgoing. However that could also come off as a negative thing….