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Growing up and Staying in Los Angeles

Posted on by mgrodsky

Los Angeles is my hometown and I am proud of all the ways it is growing and evolving. I’m constantly finding new places to explore and discover. One part of Los Angeles that has been particularly fun to watch evolve … Continue reading

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Finding a New Home in Los Angeles

Posted on by yernazia

When I first moved to Los Angeles from Atlanta, I knew it was going to be a major transition, but also a great learning experience. As an urban planning student, I knew that living in Los Angeles would in itself … Continue reading

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Say “Yes” to New Experiences

Posted on by gjing

When I was an undergraduate student, one of the best pieces of advice that I have ever received from a guest speaker in one of my classes was to say “yes” to new experiences. One of the caveats from her … Continue reading

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Have a plan!

Posted on by cpsanfor

One of the best pieces of advice that I was given prior to applying and attending graduate school was to make sure I had a plan.  Education is extremely important and the process of learning can be exciting and fulfilling, … Continue reading

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Before Going to Graduate School, Perspective of a MHA Student

Posted on by jenniftw

If you are thinking about going to graduate school, I highly recommend taking some time to work in the industry that you expect to study in.  For example, I have worked in the healthcare and hospital field before I was … Continue reading

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Perspectives going into graduate school

Posted on by Hoang Vi Ho

Starting a new chapter in your life, whether it’s leaving your career to return to school or to continue your education, right out of undergraduate, graduate school has been a stepping block for my future career path for me. Some … Continue reading

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Best Advice that I Would Give to Someone Prior to Attending USC

Posted on by eboone

  Prior to going to college, I had no idea what to expect.  For all my life, I attended small, private, sheltered, religious schools.  Although I could not wait to attend my dream school, I feared the unknown.  No matter … Continue reading

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Tips for Prospective Undergrads!

Posted on by jdi

As you’re preparing to finish up high school and transition into college, everyone around you always seems to have some sort of advice to give you – some tips or tricks that they learned from their college years. Before I … Continue reading

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My Grandmother Gave the Best Advice

Posted on by mgrodsky

“Relax. Have fun. You’ll be fine.” This is what my over ninety-year-old grandmother told me when I shared with her the news that I was going back to school to obtain my Master’s degree. Though this isn’t the normal advice … Continue reading

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Small Tips for Making the Application Process Easier

Posted on by yernazia

Looking back just a year ago when I applied to the MPP program at Price, I remember how challenging it was to balance work (and life) with graduate school applications! I only applied to three schools and my work was … Continue reading

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