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On the Road with Betsy Woolf - Occidental College

I spent Leap Day on a return trip to the bucolic campus of Occidental College in the Eagle Rock section of Los Angeles, where the atmosphere is intellectual and students are politically and socially aware and active. Students here are as comfortable in the urban environment of a suburban section of L.A. as they are studying around the world. In fact, approximately 3/4 of them study abroad and in domestic programs in places like Washington, D.C. and at the United Nations. And when movies are filmed on campus - it does happen - two lucky media arts and culture students get to shadow the crew. It seems easy to make friends at Oxy, where diversity is championed and where small groups of first year students live together based on their choices of cultural studies seminars.

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  • My Student’s Insights into Studying Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania

    My Student’s Insights into Studying Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania

    The feedback I received from one of my students who finished his freshman year as a Penn biomedical engineer was stellar. When I asked him whether the school conformed with his expectations, the answer was, "Really, really everything I could have imagined and more; a really positive first year experience." He told me that his classes were interesting and that he had learned a lot. Here are excerpts from the rest of our conversation: What …Read More

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