The Orion

Students succeed without a plan

Students succeed without a plan

Marrion Charissa Cruz

March 26, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The probing question asked of every graduating student about what they will do after college is more anxiety-inducing than the previous years spent at a university. Regardless of how many times a student might dodge the question, the most truthful answer is that they really don’t know. Somehow, i...

College’s most daunting task: Choosing a career

College’s most daunting task: Choosing a career

Daisy Dardon

February 26, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I've known I wanted to go into book publishing or editing since the eighth grade. I love reading and writing so this was the perfect job choice for me. There was no question in my mind. Everyone that knew me admired that I knew what I wanted to do with my life. I had everything planned o...

Stop calling strong women ‘bossy’

Julianna Eveland

November 10, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

When I was a little girl, I loved to be the leader. I always felt I was the head of my group of friends; the one to call the shots when it came time to play house or choreograph the dances we'd put on for our parents. But as I got older, as I became more aware of the way people view women who take ch...

Working Wildcat: Transitioning from college to career

Working Wildcat: Transitioning from college to career

Ariel Hernandez

May 8, 2014

Filed under Features

With the looming uncertainty of what to expect after graduation, life post-college can be overwhelming. As you transition from textbooks and buck nights into long workdays and financial obligations, keep these tips in mind to help ease you into the next phase of your life. 1. Don’t feel entitled ...

Undeclared students shouldn’t sweat missing major perks

Valerie Teegardin

April 26, 2014

Filed under Blogs, Opinion

It’s no surprise that with the high cost of tuition and other various academic fees, students are rushing to get through college as quickly as they can. However, it’s that pressure to get in and out in four years that may be pushing some students to declare majors they aren’t fully c...

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