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Written by: Eyerus Chekole, Freshman at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, FLI Program Participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) The first piece of advice I would give Freshmen is not to skip their classes unless they have to because it can eventually bring their grades down. If you are having...
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Written by: Semisola Ayorinde, Sophomore at Ball State University, FLI Program Participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) Hey, my name is Semisola Ayorinde, I am in my sophomore year of college right now and I am majoring in Exercise Science. I want to speak on a couple of things that are currently roaming...
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Written By: Anonymous FLI Program Participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) It’s Okay to Not be Okay Before I get started, know this post isn’t inspired by the Korean drama “It’s okay not to be okay”, it does however talk about the themes related to the drama. But not just in...
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Written By: Najma Salad, Sophomore at The Ohio State University Newark, FLI Program Participant (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) During my freshman year, I overstressed myself way too much for no reason. The reason I say this is because I was scared of not making it in, and I was scared...
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For this week’s blog post, we are featuring a personal essay submitted by an anonymous FLI Program Participant. In this piece, the college freshman shares their experience with switching high schools, mental health, the college application process, and how she feels in the present day. (This content has been edited for clarity and grammar) My...
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