Grinnell set a floor on the share of every freshman class – 15% – whose parents didn’t go to college.
aka. 15% of every Grinnell class will be first-generation college students.
Oh, caffeine. Although the café shops and coffee bars in New York won’t make you recall those of Europe, there is something special about having a warm espresso while you’re either studying your brains out off-campus, making a brisk walk/jog to your internship, or sitting on the Met steps with your best friend.
Two years ago (goes to show old this blog is), I posed the question to my (very small) group of followers — which Ivy Leagues represented the Hogwarts school houses most accurately?
I thought the answers would be the more interesting part, but I actually found some of the comments to be more hilarious. They’re posted after the jump.
- college: Why should we accept you
- me: *raps the entire verse of anaconda and laughs nicki's nasty laugh flawlessly*
- college: damn son you in
— Julie Bowen