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I Have a College Diploma

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    Aren't They Called Degrees? - I think I have a college DEGREE, not a diploma.  I have to look at the wall sometime.  :-)
    AZBowlman AZBowlman 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 8, 2009

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    In Electronics - I went back to college as a mature student.  What a shock from being a high school drop out.  I know it's not for everyone but it sure helped me to...
    IamGone IamGone 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 10, 2009

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    Accounting - Received it in December of 1990, a B.S. in Accounting.
    bizbuz bizbuz 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 20, 2007

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    And I'm Going Back to Visit - Because my college was chosen to have a float in the Presidential Inaugural Parade, so I'm going back to campus on Monday for the send-off pep rally...
    yoyy yoyy 26-30, F Jan 15, 2009

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    I attended a community college on scholarship, graduated with honors, and still got rejected at a 4-year university for scholarships; they barely gave me financial aid but offered...
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    I am sitting in front of the pond at my old college. I spent 5 years there, ended up with 2 degrees... I loved and hated my time here... When I did attend, I had the worst time. I...
    Shoutittotheworld23 Shoutittotheworld23 26-30, M 12 hrs ago

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    I have 13 and 18 year old daughter and a 19 year old son. I gave up my career to raise them. I feel like I have wasted my life! My oldest dropped out of college after only a few...
    lnrdale lnrdale 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    these places suck. they hang around you and annoy you....I can't wait to leave. IF I graduate..I might not I will have my WELFARE HOTEL/WELFARE office hand out VOUCHER (hunter...
    Igiveyounothing Igiveyounothing 41-45, M Mar 26

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    These past three days I've been having weird vivid dreams. One dream I was in a hotel in California, looking out the balcony. There was a lot of cops, and I found myself growing...
    HawaiianPunchz HawaiianPunchz 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 28

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    I am 20 years old. Four nights ago, I made the biggest mistake of my life, and I can't even remember it happening. I went to a party with the intention of spending the night...
    lostnalone93 lostnalone93 18-21, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Today my friend Chris asked me for a ride from college today and this is a normal thing, so I said ok but he happens to be the most annoying person I have ever met in my entire...
    JaimeJackson JaimeJackson 18-21 10 hrs ago

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    I cant believe how many jokes there are on this... I was stalked 2 years he's in prison now he was a shop keeper who watched me grow up pretty much... eh my sister said a joke...
    MissLorii MissLorii 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    Well I just joined today despite graduating College this coming 29th of March. I can't believe time fly so fast that it felt like it was only yesterday that I was a freshman...
    raldy raldy 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    I feel like the freedom adults talk about teens inheriting when they go to college is a misleading idea. Superficially perhaps we have more freedom, but are we actually being put...
    Venturawhite Venturawhite 26-30, M Mar 25

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    I dated a guy for all of college and would go home every weekend to spend time with him instead of staying at my school and making college friends. I love going out and socializing...
    Love1992xo Love1992xo 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 21

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    It's more like I was forced out of college. I made the mistake of going to a large university right off the bat for the diversity in its course offerings. Because I needed to work...
    glassbox27 glassbox27 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I am currently halfway through my second semester of my freshman year of college. And I absolutely hate it. Everyone says that college is the best time of your life, but mine has...
    HeyImLogan HeyImLogan 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I was the first person on both sides of my family to go to college. When I graduated from high school, I did not want to go to college right away. I wanted to take a year or two...
    saileen saileen 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I have been in college for 6 years (I'm 24) and I began college straight out of high school. I'm currently at a University working towards my BBA in Marketing. I have changed my...
    dontfloatthemainstream dontfloatthemainstream 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Today in fact. I just got my exam results that determined how successful I'll be in life back, and they were horrible. Right now, I have been doing pre-med with a college that has...
    nicoulle nicoulle 18-21, F Mar 20

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    I am a freshman at my dream school. Everything is going well. I have great grades, and I already got accepted into my program of studies. While that's all great and exciting, it's...
    Jenbean Jenbean 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 23

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    A actually wrote this last January 31st but I wasn't able to post it immediately because I'm a little bit busy. Just a random post, I don't know what are the things that will be...
    m00nshine m00nshine 16-17, F Mar 24

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    Getting the degree - I visited some campuses recently. I like the college atmosphere. It was the classes and academics that I didn't care so much for when I first went to college...
    teenotes teenotes 22-25, M Mar 27

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    Not only do I love college football I enjoy having sex with college football players
    Reynastaxx Reynastaxx 26-30, F a week ago

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    I've seen a big difference in myself. I am so glad I quit my job from school, it was too much for me and it was taking away my studying time for my classes. I'm taking 12 hours...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Okay, I think that I am going crazy about my future. I have researched colleges and what you do to get in one. I wrote myself a future message with all this info. I even got myself...
    BADLIFEFORME BADLIFEFORME 13-15, F Mar 24

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    From having and raising four kids, marriage, home ownership, and working part-time after twenty years of attending college off and on, I received my Bachelor"s degree. That was 15...
    canelabunz canelabunz 51-55, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm going to college for Gatroenterology.. i would love to be a doctor in a couple more years to make my parents proud of me. i owe a lot to them. i love them. without them i dont...
    PedacosDontLikeYou PedacosDontLikeYou 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I want to go back to college. I wasn't forced into the major I chose, but I didn't have a lot of options. I'm really good at what I do but I don't see myself doing it for the rest...
    MHam0528 MHam0528 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I never really had friends growing up (at least close ones). I didn't realize this until college. All the friends I had were really cool people. I felt like we were all like family...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 18-21, M Mar 18

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    It broke my heart to realize this. But I got to college. I'm in the "Honors Dorms", in fact. And I'm realizing how little you have to do to get by with being considered "honorable...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    5 years ago I met this girl who is the daughter of some family friends, she was very quiet but when she smiles it's like everything's ok in the world it's amazing. At that time I...
    ThinkDeep ThinkDeep 18-21, M Mar 26

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    I don't test well but I am smart and a good student but I scored really poorly on the sats and my mom yelled at me and called me stupid. I know I can handle college and will do...
    carebare124 carebare124 18-21 1 Response Mar 28

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    The hardest thing about having something that makes you feel less desirable is you will start to believe you are. I found my mate when i was only 15 years old. I had only been...
    madi10 madi10 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    The hardest thing about having something that makes you feel less desirable is you will start to believe you are. I found my mate when i was only 15 years old. I had only been...
    madi10 madi10 26-30, M Mar 31

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    The hardest thing about having something that makes you feel less desirable is you will start to believe you are. I found my mate when i was only 15 years old. I had only been...
    madi10 madi10 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    I'm a full time college student at community college and my first semester was HORRIFIC!! I was walking around the campus with a little map with a clueless look on my face. I must...
    JaimeJackson JaimeJackson 18-21 Apr 5

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    I believe everything happens for a reason and that you meet everyone that you meet for a reason. Most of my friends have been girls, but I've had one really good guy friend and...
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I liked him since eighth grade until senior year. I have maybe said two or 3 words or sentences to him ever since and they were in the context of academics only. I am always so...
    Shamandora Shamandora 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Short commentary mostly directed to the hiring managers out there, the temp agencies, those who assume finding a job is cake: You must have heard, seen it, experienced it a...
    hereweare99 hereweare99 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 17

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    There are so many careers that I don't believe you don't need a college degree for, honestly.
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    I've been performing for 9 years, I've been taking drama courses for over 5 years. I applied to Dawson College in Professional Theater, and my audition is in two weeks. I AM...
    Parachrose Parachrose 16-17, F Mar 23

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    Thats why i'm dropping out. College isnt for everyone.
    Lalafancy Lalafancy 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 25

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    The only reason i passed my freshman year of college was because i slept with a few of my teachers
    100slut 100slut 18-21, M Apr 2

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    I start my freshman year of college in the fall and I'm SO excited yet SO nervous. I'm excited for living in a dorm and living with a roommate(s), classes (surprisingly), and...
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I keep going on all these road trips to see colleges and it's all scary.
    totallynotalunatic totallynotalunatic 16-17, M a week ago

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    I'll be going off to college soon and I'm really nervous because I don't know what to expect or how it is. 😭😖😱😁
    lilrion lilrion 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    I move into college this summer!!! My move in day is two days before I turn 18! Can't wait! Life is good right now :D
    bunnybear321 bunnybear321 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I probably shouldn't do this, but I can't afford college. I made this site hoping I could make some money to help me to achiever dream. If you go to this website , it will lead you...
    morganlynn95 morganlynn95 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I am about to be a senior in college. I'm scared that I won't be able to compete with all the kids at my school. I fear what the future has in store for me.
    AlbSoShy95 AlbSoShy95 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Just after my fifteenth birthday in March, I was admitted to college and offered a dean scholership, provided I get an A average. My orientation is in June, but my classes start in...
    LionChick LionChick 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago