I Went to Stanford University

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    I'm Not Sure That Stanford Is Right For Me

    I'm an MS student at Stanford right now and constantly feel like everyone around me is a genius! I often wonder how I got accepted into this school. Did anyone else ever feel so inferior and stupid attending this university? I keep on telling myself, that I'm competing...
    naznazy naznazy
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Nov 27, 2007

    Fantastic Experience

    I went to Stanford as an international student, and it was a great experience. I was a "techie" (as opposed to a "fuzzy" - a liberal arts student), so the work was quite intense. The classes were challenging, the competition was crazy, I was constantly short on sleep and I was...
    NirbhayNastik NirbhayNastik
    26-30, M
    Mar 6, 2011

    On the Farm

    My Stanford experience was a busy and fulfilling one: I took a wide range of classes, navigated through the frat party scene, did most all of the "freshman things," was a section leader (like a TA) for a class, taught a class, was residence staff, pulled multiple all...
    stanfordguy stanfordguy
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jan 27, 2006

    Ingles, Como Segundo Idioma!

    Ingles, como segundo idioma, que linda clase, como extrano mis companeros y los maestros! Ay alguen que se acuerda de mi??? English as a second language at Stanford was a great experience. I still remember riding my bike through the EscondidoVillage Center.   The teacher...
    Ecuatorianita Ecuatorianita
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2013
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