Volunteer to help others, not yourself

The motive behind global volunteerism determines the effect your actions have on people from developing countries. There are ethical concerns among activities such as painting a wall, building a house or playing with children from an orphanage because of the habit of documenting the experience, and mainly talking about how it changed you. Activities that […]

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‘Day in the Capitol’ highlights potential cut to Cal Grant

The Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities, (AICCU) hosted its annual Day in the Capitol event Feb. 28 in Sacramento, where students who attend private, non-profit institutions advocated against an 11 percent cut to the California Grant in Gov. Jerry Brown’s recent budget. The cut will see $1,028 less for each incoming freshman who […]