Articles by Jessica Li

10/17/18 3:38am
The pressures of OCR and landing these internships and jobs have created an incredibly toxic environment for upperclassmen who are right in the thick of it. 
09/17/18 7:22pm
I realized that classes are about quality over quantity, and if I wanted to take advantage of my education, I needed to truly focus on prioritized classes and plan out my next few years.
09/04/18 3:59am
Rejection from a school you think you deserve to be accepted to stings, but that does not mean affirmative action is the reason you were not accepted. 
08/21/18 9:59pm
"Crazy Rich Asians" hitting No. 1 at the box office means one thing, loud and clear: There is a space for our stories, and people want to hear them.
04/09/18 9:42pm
It’s difficult to navigate this kind of lifestyle when you aren’t naturally a chatty, extroverted person, always ready to take on the day and deal with the people in your life with excitement and gusto.
03/27/18 4:50am
Underneath the perfect facade of the superstar student, there are always doubts, and even regrets, about the choices they have made. There are infinite paths we can all go.
02/16/18 1:00pm
While women have often taken the initiative to discuss matters of sexual assault and violence, the absence of men in these spaces speaks louder than words. 
01/29/18 12:55am
In our everyday lives, we underestimate how good it feels to recount our day to a friend, or even call our parents and laugh about something that happened at home.
01/09/18 5:35pm
GPAs in college do not reflect how smart we are. They’re designed to reflect how much we are willing to work for each class.
12/12/17 1:05am
The fall semester is just about to end and a lot has happened that has left lasting impressions and changes on this campus.
12/11/17 2:15am
Especially at Penn, we’re trying our hardest to cram as much as we possibly can in the four years we’re here, or at least we’re trying to make something of ourselves.
11/27/17 3:14am
Our inherent gratitude for our lives and the people in them should extend beyond a day and should carry into our day-to-day, even if we have to consciously remind ourselves to do so.
11/13/17 4:33am
Asking students to decide what courses they are taking so early perpetuates a rather stressful pressure of outlining the exact trajectory of one’s academic progress — something that not everyone necessarily knows.
10/31/17 1:55am
With Homecoming next week, what do you think Penn can do to have better student attendance at Penn sports events?
10/30/17 3:38am
Mental health may be a general term, but in reality, it looks so different to so many different people, especially to various communities and cultural groups on campus.
10/16/17 2:18am
Figuring out the true value of our time and the things we do is essential in discovering what is truly important to us.
10/13/17 11:10pm
Why do you think Wharton specifically receives the bulk of transfer requests and dual degree requests compared to the other schools?
10/02/17 4:23am
Where are the rallying cries for the dying Asian-American Studies Department? More importantly, what is the Penn administration doing to save it? 
10/02/17 4:17am
Should Penn change course requirements so that students in Wharton, Nursing and Engineering can take more classes in their home schools or is the system fine as it currently is?
09/18/17 2:49am
Penn’s competitive club culture is not going away, and rejection itself is not going away, either.
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