Admission Ambassadors (page 11)

November 19, 2020

Introduction to SCORE!

Hello again! Today I’ll introduce you to a wonderful resource at Scripps called SCORE. SCORE stands for Scripps Communities of Resources and Empowerment and the office aims to “build an […]

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November 17, 2020

Highlighting FirstGen@Scripps

Hey y’all!  With First Gen Student Day passing just last week, I want to highlight the FirstGen@ Scripps program because in high school I didn’t even know what being a […]

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November 16, 2020

Gloria’s Study Abroad in Scotland

Hi everyone, and welcome back to my blog! Today I will be talking about my study abroad experience in Edinburgh, Scotland.  I went abroad in the fall of 2019, from […]

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November 13, 2020

Nancy’s Passion and Goals: Biochemistry and Medicine

Science never made it on the list to the question “What do you want to major in?”. The idea of going into this male-dominated field was absurd, especially within medicine. […]

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Scripps during the Time of Coronavirus

As highschool seniors are applying to colleges around the country, a sense of uncertainty still lingers about the ‘college experience’ during the pandemic. I hope to bring a sense of […]

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November 11, 2020

Livin’ La Vita Italiana: Language Halls at Scripps

One part of Scripps culture that I appreciate is that education can exist outside of the classroom. An excellent example of that fact is the option to live in a […]

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November 9, 2020

Making Connections Online as a First-Year Student!

Hi Everybody! A major concern of mine when starting Zoom University was how I would be able to make connections (as strong as my internet, haha!) with not only my […]

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November 8, 2020

Life After Undergrad for a Scripps Student

Hi everyone! Thanks for stopping by. As a senior I thought it would be fitting to talk about the resources that Scripps provides students for life after undergrad. Don’t get […]

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November 6, 2020

Our Roommate Experience: Just Roomie Tingz

Angie & Angela: Hey everyone, today we will be collaborating together on a post about roommates! Before we were coworkers, we were actually already roommates and friends. We met during […]

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November 3, 2020

Housing at Scripps: Room Selection and Roommates

Hey everyone! While I’m living at home during remote learning, I am remembering all the good times I had in my dorm at school. It’s definitely bittersweet, but I thought […]

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October 29, 2020

Gloria’s Questbridge Application Process

Hello! I’m excited to share my Questbridge application process with you all. For those who are unfamiliar, Questbridge is a national college scholarship program that partners with 42 colleges and […]

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October 26, 2020

Keck Science Department Overview

Hi all! Today I’m here to talk about my experience so far as a STEM major through the Keck Science Department. First, for those who don’t know, the W.M. Keck […]

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October 23, 2020

Breaking Down Core 1

Hi everybody! I am going to give you guys a little insight into my Core 1 experience at Scripps. I will address this year’s topic, share my perspective on Core […]

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October 22, 2020

Creating a 4-Year Plan

Hi Everyone! Today I’d like to talk about how I’ve created my 4-year academic plan at Scripps, as a first-year student. Mapping out a plan definitely helped me out when […]

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October 21, 2020

Staying Connected During Zoom University

Hello friends! It has officially been 7 months, 7 days, and 7 hours since I last saw my Scripps friends on March 14th. But who’s keeping count, right? The pandemic […]

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Research at Scripps: A Humanities Major’s Experience

Hello everyone! Something I get asked a lot is what humanities research is like at Scripps. Many people know that STEM majors involve research, but what about humanities majors? Well, […]

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October 20, 2020

Finding Community on Campus

Hi Everyone! Thanks for stopping by! As a current senior and online student, I have started to think back to my first few years at Scripps and the community I […]

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October 19, 2020

My Brave Journey in Going to Professor Office Hours

Going into college, I was terrified to go to a professor’s office hours. At my very competitive and sometimes stressful high school, going to ask a teacher a question or […]

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October 15, 2020

College Application Advice

Hi everyone! Sam, Siena, and Ana here! It’s application season, and that can be stressful and confusing. We’re here to try to demystify some of the process. We will be […]

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October 9, 2020

Sam says Hello!

Hello everyone! I’m Sam, a first-year from Minneapolis, Minnesota. I am currently undecided on my major but am currently interested in Music, Psychology, and Pre-health. Currently, besides my classes I […]

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