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Ana ’23


September 16, 2022

Meet Ana ’23

Ana Says Hello! Hello all! Hola a todos! Ciao tutti! Oi gente! My name is Ana Rodríguez and I am a last semester senior from Quito, Ecuador dual majoring in Environmental Analysis (Society track) and Foreign Languages (Spanish, Italian & Portuguese). As an international student I had the entire world to choose where to go […]

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August 23, 2021

Languages at the 5C’s

As a Foreign Languages major, I have taken many languages courses during my two years of college. Scripps only offers Spanish, Italian, French and German but multiple other languages are offered across the consortium, and they are available to all students. The languages I have taken have been Spanish (at Scripps, Pitzer and Pomona), Portuguese […]

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August 20, 2021

Majoring in Environmental Analysis

When I say I am an Environmental Analysis major it doesn’t really mean much until I explain what track I am and that is kind of the beauty of being an EA major, everyone molds it to their personal interests and goals. When applying to colleges I knew I wanted to major in something related […]

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August 13, 2021

Being on SAS (Scripps Associated Students)

In high school I ran for student government president, I really want to be more involved in my community and I have always enjoyed having jobs or positions that require organization, community building and collaboration. Although I was very enthusiastic and ran a great campaign, I lost. When I arrived at Scripps and saw the […]

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June 24, 2021

Say hi to Ana!

Hello all! Hola a todos! Ciao tutti! Oi gente! My name is Ana Rodríguez and I am a rising junior from Quito, Ecuador dual majoring in Environmental Analysis Policy/Society Track and Foreign Languages all on the pre-law track. As an international student I literally had the entire world to choose where to go for college […]

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March 20, 2021

Being an international student at Scripps and the 5C’s

Hello everyone! I hope that this blog finds you all well. I wanted to share with you all what it has been like in my experience to be an international student at Scripps and the Claremont Colleges. Although I was born and raised in Ecuador, my mother is American, so I always understood American culture […]

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February 13, 2021

College can be hard but being a dual/double major doesn’t have to be

When I started college, I knew I wanted to study Environmental Analysis, I was passionate about it and knew I wanted to work in an environmental field in the future. Being who I am, I knew that once I had decided to major in EA, I would go through with it and there would be […]

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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 covering the general aspects of what applying to colleges in the US looks like. Sam will be discussing deadlines and differences between application submission times. […]

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October 7, 2020

Ana says Hello!

Hello all! Hola a todos! Ciao tutti! Oi gente! My name is Ana Rodríguez and I am a sophomore from Quito, Ecuador double majoring in Environmental Analysis Policy/Society Track and Foreign Languages on the pre-law track. As an international student, I literally had the entire world to choose where to go for college which made […]

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