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STEM stress at LAHS

STEM stress at LAHS

September 28, 2020

No, let the UCs take the lead

By Garv Virginkar, Staff Writer

September 14, 2020

When I first heard the University of California system was getting rid of the SAT and ACT, I should have been excited — and at first, I was. As a sophomore, the thought of spending long hours preparing for the SAT fills me ...

Yes, it removes a classist barrier to college

By Kathrina Welborn, Staff Writer

September 14, 2020

As a senior applying to college, I have spent hours studying test-taking strategies, spending Saturday mornings taking countless SAT practice tests and taking the actual test multiple times to reach my goal score. But just as I wa...

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