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“[STEM] has been quiet challenging for me. Candy and coffee definitely help for late study nights, we have about 3 pages and 4 hours minimum of homework for each subject every night. If we have a project due it’s at least 6 hours.”

“I’m hoping to get scholarships out of STEM, I want to attend Stanford University and the tuition is very expensive so the scholarships from the STEM program will definitely help out. One of my other goals in life is to become a pediatric psychiatrist. A pediatric psychiatrist is basically a child therapist who can prescribe medications to help relieve children of their internal issues.”

Rebecca McLeod, freshman