TITLE

UNIVERSITY OF California LOS ANGELES

AUTHOR(S)
Gross, Stefanie
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Teen Ink;Mar2008, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). According to the author, the university offers a wide variety of majors. He points out that it is very hard to get into UCLA. She notes that UCLA is not only a teaching facility but has a research and practice hospital. She believes that students who are very dedicated and smart would feel comfortable in this university.
ACCESSION #
32008961

 

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