Journal News 9/23/14: Students Interviewed by Fiscal Monitor

East Ramapo contingent takes concerns over cuts to fiscal monitor


The longest writing assignment Olivia Castor had during her senior year at Spring Valley High School was two pages.

In 2013, she arrived at Harvard University and was assigned a whopping 22-page paper.

Castor, who has a dual concentration in social studies and African and African-American Studies, says the term paper is one example of how ill-prepared she was for the rigors of college life —

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