college student

TriMet bus experiences

By Clackamas Print / June 4, 2019

Story by Allie Perkins Many college students use TriMet as a traveling system to get to their destinations. Often they use it for school, work or even to go to a friend’s house. I have both good and bad experiences while using TriMet. I was waiting at the bus stop, drinking my Mocha Frappuccino from…

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Destitute Diaries: Thanksgiving Edition

By Summer Barraza / November 20, 2018

Previously, on the Destitute Diaries, we discussed transportation and how to save money getting to where you need to be. This week, it’s the holidays y’all, and what better way to showcase to your family that you’re good on your own by hosting your very own poor college student Thanksgiving (courtesy of Destitute Diaries of…

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Destitute Diaries: Transportation

By Summer Barraza / November 13, 2018

Last week we talked about eating on a budget as a low income human being. Now that your belly is full from last week, you got to get to work or school. Transportation is a bit harder to save money on. If you have a bike or skateboard then you’re good. This advice is for…

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De-stress before graduation

By Jonathan Villagomez / May 22, 2018

photo provided by Clackamas Community College Graduation is right around the corner for many Clackamas Community College students; the thought of graduation brings joy to many, but also a lot of stress, namely during the last few weeks of spring term. Brittany Maloney, a First Year experience counselor here at CCC said,“There is a lot…

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