My CLU story begins with a high school senior. As a senior I was confused and had no idea where I wanted to go for college. I visited many "big-name" universities but none ever felt right to me. I went to a small high school and was looking for a college with that same feeling. My high school English teacher told me about CLU. He was an Art major and spoke very highly of the instructors he had.
I figured "Why not? It's close to home."
My family and I arranged a campus tour and came to CLU. I went on the tour but did not really need it. The moment I stepped on campus I knew this was where I belonged. CLU has always been a place where I have felt at home. So much so I stayed for my Bachelor's, teaching credential, Masters and now I work here full-time.
I never had much experience working with international students and am really enjoying learning so many different things about other countries.
She ended up being one of my best student workers and would tell all students who got homesick of her adventure here.
We have shared so much laughter, joy, and teamwork relating with one another and common triumphs and struggles.
Community is what brought me to CLU and community is what makes me want to stay.
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