Only 5 percent of students who applied to Stanford this year got in. That figure is less than half of what it was 10 years ago. What gives accepted students their edge?
Hispanic Teens Raft Colorado River to Understand Challenges, Importance
Despite the monsoon rains this summer,
month, a group of Hispanic teens rafted the
“It was way better,” Cruz-Martinez said. “There’s a lot to say—how it’s important to me and my family and to my community, and how the beauty was just outstanding, and how after I came back, I’m using the water more resourcefully.”
Cruz-Martinez says the group noticed major drops in the
water level in some places and was surprised at the difference in water quality
and temperature between the