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A Letter to Artlet

A Letter to Artlet

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DEAR ARTLET, By the time you’re reading this, you’re probably either (1) in disbelief that you just finished your first year of college, (2) already expecting the major challenges that come with being a junior, (3) procrastinating your thesis and in denial that in a year you’ll also leave this place, or (4) like me, wallowing in limbo, not knowing when to finally admit it’s time to go out there and act like a real adult. You see, there are similarities among college life, this thing called adulting, and, well, a Rodrigo Duterte presidency: They’re all risks. They’re all scary. But we have to deal with them. The biggest risk I took was writing “AB Journalism” on my application form. It was a last-minute decision, something I didn’t discuss with my family. Dear Artlet, I believe ...