The contrast of the Spectacle.
This contrast is not something I would have ever expected to consider.
These colleges are complete opposites in every way possible, except of the mutual goal of providing this and aspiring generations with the education to better our world.
San Diego State University, ‘State’ as it is referred to by the students who attend, has a laid back, So Cal disposition. Classrooms are filled with students wearing bathing suits
Oxford has a much different atmosphere. Standing in the center of the University of
The one thing that I have noticed is that the people who attend Oxford tend to have a sense of pride in their school, there is not that sense of pride in San Diego State from the students. However this lack of pride is compensated for by pure happiness. The students of State are some of the happiest people that I have ever met and its because we all know that we are the luckiest people in the world to attend college in southern California and the beautiful and infamous San Diego State University.
There is no room in the walls of Oxford for the rebellious souls of State. Not to say that the students of State would fail and shrink any in the presence of an Oxford education, but rather I believe that any Aztec who spends too much time away from State will eventually begin to miss the 10 minute rides to the beach, casual attire in class and late night Mexican food.
- C. L. London, England 3172014