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USD Freshman Blogs for Seventeen Magazine

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Jessica Gomes, a freshman at the University of San Diego, was recently selected to write for Seventeen magazine. The popular teen magazine launched its online “Freshman 15” program on Sept 15; thousands of girls submitted a minute-long audition video, but only 15 were chosen to write a weekly blog about their first-year college experience.

Born and raised in Fresno, Calif., Gomes is a first-generation college student in her family. Her parents moved to California from Portugal and neither of them attended college. However, Gomes has been interested in pursuing higher education since she was a young girl. (Full Story on Inside USD)

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