Kristin Mendez
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MENDEZ: A valid excuse

As networking events, office visits and interviews fill the calendar, upperclassmen are increasingly confronted the fact that the real world is fast approaching. Highly competitive, professional recruiting processes whirl through campus, and Yalies must be at once students and professionals. However, Yale expects its students to remain only students, providing no academic leeway as upperclassmen prepare for careers after Yale.