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Inside the mind of a top college recruit

Senior Ali McCollum from Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy has been committed to play volleyball at Hawaii Pacific University since the end of junior year. “Having to choose a college is hard I’m sure, but the recruiting process is pretty stressful so I know I did put my time in when it comes to the ‘college…
<a href="https://highschool.latimes.com/author/cailynnknabenshue/" target="_self">Cailynn Knabenshue</a>

Cailynn Knabenshue

November 30, 2015

Senior Ali McCollum from Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy has been committed to play volleyball at Hawaii Pacific University since the end of junior year.

“Having to choose a college is hard I’m sure, but the recruiting process is pretty stressful so I know I did put my time in when it comes to the ‘college stress,’ ” said McCollum on being committed to a university before any of her other classmates.

McCollum plans to major in hospitality and is unsure about whether or not she wants to play volleyball after college.

Column: Breaking down the uses of lambda

Column: Breaking down the uses of lambda

What is lambda? You may know that it’s the eleventh letter in the Greek alphabet. Perhaps you recall from Physics that it’s the symbol used to represent wavelength in calculations, or you might have heard about it from other places. In C++, a lambda is an expression...