think Elmira College is a wannabe college - it reminds
me of those movie sets where from the front you
see the buildings but behind them you see props holding
They have a tremendous hype to get you
into the program, but once there it's quickly obvious that
their intention is to mold you into President Meier's image
of a college student.
It has a 1950s feel
to it. Going around campus singing songs that were written
in the 1940s is not my idea of a modern
The academic program is long on basics
and short on diversity. The courses taught here can be
found at any mediocre community college.
I just don't
feel as though I'm in college. It really is more
like a summer camp.