Alum Jessica Schimm Explains Why San Francisco College Graduates Have It Made

June 20, 2013

7X7 -- It may not be profound, but it’s true: graduating college is equal parts exciting and terrifying. At least that’s what I’m feeling right about now. A few weeks ago, I graduated with one of the largest graduating classes in the history of San Francisco State. Myself along with more than 8,000 students will soon be receiving diplomas in the mail, our degrees in fancy type, which really is another way of saying: “Welcome to the real world,” or maybe: “The good life is over, now start doing what you’ll be doing for the rest of your life without a summer break.”