applying to Empire State College.
2. Your personal and professional goals, and what topics or areas you hope to study
3. Your strengths and experiences (educational, employment, community and personal background) that will make you a successful student in our learning environment.
MY LIFE STORY
My First Flight Experience
Have you ever felt scared when you are put in a foreign situation for the first time? You probably felt it was scary at first but afterwards you might have found it very amazing. Experience is what everybody may have to go through eventually. I was always afraid of experiencing...
11 October 2012
Forgive or Forget
“The Most Hateful Words” by Amy Tan is a short story with a lot of powerful meaning to it. As the title of the short story says it, it’s filled with emotional problems between the relationship of a young girl and her mother. Tan wants the readers to know not only...
“I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together...
Coachella a Life Changing Experience
Going to the Coachella Art Festival was one of the best moments in my life. I made so many friends and have so many great memories that will last a life time. It was a last minute trip that I will never forget. The incredible music and intense amount of art culture...
Poe’s Women: His Mournful and Never-ending Remembrance
By Tonja Cox
Edgar Allan Poe’s writings embody what appears to be his lifelong obsession with what he termed mournful and never-ending remembrance of those taken too early by the cruel claws of death. Many of his poems and tales depict striking...
Creative Portfolio Piece
“ Tis Better to have loved and lost Then never to have loved at all. “
Love is complicated, complex notion. It is not necessarily roses and chocolates, or “rainbows and butterflies” as the Maroon Five song says. It is the subject of art, music, films and literature.
I am needed by my father as he lies in his bed at a rehabilition center twenty miles from where I live. Brilliant and funny and always in command, now with an immobile right side and barely understandable speech, he's suddenly in a desperate condition. People enter his room and ignore him or talk to...
is Past. These are the words my friends and close relatives always say when I share to them my problem.To speak the words, is very easy but difficult to make a move. In whatever way you try to explain your side, they will never understand you unless they experienced the same thing. That is why most of...
memories about small mountain river near my home where I grew up. I remember those October sunsets when the leafs on a trees is the same color as the sunset. River had changed over the years and now this river just part of the city. But long time ago when I was a child that river was part of the wild nature...
What I see through my open window
I feel a freezing cold wind rush through my room then I hear a deafening scream. I awaken with a shock I put on my glasses my room was a mess it looked like a cyclone went through it .Any way I figured I would clean it up be for mum comes in if she sees this place...
Experiences in life are situations that you go through mostly involving a challenge. I have had many different experiences in my life, some have been complicated but the one I learned from was scary. Involving my first car accident it was caused by a lack of attention.
The day of the accident...
August 20, 2013
This I Believe
I believe life is like Scooby Doo, and by that I mean, you should always pay attention to the little details. I have found that those very same details are the joys of every day life. It can be so easy to undermine...
easy to forget: a triumphant match, the first kiss from our love, a school reunion, the first time we are wronged by our teacher or parents, a time we have to choose between our consciences and our desires, and so on. For me, those things around me, I will never forget them.
Before I was ten years...
Boot Camp i
My Experience in the Marine Corps
October 4, 2009
Marine Corps Boot Camp
My day of departure was such an emotional day for my family and I. It was a cold December morning at 4 am when I had to say my goodbyes. I was at...
I am an American Soldier.
I am a Warrior and a member of a team. I serve the people of the United States and live the Army Values. ...
Bayeux Tapestry Experience
May 27, 2012
It was an honor to fight for Duke William's right to be crowned King in the battle of Hastings on the 14th of October 1066. The battle of Hastings was one of the most memorable...
Damien J. Martin
Ms. Tamira A. Cole
Most Life Changing Experience
My choice to join the army was my most life changing experience. I was able to experience things I would not have ever experienced, had I not gone into the army. A few examples would be, leaving home and being on my own...
The Best Day I Spent With My Family
The best day I spent with my family was during the 2008 Alabama Football season. The atmosphere of the University of Alabama during football season is one of the great experiences; it’s like one big family. But this was Alabama’s Homecoming game against Arkansas...
I Carry Your Heart With Me
I Carry Your Heart With Me The age lines were apparent. I started to wonder. I started scribbling notes in my head. Those lines around her eyes and those lines around her lips and those creases on her forehead; do they hide the truth or do they give away the truth? Does...
Bam! The podium fell as if in slow motion to the floor. “I said cut it out!” boomed the voice at the front of the classroom. I sat in delirious awe, wondering what would happen next. At the time, I was nothing but a giggly, hyperactive seventh grader, but the man at the front of the classroom changed...
WHO AM I?
There is a statement but I do not know whether this statement is written by any one or not but you would already hear this talk (Given below statement).
"I was nothing, I am Nothing and I will be nothing but It is all Benevolence and Blessedness of Allah's Rasool's (S.A.W...
gets an experience of high school, although it’s compeletely different. Some of them felt that it was wonderful, some of them thought it was miserable, and some of them just doing time. Going back to memorize my high school experience, even if it’s long time ago, I still remember vividly and I will not...
of losing in a competition? I had
got this experience once. I remembered that the incident was happened in last
year. I had participated in the joint-school athletics competition. It was the largest
athletics event through out the year and I joined it since I entered the high school.
left us that night when I was only ten.
I could still remember that night vividly. My mum screaming at my father hysterically, and my father sitting on the floor of the bathroom, too stoned to understand what was going on. That was the last straw for my mother. The next thing I knew, she was running out...
I would want to transfer to JIS because it is good for my future. I knew the studies would be hard but I want to try. Since I’m 15 now it would be harder for me. I am really passionate about learning English although I knew I am going to do badly on my grades anyway. I sincerely hope I can learn...
A holiday I would never forget
Hoolidays, A time everyone gets hyped up over, parents planning activities for the family to spend quality time with and school children ( as well as teachers) jumping for joy. Hello, waking up late, celebrating, goin for tuition and best of all, vacations...
past and just want to forget them? Did you ever think that maybe your past mistakes would or have helped you in your future? Personally in my opinion i think that its not best to just forget about past mistakes as soon as possible but it can also be a good thing to just forget about them and move on...
for absolutely no reason.
Having to wear a “7 Army Values” tag on your dog tags. For those times when you accidentally forget to carry your 7 Army Values card.
Lack of intellect/common sense.
Too many hypocrites in leadership positions. They slam you for stuff...
Never forget your morals
“Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what’s right” Isaac Asimov. In today’s society we should all live by this quote, but since many of us do not, we are only contributing to the problem. In the case of “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson, the ritual of stoning...
The Day I Got Lost
1. In the day I got lost there was a man whose name was Professor Shlemiel. Professor Shlemiel is a very forgetful man; he is constantly misplacing and forgetting to pick up his belongings. On his birthday he forgets where he lives so he calls his friends...
As I looked in the mirror I looked the same as yesterday. My skin was still pale, with freckles that aligned my cheek bones, my short brown hair aligned my face. Except I wasn’t the same because he walked into my life… again.
It was so sudden his leaving. One day we were having a romantic picnic at...
The Significance of the Brain and Conscious Experience in Human Life
I have chosen to write on this topic of chapter one because it discusses the study of all of the physiological, evolutionary, and developmental mechanisms of behavior and experience. Much of biological psychology is concentrated...
single?” I replied “yes, I am.” Kendra then looked at me and said “Why don't we sign up for a dating web site?” We then signed up for a website called BeNaughty, let me say it was a very interesting experience for someone new to a world of online dating. Online dating could be the best experience of your...
would never forget such a good friend, we painted a mural on one of the vert ramps that Derik always "shredded" complete in loving memory.
The summer continued on as well as our lives. Skateboarding day in day out, i personally was enjoying every moment i had with the guys especially because i knew...
I am very proud to him....How did I first come to know Manny? I remembered I was watching a fight together with my family way, way back then. If I remember right, it was the Golden Boy's (Oscar dela Hoya) fight. But before the fight, we watched an undercard game. Manny. won it! Then I exclaimed to everyone...
I assumed being placed into first year college writing was a mandatory class coming into The University of Tampa as a freshman. I did not realize I was being placed into this writing class because my SAT or ACT scores were too low. At first I thought that I did not need to be in this class, it was just...
A RIDE I WILL NEVER FORGET
Swoosh! A cold gush of breeze slapped my distressed face. I stood transfixed at the sight of a gruesome scene. People emptied their lungs, some shed their tears like broken faucet. Yes, they were riding on a monster. A human-made monster. More or less appeared to be like...
Small press equipment I never afraid to cry, with you I'll never tired
Forget the day my teens, I never afraid to cry and say, I believe I will never tired of constantly without fear that I will never regret. In life we will see some of the oil extraction Square, I remember when I was little, yet so much...
mountains are vast, the lakes are clear, and the trees are towering. Looking up, there are bright blue skies and glorious clouds covering the surroundings. I looked to my left and to my right, seeing the others in my youth group thinking, “This is probably going to be the best week of my summer here at Rocky...
Never Shall I Forget…
“From the depths of the mirror, a corpse was contemplating me. The look in his eyes as he gazed at me has never left.” (Pg. 115) These were the last and final words used by Elie Wiesel in the book Night. The book retells the personal story of the main character and author,...
Wuthering Heights, a Never-Ending Story
Every now and then, a reader is lucky enough to find a book which affects their life. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte is one of those books. The story unfolds slowly as if it is being told by the fire on a dark and stormy night. It begins with Heathcliff...
“The Chimney Sweeper” Songs of Innocence & Experience analysis with, William Blake
In 1794 William Blake’s work was known and published as a collection of poems that were put together as one book called Songs of innocence & Songs of Experience. In the collection Blake titles a poem, “The Chimney...
“It is much easier to become a father than to be one.” — Kent Nerburn
Being a true father is never an easy task. As for Tom Garrison, a dynamic character in the
play I Never Sang for My Father by Robert Anderson, his traumatic childhood memory of being
abandoned has made it even ...
September 6, 2014
Experiences with Writing
Growing up, reading was introduced to me at an early age because my father liked to read mystery and suspense novels, and would read every night before going to bed. I enjoyed reading but sometimes I did not remember what I read and had to re-read...
The years I spent in high school were truly memorable to say the least. Looking back on those days now as a much more mature, responsible, and overall better person, I believe that the experiences I had over those three years are responsible for making me the person I am today. Paradoxically enough,...
Does a bad experience as a child determine one’s future? I refused to let planers choose who I was going to be. When I was child, I experienced some real traumatic situations growing up, my family and society’s statistics labeled me as if I would not have a successful future....
"Wow? Look at all those pictures on the walls!"
I had to change pediatricians at the age of 7 and there I was in Dr. Purcell's office. It was like every other doctor's office but the pictures on the walls made a big difference. As I walked in, they captured my full attention. It was so amazing...
When I first got into this club called The Rotaract Club of H. R. College, I met all these alumni who reminisced those goold old days and talked about how this one club gave them so much to cherish. I would always find that absurd, or a little weird and exaggerated. Well now, I’ve changed my mind.
My First Military Experience
The date was September 23rd 2003. I was leaving my home for the first time; I had been dreading the unknown of entering basic military training for months. I knew difficult challenges would lie ahead, but little did I know what changes were about to become of me in my first...
When you think it can’t, think again. Never underestimate your surroundings.
I Am Not a Possession
Just like any new relationship they wanted to spend every moment together. The initial spark of something new made each of them glow. They ventured through their summer days as if no one else existed...
Work Experience Reflection
Work Placement: PR Management
1. Set up an events calendar for the company’s cooperate department (as I was working in this department during my work experience)
2. Look for future possible clients
3. Write a blog on Florentijn Hofman’s yellow duck
My dear children: I rejoice to see you before me today, happy youth of a sunny and fortunate land. Bear in mind that the wonderful things that you learn in your schools are the work of many generations, produced by enthusiastic effort and infinite labor in every country of the world. All this is put...
Class: 3 Efektif
Title: My memorable experience.
Throughout life I have had many memorable experiences. The memorable events could be from the worst to the best that I couldn’t explain it myself. But, there was this one moment where I could not get it off my mind for the very moment....
Everyone has heard or been told, “high school is what you make of it.” High school is in fact what you make of it, but it is also the time of great change in everybody. They say HIGH SCHOOL is the best part of growing up and being a teenager. It is where we can experience things...
It was a day I’ll never forget. It all began I had to attend a business meeting in the main city, which is approximately 300 km away. Since I was quite exhausted from a whole week of intense work and sleepless nights worrying about the upcoming deadline for our project, I didn’t relish the idea of driving...
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My topic was Animal Abuse, I chose this topic because I have some past experiences with animal abuse. I thought this project was very well thought out and I believe it had a really good meaning behind it. At first when we started I was stressed out and I felt like it was so much work. And it...
Good experiences are something that we spend our life constantly striving to obtain. Once we gain these good experiences, we look for the next opportunity in order to gain that same great feeling that we had in our last experience. What if someone told you that there was a way to have these good experiences...