Free Essays on Life After College

  1. Arguments of the Afterlife: Do Near Death Experiences Suggest Proof of Life After Death?

    Experiences Suggest Proof of Life After Death? Throughout all recorded history mankind has battled to find answers to each and every one of life’s questions and to some avail found quite a few; still, one question that has yet to be answered pertains to the possibility of life after death. Some argue that...

  2. Essay College Life

    Mark Huntsman Don Airhart College Composition 2/23/2014 College Life College is for students who are just graduating high school, or older people who are going back to school for a better chance at achieving their goals for a better job. College life has been, and still is portrayed as being nothing...

  3. Death in Dickinsons Poetry

    embrace ourselves, to make peace with the end that awaits us, to make peace with God. Death is peaceful because there is an afterlife; a somewhat better life awaits us. This poem can be set apart from her other dark themed poems because of its strange comparison to a fly and its positive image on a typically...

  4. Compare and Contrast Themes of Death in Emily Dickinson’s ‘How Many Times These Low Feet Staggered’ and ‘the Only Ghost I Ever Saw’.

    reading, but, it also gives us time to stop and envision what the life of this drab housewife would have been like, and how hard it must have been if she would be ‘staggering’ her way through it. The idea about contemplating the dead woman’s life could be linked to the words ‘low feet’ as they are such usually...

  5. Examine Religious and Non-Religious Beliefs About Death and the Beyond.

    scriptures and do good in the world. Another religious perspective concerning life after death is that of reincarnation. Hinduism and Buddhiusm both believe that reincarnation, 'transmigration of the soul' is what happens after we die. Within Hinduism it is believed that our physical manifestations on earth...

  6. ?Non Religious Reasons for Believing in Life After Death:

    ?Non religious reasons for believing in life after death: Near death experience (NDE): One such near death experiences is shown in the book “light and death” written by Dr. Michael Sabom. The book was about a woman called Pam Reynolds. She went through a rare operation to remove an artery in...

  7. Why I Came to College - title

    Why I Came To College Everyone has their own special story, and past events usually lay the foundation for their future. But I’m just your regular, average college senior, who has to deal with the hardships of teenage life, but my story though, is one that should be rivaled for many years...

  8. What Causes a Community College Student Stress?

    Community college can be considered a major stressor for many young people. Stress can be defined as the way the body responds to any change or challenge in life. Stress can be both good and bad. When stress is managed properly it can be useful and healthy, but when stress becomes unmanageable, it can...

  9. Paying College Athletes

    Paying College Athletes For years there has been a debate whether or not college athletes should or should not be paid. Life in college is hard, busy, and stressful, reason why there must be a way to make any college student feel better. College athletes, for example, have one of the busiest four...

  10. Education: High School vs. College

    vs. College (Final Draft) “The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.” (Robert M. Hutchins) To achieve a good education, one should attend both high school and college. There are a lot in common between high school and colleges, but after I graduated...

  11. My reaction to Dante's Inferno

    really been given a whole new view on religion and spirituality. The freewrite that showed this growth to me the most was the second one we had written after reading Canto's III and IV. I had a rather strong reaction to the ideas presented to me within those sections that dealt with the concept of Limbo....

  12. Why College Education Is Important To Me?

    Nowadays, a college education is not just a qualification a person should elect to partake; it is an essential part for the overall success of the individual in general. Certain individuals find it challenging to define the worth of a college instruction. Attaining a college graduation offers a greater...

  13. Critical Essay of the Frog Prince

    spirit world. Smith successfully asserts this with her use of rhetorical questions, diction, and indirect characterization thus proving her theme that life on earth often leads to complacency, causing humans to fear death because they have not adequately prepared themselves for admittance into heaven. ...

  14. Fast Car by Wyclef Jean Analysis

    When a Car is More Than Just a Car The first time I heard the song, “Fast Car” by Wyclef Jean, I really liked it because it was catchy. After listening to it a few more times, I realized there was a lot of meaning to it. To me, the main goal of this song is to teach the young listeners a difficult lesson...

  15. Teen Rebellion- Violence on College Campuses

    Teen Rebellion- Violence on College Campuses   In every generation, there have been many advances in technology, culture, and the ways people perceive social issues. Teenage rebellion seems to have never outgrown itself. Generation after generation teens seem to go through stages of violence, ultimately...

  16. The Murder of Biggie Smalls

    majority of his life in the Bed-Sty neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York. At the age of 12, he began selling drugs. He became a central figure in the east-coast hip-hop scene after he was discovered by Sean “Puffy” Combs, with his platinum-selling album Ready to Die in 1995. The gangster-life was brought to...

  17. is college worth it

    Many people today question our education system. Many more of them will question education like colleges being worth it. With today’s job market and the cost to go to college, you might think it is not. A lot people in our society view higher education as an investment that will pay off...

  18. Life and Future Goals

      My Life and Future Goals Brandy Greathouse PSY 2021 Professor Matts September 1, 2010                               Outline I.                    My family a.       Very close knit family b.      Middle of five children c.       Fathers absence d.      Step fathers death ...

  19. Should College Students Study Humaniores

    Being a college student is a lot of people’s dream, and colleges as the highest educational level are very important for every college student. However, there are several questions always confuse many students, such as what does students study for in colleges or why does students should study some courses...

  20. Does College Still Matter

     College Still Matters In today’s world going to college has become part of the “norm,” and as a junior and senior in high school nearly every adult urges kids that going to college is necessary. It does not matter if you want to go to college or not, many people have the perception that you will...

  21. Why College Is Important

    COMP 1 Mrs. Hodges Exemplification Essay Audience: High School Students Why College is Important. Going to college is very important! It mainly helps people get a good job, and jobs are what get people through life. No one can go without a job and live happily. Finances are too much to handle...

  22. Preparing for the Real Life

    Preparing For The Real LifeColleges and universities turn out millions of detective products: its students,” according to Marty Nemko (563). Today, importance of education is growing continuously because future relies on the college students. Most college students believe that college should be preparation...

  23. My Life

    attended Bonifacio Camacho National High school after I graduated in elementary school. High school years are a great time of my life. Those years where I enjoy my teenage life, gaining few friends, responsibilities and experiences. I am 2nd year college and taking a course in BS Electronics and Communication...

  24. Working Before Entering College

    without question, that there is any one way in life. Your decisions are often great, frequently blind, and must be made unwaveringly. One of the most difficult decisions is this: Is it better to go straight to college after high school, or perhaps to delay college for a year? The decision is often a hard one...

  25. Appropriate Characteristics in the Us College

    challenge characteristic that international students should know of when they are planning to attend a U.S college. Independence which is known as a good and necessary personality in American life impregnate in their thinking. Not only adults but also the children in America are independent in work,...

  26. The Story of Tom Brennan

    (Biggie) are able to portray the consequences of moving into the world. J.C burke composer of The story of Tom brennan explores the life of a family member dealing after their brother but his car into a tree killing 2 and injurying another and The Brennans families difficulties moving town. Biggie’s song...

  27. Dantes Inferno.

    is to constantly chase a white flag. The color of the flag symbolizes the blank and empty life the sinners led because they did not choose to follow God. The sinners are also bitten by wasps because in real life, they were never forced into any type of moral decision, so in the Ante Inferno, the wasps...

  28. Colleges Challenges

    Overcoming The Limits After graduating from high school, comes the time for a student to leave his or her parent’s house and choose the place he or she will live in for at least five years. It goes without saying that it is not an easy decision to make. As a college student for the first year...

  29. The Stupidest Decision of My Life

    thought at the time to be the stupidest decision of my life, to move to Greenville, NC. I had grown up in Raleigh, NC and was desperate to get away, not only from my parents, who I believed to be quite controlling, but also away from the monotony of life as it was then: the same house, the same friends, and...

  30. We only have one life and it is on eart

    We only have one life and it's on earth Some Christians may strongly disagree with this statement. This is because Christians believe there is an afterlife. Although the body dies and is buried or cremated, Christians believe that their unique soul lives on and is raised to new life by God. Their belief...

  31. College: the Biggest Change Since Puberty

    College has really changed me in a drastic way. A large number of students say that college is the biggest change in their lives. Living alone as a college student is a big change for me, because it is very different from living at home. I am used to living with my big family. I am learning every day...

  32. Why Did I Choose College and Why Did I Choose to Go to South Carolina State University?

    go to college? I always knew I would be in college just did not know what college. I’ve Choosen College because my parents told me be are all I could be. I also want to make my family proud and set an example for my brothers and sister. Knowing that I wanted to be in the medical field college wasn’t...

  33. Reasons for Attending College

    Attending College When I wasn’t in a secure job, I decided to attend college. I wasn’t going anywhere in life without a degree. Life is tough and school is tough, they’re two peas in a pod. Hopefully by attending college I will be able to provide for my family. I want them to have a fulfilled life. I...

  34. College

    There are many of opportunities after high school studies for seniors. Even though going away for college right after high school is such a great opportunity, I personally feel that staying close to home for two years is much better than going away right after high school. By staying close to home...

  35. Life after death

    the claim that there can be no disembodied existence after death. Death is the end of the functions of one’s body, but is death the end? Dualists, who are those that believe the body and soul are separate entities, believe that there is life after death, however materialists and monists, those who believe...

  36. Life Changing Even

    Life Changing Event Winning $100 million dollars from the lottery would change my life completely. Nobody would have someplace to live without money. They won’t be able to survive. If I’m attending college way before I win $100 million dollars I would be living a normal life attending school by getting...

  37. Baby Boomers in College

    Colleges nation wide have been reporting strong surges in enrollment largely due to baby boomers returning to school. Baby boomers are Americans born between 1946 and 1964. Soldiers returning from WWII caused a rise in the birth rate of the United States, creating a "boom" which is where...

  38. A Good College Life Style

    A Good College Life Style Do you still remember how your college life was? Did you gain the freshman fifteen? It is common that college students have tons of homework and participate in many extracurricular activities. A lack of sleep, regular exercise, and balanced diet often occurs. This unhealthy...

  39. Eating Disorders Among College Women

    Eating Disorders among College Women For Jennifer Keagan, high school was a thrill. She was one of the most popular girls in school. She was valedictorian, homecoming queen, student body president, an honor roll student, and the list goes on. She always strived for perfection. Life was easy for Jennifer...

  40. the primary mission of colleges should be preparing students for the workforce

    student is going to master in his/her future career. A growing number of students have difficult situations after graduation from universities and being exposed to working place in the real life. Whenever we talk about purpose of studying in a university, some people say that it’s just getting academic...

  41. Tne Unnecessary College

    The “Unnecessary” College All of students’ lives they are told to keep their grades up so they can go to college. Teachers emphasize how college will provide an education that will make them successful. What about the other options? Is college the only answer for success? America emphasizes the importance...

  42. Cultural Analysis on Death and the Afterlife

    would surely be death. Dying is an unavoidable part of life. Indeed, everything that lives will at sometime die. The fear of death is held by everyone. Perhaps it is the correlation of death with pain or the unknown state of the human consciousness after death, maybe a combination of both, that creates this...

  43. Is College Worth It?

    Teacher/Instructor Class, Period Date Is College Worth It? Even though sometimes an individual is left in high debt that takes years to pay, college is worth attending because it will bring them a higher income and a brighter future. After reading “Is College Worth It? Clearly New Data Say”, by...

  44. Discuss the Purpose(S) of Belief in Life After Death. Must We Rely on Faith Alone?

    purposes in order to believe that life after death exists. According to religious belief there are several ways in which people believe how their life after death will be. For an instance in Buddhist philosophy, the way one act in their present life will determine their life after death. It maybe in heaven or...

  45. Pursuing the Mba After Age 50

    Some would question the wisdom of returning to school to pursue an MBA after already spending over 35 years in the workforce. The argument could be made that there won’t be a payback related to the cost of a degree or a guarantee of advancement in a current job as a result of the new graduate degree...

  46. Hamlet Philosophy

    revenge he is planning, Hamlet considers taking his own life. He strives to extract revenge upon Claudius, but the more guidance he seeks, the more lost and indecisive he becomes. Hamlet seriously questions if life is worth living from his life crisis. This is seen in Hamlet's most famous soliloquy,...

  47. College is a Spell that Drains not Only a Students Intelligence, but also Their Soul

    The college routine is not the same for every college student. It may be the majority of students travel hundreds of miles away, but then some students are just 10-20 minutes away. College. An important word that forces high school students to be more minded about their life. Attending a...

  48. A College Degree a Path to Successful Life

    A college degree a path to successful life In today’s job market, employers have increased the use of diplomas and degrees as a way to screen applicants. With the advancement of technology in many areas high degrees are not an option. Once the job position has been covered the salary will reflect the...

  49. High School V. College

    High School v. College The transition from High School to College, while pleasurable and exciting, can also be very challenging. High School and College are both educational grounds for a student to receive the knowledge they will need later on. Both places are full of experiences and filled with...

  50. Decision to Join College

    right out of high school. I did four years at Fort Stewart. I was single and had no cares in the world. I always thought I would attend college after I did my four years of military. During the fourth year though I meet a girl that I fell in love with. I asked this girl to marry me and soon...

  51. Life, Love, Laughter

    Love, Life and Family Amanda Schultz BPA1015A William Ross, Judith Zehner May 10, 2010 Life, Love, Laughter 1 Life, Love, Laughter Life began on July 25th, 1980 in a little town called...

  52. Illustration Essay: How to budget as a College Student

    as a college student Budgeting essentially is something you have to do for the rest of your life. There are many ways to budget money as a college student. A lot of students do not have the need to budget as much as other kids do. Meal planning is a big importance in a college student’s life. Budgeting...

  53. Life Story: What Was Your Family Life?

    My Life Linda Goethe PSY 202 Jon Sperling October 11, 2009 Outline: What was your family life? Farming Family Oldest of 4 children Live with 4 uncles Father absence What things do you remember about your childhood? {text:list-item} {text:list-item}...

  54. College Make Better

    I do believe that an effective commend way for you to become a better person is attending college. The common aspects that people want to become better are education-wise. There is no doubt that the colleges are the main resources for people to gain knowledge and get an education. The education we...

  55. Life After Death

    Life After Death There are many beliefs that explain what happens after a person dies. Some people believe in life after death, and some believe that there is nothing after someone dies. Those that believe in an afterlife fall into different categories. While some believe in a single life on earth, others...

  56. Near Death Experiences

    There are many phenomena present in today’s world concerning both life and death. An extraordinary incorporation of these prominent values is a Near Death Experience (NDE). Near Death Experiences empower and affect the psyche of many, changing their lives forever and altering their perception...

  57. Should College Students Able to Be Married?

    Should college students able to be married? As a college student, I don’t support college students get married before their graduations. If I were approached by an individual who wished to become married before he or she graduated, I would highly recommend not doing so. I would make this decision on...

  58. Dante's Inferno: Contrapasso

    Hell, Dante encounters the Carnal (or lustful). The souls who are in this first section of Hell are so because they let their lusts control them in life. The punishment of the Carnal is that they are trapped in a whirlwind, blizzard storm. They see the object of their lust, but they cannot have sex...

  59. It's Time for College Students to Start Cashing in

    time for College Athletes to Start cashing in! William McGee Axia College of University of Phoenix College sports have turned into a multi million dollar industry that makes everyone money, except for the players who do all the work. It is time for the presidents of these colleges and Universities...

  60. Online or Traditional College

    Traditional College Tracy Ware English 121 Victoria Schmidt December 1, 2008 Online or Traditional 2 College whether is be online or traditional, you will be getting the same quality of education no matter what the choice that you make. As I was contemplating of if I wanted to attend college I was faced...