College degree my biggest goal
Like almost everyone already asked this question when they have finished high school. Where will I be in about 10, 20 or even more 40 years? . I do not think anyone would like to be a waiter or taxi driver the rest of life; hence, going to college is a good...
A LIFE LESSON
It was a beautiful Sunday morning, clear blue sky and the sun shining as bright as it could. I was up early getting ready to head to the shop, where I make a living as a mechanic. My girlfriend Grissel was...
My First Job and First Salary
I had the best feeling of my life when i got my first job and that i put as my most happiest and memorable moment of my life. I do still remember the date and time. For a middle class family girl getting a job is a big thing in life. After i got my offer letter from the...
My Traumatic Event
It was the first week into my sophomore year; I thought I was going to have such a fun and careless time, I had just got out of a very bad relationship and for the first time I felt free and in control of my own life. Until the day that my traumactic event changed my look on life...
College Life Unfolded
Many students who graduated in high school are so eager in entering the portals of college life. They think that college is more on good times, more on easy and free from stresses tasks and more. But college is the exact opposite of what are mentioned. Instead of happy moments...
College is a very important part of life. Going to college right out of high school is the norm in today’s world. My journey to college was interesting. There were several lessons that I learned on my way to college, many new people that I met, and new obstacles that I had to overcome...
THE STORY OF MY WONDERFUL LIFE
CHAPTER 1: BIRTH AND CHILDHOOD!!
Hi! My name is Paola Valdivia, and i'm going to tell you my wonderful story. My mom gave birth to me at 10:00 a.m in the morning. I was born on April 21, 2004, in San Francisco, St. Luke’s hospital. I was only...
As I start to set my path to my future, all types of fear, excitement, and confusion come to my attention. I remember sitting in front of the television bored & tired with no sense of what I am going to do or trying to be in life. Now that I am in college, my future seems right around the...
an extremely difficult time for every young adult, but moving on to college could be even more complicated. What could be even more complicated is moving onto college. These years are the hardest and will shape the rest of your life. Pressures from peers, parents, coaches, teachers, and even your self...
Transition to College
Transition to College
For most kids, the transition from high school to college can be one of the hardest things to do. They are for once on their own in a place that does not keep you in check but makes you responsible for yourself. It is a whole different lifestyle...
Unforgettable Moments in My Life
Sitting on my bed with my Acer notebook on my lap, I was looking through my family photos. I always did this when I started to miss the warmth and laughter at home. It had been a year since I made College Abdillah my second home. With no doubt, home was always my best refuge...
My motivation for returning to school
ENG 121 English Composition I
November 29, 2010
My motivation for returning to school
Attending and graduating from college is the best way to prepare for a career that pays well and provides a means to a secure future. Returning...
September 8, 2010
Thinking of how important education can be and will bring about a direct change in your life. It builds character, corrects mindsets, and brings about stability in you daily living. Education is a valuable tool it helps create knowledge, wisdom...
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...
The Rest of Your Life
It is one of the most important decisions of everyone’s life. From the beginning of time, man has had to work to bring home the bacon. Work needs to be done to keep the world turning, hence, the “occupation”. This difficult decision is more easily dealt with when you are assisted...
Steve Jobs, the CEO who got fired from his first job
Talk of computers the first thing that strikes anyone today is 'Apple'. Know the success story of the brain behind this massive player.
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‘My first week at university’
The much anticipated day had arrived, the beginning of the first week of an experience that had been in the back of my mind for many years never really believing it would happen for one reason or another. I begin university life as a mature student having left school...
Malcom X states, "Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it
today." The importance of college education is far more essential today than it was before. With an economy recovering
from recession and jobs...
My Strategy for College Success
In this essay I will discuss my strategy for college success. I will first start with the reasons why I
decided to attend college. I will then move into what hope to get out of going to school, you know, my
birth of my daughter was the only positive experience that came out of the relationship. After the relationship ended, I felt there was a need to secure my daughter’s future, and build a stable and safe environment for her. I then decided to go back to school to earn a college degree. Leaving my relationship...
‘My First Day at University’
Every student of college, in his life dreams about his university life. It is the dream of every student to get admission in a university of high esteem. I also thought about the same thing. My first day at University is an important event of my life. To me it is...
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, you will be more comfortable and get used to being in college. Also, staying close...
Experiences are a part of life which makes man more confident, strengthen its capabilities and polish him like a diamond. Same thing happened to me when I took admission in university .After leaving college life entering in university life is a different experience for me where everything is change from...
My parents often call me a perfectionist because of how clean my room is, and how I have to take the time to neatly align each of my posters. Unlike most college students where their room is a complete mess, mine is organized from top to bottom. I find it useful to know where everything is located, because...
If Today Was My Last Day
Literacy is a big part of our lives. Having strong literacy skills, will help me have a more probable chance in having a good life when it comes to work and participating in society. If I did not have any literacy...
Working Title 1
Working for My Future
Norma Jean Smith
November 10, 2008
Working Title 2
1. Where am I from?
a. Dumas Arkansas
b. Portland Oregon
c. Close Family
11. What are your favorite memories?
happened to me
five years ago when I graduated from college. I was happy
because it was my graduation party, but I was sad because we my classmates and me – would go our separate ways again after
four years of being in a close-knit relationship.
First of all, as I had gotten up earlier than usual...
Three times a week after school I go visit my dad. When I enter the hospital room where he has lain in a coma since his accident, my eyes often wander to the lone golf ball my mom placed at his bedside. Just six months ago, my father was driving a golf cart across the street that bisects the local golf...
When I was twenty one I saw myself still as a kid. Even though I was married and had my own house, I acted as if I didn’t have any responsibilities. That was until my wife and I found out she was pregnant. We knew from that point that just living to have fun would soon come to...
My Personal Worldviews
After learning about the different worldviews in this class, the Christian Theism is the one that I identify with closely. This is because I believe what is in the Bible and I try to act and live accordingly on a daily basis. The three components that make up my worldviews...
Everybody has that first moment, usually earlier in life, when shit becomes absolutely real. For me, that moment didn’t come until March 23rd, 2012. A million different emotions ran through my body that day as I prepared to face the most horrible consequence, so far, in my life. One of every student’s...
Sample College Essay #1
I never imagined that by swimming, a Vision Center in India would be built. And I certainly never thought so many people could be cured of blindness there.
For the past twelve years of my life, my passion has been competitive swimming. Mile after mile I train almost every single...
Life before My Son
Standing here today looking back at my life it seems like a blur. From where I was two years ago to where I am today, I must say, I am a completely different person for the better. Some things happen in life you don’t plan, expect, or even dream of happening. I used to be a stereotypical...
After finishing my first semester as a college student, the challenges and changes that college bring aren’t as frightening as they once were. And while there are certain aspects of my future that still scare me, for the first time in my life I feel like I’m where I’m supposed to be...
High School vs. College
Transitioning from high school to college may be fun and exciting, but it can also be very challenging at the same time. Some students may find it a very difficult transition while others breeze right through it. College may be more difficult, but it does pay off in the...
Student Number………………………………………………………..ID :AC1405622
Course Number………………………………………………………….EN 110
Assignment Number and Name…………………………………5-06
Date of Submission……………………………………………………..10/8/14
July 4, 2013
My Journey Through The World of Music
As a young girl, I became a cheerleader for my elementary school. Because of this, I got the chance to participate in all of the local festivities. Football games, homecoming parades, Christmas parades, etc. That’s...
Live Life and Seize the Day
Over the years I have heard a great many arguments over whether or not to seize the day. This argument can get very passionate and be filled with our own experiences. There is a quote that I have learned to live by “Don’t ever save anything for a special occasion, being...
MY LIFE STORY
My name is T'Erika Lakeishia Rucker, I am a 27 year old mother of one and a new baby
on the way. I never thought I would be enrolled in college let alone writing a essy about
returning to school.. My goal was to go to college straight from high school but things don't
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, thinking, and making decisions -- therefore, they are very confident at work and in...
“Who Moved My Cheese” is a book about amazing ways to deal with changes that occurs in the lives and workplaces of both men and women .The book is written by Dr. Stephen Johnson. Dr. Johnson graduated from The University of Southern California with a B.A in Psychology, and also received his M.D degree...
December 15, 2012
There was a time when a college education was absolutely necessary if you wanted to hold a job that made a good amount of money and to be considered to have a “good” job. But is that still the case? It’s hard to say with the tuition...
Love, Life and Family
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...
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,
you know that there will be challenges ahead. This is a year of transition for everyone. The
challenges facing you as a student...
This is my life....
My name is Karl Kristiansen. I was born in Connecticut. I spent most of my childhood in Stonington, a small, seaside town on the Connecticut-Rhode Island border. My father was a commercial fisherman and since he was from Norway, life on the sea was a natural for him. My mother was...
Have you ever wondered what you were going to do with your life? I know I have. Before I attended Business Horizons, I had no idea what I wanted to do for a living or what classes I wanted to take in college. Thanks to Business Horizons, I finally have discovered something I would enjoy. I plan to...
Getting Through The Everyday Obstacles To My Future Education
It is such an exciting and powerful feeling to be back in school for the field of study of nursing. I can just see myself now, walking down the hallway in Conway Hospital, wearing my brand new pair of scrubs. Scrubs are the uniforms...
First Day in Delta College
January, 14th 2014, was my first day at Delta College. I have heard some say that their first day of college was full of excitement, but for me it was completely new experience. My first day in Delta College was a memorable experience due to...
"With the daughter, life can ever, never,never be monotonous'
I woke up at the morning after such a difficult night, strange for me fear and anxiety in my heart woke me up in that cold and overcast autumn day. I wanted to close my yeys and fall asleep, just forget about...
25 February 2013
What is so important about a College Education?
Why is it so great to attend college? Depending on one’s point of view college may be insignificant or very rewarding in life. Realistically is there any significance to waking up before the roosters have...
My first mode at Medix was very eventful and memorial for me. Ms Winsome was my teacher and still is. I remembered some of the old students that I met last mode and their advices to us that are just coming in, I remember them telling us to do our assignments as soon as we get them, and that we should...
The first day of college
College is the first start of a whole new chapter of every person’s life. As I began college and walked through the doors for the first day I took a deep breath and could feel my future approaching. Beginning college doesn’t mean that you just begin school to be in school, it...
My Life Philosophy
Lac Courte Oreilles Community College
Responsibility/My Life Philosophy
I thought about being a little baby and being very adorable. Many say I was very cute with my green eyes and my long hair. How precious and fun I must have been...
Giving honor to God for being a lighthouse through uncharted territory for the last five years of my life, and with your guiding hand I was able to tackle any obstacle that may have instilled fear in my heart. I would like to say thank You Bishop Brown, Lady C, and William’s Temple official’s specifically...
My first day at college is an important event of my life. To me it is an unforgettable day. During my school days. I had a glimpse of college life from my elder brothers and sister. I was most curiously awaiting the day when I would start my college life. I thought that the college life would offer...
My First Semester in College
High school students just like me preparing for their visit to the campus of their choice anticipating on their transition from a high school education to a college education: leading them to the next phase of their life for success. Like me, probably was one of the...
Why am I in college and what should I try to learn here?
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2.1 million freshmen were currently enrolled in college in October 2012. I was a part of that statistic. I graduated high school in 2012 and decided to start college that summer at Florida...
If the earth is just a sphere, full of similar being, our daily life will be so boring and dull that suicide rate will increase tenfold. Living in a world of what seems to be the same, doing the same activity every day with a person of the same characteristics, that sucks, right? That is where differences...
On March 30,2008 I woke up with my hopes high, and my nerves rambling. I had no idea what was in store for me at my first career day. When I arrived at school, the first thing I saw was the sign-in table for the guests coming in that morning to speak to us. I was so excited, and I could barely sit still...
My country of origin is Nigeria Located at the extreme inner corner of the Gulf of Guinea on the west coast of Africa, Nigeria occupies an area of 923,768 sq. km (356,669 sq mi), extending 1,127 km (700 mi) e-w and 1,046...