Though I had some competition, I put my all into composing a speech, and I won the presidency, and I have been president since. Through Honors Society, I have gotten to take on many leadership roles, including preparing and leading meetings, and developing our monthly schoolwide outreach to the school. By becoming president of the Honors Society for both my junior and senior year, I took those leadership
Kenny spoke about how getting a college degree drastically changed their families social class. Following the social mobility idea explained in the textbook, Kenny was able to change his position in the social hierarchy from being poor to becoming part of the upper middle-class. Susan Yamada obtained a bachelor’s degree in family consumer sciences from Iowa State University and Derrick Yamada holds a high school degree and is a certified police officer. Passing it on from their parents, my parents have strongly advocated that my sister and I obtain college degrees and stressed the importance of an education. “No one can take your degree away from you,” as my mother always says.
There are other programs that assist Regent scholars as well. I am a regents scholar recipient and my freshman year I was in the program called Aspire, which helped my success freshman year.The success program serves as mentor platform composed of a group of upper-class scholarship recipients who volunteer time to aid freshmen with learning the ropes of college life. Each freshman is assigned an individual mentor and a small community of other freshmen and mentors. Aspire was integrated in our school schedule to set time to attend the Aspire weekly meetings. The weekly meetings were set up as lecture style or presentation style.
From creating the Student Council my freshmen year, to serving as Freshmen, Sophomore, and Senior Class President, I work to the best of my abilities to better my school. My junior year, when Noel Community Arts Middle School was in the process of closure, I organized students and invited at
Cesar Chavez has inspirational core values to accept all people, celebrate the community, respect life and the environment, non-violence, innovation, preference to help the most needy, knowledge, sacrifice, service to others, and determination. His first core value to accept all people, I was raised to not judge people based on their race or religion. Being raised this way has made me curious about other peoples backgrounds and cultures. Therefore, during my years in college I would like to spend a semester abroad in order to incorporate myself in another culture and learn as much as possible. Celebrating the community, one of the major ways that I have done this is being involved in Florence All-Around 4-H. We take pride in giving back to the community whether it is to help an elderly couple clean up their yard or volunteering for town events.
Being a Senator for my class means representing and bringing to the table an attitude conductive to making a positive change. I would love to be involved in the decision-making process that impacts all aspects of being a Knox student. Throughout the years, I have continuously added more responsibilities on my plate; becoming Senator will allow me to truly take a step into a position that will help everyone. My ideas for student senate range from taking a good look into the housing conditions of Seymour Hall and other buildings, better peer mediation, and more. I will be looking forward to working with all of you reading this now if I get elected as Senator for the Class of 2019.
CAS100C Lesson 1 Assignment Lu Jia 1. a. According to Dr. Zarefsky, a rhetorical situation refers to a situation in which people’s understanding can be changed through messages. It has four basic components: the audience, the speaker, the occasion and the speech. A hypothetical example of a rhetorical situation is when a student (let’s call her Alice T) is running for Student Union president and is making a speech to emphasize her strengths and try to influence her fellow classmates to vote for her. b. Exigence in a rhetorical situation refers to an urgent problem that needs to be solved and an effective speech will address the problem and try to deliver a solution or at least bring awareness to the problem.
Seth said, “Decide what level you want to work at, power 5, NAIA, Division II or III and find a job at that type of place and start wherever you need to including internships and work your way up. It 's really hard to switch from one to the other once you head down a certain path. You will look at sports differently, your passion may change, choose carefully.” During my graduate assistantship in athletic event management at California Baptist University, I have realized that my passion is specifically event management. My favorite part of the job is acting as team host, welcoming officials and opposing teams to campus, making sure everything they need is prepared and set out for them. Instead of working to be promoted until I am an Athletic Director, I would rather enjoy
Indiana.edu(2013) noted that colleges offer career services, internship, job shadowing, job fairs, and volunteer opportunities in addition to a wide variety of courses that may provide a career direction. Indiana.edu(2013) also stated that over 80% of college students completed internships before graduation, giving them valuable employment experience before entering the job market, the internship that college make to student also can helps student adapt to their future job and learn from the internship. Therefore, college diploma has a lot of benefit after students are graduate and people with college diploma had learn a lot of skills and knowledge that couldn't get outside of the
I go home to three or more hours of homework each night to get straight A’s in all my classes including AP and college courses. Somehow I have found the time to go to sporting events, parties, and service projects where I have made so many friends that are indeed true characters of strength, joy, and goodness. I have worked very hard to obtain the
I realized that I belong at George Washington University once I discovered the astonishing opportunities lying within and around the campus. When I learned that this university could fulfill my dream of studying World Health and was located blocks away from the institutions I always envisioned myself working for, I was instantly captivated. By excelling at GWU, I will have the opportunity to work hand in hand with organizations like the World Bank and the United States Agency for International Development through internship, research fellowship, and most importantly through daily interaction that only GWU can facilitate for its students. By being a member of a community where national leaders and global guests convene to share personal experiences, I will be inspired to follow in their footsteps. A building is not built with a single brick but many bricks laid with great attention and care.
Stroller Warriors was originally created at Lejeune in 2010, but has grown to over 28 chapters in the last five years. In that time, many of the chapters have raised thousands of dollars for charitable activities such as Active Heros, Soles 4 Souls, and Dare to Tri, an organization that helps individuals with physical disabilities participate
During my Micronesian Island Club meeting, our Pacific Islander Student Commission Director needed a proxy for her voting seat in the ASUW Student Senate. I saw an opportunity to become more involved in my school community, even if it was temporary. I took the initiative to be her proxy. I attended weekly meetings which discussed current issues impacting our students and campus to formulate the official opinion of ASUW. After a few meetings, I was intrigued with the leadership of ASUW’s cooperative organization and was elected to be senator.