Academic term Essays

  • Negative Effects Of Social Networking Essay

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    Social networks are quite common and popular in this modern era and it is part of our daily life. Almost every individual, young or old, is now available on social networks. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WhatsApp, Tumblr and many more are the examples of the social networking sites. The reason why these sites are trending is due to their benefits. We can use the social networking sites to connect with people from different parts of the world, stay updated with our school mates, and find new clients

  • Reflective Essay: My Work As A Resident Advisor

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    From my work as a Resident Advisor this year, I have improved my time management and organizational skills. Taking fifteen credit hours, serving as a work-study student, coordinating internships through APPLES Service-Learning, and working as a Resident Advisor are a few of the things that I had on my plate throughout this semester. Keeping up with these responsibilities seems like a somewhat daunting task – what’s the perfect balance between these commitments? Throughout this last year, I found

  • Persuasive Speech On Computer Notebooks

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    Title: Notebook computers should replace the traditional textbooks for students General Purpose: To persuade Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience to use notebook computers instead of textbooks for studying purpose I. INTRODUCTION (Attention) A. Attention Material/Credibility Material: 1. As a student what do you guys feel to carry a heavy bag filled with textbooks inside? Don’t you guys feel that was too much burden to move around every day to class with a heavy bag which also caused your

  • 3/C Midship Reflection

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    I chose to counsel a 3/C midshipmen who is in my squad this semester. As a fire team leader I have been fortunate to have been given many opportunities to counsel numerous midshipmen in my fire team. After my initial counseling session with the 3/C, I was able to figure out the basics such as, CQPR, ECA, aptitude, conduct grade. When this assignment presented itself to me I realized that I could use this to make significant strides on this particular 3/C midshipmen. I had decided to peruse this 3/C

  • Personal Narrative Essay: The Life Of Fishing

    768 Words  | 4 Pages

    Today I woke up pretty early for a summer day, around 7am. I walked downstairs and asked my dad if we could go fishing today. He said yes and suggested that we get ready to leave. I got my fishing pole, fishing net, and my extra fishing pole string. While I was getting my stuff my dad called his friend Jimmy and asked if he wanted to come as well. He said yes, but he will be coming later. I brought my fishing stuff to my dad’s car when I realized he brought his old fishing pole out. I asked him,

  • Benefits Of Study Abroad Essay

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    Is study abroad worth the cost? It may be expensive, but it is an experience that can open many doors. It offers different career possibilities that without studying abroad would be harder or impossible to get. Not studying abroad lowers a person’s chances of success in the ever-globalizing world. It is difficult to ignore that studying abroad comes at a very high price. But it is a price that can be measured both by money and by experience. The economic price, the price of the transportation, room

  • Coming Of Age Experience Essay

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    A coming of age experience for me would be when I was entering Middle School and I was 11 years old when I had my first coming of age experience. It was a scary for me because in school, I only had one class and on different days I would go to different teachers for music or PE. Middle School was also a coming of age experience for me was because I was going off into another school and I had also just started to the play the flute and I wasn’t sure if I was going to fit in or if I was going to quit

  • Personal Narrative: My Sophomore Year In High School

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    A time I faced my biggest challenge was halfway into my sophomore year in high school. Up until then I was pretty healthy, but not obsessed with being overly healthy. I did everything any typical high schooler did. I stayed up late, got up early, went out on the weekends, but never to big parties. I never did anything that I knew would harm my health, so I wasn’t exactly like most high schoolers. About twice a year my youth group did a lock-in, which is basically a bunch of high schoolers pulling

  • Argumentative Essay On Golden Girls

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    Betty recently came out to share with the world privy information about her and the other actresses from the ‘Golden Girls.' The three other stars who are now deceased are Estelle Getty, Rue McClanahan, and Bea Arthur. Betty who is an Emmy award winner is still full of spirits and is enjoying life. She has come out clearly to state that the four were more of friends than colleagues. She has revealed that they not only shared gossip but also helped each other through thick and thin during the shooting

  • Why I Chose College Admissions

    330 Words  | 2 Pages

    responsibility for the grades that I earned early on. I simply was not mature enough and I failed to realize the effort it would take to be successful in college. The knowledge I have gained from my involvement with the school has been beneficial in my academic and personal maturity. I have learned from my immaturity, and I know I am ready to be successful as a

  • I Chose Nursing Scholarship

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    Many people choose nursing as a profession for the money and the title. I believe that I was called to be a nurse. When I started thinking about what I wanted to be when I grow up in my high school guidance counselor’s office I did not think that I would be a nurse. I thought I was going to be a business woman in fashion going between the United States and France, I excelled in French and the only way I thought I could use it was in business. When I was a junior in high school, I realized that

  • Freshman Year Case Study

    588 Words  | 3 Pages

    1. What expectations did the coaches set for you in your freshman year? What were your personal goals? Going into my Freshmen year, the coaches had high expectations for me. I chose a school that had 4 out of the 5 offensive line spots open for competition. They told me that when they were recruiting me, and really just stressed if I had a good fall camp I would earn one of those 4 spots. My personal goal was to earn on of the four starting spots. I had a great offseason working out, unfortunately

  • Senior Personal Statement Essay

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    Personal Statement For Seniors I am the type of person that has always thought outside the box. I 've never been afraid to succeed in what possibly my friends and family have never delt or ventured into. Coming from never being in charge of anything important really I soon began to take role of captain but not in anything militaristic but captain for a few different community soccer teams throughout my life. I believe in all that I have always been a guy that takes charge in things I truly care

  • Personal Narrative: Class President

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    out of the box. What matters is not what you do, but that you do it in a whole-heartedly manner. Not losing who you just because you think it is right. I saw in myself the same open minded and yet determined girl who started at the begging go her terms each year. Thinking critically and smart are key comments to a well rounded person and attitude. Not one can weigh more than the other, if not decisions will not be made in a balanced and well thought of

  • The Pros And Cons Of Self-Study In School

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    According to the article “School on Snow Days”, the writer illustrates that during snow days, schools are closing for a long time. The writer says that schools were canceled for safety reasons. However, some people are worried because there are many schools are canceled during snow days. Some school districts started to use the pilot program as a solution. The pilot program is an online schooling that allowed the learners to do schoolwork from home during snow days. Students could surf the Internet

  • Reflective Essay About My English Class

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    Upon registering for an English Class for winter quarter, I had one goal in mind: take the easiest English class I could, breeze through the class, boost my GPA, and finish my English prerequisite. Thankfully, this class did not fulfill that goal. As my first English class at the university, this class challenged the way I thought, and shed light on my strengths and weaknesses. In high school, I had a substantial amount of English experience under my belt, as I had taken all honors and AP English

  • Summary Of Walter Dean Myers's 'Bad Boy'

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    “Bad boy” is a story about a kid who likes to act up and get in trouble in class until his teacher helps him by giving him a book to read to fill up the spaces in his life by distracting himself from getting in trouble.Sometimes in life there are kds in class/school who act up and dont get their work done, Sometimes in life kids find ways to get out of getting in trouble by distracting themselves by doing something good, Sometomes in life people help you until they had enough of you but then when

  • Narrative Essay About Playing Basketball

    1191 Words  | 5 Pages

    Did you know every human body has 206 bones? Instead of having 206 bones, I have 206 ½ now. This is definitely a story I was never going forget about, with all the pain, tears, and laughs involved. In P.E. one day in 8th grade, for our unit we played basketball. We got all warmed up and ready to play but first we had to go through the instructions. I thought I would volunteer to help out the teacher, and show other people what to do and how to play. A few of us showed them how to pick spots on

  • Glorfindel's POV Character Analysis

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    Glorfindel’s POV ‘I fear my strength does not lie in music. As Ecthelion told me, I must relax my fingers, and strengthen them. I hope that within two months I will be able to play it well enough to show Hwa-Young. This way...I think I can help her grief. She has a grief that has been stabbing her heart for a long time. I do not know what it is, but I know that this song will help her.....and I hope the Válar will be kind enough to help me when I play it for her. Two Months Later (Aldúya, Day

  • Personal Narrative: Eddie's Shadowing Internship

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    Time passes so fast, the last time I did shadowing was during my previous internship last year and it was still during Wave 1. Having did shadowing before, I had already envisage on what I am supposed to do and what I will be experiencing. However this time, I felt that it was very different from the wave 1 where we have already arrange for an interview instead of door knocking. From my previous experiences, I was already expecting unique and funny encounters and today’s shadowing lived up to my