Dear Daniela, You've spent 18 years going to school, and now it's time to leave. You're thinking to yourself right now that you have no identity after this prolonged period of time where your entire reason for existence has been an education. That sounds so sad...to think that you've revolved your entire life around the grades … Continue reading A Letter to Myself
I've always been blessed with the best teachers, especially in elementary school. I look back and have a special memory I've shared with each and every one of my elementary school teachers, even the second-grade teacher I had for the last two months of that school year when we moved. Recently, my family and I … Continue reading To My Past Educators,
As I start a new semester in the coming week, I think back to last semester where I didn't do as well as I wanted to. I wish I could say I had hard classes or that my professors were a-holes and didn't grade fairly, but it was mainly me. I was too caught up … Continue reading New Semester, New Me?
Community college was not my first choice when I decided to pursue a higher education. I started high school wanting to be a psychologist and when I toured UCI my junior year, I knew that was the only school I wanted to go to. Everything was ready for when I started senior year and began … Continue reading What I’ve Learned About Going to a Community College