Staying away from home for an extended period of time would also give me anxiety sometimes. Just remember, when at a job interview, you have to shed all the inhibitions you have and face the interviewer in a bold and confident manner. I do sometimes because working and going to school fulltime is hard. Studious — Hit the books! In '02 they had just shut down the campus pool hall and opened a pub. This question is frequently asked in an interview, and therefore, make sure you are well prepared for it. Michael, Quezon City, Manila, Philippines 43.
Being a creature of habit, I never really got used to always being introduced to new ideas. The experience of talking to and learning from people who have lived lives so incredibly different from yours is what sets this school apart from most others. I love words, so I thought we could start a list and then we could just choose from them :P. Also buses will always confuse me because I suck at directions. You aren't just around smart people here; you are around people who are vastly different from you. For College When it's time to make college applications, you face the dilemma of filling out those forms.
Your ideas will probably change as you find out more about colleges, but engaging in a thoughtful process now will get you off to a good start. I feel overwhlemed by the my work sometimes but I get through it. Modern day kids can mulit-task better than ever and studying for 3 weeks for a tet is a thing of the past. Probably help you be the judge of yourself! In '02 they had just shut down the campus pool hall and opened a pub. MacSoup I love going to the MacSoup club events, where we get to see the Mac student body mingling at its best, gathering late at night for some delicious soup.
All in all, the college experience is unique to everyone and can come with its own benefits and downfalls. God I hope none of them are ever my nurses. I try my best at both. Current Rochestafarians, you guys suck. How to Identify Your Personal College Fit Defining a good college fit takes research. The kids at my school all want to be nurses because they think its cool etc. For example, Astronomy 100 may be a prerequisite for Astronomy 200.
At my first college admissions meetings with students, I ask parents to identify nouns, adjectives, phrases, and short stories that will help me know something about their son or daughter. Colleges spend most of their time defending the possession of bad ideas—of course, overlooking the primary fact, that they are… bad ideas. Icy — I might just be going out on a brink, here, but expect some winter weather to come our way in the next 6-12 months! Bear in mind that there is probably no one perfect college. I feel very comfortable here. Relate it to yourself and the essay question.
It's not like you don't know yourself, but the sudden shift of focus of an entire conversation onto you, may it be casual or formal, is quite intimidating. I encourage you to take a look at the words above and circle any that apply to you. I mean I get fincial aid, but I try to never ask my mom for money. So, when these judging eyes ask you about yourself, you don't want to be a prey to a barrage of uncomfortable questions. I turn in everything on time, and it kills me if I dont get an A. For example how do they present themselves, do they seem enthusiastic, lazy are they very idenpendent or do they rely on their parents for most things.
Here's what seven freshmen had to say about their college experience — all summed up in one word. Except the on-campus pub survived less than two years before they turned it into a Starbucks, which was absolutely packed to the gills with today's college students. Hello guys i have to write an essay describing the modern college students, and i just wanted to bounce some ideas around. This is usually the number of hours per week you are in the class. Mac students and faculty are welcoming and kind. Spend your serenity with friends on the Oval during the day, or perhaps at Browning Amphitheater come sunset.
I cannot support the ideas of scientology for instance, or that Zeus was responsible for the lightning shower last week—Are you suggesting that I should? Colleges vary dramatically in academic rigor and focus, types of students, campus setting, affordability, and in many other aspects. Describe your most watched video. It comes after you have explored the many aspects of college life and learned which qualities will support and inspire you during your time on campus. Everyone has different experiences and no two stories are the same. God I hope none of them are ever my nurses.
And finally always trying to get laid and gamble. Expansive Although this word does not describe the college campus, I think it is an apt word for what our minds do here. In this atmosphere where you are encouraged to compete with yourself rather than others, the Macalester community supports all of its members to achieve personal growth. You could make use of the examples used in the next section. But, this is why students are paying so much money to be able to engage with these topics that other society dare not touch.
Thank you I am currently a college student. See how many positives and negatives you have. At such times, most of us end up babbling. We are a group of people from various parts of the world, walks of life and opinions. This one word represents what it means to be a Mac student, surrounded by a community of people who are diverse and amazing and from whom so much can be shared and learned. I'm constantly wondering if the decisions I make are the right ones and if the way I'm presenting myself to others is proper. Studying is no longer optional in college if you want that good grade.