Dating a college classmate
Should I attend the University of Illinois in Urbana Campaign, Marquette University, or Northern Illinois University....[tags: higher education, university, culture] - At the turn of the 20th century, the majority of college students were white male adolescents, primarily the sons of doctors, lawyers, ministers, prosperous merchants, and well-to-do farmers (Jenkins, Miyazaki, and Janosi).
Since the academic opportunities at the College of Arts and Sciences heavily rely on interdisciplinarity and a balance of breadth and depth, my studies here will fulfill my desire for a heightened appreciation of the world and our place in it.
[tags: Personal Experience, Autobiography] - The College Experience "Tomorrow is the first day of what I will become." I wrote this in my diary the night before my first day of college.
I was anxious as I imagined the stereotypical college room: intellectual students, in-depth discussions about neat stuff, and of course, a casual professor sporting the tweed jacket with leather elbows.
The truth is I never really gave it too much thought.
Growing up I always had college as a goal, but I've found that what I thought I would be going to college to become and what I am actually doing in college proved to be two completely different things....