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Digital Story Process

I didn’t like the first draft of my digital story. After reading the peer review made on my DS, I liked the comment that Professor Lucenko gave me. I had to try and make a connection in the story between … Continue reading

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Photographs

I have mixed feelings about taking autographs. I love taking photos of special occasions or moments with friends because I want to be able to remember that day and look back at it to laugh or smile. I want to … Continue reading

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You Owe Me

I read reading from last week and the one that really stuck to me was Arnold’s piece, “You Owe Me.” Mia Arnold talks about working with children who have cancer; some of which pass away due to the disease. She … Continue reading

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Personal Statement

http://www2.onu.edu/~n-woodley/Excellentpersonalstatement.pdf This is a PDF file of a student writing to go to Michigan State University. I love how she started off in this essay. She uses vibrant words to describe the way the feathers looked as the hawk flew away and … Continue reading

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College Personal Statements

I’m hoping to become a veterinarian. Here are some qualifications and expectations needed for the personal statement. University of Minnesota Questions to ask yourself before writing: What’s special and unique about you or your life, skills, background, or experience? What … Continue reading

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Yellow Brick Road

    Almost all the pressures that Zinnser stated are pressures I experience on an everyday basis; I’m sure there would be a lot of students that would agree. I deal with economic pressure because I just graduated with an … Continue reading

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High expectations, Father-son relationship

I kind of enjoyed this week’s readings. There is one reading that I think my brother can relate to. I perceived the character wanting to try really hard to make his father proud. His father expects him to be a … Continue reading

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