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I Am Going to Get Back In College

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    Everything's On Computer Now....

    lol & it makes me feel a little old. And today (cuz I look young) I had this teacher talking to the class treating us like we were little kids.....then I realized...ha ha, they kind of ARE like little kids.  But evry time she made eye contact with me....I wanted to roll...
    kylae77 kylae77 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 16, 2009

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    And That Is Exactly What I Did!

    I added this group a few months ago and now i am in college studying towards my art degree. For once i have done what i said i would and it is great. I am loving learning new stuff...its only been a few weeks and i have picked up so much already.
    thehippy thehippy 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 27, 2009

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    Going To Get Back In College

    I'am going to get back into college just don't know what for yet there are so many things I want to do with my life I'am 26 almost 27 and I'm not getting any younger.
    Steelergirl2013 Steelergirl2013 26-30, F Aug 25, 2013

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    I Don't Like Having Unfinished Goals.

    Even though, I firmly believe that having a college degree in itself does not necessarily measure one's intellect, I don't like having unfinished personal goals. So yes, I do plan on getting back into college to complete my Bachelor's degree in Psychology.
    TopazSkye TopazSkye 26-30, F 10 Responses May 11, 2009

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    Made the First Step !!!!

    SO... i know that this is going to sound stupid, but im so proud of my self today!!!! why you might ask well ..... i finally called the school in my area... im interested in getting in this program for an AA in early childhood education.... yesterday i just stared at the phone...
    sothisisme sothisisme 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 4, 2008

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    Back On Track

    ok so im back on track... although freaking out over all of the hypothetical things that could go wrong i have requested my official transcripts called the school .... will be trying to get an appoinment to speak to an advisor and see about financial aid.... i can do this... i...
    sothisisme sothisisme 22-25, F Dec 11, 2008

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    Back On Track

    ok so im back on track... although freaking out over all of the hypothetical things that could go wrong i have requested my official transcripts called the school .... will be trying to get an appoinment to speak to an advisor and see about financial aid.... i can do this... i...
    sothisisme sothisisme 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 11, 2008

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    Hopefully!

    I went to the local college today. Apparantly the person I really ought to have talked with wasn't working this week (d'oh!) but I talked with a couple of the people there and they recommended I go to a college open day which would allow me to have a chat with the course tutors...
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 17, 2013

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    Back

    i resign from my last college cause i feel bored and somehow i feel i just have enough now i actually already work as math teacher at first grade i love my work but here teacher payment just small well enough for food i guess my family forced me back to go back to college to have...
    jompalitan jompalitan 22-25, F Aug 31, 2012

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    I Started Back This Week!!!!

    YYAAAAAAAYYYYYYY!!!!!!   It feels good.   good luck all!
    kylae77 kylae77 31-35, F 8 Responses Jun 13, 2009

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    Okay so, It's first of January

    and like i promised myself im gonna rebuild my life this year... so today i've been spending time searching for colleges.. and so far, i have only emailed 2 colleges. :( not so good i know, but im having my mini attacks again like feeling of crying and aching inside me... im...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 1, 2014

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    A Beatutiful and Perfect Masterpiece On the Outside.... However

     right now im feeling very very very angrey with my self... in some areas in my life im strong... i am a stone and nothing can move me.... i am the ocean and i can move mountains by crashing on the shore..... but other times i am a scared feldgling easily trampled by the...
    sothisisme sothisisme 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 9, 2008

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    :)

    I am a perpetual student.  I am always taking one class or another. I am going back once again and I cannot wait
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 14, 2010

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    I Was Soo Embarrassed!!

    so i'm all excited to take my first quiz -  totally gonna ace it (so i think).  but 2 nights before, my boyfriend is going on rants and being angry & it stressed me out so much 2 nights prior i only got 2-3 hrs of sleep -- yeah i don't DO no s;eep - it takes DAYS to...
    kylae77 kylae77 31-35, F 4 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    Need to Just Get It Done

    Sooooooo.... i never really like school but always got like C, B, A's .... education has always been important to my parents my father is a dean of students for a school district back in my home state and he is in the last year of his PHD. my father went back to school...
    sothisisme sothisisme 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 3, 2008

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    It's the end of the holidays! Ugh. It's tragic. I hate having to go back to school. It'll be nice to see my friends but I hate having to get up early. :(
    GeorgiaAllender13 GeorgiaAllender13 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    I wore boxers through middle/high school basically out of peer pressure. Like most guys I figure, we all switch to boxer/ boxer briefs at some point. But finally I grew tired of...
    Jrm2 Jrm2 22-25, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    So recently, I've moved into our townhouse near our college, and I'm living with 4 other room mates, one of which were my friends back in high school who i've grown to become close...
    Sensualfeelsxo Sensualfeelsxo 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I wish I could go back and be there for little me. Just be the one to hug her and tell her everything is okay.
    Abcdefghijessy Abcdefghijessy 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I choose to become a carny instead of going to college.
    StayFreeWithWings StayFreeWithWings 22-25, T 5 hrs ago

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    1989...a year I would defiantly go back to if I could!
    deseeluv7eleven deseeluv7eleven 31-35, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    This is one of the most horrendous feelings in the world! Two of my then best friends were messaging back and forth about me on Facebook, saying that they thought I was selfish and...
    tinyheart8888 tinyheart8888 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    So I'm in a bit of a dilemma . My sister / roommate has a friend staying with us for what was suppose to a couple of days is now becoming weeks .He is staying in our guest room and...
    ev23 ev23 31-35, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    This is my second week and every day if gotten out of at least one class earlier! I am a freshmen I college and I can honestly say already recreational therapy was the right path...
    xxnewbiegamer xxnewbiegamer 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Going back to my classes tomorrow so I won't be able to respond to any messages sorry :)
    GassGirl03 GassGirl03 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Handy guide on what I actually needed in college, because freshmen year we brought like an entire suburban full of bins of stuff and that was so unnecessary. For bathing: -Shower...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I don't get how people see college as a "fun time", for me it's the most stressful months of the year. People think I'm lame because I don't party...like ever. While I'm wondering...
    WrongPage WrongPage 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    College is like high school you live at with your friends with no adult monitoring. Academically it's exactly like high school, only you go WAY more in depth into the material in...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    looking back I think college was the highlight of my life so far certainly in social terms. I hope you really enjoy college because afterwards you never get so much freedom again...
    loreto789 loreto789 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    Is anyone currently at Uni or College or has recently graduated with a Bachelors Degree or something higher? I plan on going to a university here in Indiana where I stay. My...
    collegegirl64 collegegirl64 18-21, F 27 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am moving into my college dorm this weekend and start classes on Monday. I am SO nervous but pretty excited at the same time! I have never lived away from home and I am away from...
    cutegirl97 cutegirl97 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I visited IUP first. My dads an alumnus there. Pros: -Its really quiet. I see people walking around and talking or playing in the yards, yet the campus is still pretty quiet...
    thischickiswack thischickiswack 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm in my Sophomore year of college now (just started a week ago), and I initially hopeful and excited but now I'm rather disappointed. Two of my classes are really small (only...
    songwrxter songwrxter 18-21, F 12 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am going to college and going to become a nurse I'm in my freshman year
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 23

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    Freshman in college starting tomorrow... I'll be honest I feel really nervous and somewhat scares XP I know I shouldn't but college is different than high school and I'm not going...
    Zimry96 Zimry96 18-21, M Aug 23

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    Freshman in college starting tomorrow... I'll be honest I feel really nervous and somewhat scares XP I know I shouldn't but college is different than high school and I'm not going...
    Zimry96 Zimry96 18-21, M Aug 23

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    Freshman in college starting tomorrow... I'll be honest I feel really nervous and somewhat scares XP I know I shouldn't but college is different than high school and I'm not going...
    Zimry96 Zimry96 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 23

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    Omg I'm meeting my teachers tomorrow!!!! Help meeeeeeee!!!!!
    Gemstone101 Gemstone101 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    I'm a college freshman, I have my entire life ahead of me but lately I can't stop thinking about my boyfriend getting my pregnant. He's 8 years older than I so he's ready but I'm...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 21

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    When I graduated highschool, my (now ex) boyfriend told me that he didn't want me going to college for many reasons. I know it was just his insecurities talking, but by being...
    HollyMaria954 HollyMaria954 18-21, F Aug 20

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    Going back to college after a two year break... Started working and just didn't have the drive... now I want to finish so that I can do better... Experience with the college I...
    TerrifiedoftheUnknown TerrifiedoftheUnknown 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    School puts too much pressure on me. What if I don't get into the same classes as my friends. What if I fail. I really hate school projects. I want to be creative without all this...
    PeaceLover46 PeaceLover46 13-15, F Aug 19

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