I Will Continue My Education

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 203 People

    I graduate high school at the end of next year.

    Soon I will need to apply for different universities, but I don't know what I want to be. Everyone around me seems to know what they want to do. Most people want to be teachers, nurses, doctors, builders, etc. I have higher aspirations and I know that I have the potential to...
    Cloexx Cloexx
    16-17, F
    Apr 16, 2015

    To Preston Ross My Only Grandson .

    I am leaving your life soon if not before this gets to you . I don't want to close this chapter because I might never know you as a man. I want you to read litature , things that are spiritual at some point in your life. Go to plays , see the beauty in the Arts. Be well manicured...
    MsOracle MsOracle
    66-70, F
    3 Responses Apr 5, 2012

    Lost But Slightly Found...

    I am Not sure what to major in, but I do know that I need go further my education no matter what. I'm in my second year of community college and 20 years old. I will figure this out I know I will! Jesus will lead me in the right direction and my grandpa is watchin over me with a...
    Sparkle1992 Sparkle1992
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 6, 2012

    To Preston Ross My Only Grandson .

    I am leaving your life soon if not before this gets to you . I don't want to close this chapter because I might never know you as a man. I want you to read litature , things that are spiritual at some point in your life. Go to plays , see the beauty in the Arts. Be well manicured...
    MsOracle MsOracle
    66-70, F
    Apr 5, 2012

    Education & Life

    Sometimes I feel so confused and lost in the world we live in. I mean we go to to primary school 6 years, high school 6 years then Uni for another 3 - 5 years. All of this for what? We are taught to do all this in order to get a job. But I sometimes wonder, where did this come...
    missconfidential missconfidential
    22-25
    Jul 21, 2013

    Are You Hurt Easilily And Want To Change That?

    My story began 67 yrs ago , so where I am today , a happy individual wasn't were I started. I was born into a disfunctional home ( one of the worse) and I wore my feeling on my sleeve. My life was in the hands of people who wanted to hurt me, intimidate me, so for me to be today...
    MsOracle MsOracle
    66-70, F
    Mar 9, 2012

    University Dilemma

    During my 2 year military service in Cyprus I attended a private university where I passed the examinations for the first 2 years of law (4 years are required to aquire a law degree). So if I continue with the university I was attending I only have 2 years left to acquire my...
    TroubledAdolescentAdult TroubledAdolescentAdult
    18-21, M
    Sep 20, 2012

    Education

    Hello dear sponsor I am currently going to school I want to become a RN. I am a immigrant from Mexico came to usa when I was 2 year. I am currently marry have two boys. My husband is the support of the house, he is a us citizen and my immigrant papers are in proses. In August of...
    claudia92028 claudia92028
    22-25
    Oct 3, 2012

    To Preston Ross My Only Grandson .

    I'll be dying soon and  . I don't want to close this chapter because I might never know you as a man. I want you to read litature , things that are spiritual at some point in your life. Go to plays , see the beauty in the Arts. Be well manicured for a successful life. I don't...
    MsOracle MsOracle
    66-70, F
    1 Response Apr 5, 2012

    Thought I Could Do It Without a Diploma...

    Soon after graduating high school, I was told by many about the value of continuing my education.  Because of my circumstances growing up, I was happy to finally become an independent person - but reluctantly, I attempted to work and go to school.  I...
    youzd youzd
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Sep 27, 2008

    Must Have PhD

    I really want to go back for my PhD. I have my Master's and I feel like Howard Wolowitz in The Big Bang Theory...and I have not even been to outer space.
    morticia1969 morticia1969
    36-40, F
    Jul 2, 2012

    I have a Master's, but I'm thinking of going

    back for something else. Two close friends promptly exited my life when they found out one of the possible paths was medical school. On the flip side, an old friend came back into my life and was fine with whatever path I chose. I cannot believe I had these negative people in my...
    virginialady virginialady
    41-45, F
    1 Response Aug 18, 2015

    Useful Money Tips For College Students

    1 - Going for affordable stuff: As a student You end up expending huge amounts of money for the tuition fee and other Miscellaneous expenses despite the convenience of financial aid for the Students. Hence, it is advisable for the students to keep an eye on them Budget and be as...
    allison992 allison992
    26-30, F
    Sep 24, 2013

    ETS Classroom Video - Modern And Advance Form Of Learning

    The educational division has expanded a lot in the last few years; traditional classrooms are converting into online classrooms at a faster pace. There are different modes, tools and methodologies to teach students in using interactive and high-tech techniques; ETS classroom...
    etsvideos etsvideos
    26-30, M
    May 22, 2013

    How To Gain Self Confidence.....

    Everyday on Ep we see how people cry out for self confidence..How too? Well I realized I had it when I understood what it took to have it, I read a friends quote. Happiness comes from knowing what's important and not important and the Confidence is a by product/. I am a decisive...
    MsOracle MsOracle
    66-70, F
    2 Responses Jun 16, 2011

    To Preston Ross My Only Grandson .

    I am leaving your life soon if not before this gets to you . I don't want to close this chapter because I might never know you as a man. I want you to read litature , things that are spiritual at some point in your life. Go to plays , see the beauty in the Arts. Be well manicured...
    MsOracle MsOracle
    66-70, F
    2 Responses Apr 5, 2012

    First Part Done... Second Part Not So Easy

    High school was fun, at least by my standards now. it grows hard to find and get into a decent college. I don't do it for my parents and I know this because gaining that diploma from high school was a tough one! Especially with all the peer pressure that is around you everyday! I...
    SilverJackal SilverJackal
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 26, 2010

    I Won't Stop Learning!

    At 66 I will be starting back to College to finish my degree. Sure there are aches and pains however I can't allow them to controll my life. Truth is I have for a long time allowed my body to dictate to me just what I thought it would do for me. I felt so old and beaten down for...
    MsOracle MsOracle
    66-70, F
    Jun 16, 2011

    My Past Thoughts.

    I thought of just finish high school and than not going to college. Than I thought about it, if I don't go to college why would I finish high school. I mean doing all this work, studying night and day, rarely having free time, and then not go to college afterwards. Than why would...
    SerenityDolphins SerenityDolphins
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 29, 2008

    The Gift Of Education

    As a recently accepted student at the University of Pennsylvania, to pursue a Master of Science in Education, this should be one of the happiest times in my educational pursuits. Unfortunately, this moment has been derailed due to financial complications. The prestige of...
    tfreeman11 tfreeman11
    22-25, F
    Jul 2, 2012

    Big Plans

    i always knew i will go into higher education..i wasn't so sure about the subject but it's all clear nowi'm planning on going to the UK to study and i shall send my application just tomorrow:)keep your fingers crossed guys, i really need this dream of mine to come true
    BlackDiamondFairy BlackDiamondFairy
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 3, 2011

    It's Okay To Move And Not Take Your Problems With You.....

    I have always had a wandering spirit and found I have needed to change my atmosphere for the better and done just that. If I am around negativity and disfuntion , it's then a matter of saving myself from it all and moving away from has been just the right medicice. People will...
    MsOracle MsOracle
    66-70, F
    3 Responses Jun 26, 2011

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    Thisis4fun Thisis4fun
    56-60, M
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    41-45, M
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
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    31-35, F
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    18-21, F
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