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A Hard Day's Night Failure as a Tool for Success Make the World a Better Place Trabajo Para Mi Familia Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2016 at write2think
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Located in Chicano Park, the mural titled “La Familia” was originally drawn in 1975 by José Montoya. It shows a chicano family consisting of a father, a mother, and a young boy. The mother and father appear to be farmworkers. The father is in the back, then the mother stands... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2016 at write2think
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In Botton’s speech, “The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work,” he says he found that most people want to find some kind of meaning in their work. Everyone is going to have a different idea of what is meaningful but most of us want our work to better the world in... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2016 at write2think
The reason why most students look forward to college is because it’s their first opportunity to actually be able to choose what to study. There are still general education classes but I think that’s okay. As long as students are not required to take so many that they get stuck... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2016 at write2think
My dream job has been the same ever since I was little. I’ve wanted to become a veterinarian for as long as I can remember. Sure there have been times when I’ve stopped and asked myself “Is this what I really want?” or “Can I really handle this?” Every time... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2016 at write2think
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Failure is one of the main topics in Ken Bain's book "What the Best College Students Do." Bain introduces the term “expectation failure” (68). We encounter these failures when our brains pre-built models do not work. When we find ourselves in an “unexpected” or “shocking” situation, it can benefit and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2016 at write2think
In the movie The Devil Wears Prada, Andy ends up working as fashion icon Miranda Priestly’s assistant. The scene in the beginning of the movie where she is interviewed by Miranda herself reveals a lot about Andy’s character and her intentions. It’s obvious from the moment that Andy walks into... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2016 at write2think
The book I found, Opportunities in veterinary medicine careers by Robert E. Swope, gives a background of veterinary science as well as information about types of veterinary careers. From research to serving in the military, the book covers a wide range of opportunities for anyone interested in a career with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2016 at write2think
In “A Hard Day’s Night” by the Beatles, Lennon suggests that one should work in order to support and spoil their spouse or partner. At first, he is complaining about “working like a dog,” and wishing he could be “sleeping like a log” instead. He’s spent all day at work,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2016 at write2think
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