University Essay Examples

Two detective stories

I am going to compare and contrast two short stories, written by two different authors but they are both detective stories. The two stories were written in different times by two very different people. Sara Paretsky, the author of ‘Three-Dot Po’, was born in the middle of the twentieth century and is still alive and writing… View Article

How Obtaining My Degree

Deciding to go continue my education and further learning is one of the best decisions I’ve made only because it’s what will benefit my future living, financially and mentally as well. We all have an idea of what we want in life, but we end up doing the opposite and resulting in being miserable. A… View Article

Outsourcing for a University

There are a number of people who believe that outsourcing can also work on universities where the universities can think of ways where the operations can be shifted from the university staff to the outsourced company. This would allow the university to carry on with its core competencies and allow the other outsourced company to… View Article

Bandura theories social cognition

Albert Bandura`s social learning theory places learning in a social context. Bandura and his colleagues take the position that personality is acquired, or learned behavior. In particular, Bandura`s insistence that behavior can be learned from mere observation is a significant departure from Skinner’s behaviorist position. An original empirical demonstration of observational learning was presented in… View Article

Tennessee Technological University

In choosing the right kind of University that mold and hone one person’s talents and skills to survive the “real world”, one must not only consider the academic quality given by the university, rather all aspects that the university can contribute to the individual. With my aspiration to become a computer science specialist, I chose… View Article

Why should I be hired?

With my qualifications and background, I believe that I can contribute to the teaching field in the position of a Teacher Assistant, at the same time using this employment to learn new skills that will come in good stead during my future career. With a foreign background, experience in tutoring, interest in psychology, and personal… View Article

Barrio Boy

Ernesto Galarza, born on August 15, 1905, lived in a small village of Jalcocotan, Nayarit, Mexico. With his family, he struggled and endured the Mexican Revolution which occurred during the early 1900s. His generation and their obstacles and triumphs are reflected in his autobiography “Barrio Boy”, making the book a worthy historical reference. In “Barrio… View Article

Fisk University

Fisk University, a historically black university located in Nashville, Tennessee, was founded in 1866. Begun as a free school providing primary through college education for newly freed slaves, Fisk was founded in 1866 by the Congregational Church’s American Missionary Association, the Western Freedmen’s Aid Commission, and former Union Army General Clinton B. Fisk of the… View Article

The True Meaning of University

Edward W. Said’s (1991) discourse on academic freedom is truly about the establishment of the true meaning of university, which is to say that a “university” has got to be “universal” in terms of its curriculum. The author writes in “Identity, Authority, and Freedom: The Potentate and the Traveler,” published in Transition: “For all its… View Article

The University of Southern California

The University of Southern California (USC) is a leader in community service.  The university believes in giving back to the community and especially in collaborating with the local community in terms of developing an empowering environment.  Particularly USC has made its presence through the participation in there-development of the Figueroa Street, which for many years… View Article


Patrick is a highly skilled, qualified, and experienced actor in the financial world. He attended European University and successfully completed courses on campuses in Brussels and Barcelona. During that time, he also attended summer programs at Harvard University and in 1992, at the end of his tenure at European University, he obtained his degree. After… View Article

The Cornell University

Is a research that was conducted by the Cornell University and it did set a good example and helped in the development of the undeveloped nations. The research covered areas of Lake Titicaca Lima, Peru and Chibote. The main objective of this project was to make the natives of these areas in to the new… View Article

Transfer From Hofstra

I have come to a point in life that many people have not.  I have made a firm decision to recommit myself to pursuing my dreams.  While there are those who believe that with an ounce of luck and a ton of persistence anything can be accomplished, I believe that there is no reason to… View Article

Ohio State University

I believe that I would be a positive addition to the Ohio State University community because of my varied background and experiences. My personal background is itself diverse and has given me the perspective of belonging to two cultures. I was born in Korea but came to the United States during my childhood and attended… View Article

Marquette University vs. University of Oshkosh

I have always believed that college is one of the essential factors in one’s succes. Even as a young child, I have always imagined myself attending college, and receiving a degree. Two schools came to my aid – the Marquette University and the University of Oshkosh. I believe that it is better for me to… View Article