journal entry 1

journal entry 1 - sentence given that in the 50s the...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Tamar Godel 9/17/2007 “I learned three important things in college - to use a library, to memorize quickly and visually, to drop asleep at any time given a horizontal surface and fifteen minutes. ~Agnes DeMille, Dance to the Piper , 1952” What do you think you learn most in college and why? I wholeheartedly agree with Ms. DeMille’s assertion. I have only been a college student for four weeks and already I’m learning. Just this morning I fell asleep at Starbucks with only twenty minutes to spare before class. I haven’t mastered my library skills, though I’m working on it. I wonder, though, if today computers or the internet could be placed instead of library in this
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: sentence, given that in the 50s, the internet wasn’t used nearly as widely as it is today (if it existed at all), and today, many things you previously could only do in a library can now be accomplished online much more easily and quickly. As for memorizing quickly and visually, I haven’t quite achieved that yet, but I have several years to work on it. I think I’ll most learn how to write papers, and how to work with ‘the system’. A lot of college is beaurocracy – going through proper procedures for registering for classes, dealing with seniority in many things, and answering to others, like the instructor, while still being responsible to yourself....
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Ask a homework question - tutors are online