First Year Experience Journal
October 15, 2015
Question #1: Find the video that seems to resonate with you and your experiences then
imagine if you were a parent or friend of the student who had a disastrous attempt at
#1: Professor Bishop - He walked into class asking the class to explain why they did so poorly on
their tests. He then said that everyone has to go home and they arent allowed to come back
until they give an honest reason on why they didnt do well.
Making Academic Course Corrections
Name: _Natalie Gould_
Fill in the blank below with the name of a current college course that is the most challenging for
you. Then complete sentence. Be honest with yourself. Really think about and reflect on what
Hi! I think that another resource that Mike could use would be the Writing Center. If he is having problems
with his writing classes, he can go there. They help your writing become better and make you a better
writer. He could also go to the Financial Aid
App/ Planner 1: ATracker Pro - Daily Task and Time Tracking
This is an app that tracks your tasks and helps manages your time. This app allows you to keep
1. One reason Professor Pine is most responsible is because she failed Edgar even though he asked for
an extension. She knew that he works hard to be able to go to school and has a lot of stress to deal with.
If she would
o Barry just completed his GED and wants to start school in the fall. He wants to get off of the
streets but he doesnt know how to work a computer, write research papers, and he is afraid that
there isnt enough money for him to go to college. His
What I Have Learned
By: Natalie Gould
Learning a little about me
My name is Natalie. I am currently still in high school
taking classes through the College Credit Plus program. I am
planning on becoming a teacher for pre-k through 3rd grade.
I have know t
1. Whats Edgars present situation?
Edgar works hard at his job to be able to pay for his college. He got a call from his work saying
that he has to do an inventory and he has to be at work from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm FridaySunday. But Edgar also