My name is Ryan Shields and I was born and raised in Santa Barbara, California.
I am currently a student at UC Berkeley and I am also about to declare a major in
Aside from earning an A, an objective that I have in this class is to
Art Appreciation 4
Museum Visit Essay
The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is filled with many mesmerizing pieces that
have a very rich history and background to them. Since the museums opening in 1941, it
Mothers Tongue: Does It Limit Our Thoughts?
The human mind is extremely unique, filled with a vast amount of knowledge,
and our own languages play a major role in that. The languages we speak mos
We can use the principles of design in our daily lives and creative endeavors
in many different ways. Many of us do not realize it, but everything that surrounds
us relates to the principles of design. When we wake up and begin our day, we
decide to pick
a) The story about the boy riding with his mom on a drug transport was by far my
favorite. What made it so funny and interesting was that they went through so
much for only $2,000. His parents risked up to 10 years in prison just to get some
quick cash. I
1. My first question relates to conciseness in the style and usage category, which I had
some trouble on while writing my essay.
In the grammar exercise we had to rewrite sentences to make them more concise and
straight to the point. Here
Recently, I watched the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens film directed by J. J.
Abrams, which is based on the story created by George Lucas. It is the 7th installment of
the Star Wars movies and I found it to be very engaging and captivating. The setting
1. Which of the above exercises most engaged you? Why?
The exercise that most engaged me was the 12 Angry Men analysis essay. It was very
entertaining to watch the play/film and then go into much further detail on the way
Juror 8 swayed the other eleven j
1. My first favorite Bushism is: Theres a huge trust. I see it all the time when people
come up to me and say, I dont want you to let me down again. Boston, Oct. 3, 2000.
This Bushism is quite interesting to me because I am unsure how there could be a hug
Have an advantage:
Both bone density and size are very important when discussing transgender athletes and it
can play a huge role in the fairness of the sport. Many people including other athletes criticize
them and believe they should not be allowed to p
Around 470 BC, a man by the name of Socrates was born to a sculptor. Before
becoming a philosopher, Socrates teenage years consisted of working with his father to
carry on the family tradition of stonemasonry. Very little is known of Socrates life, other
Good afternoon Mr. Schwartz,
I hope all is well back at the office and everything is running smoothly! I am
contacting you because my fiance and I seem to be in quite the predicament. Firstly,
I would like to thank you for being so generous when you al
Dear Donald J. Trump,
Good evening. My name is Ryan Shields and I am currently a college student getting
ready to cast my very first vote for the up