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2010 Graduates – Personal Statements

March 1, 2010

The warm sunlight fades slowly into the distance. In my mind’s eye, the front half of the bus dissolves into a murky, opaque gray. The half that is behind me is as pleasant as rain to a desert. As it gets darker towards the evening, the headlights turn on. The gray half of the bus […]

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2010 Graduates – Personal Statements

February 22, 2010

I tasted the bitterness of humanity at the tender years of my life. I stepped foot into this world as a lone and disturbed soul after being deprived of my right to a family. I was orphaned at birth; taking shelter in the homes of beings who took pity upon me was how I spent […]

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2010 Graduates – Personal Statements

February 15, 2010

You walk upon the path of life only once. You have a thousand dreams that sparkle in your sleep, a thousand goals and a thousand commitments that fade away as you remain ignorant of whom you are. For seventeen years I rose with the sun trying to discover who I was and set down everyday […]

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2010 Graduates – Personal Statements

February 8, 2010

I was born into this world as a fatherless and homeless child.  As soon as I entered this world, my father passed away in a tragic accident, leaving his two children fatherless.  I never experienced the feeling of having a father–a father to carry me or hug me or just be by my side. My […]

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