Fufilling One's Potential

What do you expect from your four years in college? How do you hope to change?


Does education have a value? Not one that is measurable. From my four years in college I expect to receive a wealth of knowledge and skill commensurate to the countless hours of hard work and dedication I intend to put into it. I believe my four years in college will be the most important and influential years of my life.

The knowledgeable professors and students and the rigor of the curriculum at a school like Wake Forest University will push me to limits to which I have never been pushed and allow me to explore my academic interests in an environment in which they can be nurtured. It is this premise that lays the groundwork for my expectations from my undergraduate years.

My experiences outside of the classroom will enhance my character just as much or more than those within it. One of the extracurricular activities I will absolutely participate in is Greek life. I have had the great opportunity to hear about fraternities and sororities from my sister who is currently a junior in college and a sorority member. Every aspect of fraternity life thoroughly excites me, especially the long-lasting, deep camaraderie that fraternities provide. I know I will be entrenched in college life, socially and academically, because I am...

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