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Now i feel independent strong and brave.

Write a personal narrative essay on a trauma experience or life changing experience that changed you into who you are today. When I was young my parents always had issues with each other, my father domestically abused my mother. My mom raised my brother and I practically on her own. My father was present but we was never actually there. When my parents split up my mom went to court for 8 years. She had full custody of my brother and I. I had visitation with my father and he used to try to brain wash me and talk crap about my mom and her side of the family. As a child this affected me deeply. I had to see a therapist monthly and I was prescribed pills for my depression and in order to fall asleep at the age of 10. This was hard on me I felt like an outcast compared to kids my age. I was always worried about my fathers next move. He took me to the police several times because I refused to see him during visitation hours. When I was 15 I testified in court and told them that my father would brain wash me and he would also leave me with my grandma during his visiting hours. He slashed my moms tires several times. He didn’t want to pay child support even though he had two well paying jobs. I only received $20 a week from him which isn’t enough to even survive. My mom worked 12 hour shifts to support my brother and I. Now i feel independent strong and brave. I don’t let anyone use me or mistreat me now. (You can add or make up whatever details you want just make it creative and deep please)

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What would you change about the food options, or the exercise options, if you could?

Do you think that Alabama State University (ASU) (OR your hometown) is a “food desert?” Some Background Information: IN her speech “Remarks to the NAACP” former First Lady Michelle Obama discusses certain roadblocks that families and children are facing, regarding the ability to eat healthy and live healthy lifestyles, ESPECIALLY African American families. She described how many families live in “food deserts.” These “deserts” are neighborhoods without quality grocery stores that offer access to fresh, healthy foods at affordable prices. As a result, families have to depend on buying unhealthy food from convenience stores instead. There are few opportunities for exercise and fresh air (no playgrounds, or it is too dangerous to go outside). Also, the schools that are located in these “deserts” often don’t offer things healthy lunch menus, recess or gym programs. What you have to do for this assignment (picking a topic to write about): For this assignment, I want you to write a 3-4 page essay (DOUBLE SPACED!) about why you think (or don’t think) ASU OR your own hometown is a food desert. Due to the COVID19 pandemic, you may choose to either write about your experiences with your experiences from your hometown (especially IF you are currently living at home!) What you have to do for this assignment (developing your ideas into a well written 5 paragraph essay): Pick three examples to prove your point, and write in as much detail about all of these examples that you bring up. (SHOW, DON’T TELL!) Each example should be a new paragraph in your essay! For instance, you can write about the quality of the meals in the dining hall, the fast food restaurants in the student union, the lack of grocery stores, the school gym, etc. Whatever you do, BE CREATIVE! You will be graded on the CONTENT of your essay (your 3 points, and the details that you use to bring these points to life), and the ORGANIZATION of your essay (spelling, grammar, etc.) Your essay should contain an introduction, an underlined thesis statement (a main idea that lists the 3 examples that you will talk about), a body and a conclusion. Remember to start a new paragraph for each different topic that you talk about (a new paragraph for each different example about how ASU is or is not a food desert.) Your conclusion should do more than just sum up your paper. Instead, you want to leave your readers with some food for thought. You want to be creative and original up until the very end. In your conclusion, you should write about the changes you wish would happen for healthier eating in Titus, Alabama. What would you change about the food options, or the exercise options, if you could? Express these ideas in your conclusion. I ATTACHED MY OUTLINE!

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10-20 page short story my professor said this was the best part of my essay.

10-20 page short story My Professor said this was the best part of my essay. “Lily-Rose got into the car as I made a phone call in the driver’s seat. However, as the phone rang, I watched her make herself comfortable and prepare for a nap in my backseat, and I couldn’t help but wonder, was this a sign? Would I be a mother again? My thoughts were interrupted by an abrupt “Good morning, ma’am how can I help you?” I quickly hung up the phone and watched her in my backseat. By the time my conscience would catch up with me, I would already be on the highway. I would be a mother again in every sense of the word. I would be born again and filled with new life and purpose and all that entailed” Professor notes We are getting pretty deep into this story and we still haven’t had much of a spotlight put on our narrator. What I worry about is all this richly detailed backstory might get lost in the story. I’m really excited to see this story slow down and unfold the characters with dialogue and scenes.

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There are prompts below with my answers to what they are looking for in this per

There are prompts below with my answers to what they are looking for in this personal statement. Thank you! Reasons for choosing food science as a career and your plans for the future. – I chose food science because I have an extreme passion for food. Much of what we do throughout our day is surrounded by food consumption. There are many factors that influence food decisions, but the one that remains constant is flavor. Particular research interests and career goals. – My particular area of interest in research is flavor chemistry, product development, and sensory analysis. My career goal is to assist in reducing food waste by developing food products from often discarded by-products of food processing such as rice bran, which contains a high nutritious profile. Faculty member(s) with whom you are interested in working. I am interested in working with Dr. Hayes, as his area of focus is sensory analysis. Additionally, I am interested in working with Dr. Hopfer due to her focus of flavor chemistry and sensory analysis. Hobbies or other special interests. My hobby is making macrame pendant lights and selling them on a platform. My special interest is trying new foods from various cultures. The weirdest food I have eaten to date is a fish eyeball. I like to try new foods from different cultures due to my lack of a cultural upbringing. I like to try to blur the line between a very standard American diet while also exploring new foods that we are so lucky to have access to. Any challenges you have had to overcome in your pursuit of higher education. If applicable, previous graduate work or research experience. In my undergraduate career, I have been the lead for Dr. Bhutani’s research which investigates how the time of day can affect how we feel, how we smell, and how we eat. Over the course of working for her, I have gained experience in project coordination in human data collection, data management, subject recruitment skills, administering intensive participant training to collect at-home data, as well as getting familiarized with previously published research relevant to the study. In addition to working with Dr. Bhutani, I have also picked up a part-time position with Dr. Zhao. I have assisted Dr. Zhao in the food science lab. We have been extensively working to extract c-phycocyanin from spirulina and manipulating this compound to be more stable for use in food products. If applicable, previous experience in food industry or elsewhere. I have experience only in the restaurant business. Maybe this could be worked in but I really don’t think this is relevant to this subject. But go for it if you must. External financial means (scholarships etc.) to support graduate work. I plan to apply for scholarships and apply for FAFSA.

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(Copy & pasted from the actually page) Instructions: Each week, you will be pre

(Copy & pasted from the actually page)
Instructions:
Each week, you will be presented with a series of critical thinking prompts and application prompts.
Please copy/paste the prompts into an offline document (Word, for example) and compose your responses offline (be sure to save your work). Then click on the “Submit Assignment” button, copy/paste your work into the text box (please be sure to include the prompts prior to your responses), and click “Submit Assignment” at the bottom of the page.
Each question is generally worthy of at least 150 words (2 – 3 well-written paragraphs) in response. Be sure to connect with (and informally cite in-text) the applicable readings / videos from the module’s learning materials.
A note on in-text citing and connecting with the learning materials: As a student, it’s very important that you offer perspectives and arguments that are grounded in the literature – NOT personal opinion or anecdotal evidence. I don’t want a works-cited page, but I do want you to clearly cite your sources in-text for the various connections you’ll be making between the learning materials and your application thereof. For example, one might write, “While I marveled at the uncanny ability of the psychic to tap into my true personality, the Barnum Effect (Aronson, Chapter 2) could have well explained my feelings…” Be sure to use these informal in-text cites to make your arguments and to support your perspectives.
Critical Thinking Prompt 1: What does Aronson mean by the statement: “People who do crazy things are not necessarily crazy”? Do you agree or disagree? What are the broader implications of explaining unpleasant or bizarre behavior as primarily the result of individual “craziness” or “badness”? Why, in your opinion, is this kind of interpretation of behavior so common in our society? On the other hand, what issues regarding individual responsibility would be raised if we were to explain all problematic behavior as the result of situational pressures and influences?
Application Prompt 1: Suppose you are an attorney representing a woman who broke her leg in a department store and was suing the store for $100,000 in damages. Knowing only what you do about perceptual contrast, what could you do during the trial to make the jury see $100,000 as a reasonable, even small, award?
Application Prompt 2: Consider an important decision you recently made (in your personal or professional live). Ideally, when we make important decisions in our lives, we try collect all of the relevant information in order to assess all the possible alternatives so that we can carefully evaluate those alternatives and make the right decision.
Briefly describe the decision and discuss the extent to which you were evenhanded about the ways in which you collected the relevant information. How might some of the cognitive biases discussed in this module have influenced your decision-making process? How might some of the cognitive biases discussed this week color your perceptions of the efficacy of your decision now that it’s been made?
Application Prompt 3: Depressed individuals are typically caught in a vicious cycle of negative thinking, which leads to self-defeating behavior, which leads to negative experiences, which increases negative thinking. What characteristics of “social cognition” help us explain this phenomenon?