ï»¿Chipotle? Pizza? Study More Applications?
Day 8:30 AM: I get to my office (lets be honest, cubicle) to start my work. We start my outlook, read new email messages, and respond to the majority of them (some will need some additional attention later in the day.) I’m very close to finishing my one cup of coffee for the afternoon.
8:45-9:00 AM: I open three windows: 1) the internet, 2) our very own USC internal database, and 3) my grade point average (GPA) calculator. We make an online search to see the Application that is common database to help keep records of everything, and just because it sounds, the GPA calculator to calculate GPAs. I am always happy when I see a complete educational history. USC asks candidates to list their classes and grades by topic (English, mathematics, spanish, social sciences etc…) therefore so it’s easy to see the classes a student took in ninth through eleventh grade. I can also see the grades in a clear and organized way. I begin reading applications.
9:01 AM: Someone just started referring to fantasy football. As a very first time player, this immediately catches my attention (I was eliminated in the first round of playoffs after spending the entire season as quantity one in my league of sixteen players…just sayin…) I struggle to stay focused but my willpower continues to be strong this early in the morning.
9:02 AM 12:00 PM: I continue reading… the first thing I look at in a pupil’s application is their first an (more…)