The program concludes with a reception at Duncan Hall when each author reads their essay.
Amanda Kirchner -Science of Today Lauren Gustafson-Lost in Conversation Tessa Weisbecker-Lotz-I Believe in Listening Maya Garringer-The Power of Giving Sierra Schwartz-The Golden Rule Makayla Adams-Gratitude Filled Hearts Koby Wallpe-Living the Country Life Aaron Sandel-Divided We Stand Emma Fisher-Laughter: The Best Medicine Samantha St.
' Before you try to answer that question, you might want to read some of the 75 essays collected in This I Believe II: More Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women. And those that don't astonish may simply humble you . Yet over and again they affirm the good to be gleaned–by those willing to recognize it–from the largest and the smallest lessons of human experience .
The Summer Reading Program is a collection of events surrounding a common theme to introduce you to the ULM learning community.
"A welcome change from the sloganeering, political mudslinging and products of spin doctors." The Philadelphia Inquirer Based on the NPR series of the same name, This I Believe features eighty Americansfrom the famous to the unknowncompleting the thought that the book's title begins.
Each piece compels readers to rethink not only how they have arrived at their own personal beliefs but also the extent to which they share them with others.
The result is a stirring and provocative trip inside the minds and hearts of a diverse group of people whose beliefsand the incredibly varied ways in which they choose to express themreveal the American spirit at its best.
An inspiring collection of the personal philosophies of a group of remarkable men and women Based on the National Public Radio series of the same name, This I Believe features eighty essayists-from the famous to the unknown-completing the thought that begins the book's title.
Read the selected essays over the summer as your first university assignment and be prepared to discuss it in freshman English and University Seminar (UNIV 1001).
The program provides you with: • Your first common intellectual experience • An introduction to the university's academic life • A sense of unity among students, faculty, staff and the community This year’s selection is a collection of essays from “This I Believe,” an international organization engaging people in writing and sharing essays describing the core values that guide their daily lives.