A Self Assessment as an English Major at Howard University

Self Assessment Applying to Howard University, I operated under the supposition that the curriculum would consist of the examination of classic literature, admittedly that of European origin, and then interpreting these pieces from a black perspective. I assumed that as an incoming English major, I would be challenged in the art of interpretation and literary … Read more

Personal Development and Self-Assessment Exercises

Throughout the readings, negotiations, and self-assessment exercises this course offered, I was able to develop an accurate view of how I present myself in formal negotiation settings, and identify strengths, weaknesses, and suggestions for how I might improve myself as I make the transition in my professional life to finding a job that is reflective … Read more

The Usefulness of Self-Assessment Tools for Personal Development

Learning Portfolio Introduction Personal and professional development is a process that requires one to reflect on their own strengths and weaknesses, meditate on their past experiences, question their certainties and be open to new possibilities. The “Personal and Professional Development” module covered a wide range of topics, including self-management, conflict resolution, communication and leadership, and … Read more

A Study on Kolb’s Theory of Learning Cycle

Kolb came up with a theory that has widely been used today. In his study, he came up with the theory of learning cycle which states that we learn from the experience that we gather from our day to day activities. In that sense, the theory tends to treat reflection as a critical part of … Read more

A Nutrition Paper on Self Assessment of Physical Health

Nutrition Paper on Self Assessment of Physical Health Nutrition Paper: Self Assessment After assessing my diet through the process of recording my intake of food over the course of two days and analyzing its nutritional value, relative to my gender, weight, height, activity level and age, I have successfully reached several conclusions about my current … Read more

A Writing Self-Assessment Reflection

Writing Self-Assessment Reflection My strength in writing is that I have the ability to catch my reader’s attention. I am true to myself and when I write it shows. I hold nothing back and have no hollowness in my words. I know that one of many weaknesses I have in my writing is over analyzing … Read more

Obesity in African American Women

Despite the well-publicized health and emotional consequences of obesity, a successful weight-loss industry, and a high rate of voluntary dieting, the prevalence of obesity in African American women continued to increase. For the most part, African American women are aware of the serious health risks related to obesity. Honest attempts to diet and exercise properly … Read more

Dr. Daniel J. Boorstin

Dr. Daniel J. Boorstin (1914- ) holds many honorable positions and has received numerous awards for his notable work. He is one of America’s most eminent historians, the author of more than fifteen books and numerous articles on the history of the United States, as well as a creator of a television show. His editor-wife, … Read more

Learning Styles Essay

Throughout our lives, we are faced with many different learning experiences. Some of these experiences have made a better impact than others. We can attribute this to our learning style. A persons learning style is the method through which they gain information about their environment. Research is going on all over the world to help … Read more