Hello, gentleman. This is my first post in this forum after lurking for good year or so. I have a problem. The problem is me and I do not know how to handle it.I am 23 year old, studying History in…Continue
"Debt is already incurred most likely.
Any degree trumps no degree, the right degree trumps any degree.
As to I don't know what I want to do with my life.
Really that is an age old question, and as you age for many it is still the…"
"To be clear, I told him to choose a soft major he likes and get it out of the way. Though I don't think you could give me a definitive list of qualities a Literature degree would give over a History one, or vice versa, for the job market…"
"Another respondent told him to finish the degree, get it out of the way, and then start fighting other, more qualified because they have the appropriate degree, people for jobs. Kind of not a bright idea if you ask me especially if you're…"
"I was also a history major, and I survived a similar cut from 25 down to 8 one semester. My professor enjoyed bragging about how hard her class was, and she respected me for sticking with it. I also respect her for being the most demanding person…"
"This may not be (and probably isn't) the root of your dilemma, but establishing good study habits is a must. Search online for study guides, not for the subject at hand, but for studying itself.
Being a good student is possible even without a…"
"I have read some of the responses that suggest take a step back and this can be done, however there is the temptation to put off starting back up "next semester...................then next semester"
Education is a self filtering process,…"
"First you are not alone. You have never been trained to study or manage your time and how to really be in charge of yourself. We don’t as a culture teach our youth self-governance. Parents, especially helicopter parents who…"
"First thing you need to ask yourself is that is the profession related to history something you truly want. If it is then you just need to focus on the goal and strive everyday to get through school tasks and exams. In every major there is always…"
It goes without saying that freedom of speech as mentioned in the 1st Amendment was drafted long before anyone could have envisioned the internet.Interestingly many states do have their own local laws regulating speech (ex. obscenity) which seem bypassed by internet access.So should freedom of speech as a right be applied unequivocally to anything any everything accessible on the internet; the internet is the closest to anarchism that one can really get so there's no further-left one could go…See More
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
I have a cautionary tale for my fellow outdoorsmen out there. I went hiking solo today through some less traveled canyons near where I live. I unknowingly ended up off trail and was aggressively bouldering to get up and around some obstacles, mainly a decent sized waterfall. I kept pushing because I thought this was my route, and the knowledge that I wouldn't need to go down because I was on a loop. Anyway, I finally got up the bulk of it and couldn't find anything that resembled a trail.…See More
"Good evening gentleman, just purchased an inexpensive safety razor along w/a 3 pc.set of shave soap from Walgreens. The razor appears similar to what my granddaddy use to use. I must need some practice, the first shave although effective, ultimately…"