Category Archive: 'Writing'

The Internet and Google: The Advantages Outweigh the Disadvantages

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains a discussion board post for my ENGL 1101 class. The post contains an informal essay regarding a response to Nicholas Carr’s article “Is Google Making Us Stupid?”  In “Is […]

Essay 2: The High Seas, the Life Support System of Our Planet

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains my argumentative essay for my ENGL 1101 class. The essay is regarding the Netflix documentary “The High Seas” episode of Our Planet. More than two-thirds of the earth’s surface […]

Coastal Seas Ecocriticism Practice: Overfishing Coral Reefs

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains a practice essay assignment before my second essay for my ENGL 1101 class. The essay is regarding the Netflix documentary “Coastal Seas” episode of Our Planet. The world may […]

Journal 5: Ferngully

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains my weekly journal after watching the movie Ferngully for my ENGL 1101 class. Ferngully has some good representations, especially for a children’s movie. My favorite character is Hexxus. He […]

Journal 4: Ferngully

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains my weekly journal after watching the movie Ferngully and reading an NPR article about the Australian fires for my ENGL 1101 class. In Ferngully, I enjoy Tim Curry’s character, Hexxus, […]

Journal 3: Trethewey and the South

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains my weekly journal about “The South” by Natasha Trethewey for my ENGL 1101 class. When Trethewey combines poems about her personal history with poems about American history, specifically about […]

Essay 1: Triumph at Amicalola Falls

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains my narrative essay for my ENGL 1101 class. P. K., the main character in one of my favorite movies, The Power of One, was told by his mentor that […]

Journal 2: Climate Change, Irma, and a Hawk

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains my weekly journal for my ENGL 1101 class. The most extreme weather I have experienced was Hurricane Irma when I lived in Dublin, GA. Although I did not live […]

Journal 1: My name is Amy Haisten

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains my weekly journal for my ENGL 1101 class. My name is Amy Haisten. I was born in Decatur and grew up in Jackson where my father was raised. My […]

Diagnostic Essay: What are some reasons to attend college?

I am retaking an English course to strive for a higher grade for application to the radiology program at Southern Crescent Technical College. The following contains a diagnostic essay for my ENGL 1101 class. The purpose of the diagnostic essay was to demonstrate my writing skills at the beginning of the course before receiving any […]