Essay about My Experience At The Ems Info Session

757 Words May 10th, 2016 4 Pages
When I first went to the EMS info session I was excited, nervous and also very intimiated. I saw how packed the info session was and found out about the competitive application process. I will admit I was skeptical about my chances of being accepted but I gave it a try. When I recieved the email I was beyond happy because the EMTS mission statement about treating people with kindness and compassion resonated with me since I had a passion for volunteering and I pursued that in high school. But at the end of the email I was reminded of the costs of the class, it was over $1,000 that needed to be paid very shortly. At the end of my senior year in high school my family and I our home in a fire. The school didn’t take into account this loss into my financial aid, making it an economic burden on our family. I didn’t want to burden them even more by asking them to pay for this class. But, I worked with the person who held the PR position and I was awarded some financial aid that made it possible for me to take the class and thus be on the squad.
This experience has made me want to run for the Public Relations position: I want to be able to be the mediator between the incoming class and our organization, I want to be able to find a way to make sure everybody who is chosen for the class does not have obstacles that can prevent them from reaching their full potential. With my organization and time management skills I am confident that I will be able to communicate with the…

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