My Personal Statement With My Friend Stacy Essay

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My personal commitment was with my friend Stacy. She has been my friend since my freshman year in college, but through the years we have slowly distanced ourselves from each other due to different classes and busy schedules. We were as close as sisters and now, in our last semester as juniors, have not seen each other since sophomore year. We occasionally text each other 3 or 4 times a month, which is different from 3 or 4 times a week like we did our first year of college. My commitment was to change my attitude from being distant and busy, to one that was cheerful and supportive. My commitment was also to make time to see her face-to-face and talk to her in hopes of becoming closer to each other, like we were in our freshman year. My second commitment was my professional commitment with my cognitive psychology professor and my classmates. The class was a once a week, 3 hour night class that I dreaded going to because it was at the end of the day and I was tired. It was hard to concentrate on the lectures because of the complex and difficult subject of cognitive psychology; and no one spoke to each other at my table, which did not help with my disinterest in the class. My commitment was to change my attitude toward the class and come in everyday with a cheerful attitude instead. My commitment was also to be engaged in class and talk to the professor and classmates in hopes of making the class easier and enjoyable. I had to figure out a way to incorporate a new attitude,…

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