Anger? Happiness? HAPPYNESS 9.18.17 Isabella Arruda September 3, 2018 ~ I always wanted to go to grad school, according to my first grad school app that I didn't submit. It is my dream to attend to graduate school. School has always been very important to me and is something I do not take lightly. I pride myself for only having been absent less than 10 times in high school. In college I have made it a habit to attend each class. I am proud to say I have less than one absence per semester. It would be a great accomplishment for me as I would be the first in my family to take a leap into obtaining a higher education. Throughout my time spent in college I have developed a great sense of self. Though I am always learning new characteristics about my performance, my strengths and weaknesses, but at the end of every class I leave feeling better about my role in society. In my opinion I believe that education is one of the best paths we can take to better our lives. Everyday I am in college I am learning new material and because of that I am becoming an informed individual. I do my best to engage in conversation during class time to invest in the material and really take the time to articulate and conceptualize what I am learning. I am so grateful for how far my education has brought me. I have a greater understanding of society, human behavior, and individual psychology. I am confident that learning more about psychology and human behavior in general would benefit my ability to help others going forward. It is my passion to help people find awareness, coping mechanisms, and feel confident in their own lives. I know that graduate school will onl ......A rough draft.