Essay On Goals In College

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My Goal in college was to find the best field of study that would combine my love for culture and government. I found it when I started to receive information about International law. I am currently a senior attending Houston Baptist University, pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Government and a minor in Latin American studies. In addition to this degree, I plan to pursue a dual degree while attending law school in the fall with a focus on international law/Relations. Courses such as Foreign Policy and Latin American revolutions and reforms has given me the tools to adapt to not only the way the U.S. government works, but also the structure of other countries. With a growing passion for culture I have focused on gaining levels of proficiency in Spanish by taking multiple Spanish classes in both the cultural and political realm.
During college, I was a member and competed on the HBU Mock Trial team, which has aided me to being able to think quickly on my feet. I am also apart of the HBU Pre-Law Society and have made the Dean’s list. My academic life is very important to me, however I feel that community service is also equally important. During my time volunteering with Vita Living Inc, I gained a vast amount of experience working with individuals from different backgrounds.
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Right before entering college I created a recycling program that would show individuals with disabilities how to recycle and the benefits in doing so. My main goal with this project was to spread awareness of saving our earth, showing that no matter what situation you are in you can learn and be involved in the process. Enacting this project gave me the confidence to believe in my dreams of helping all people regardless of background be a part of shaping their own system. I also volunteer with the World Youth foundation. Their main goal is to promote growth within the youth community regardless of
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