Hofstra University

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  • Hofstra University For Me Analysis

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    I believe that Hofstra University is perfect for me. But I am not a part of the Admissions committee at Hofstra University. So I am going to tell you why I believe why Hofstra is right for me. Instead of simply telling you, I’m going to guide you through by quotes. Each of my points for why Hofstra University is right for me will begin with a quote. Each quote is a piece of advice an important figure has given me throughout the years. Quote 1: “Kala, don’t be afraid to stop and ask for help

  • Hofstra University Research Paper

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    I find Hofstra university particularly appealing due to its principle of P.R.I.D.E. While pride to many is considered the deadliest of the seven sins, Hofstra has taken this dangerous and dogmatic concept, and converted it into a tool to create a vibrant campus for curious minded students like myself. In particular, I find the aspect Personal/Social responsibility extremely encouraging! As a student, I want to develop and mature in an environment where open minded students not only care about their

  • Personal Narrative: My Trip To Hofstra University

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    always known that I would attend Hofstra University, since practically everyone in my family graduated from Hofstra. Growing up I vividly remember everyone wearing their blue and yellow sweatshirts representing their Hofstra pride. I always envied them, and since then I have always known Hofstra was the school for me. Now when I have finally come of age to apply to schools it felt like a "no-brainer" to apply. Yet when I began researching the university I found that Hofstra is truly the perfect match for

  • Why I Want To Go To Hofstra University

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    wish to apply to, but when Hofstra University comes up, people ask me, “why do you want to apply to Hofstra University?” I say there are infinite reasons why I wish to go to Hofstra. The number one reason being that it is really close to home. Hofstra is an excellent school - one of the best schools in New York. Hofstra has over a 100 distinct majors and minors to choose from ranging from Biology to Engineering to American Studies. I plan to major in Biology, and Hofstra is the best for my major because

  • Hofstra University Analysis

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    There are many reasons why I am applying to Hofstra University, but three in particular compelled me to do so; the beautiful campus, highly regarded school of business and family. I was first introduced to Hofstra in November of 2014 when I traveled with my Grandparents to attend my cousin's first collegiate basketball game. As a result of my first visit, I had a desire to learn more about the university and knew that it could possibly be a good fit for me when I began my college search.

  • Personal Narrative: My High School Experience At Hofstra University

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    true beauty of the entire educational picture. Hofstra University, miraculously, superimposes the field of Natural sciences and Humanities and develops new understandings in student’s philosophy, ambitions, and traditions. Living in Hempstead, I have the privilege of integrating Hofstra’s campus and amenities as an extension of my high school experience. Just last year, for instance, a few peers and I were invited to the presidential debate at Hofstra; we conversed with media outlets, professors,

  • The Person I Picked For My Assignment

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    The person I picked for my assignment was a women I work with, Jenny. She must accomplish many duties throughout the day. Jenny is in charge of making sure everything runs smoothly at the University Relations office at Hofstra Hall. She has a student aid secretary to help her with phone calls and small tasks. Jenny takes most of the calls herself and sets appointments or meetings for everyone in the office. She is also in charge of ordering all office supplies, cross checking names and addresses

  • Why I Choose Hofstra University

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    I am applying to Hofstra because I believe that the university can help me achieve my goals. From the time I was a young child, I knew I wanted to go into the medical field. While there is a long and difficult road ahead of me, I am sure that attending Hofstra University will help me go down that road. I believe that Hofstra will challenge me academically. The Pre-Medical Studies major involves taking several science and math classes, subjects that many people find difficult. This will push me to

  • Bernard Madoff Financial Scandal Controversy

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    regulations implemented after the scandal, and my views on the outcome of the scandal. Bernard Madoff was born April 29th, 1928 in Queens, New York. He grew up as a son of two Jewish parents, one of which was a stockbroker. He graduated from Hofstra University in 1960 with a degree in Political Science and then moved on to attend Brooklyn Law School where he dropped out to start and pursue his own company, Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC. The firm was started with an initial fund of

  • Types Of White Collar Crimes

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    scheme. Bernard claims that he started it in 1992 but research has showed it possible could have been started in the 60’s. Bernard Madoff was born was born on April 29, 1938 in Queens, New York. He attended Hofstra University and majored in Political Science. He later on graduated from Hofstra in 1960. He later on enrolled at Brooklyn Law School but he did not stay there for long. After leaving Brooklyn Law School Bernard and his wife Ruth started his investment firm called Bernard L. Madoff Investment