First Year in Review

I started freshman year right out of high school, not knowing what to expect but hoping for the best. I came out more self-aware, knowledgeable, and responsible. The journey was challenging, but everything that happened helped me learn and grow as a person. Looking back, I truly believe I made the most of my experience, and I wouldn’t change a thing.
This past year I learned which major I want to pursue. I came in thinking it was computer engineering, but through my classes and through conversations with advisors and professors, I realized that I actually want to study computer science. Programming is what I really enjoy, and I feel that learning this early on and changing my major to focus on that passion is significant. Studying something that I love will go a long way academically, because I will by truly interested in what I’m learning. Professionally, I will enjoy my work, so I will put my best effort forth to improve myself.

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