Essay Questions

What is your most memorable childhood experience?In elementary school, I was selected for a program to introduce city kids to farming. I was able to experience firsthand what it is like to harvest everything one needs from the environment. It was an eye opening experience that was different from anything I knew at the time.
What immediate family member do you closely identify with and why?I closely identify with my mother. She seemed to sacrifice her goals and dreams to give me a good life. All the while, she never complained.
What character traits do you admire in an individual?I admire honesty and empathy in an individual. I believe with those traits, people can empower one another.
What is the funniest thing ever to happen to you?At one of my first office jobs, I was leaning back in my chair in my cubicle. I leaned back too far, and fell making a loud noise which everyone in the office heard. When they all came over, I was still sprawled out on the floor saying "I'm fine," while in my head I was so embarrassed.
If time and money were not an issue, where would you travel and why?I would travel to Peru. The intact ancient culture and environment seems fascinating.
When and if you ever have children, what would you like to pass on to them?When I have children, I would pass on information to help them experience life to the fullest.