In Love Medicine, author Louise Erdrich ’76 writes, ”Society is like this card game here, cousin. We got dealt our hand before we were even born, and as we grow we have to play as best as we can.” Describe your ”hand” and reflect on how you have played it.
What historical moment or event do you wish you could have witnessed?
Short Answer: Hashtag to describe yourself
Due to a series of clerical errors, there is exactly one typo (an extra letter, a removed letter, or an altered letter) in the name of every department at the University of Chicago. Oops! Describe your new intended major. Why are you interested in it and what courses or areas of focus within it might you want to explore? Potential options include Commuter Science, Bromance Languages and Literatures, Pundamentals: Issues and Texts, Ant History… a full list of unmodified majors ready for your editor’s eye is available here: https://collegeadmissions.uchicago.edu/academics/majors-minors.
What do you hope will change about the place where you live?
For whom are you responsible? (University of Notre Dame)
UVA students paint messages on Beta Bridge when they want to share information with our community. What would you paint on Beta Bridge and why is this your message?
“Become what you are not yet” – Saint Augustine
When you daydream, who do you hope to become in the future?
You have a popular podcast. What’s the title? What’s the topic?
You are teaching a Yale course. What is it called?