Why were you inspired to act? What did you learn from your effort? How did your actions benefit others, the wider community or both? Did you work alone or with others to initiate change in your community?
8. Beyond what has already been shared in your application, what do you believe makes you stand out as a strong candidate for admissions to the University of California?
Things to consider: If there’s anything you want us to know about you, but didn’t find a question or place in the application to tell us, now’s your chance. What have you not shared with us that will highlight a skill, talent, challenge or opportunity that you think will help us know you better?
The cell phones have made a significant impact on the social life of people. Apart from voice and text services, some cell phones have cameras, alarm clock, and radio and allow access to the internet. Youths take advantage of some of these features in a positive manner to organize and maintain social contacts with friends and relatives. They also heavily utilize social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Skype for entertainment. In the recent years, cell phones carry out mobile money transactions whereby the SIM card is the unique personal identifier. Banks have also made it easier for their customers to access their accounts, check balances, and receive bank statements from their phones.
Before maturity was hatched, I used to hate such life. But when I met a friend in High School, let me tell you that he’s real but would rather leave him anonymously, I started to tell him all that I hated in my life. For the first time I’ve never felt any comfort. It’s like finding a home outside that room where I have lived for nineteen long years. I told him everything including the deepest agony I’ve had for being reared the way my parents did. He positively motivated me to speak my heart and despite all the sadness, be still and positive. He counseled me and I am a changed man.