The creation of "Mr. Moore" : a memoir : an honors thesis (HONRS 499)

Cardinal Scholar

Show simple item record

dc.contributor.advisor Unseld, Charles T. en_US Moore, Matthew K. en_US 2011-06-06T19:13:38Z 2011-06-06T19:13:38Z 2004 en_US 2004
dc.identifier.other A-309 en_US
dc.description.abstract As I stand on the verge of graduating from college, I can't help but think about my high school graduation. I never in a million years would have guessed that I would end up at Ball State University, with a degree in Elementary Education.My goal in this thesis is to let you inside my head and my life as I traveled along aimlessly from college to college without a true direction. What events and experiences have shaped me into the person that I am today?I will begin the thesis by informing my reader of what a memoir is. After introducing memoirs, I will introduce myself, my family, and give a brief background of my life. I will take the reader on a bumpy ride beginning with my senior year in high school, and ending with my college graduation in Muncie, Indiana. The reader will witness what experiences led me to enroll, and attend, four different universities. Because a memoir focuses on not what is going on, but how it shapes the writer, I will explain my thoughts and feelings throughout the past six years.AcknowledgementsI would first like to thank my parents for having me, without them I wouldn't be here today.Also, I would like to thank Mr. Charles Unseld for his assistance and support with this project. Thank you for encouraging me to reflect on my past experiences and create a memoir.Finally, thank you so much to Krista at the Writing Desk. Together, we took my past six years and created an Honors thesis. I couldn't have done it without you!
dc.description.sponsorship Honors College
dc.format.extent 41 leaves ; 30 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Education, Elementary. en_US
dc.title The creation of "Mr. Moore" : a memoir : an honors thesis (HONRS 499) en_US
dc.type Undergraduate senior honors thesis Thesis (B.?.)
dc.identifier.cardcat-url en_US

Files in this item

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

  • Undergraduate Honors Theses [5928]
    Honors theses submitted to the Honors College by Ball State University undergraduate students in partial fulfillment of degree requirements.

Show simple item record

Search Cardinal Scholar


My Account