Getter – Do not join the military, go to college if you can! II. Motivation for Listening – A major controversy in today’s society is there any value for a high school graduate to continue his or her higher education or should they join the armed forces. III. Establish Credibility – According to the article joining the military to pay for college carries serious risks, “It seems it is not just this writer’s humble opinion, but rather a general consensus that joining the military for the sole purpose
about the U.S. military because of how many risks come with joining it. However, the U.S. military also explains the benefits that one could receive. Joining the military is a decision that should not be taken lightly. One must understand all aspects of the military. In order for a voter to be fully informed about joining the US military, one must consider both the risks, like mental illnesses and commitment and benefits, like education, and experience. 1. Risks of Joining the Military: Mental Illnesses
Age, 1). But reports later showed an increase in teenage car accidents in states with a lower MLDA; these states soon changed the MLDA back to 21. One of the biggest pros would be that the age of 18 is the age of adulthood. “This gives a person the right to vote, serve jury duties, sign contracts, smoke
Although it has a predominantly male identity, the military has many female characteristics. Being a member of the military requires “collective action, organization, submissiveness, obedience, fidelity, and cooperation” which are all considered to be feminine qualities (Matthews 2009). Women have indirectly been involved in combat for many years as nurses and other medical personnel which are all exposed to combat during war. The Army’s policy definition of direct combat includes “engaging an enemy
Sally. Graph 1: Superintendent versus Military Retirement Pay Comparisons Conclusion It appears Susie made the correct career choice in regards to happiness, pay, benefits, and retirement pay. However, it is important to remember money is not everything and those who teach as well as those who are in the military must have a passion for their career choice and a desire to serve their country and/or community. Long term, the military has pros and cons, but in Susie’s case it has provided more
Critical Thinking Reflection Will receiving a college degree improve my career opportunities? This particular question is a question that I believe I have thought about a million times in my head. Before enrolling and attending a University, one of my main worries was being able to go for a degree that will allow me to step up and have more advantages when dealing with different career opportunities. Now that I have chosen a career field now I look on how I can go about improving my career searches
these programming languages. The internet was born in 1960’s and the first website which could transfer information from one computer to another was made in 1981. Since the internet was not very fast before not a lot could be made available, but it was still reliable, and hence was used by military, scientists, educators, government and doctors. Mosaic founded in 1990’s was the first commercial browser that allowed people to access online content. The Hypertext concept was created by Ted Nels...
proposal as a joke as it was intended. Instead, he immediately visualized Students for Suicide Tablets (SST). Justifying the existence of such an odd, morbid group of students caused a major logistical problem: how to find members who would consider joining. Salzman had a group of activist friends, but he was tired of long meetings and the apathy of his peers about the seriousness of nuclear war. Many were diligent in 1981 and 1982 about circulating anti-nuclear weapons petitions around campus and attending