Tuesday, November 8

Crossed Fingers for the Last Semester



Two universities. Three courses. Five years. After everything that I've been through in college, I think March 2012 is the right month for me to graduate. I don't plan to extend it any longer. All that I want is to give mom and dad my diploma as soon as possible. Nothing is more important than making them feel happy and proud. I know, deep in my heart, that they deserve it.

Ever since I started studying for college, I never heard them demand anything from me. When I chose to take BS Biology at the University of the Philippines in Mindanao, they agreed and supported me with my decision. That time, I really wanted to become a Biologist or a Medical Doctor. But having attended the classes and performed lab experiments, I began to realize that it wasn't meant for me. So, I asked my parents if I could transfer to another university and shift to a new course. Again, without long negotiations, they granted my wish. I was enrolled at Ateneo de Davao University under the School of Business and Governance. I took up BS Accountancy which I started to really love. However, somewhere along the way, I experienced things I never wanted to. After a year of being an Accountancy student, I decided to shift again for a new course which is BS in Commerce and Management Accounting. Again, my parents backed up for the new decision I made. They never stopped believing in me despite all the inconsistencies that I had for the previous years.

To return all the good things my parents did for me, I promise myself that BSC-MA is going to be my final degree. So far, everything has been running smoothly and I only have one semester to go.  Hopefully, I will be able to finally attend my own graduation ceremony. As the title says, "Crossing fingers for the last semester." This time, I will never let anything get into the scene. I will pass the 15 units left and soon hand my diploma to the persons who never left me - Mama Gina and Papa Albert.


All my classes for the second semester are scheduled on the days of Tuesday and Thursday every week. I have no classes for the Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. My on-the-job training will also start on January 2012. This means that I could still keep an update of my blog without affecting my studies!

11 comments:

  1. Congratulations in advance! I just know that you are a suppose-to-be Biologist. I know how hard it is to be one because I too is an aspiring Biologists. Haha!

    Congrats on your chosen field may you graduate with flying colors.

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  2. Make you parents proud ;)
    You are so blessed to have resources to study in a prestigious schools.

    Good luck and pray hard!

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  3. @ Albert: Hi Albert! Thank you for the good luck :) Oo nga, ang hirap ng Bio. Pero I think it will become easier once you like it, gaya mo. :)

    Good luck din sa studies! Ikaw na naman first commenter ko. :p

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  4. @AandW: Thank you so much po Ate! Yes, I will. Hopefully. One more sem to go.

    I will certainly pray and do my best! :*

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  5. congrats to your future graduation! You won an award in my blog. Pls visit this link:

    http://activedabawenya.blogspot.com/2011/11/yehey-i-won-sunshine-award-this-year.html

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  6. Thank you so much! I will be posting about this award soon! You're the second one who gave it to me :p

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  7. Advance Congratulations Gene!

    Soar High! Hapit na jud diay ang graduation.

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  8. Algene hello! Sorry ha I'm late today natulog kasi ako the whole day due to migraine.

    What can I say but wowwwwwwwwww.....
    It's everybody's dream to finally get that diploma. That's the prize for all your sacrifices all through these years. You're lucky having supportive parents around.

    I won't congratulate you but your parents...they were able to raise a wonderful daughter..beauty and brains and having a good heart!

    Thumbs up! May you graduate with flying colors!

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  9. Congrats! Ilang buwan na lang yun at graduate ka na!

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  10. oh wow, whatever you do, do it well. good luck with everything.

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