The Future

Tristan Wise

University of Texas

-university of Texas has over 50,000 students

-campus is 350 acres      

-18 colleges and schools

-"being required to live on campus just doesn't make sense for ut"-Michelle Wise

-was founded in 1883 on a 40 acre plot of land

Social/Traditions

-ut has a great football teams and have one 4 national championships

-Greek life is abig part of social life at ut

-over a 1000 student organizations to join

-Bevo who made his first appearance in 1916 was held as goodluck and stayed since

-the ut tower glows orange after athletic victories or other student achievements

University of California at Santa Barbara

-has over 18,000 students                 - founded in 1909

-37000 dollar out of state tuition       -44% acceptance rate

- is ranked 41 out of other national university's

Social/Traditions

-"undies run" Wednesday of finals week students run around campus in underwear

-mascot is the gauchos after a Mexican cowboy movie

-is an extreme party school with progressive alcohol/drug info on their website

-"isla vista"the area surrounding the school is where 60% of students live

-is ranked as the #1 college for social experience

Firefighting

-firefighters deal with all types of emergencies not just fires

-firefighters work 24 hour shifts and sleep at the fire station

-average salary is 31,000 dollars a year

-firefighters are required to attend fire academy and learn fire safety

Traditions/Social

-many fire stations get Dalmatians as a common firehouse tradition

- fire trucks are generally painted red as a sign of firefighting

-firefighters are encouraged to be a team and have to work together

-they eat sleep and train together and this makes them bond

-"this career has brought depth,value, and appreciation of life"-Tristin Wise

Works Cited

"A Day in the Life of a Firefighter." A Day in the Life of a Firefighter. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Apr. 2014."Diversity." Home. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Apr. 2014."Life of the Party." UCSB. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Apr. 2014.N.p., n.d. Web."University of California--Santa Barbara." U.S. News & World Report. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Apr. 2014."The University of Texas Austin." StudentsReview. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Apr. 2014."Welcome to UC Santa Barbara." Welcome to UC Santa Barbara. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Apr. 2014.

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