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Persuasive Speech

Name: Mya Washam Topic: Corporal Punishment Specific Purpose: To inform the audience about the negative effects of corporal punishment on children and introduce alternative methods of discipline Central…

Corporal Punishment Essay

Mya Washam Dane Galloway ENG 101 18 Nov 2018 Corporal Punishment: Should It Be Legal Corporal punishment is currently legally implemented K-12 in fifteen states in America. Corporal…

Designing an Ad

For our November 2018 issue of DWNTWN magazine I designed an advertisement for Phenix Marble. This is a company that a dad of one of our students, Stefan,…

Animal Watercolors

In September 2018 I was commissioned by Mrs. Stroup to do watercolor paintings of woodland animals. I painting a black bear, a raccoon, a white-tailed deer, an opossum,…

Informative Speech

In my public speaking course at OTC for our third speech we were to inform the audience on a topic of our choosing. Given this opportunity I chose…

Personal Philosphy Essay

My second assignment in my English 101 class at OTC was to write an essay on how we perceive the world and why. We had to dig deep…

Diagnostic Essay

My first assignment in my English 101 class at OTC was to read the essay Compassion and the Individual by the Dalai Lama and then record our thoughts on…

College Application Essay

When applying to The University of Tulsa one of the requirements is to write an essay. There were two topics to choose from, I forget what the other…

Demonstration Speech

In my public speaking class at OTC we were given the assignment to give a speech demonstrating how to do something or how something works. I chose how…

Introductory Speech

I have been taking a public speaking class (COM105) at Ozark’s Technical Community College. For our first speech we were supposed to give a brief introduction of ourselves…

World History

  Who: This was a group lecture-based class lead by Mr. Misterovich. The expert was Mr. Misterovich, he used wikipedia for most of the lecture. I did not…

Jack the Ripper Presentation

For the April U.talks I chose the topic of Jack the Ripper. I spent a lot of time researching all the details of the case and 8 main…

Admissions Committee

For the duration of the 2017-2018 School year I have been an active member of U.School’s admissions committee. The members of the committee are students and staff of…

Yearbook Team

This year I was part of the Yearbook team. We designed the yearbook on TreeRing, which is a straightforward program that offers a lot of cute stickers to…

Poetry Class

First Class: We were asked to choose two poems that we liked, including songs. We read them aloud in class and explained why we liked them. I chose…

black out poetry

We were given the prompt of creating black out poetry for the February Art Walk. There was a big pile of newspaper to choose from and I picked…

CrossFit Pamphlet Designs

I designed two informational pamphlets for a Crossfit events. This is what I would like to do for a living so the practice is great and boosts my…

Balance in Design

For my march u.talk along with my two dimensional design class I presented on balance in design. Below are my slides along with my notes. balance BALANCE balance…

Keith Haring

Keith Haring was an American contemporary and pop artist. His work grew in popularity during the 1980’s in New York City. Keith Haring was born on May 4,…

Dogs of Downtown: March

With Chloe and Cozette Carper we put together an article about Winston who’s owners are Dan Griffin of Springfield iPhone repair and his girlfriend. In late September Chloe…

Stick it in Your Ear Article

With the help of my friend Dani Freeman we interviewed Wes, the owner of the music store, Stick it in Your Ear. We set up a time to…

Taking the Citizenship Test

Mr. Misterovich offered a class to study for the US citizenship test. I didn’t get to take it because the time he taught it was usually when I…

Filing my 2017 taxes

For the first time ever along with the help of my Mom I filed my 2017 taxes. I used the free version of turbotax. I don’t quite understand…

February Art Walk

I participated in the February art walk at U.School. The theme was delivery and I created pieces that correspond. A delivery Photography Mya Washam, 2018   Artist’s Statement:…

Presenting at Field Elementary

On February 13th, 2018 I presented to a class of fifth graders at Field Elementary. They are studying biodiversity in school right now and asked U.School if any…