Entering first-year students will use this form to turn in their 400-500 word personal reflection on
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. Please write your reflection in Microsoft Word, and then copy/paste the text into the box below.
After reading the book, please write on one of the prompts listed below. There is no specific formula or structure. Your reflection should be well-written, candid, and demonstrate thoughtful engagement with the book.
If you and Starr were friends starting your first year at TCU, how might your experiences on campus be similar? How might they be different? Be sure to approach this as a friend who is familiar with Starr’s experiences both at home in Garden Heights and at
What does "THUG" life stand for and what does this phrase mean to Starr and her family?
Starr spends each day navigating physical and metaphorical obstacles as she travels from home to school and back again. What obstacles did she help you see that you did not notice before? What strategies did she use that are important to consider when coming
Please copy/paste your reflection here.
If you would like, you may also choose to upload a copy of your reflection here. Documents should be saved in the following format, Lastname, Firstname.doc