Nathanial Garrod

Grad School Finals and Star Trek

One of the questions on my final was to define, describe and apply the 1991 edition of Cross’ Model of Psychological Nigrescence. So I started writing my essay from the end backwards because I could not remember the first two stages. I knew stage 1 was pre-“something” and stage 2 was the “something.”

I did know that it started with an E. I couldn’t remember what it was. Finally, as I was writing, I decided to write down E-words that I knew it was not. Eventually, I got to Enterprise. Enterprise connected to Star Trek and Jean-Luc Picard who was the captain of the Enterprise-D in The Next Generation. The first episode of Next Generation was the… Of course! It suddenly dawned on me that the word I was looking for was Encounter.


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This entry was posted on May 2, 2012 by in Education, Events, Memories, Student Affairs and tagged , .


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