Seung Hui Cho Essays and Term Papers

  • Tragedy

     Seung-Hui Cho killed 32 people in a massacre at Virginia Tech. He moved to the U.S.A from South Korea when he was about 8. Seung-Hui Cho was portrayed to be cold and very shy. As a young child his parents thought he may have autism and mute, or even mentally ill. In high school Cho was teased for...

    Premium | 482 Words | 2 Pages

  • Life Course of a Mas Murderer

    Virginia college. Seung-Hui Cho a 23 year old South Korean alone executed the killing of 33 people by securing colleges doors to prevent escape of any students. Events such as these are truly tragic and devastating to all involved. By gathering background information about Seung-Hui Cho, we can effectively...

    Premium | 792 Words | 3 Pages

  • Virginia Tech Massacre

    still so many people are able to acquire these items and use them for their own ill will. Due to the previous lack in gun control in the US, Cho Seuing-Hui was able to massacre 33 people at Virginia Tech University on April 17, 2007, despite the fact he had clearly been an unstable candidate for...

    Premium | 1861 Words | 5 Pages

  • Gun Control & Mentall Illness

    mentally ill student Cho Seung Hui should result in the passage of new gun laws or change in other states’ policies regarding the purchase of guns. In the report of review panel one of the key findings was “Cho purchased two guns in violation of federal law. The fact in 2005 Cho had been judged to be...

    Premium | 1424 Words | 4 Pages

  • Seung Ho Chui

    Professor Brown September 18, 2013 Seung-Hui Cho: Slipped Through the Cracks One of the worst mass murders in history happened on April 16, 2007 at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, in Blacksburg Virginia. English major, Seung Hui Cho began a killing spree that would end...

    Premium | 450 Words | 2 Pages

  • Gun Shooting on American Campus

    campus? The tragic shootings at Virginia Tech on April 16, 2007 shocked the nation. It was the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Seung-Hui Cho, 23, male, who had a history of psychiatric problems, killed two fellow students in a dormitory on April 16, then took a detour to mail a hate-filled...

    Premium | 1380 Words | 4 Pages

  • Virginia tech massacre

     The Virginia Tech massacre ‘’You caused me to do it …’’ – Seung-Hui Cho ...

    Premium | 1354 Words | 4 Pages

  • College Campus Safety

    massacre took place on April 16, 2007. Cho Seung-Hui was a senior English major from Korea and only 23 years of age. Seung-Hui open fire on his fellow classmates and professors killing 32 people and wounding several more. ("Virginia Tech".) When it was all over, Seung-Hui shot and killed himself with a single...

    Premium | 1484 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Mental Mind Set of the Virginia Tech. Shooter

    Abnormal Psych. 20, November 2009 Seung-Hui Cho When trying to determine the mind state of a person involved in a catastrophic event such as the Virginia Tech shooting it is difficult. Adding onto that difficulty is that the person that we are interested in, Seung-Hui Cho, committed suicide. Therefore...

    Premium | 1327 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Virginia Tech Massacre

    Tech Massacre On April 16th, 2007 on the campus of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, America’s deadliest random act of violence occurred. Seung-Hui Cho shot and killed thirty-two people and wounded 15 others. After the attacks he later shot and killed himself which makes the total amount of deaths...

    Premium | 1267 Words | 4 Pages

  • School Shootings: an Analysis

    from the inside) and quickly made their way to the second floor, where they heard gunshots. Upon arrival at the scene, they found that the gunman, Seung-Hui Cho, had shot and killed himself, after killing 32 other people and wounding several more. ("Virginia Tech".) Before continuing, it is necessary to...

    Premium | 1941 Words | 6 Pages

  • Sueng-hui Cho

    either before treatment kicks in or before seeking treatment.(APA, 2013, 165). Seung-Hui Cho was one adult with major depressive disorder that killed 33 people before taking his own life instead of seeking treatment. Seung-Hui Cho was born in South Korea on January 18, 1984. (BBC News, 2007). Living in South...

    Premium | 1263 Words | 4 Pages

  • Virginia Massacre

    have it anymore. This event is unbelievable, but which is more unbelievable and sad is; this massacre was done by a 23 years old student called Seung-Hui Cho. What wrong with this man? Why did he do the thing like this? What happen to his life and let him make the decision to kill his classmate and teacher...

    Premium | 1286 Words | 3 Pages

  • Patient Confidentiality: Changing the Rules for Modern Duty to Warn

    prominent and more important than assigning blame for the failure of Virginia Polytechnic Institute to identify and prevent the killing rampage of Cho Seung-Hui. Since the attack at Columbine High School, just 12 miles from the Aurora shooting, the nation's attention, and even the world's, has focused on...

    Premium | 3207 Words | 9 Pages

  • Virginia Tech Shooting

    events leading up to the shootings on the campus of Virginia Tech. Cho Seung Hui, 23, an English major from Korea, was identified as the person responsible for the shootings (New York Times). Many students and faculty members described Cho as a very quiet and lonely person who very seldom said anything...

    Premium | 1658 Words | 4 Pages

  • Different Criminal Justice Papers

    VIRGINIA TECH MASSACRE Seung-Hui Cho was a Korean spree killer who killed 32 people and wounded 17 others on April 16, 2007, at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia. An additional 6 people were injured jumping from windows to escape. He was a senior-level undergraduate...

    Premium | 887 Words | 3 Pages

  • VIRGINIA TECH

    massacre took place on April 16, 2007, on the campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia, United States. Seung-Hui Cho shot killed 32 people and wounded 17 others in two separate attacks, approximately two hours apart, before committing suicide. (Another 6 people...

    Premium | 728 Words | 2 Pages

  • Columbine Essay

    throughout the world. Another school shooting that was a real eye opener was at Virginia Tech by Seung-Hui Cho. “Seung-Hui Cho killed thirty-two people, plus himself, and injured seventeen.” (Cullen 348) Cho didn’t seem to relish his massacre like Eric and Dylan did, he had psychosis and didn’t even seem...

    Premium | 457 Words | 2 Pages

  • What Are the Factors That Exacerbate the Issue of School Gun Violence?

    school gun violence. On April 16, 2007, Seung-Hui Cho killed 32 people with a . 22-caliber Walther P22 semi-automatic handgun and 9 mm semi-automatic Glock 19 handgun and left about 25 others injured at Virginia Tech. (Shapira) Cho, who was previously diagnosed with severe anxiety disorder...

    Premium | 2427 Words | 6 Pages

  • Virginia Tech Shooting

    reaction? Would you be frightened? Well on April 16, 2007 this nightmare became reality for many students. Seung-Hui Cho was a 23 year old senior who attended the University of Virginia Tech. Cho was not an ordinary person, he had problems. Everything that had happened in Cho’s life had finally caught...

    Premium | 1668 Words | 5 Pages