He changed his name at the âge of seventeen and at the specific moment that witnessed the beginning of his career. Scott Fitzgerald was an ambitious young man. He became a young virgin because he was not interessed in girls because they were hysterical about things which in his overwhelming himself. He took for granted. His heart was in unsteady. His future glory led him. He studied at the small Lutheran College of St Olaf's in southern Minnesota. He stayed there two weeks, he became janitor to get enough money to pay his way back to Lake Superior. He got sent to sea on a yacht to make journalist in 1902. He was posting truth and the arranged lasted 5 years.