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Science Versus Faith In Memoriam A. H. H.

- The Victorian Age, named for the queen who reigned nearly the entire century, was characterized by incredible scientific progress. Charles Darwin, for example, came forth with his treatise The Origin of Species, which advanced his radical theories of evolution and survival and rocked the pillars of traditional Christian faith in humankind's superiority to the beasts of the earth. Darwin's theories of natural selection and survival of the fittest conflicted with the story of the Creation related in the Bible....   [tags: memoriam]

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Tennyson's In Memoriam

- Tennyson's In Memoriam In Memoriam is an elegy to Tennyson's friend Arthur Hallam, but bears the hallmark of its mid nineteenth century context, 'the locus classicus of the science-and-religion debate.'Upon reflection, Hallam's tragic death has proved to be an event that provoked Tennyson's embarkation upon a much more ambitious poetic project than conventional Miltonian elegy, involving meditation upon the profoundest questions faced by mankind. Scientific advancements, most notably in the fields of geology and biology, challenged the beliefs that form the foundation of Christianity: the belief in a beneficent God responsible for creation and ensuing superintendence and the beli...   [tags: Tennyson Elogy Memoriam Essays]

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In In Memoriam

- The poem In Memoriam by Alfred Lord Tennyson comprises sections that differ in emotion, tone and appearance but are all unified by the speakers confusion about religion and new discoveries in science. Charles Darwin wrote The Origin of Species, which had many theories of evolution which include, the survival of the fittest and natural selection. These scientific developments characterized the Victorian age and confused the foundation of the Christian faith among people. The stories of the bible conflicted with the scientific facts and the people could no longer accept many of the things that the bible once said....   [tags: Literature]

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Shakespeare's Sonnet 30 and Tennyson's In Memoriam

- ... (Victorian Contexts, class notes: page 102) This era influenced Tennyson along with his poor mental state, it also mediates on the Victorians’ deepest concerns about religious doubt, such as death, creation and evolution. In Memoriam touches on many intellectual issues and the poet searches for the meaning of life and death while trying to come to terms with his sense of loss. (Victorian Context, class notes: page 110) In Memoriam reflects the struggle to reconcile traditional religious beliefs and faith which was a popular Victorian aspect of literature at the time....   [tags: comparative essay]

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Nature Imagery in Tennyson's In Memoriam and Arnold's To Marguerite--Continued and Dover Beach

- Nature Imagery in Tennyson's In Memoriam and Arnold's To Marguerite--Continued and Dover Beach Two poets who used an abundance of nature imagery in the Victorian period were Alfred, Lord Tennyson and Matthew Arnold. In Tennyson's In Memoriam, he utilizes many different aspects of nature as metaphors to describe his emotions after the death of a close friend. Arnold's poetry uses different types of water as metaphors in To Marguerite--Continued and Dover Beach. In the beginning of Tennyson's poem, he describes an old yew tree....   [tags: Comparison Compare Conatrast Essays]

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Alfred Tennyson, Charles Darwin, Charles Lyell, and

- Alfred Tennyson, Charles Darwin, Charles Lyell, and "In Memoriam" Alfred Lord Tennyson was born August 6, 1809, at Somersby, Lincolnshire. He was the fourth of twelve children. As a boy he led a very miserable and unhappy life. In 1828 Tennyson entered Trinity college, Cambridge. The most important part of his experience there was his friendship with Arthur Henry Hallam, who was the son of a well known historian. Hallam encouraged and inspired Tennyson to write. Hallam died in 1833. Tennyson published poems in 1842 which proved to be a great success and secured his position as the foremost Victorian Poet....   [tags: Tennyson Darwin Lyell Memoriam Essays]

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Stages of Greif in Memorium A.H.H. by Arthur Henry Hallum

- It is something that all suffer through. It is something that many question. It is one of the hardest things to understand and bear. It is death. Death happens everyday and is one of the hardest concepts to grasp. Each person deals with death differently, grieving uniquely, and yet, everyone can relate in the commonality of loss. Lord Tennyson, for example, dealt with the death of his beloved friend, Arthur Henry Hallam, in various stages, which he expressed in his poem In Memoriam A.H.H. When Hallam, Tennyson’s closest friend, died suddenly at the age of twenty-two, Tennyson felt as if his life had been crushed right before his eyes (Robson, Christ 1189)....   [tags: death, poem, denial]

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Maya Lin Vietnam War Memorial

- Although controversial in its inception, Maya Lin's Vietnam War Memorial adequately fulfills the vision of Jan Scruggs, who returned home wounded from the conflict in Southeast Asia at the age of 19, for a monument to his fallen comrades in arms that would "provide a symbol of acknowledgement of the courage, sacrifice, and devotion to duty of those who were among the nation's finest youth."1 Lin's work, unlike most previous military monuments, rejects the emphasis on heroics in favor of a poignant, contemplative, apolitical design which conveys an almost unbearable sense of loss....   [tags: Vietnam War Memorial]

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Multiculturalism in Mother Tongue, Memorial Day and Multiculturalism, and College Writing

- Multiculturalism in Mother Tongue, Memorial Day and Multiculturalism, and College Writing       As an American it is very important to understand the different concepts of assimilation and multiculturalism. It is these terms that differ one person from everybody else in some kind of way. Multiculturalism is a term that is just what it sounds like. It is including several cultures. According to the American Heritage dictionary, multiculturalism is " a social or educational theory or program that encourages interest in many cultures within a society rather than in only one mainstream culture....   [tags: Tongue Memorial Writing]

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The Case Study For Memorial Hospital

- The assignment for this week is a review of the case study for Memorial Hospital. The hospital is a private owned facility. Memorial has placed their concentration on quality care at low cost. According to the information provided, Memorial does not offer specialized care due to the cost attributed to specialization. The facility has the capability to treat up to 600 patients. (Vonderenbse and White, 2013) The facilities management is concerned that if they do not deliver on the quality service that they are marketing to the community, they will lose business....   [tags: Quality assurance, Total quality management]

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Memorial Hermann And Methodist For Healthcare

- MEMORIAL HERMANN OR METHODIST FOR HEALTHCARE. 2 Memorial Hermann or Methodist for Healthcare. With so many hospitals to choose from, it can be difficult to decide which one is the best choice. Many companies have websites to promote their business and make their product appealing to potential consumers. Memorial Hermann Healthcare System and Methodist Hospital System are two large hospital systems in the Houston, Texas area. Both hospital systems use their online website to appeal to potential consumers....   [tags: Health care, Health care provider, Healthcare]

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The Type Of Memorial For Luddington

- The first meeting to establish the type of memorial for Luddington was held in November 1918 and presided over by Mr. J. T. Pindar ‘to discover some way to perpetuate the memory the gallant lads who had risked all for our freedom.’ The committee, formed on the night, felt rather disappointed at the poor turn out and resolved to reschedule the meeting in the hope more people would attend. It was agreed there should be a memorial to ‘local lads’ and the choice fell between a monument or a public hall....   [tags: World War I, World War II, North Lincolnshire]

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The Australian War Memorial Of Canberra

- THE AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL The Australian War Memorial in Canberra is a fascinating place to spend time. This amazing piece of architecture is set against a backdrop of the Canberra foothills. To view the building from a short distance away as evening turns to night is a wonderful experience. It looks as though it is a building from antiquity; perhaps from the end of the Roman era. The view from the top of the steps straight down Anzac Ave is stunning. You are looking at the broad avenue to the two houses of parliament with a backdrop of the Canberra bush....   [tags: World War II, World War I, Australia, Royal Navy]

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The Korean War Veterans Memorial

- The Korean War Veterans Memorial Research Paper: The Korean War Veterans Memorial is an ominous depiction of an American squad on patrol alongside a 164 foot mural wall, to show that freedom is not free. The memorial is dedicated to those who served in the Korean War but more importantly those of them who were killed in action, are still missing in action, or were held as prisoners of war. The memorial was created by Frank Gaylord and Louis Nelson. The objective of the memorial is to remind the public of the dedication to the United States of the men and women who served in the Korean War....   [tags: World War II, Korean War, South Korea]

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The Case At The Memorial Medical Center

- According to the information from Sheri Fink’s New York Times article, in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, the Memorial Medical Center was running low on resources with care administered by exhausted doctors and nurses. In the sustained process of waiting for help and evacuations, Anna Pou, Ewing Cook, and the other doctors at the Memorial Medical Center made the controversial decision to inject several patients with drugs, which, at extraordinary high doses, are known to lead to death. In this situation, the patients who were in question were those who doctors designated as very ill and had the lowest chance for survival....   [tags: Euthanasia, Medical ethics, Death]

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Jfk Memorial And Symbolism Essay

- RuthAnne Shellabarger Comm. 320 Green Jan. 26, 2016 JFK Memorial and Symbolism  When deciding on what paper to write this option of analyzing symbols in memorials really caught my attention I personally have always been intrigued by the history and life of John F. Kennedy so of course I chose to analyze the symbolism behind his memorial. I believe I get this passion of learning about JFK’s life directly from my father; he has always been interested in the story of John F. Kennedy and was in fact was born the day the beloved president was assassinated....   [tags: John F. Kennedy, John F. Kennedy assassination]

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The New Zealand War Memorial

- GENERAL This New Zealand War Memorial, is located in the village of Matakana 67 kilometres north of Auckland central business district in the North Island of New Zealand. Originally commissioned as a War Memorial to the men of the Matakana district who gave their lives to King and Country in World War 1. In 2007 a second name plaque was added to the Memorial’s plinth by the Warkworth & Districts Returned And Services’ Association to honor those local men who lost their lives in World War 2. Since it’s dedication in 1920 this Memorial has served as a site for the annual observances of ANZAC Day (25 April) and Remembrance Day (11 November) and is a significant war memorial in the district....   [tags: World War I, World War II, Global conflicts]

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The Voice of the Stakeholders of East Memorial

- East Memorial is an elementary school consisting of grades K through fifth. The school is a part of Weld County School District Six (WCSD 6). The purpose of this paper is to identify how East Memorial Elementary School (EMES) and WCSD 6 seek to understands the voice of all stakeholders. Methods Used to Solicit Input from Stakeholders According to Baldrige, “The voice of the customer refers to your process for capturing student-and stakeholder-related information. Voice-of-the-customer processes are intended to be proactive and continuously innovative to capture stated, unstated, and anticipated student and stakeholder requirements, expectations, and desires” (2012, p....   [tags: Education]

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The Memorial Union Of The University Of California

- The Memorial Union of the University of California, Davis, is located in the Quad district. The Quad districts consist mostly of lecture halls and classrooms that surround a big grassy area, which students use as a recreational space. It consists of a big structure, which is currently under renovation, annexed with an even bigger building called the ‘Coffee House’, a type of cafeteria. Since classrooms surround it, a great number of students often go there to relax between classes, which makes it a bit chaotic....   [tags: Oxygen, Tree, Surround sound, Carbon dioxide]

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The Washington Memorial and its Reconstruction

- The Washington Monument was built between 1848 and 1884 as a tribute to George Washington's military leadership from 1775-1783 during the American Revolution. Its construction took place in two major phases, 1848-56, and 1876-84--a lack of funds, political turmoil, and uncertainty about the survival of the American Union caused the intermittent hiatus. Plans for a national monument began as early as 1783 when Congress proposed that an equestrian statue of George Washington be erected. Although the Monument was authorized by Congress, little action was taken, even after Major Peter Charles L'Enfant selected its site in his 1791 Federal City plan....   [tags: Monument, Construction]

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The Tragedy Of The 911 Memorial

- Our third class was finally approaching, we were not at the class halfway mark yet which I was very happy about. Now I can piece together why everyone who takes this class loves this class, because it is amazing AND you learn so much. The only down factor is having class on a Saturday, but that only makes it better because you do not have to rush at all. On this third day we went to Lower Manhattan. From the website itinerary, the only place I have visited before this class was the 911 memorial....   [tags: New York City, Manhattan, Ellis Island, New York]

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The Design Of Walker Memorial

- Walker Memorial, on the other hand, was built half a century earlier in 1916, to honor former MIT President, Francis A. Walker. The design of Walker is patterned after the gentlemen’s clubs in the 19th Century. Walker houses many student group offices such as the WMBR radio station and the Rainbow Lounge . The dance studio can be found on the second floor and the Walker Gym (which now is used as a examination room) can be found on the third floor. Walker is located on the east side of campus, away from the residential dorms and close to the academic buildings....   [tags: Dance, Social dance, Acro dance, Rooms]

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The Vietnam Women's Memorial Foundation

- ... The military argued that combat zones, especially the ones in South East Asia, had environments that were inappropriate for American women. One spokesman told a news reporter that women "cannot be employed at jobs that are not in conformance with the present cultural pattern of utilizing women's services in this country. The work must be psychologically and sociologically suitable." Some women, like Army Corps Director Brigadier General Elizabeth Hoisington, discouraged the deployment of women to battlefields in South East Asia, arguing that public controversy over the debate of women in war zones would halt the progress of expanding women's role in the U.S....   [tags: military women, rights, organizations]

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The Vietnam Veteran Memorial

- The Vietnam War is considered one of the most controversial and longest wars in the American history. It led to the construction of the Vietnam Veterans memorial wall in 1982, having been crafted by Maya Lin, an architecture student at Yale University. The Vietnam Veterans moving memorial wall is a national memorial located in Washington D.C. The wall contains names of servicemen who died (Killed in Action) or went missing (Missing in Action) during the Vietnam War. “The memorial comprises of three distinct parts which include three Soldiers statues, Vietnam Veterans Wall and the Vietnam Women’s Memorial” (McGuiness, 2011)....   [tags: conmemorating the fallen in Vietnam]

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

- The monument of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt honors the man who served almost four terms of office and is also known as one of America’s greatest leaders. The life of FDR (Franklin Delano Roosevelt) was first memorialized in a funeral procession that started in Georgia and ended up in Washington D.C. Hundreds of thousands of Americans observed the procession. These were people who loved him and appreciated what he did for the United States of America. “Men stood with their arms around the shoulders of their wives and mothers....   [tags: Politics, American Leaders]

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The Crazy Horse Memorial

- The Crazy Horse monument is important to the United States not only for continuing the Native American Culture, sharing their beliefs, building pride within their Nations, but in supporting their communities. The Crazy Horse Memorial is not only a fascinating monument but an essential NDN (Native term for “Indian”) institution, in a time when it is needed most. The Crazy Horse Monument is privately funded by donations and revenue that the Monument has raised over the last 64 years, through the gift shops and included Museum....   [tags: NDN]

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East Memorial Elementary School

- Analysis of East Memorial Elementary School Professional Development Activities Introduction East Memorial Elementary (EME) is consisting of Kindergarten through Fifth grades. The school is a part of Weld County School District Six (WCSD 6). The population of the school is a little over 500 students. The school is in Greeley, Colorado about an hour north from Denver. An Analysis of professional development was conducted to see how efficiently the training is changing attitudes, knowledge, and skill of the teaching staff....   [tags: Analysis, Activities, Action Plan]

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Martin Heidegger's Memorial Address

- Martin Heidegger’s memorial address, delivered in Germany in 1955, is both a call for action – not only to the people of Germany, but to the population of man across each continent – as well as a notion concerning the future of mankind. When described using elements of rhetoric, or styles rather, these very specific directions Heidegger chose to take his speech fall into two distinct but concomitant classifications: deliberative and epideictic. Concomitant in the sense that both arguments, throughout the address, are woven together masterfully and rely on one another to explain Heidegger’s assertions....   [tags: rhetorical analysis]

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The Vietnam Memorial Wall

- One of the most powerful sentiments human beings are capable of feeling is sympathy. Sympathy is the “harmony of or agreement in feeling” (Dictionary). One potential reason why one individual may feel sympathetically towards another individual would be due to a traumatic experience. The commiseration with one’s deepest sentiments such as anguish and suffering transcends the existence of two separate individuals and creates an emotional link that forms a figuratively united, compassionate entity....   [tags: Vietnam War Essays]

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Lincoln Memorial

- Washington, DC is a spectacular place. This being my first time in DC, I was in awe of everything and all the historical places I encountered. The presence of the monuments and history is what made the capitol so magnificent. Having only read about the Lincoln memorial, I never had the chance to experience the sensation of being inside such an honorable place of importance. The imposing white marble walls of the memorial and the many people surrounding it could be seen from afar. Arriving at the location, an unknown feeling came over me....   [tags: U.S. History ]

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The World Trade Center

- ... Suddenly, Flight 11 crashed into floors 93-99 of the North Tower (“Interactive 9/11 Timelines”). It killed everyone on board and hundreds of people inside the building (“Interactive 9/11 Timelines”). President George W Bush was immediately alerted of the incident (“Interactive 9/11 Timelines”). People in the South Tower started evacuating when they were hit (“Interactive 9/11 Timelines”). The Secret Service took Vice President Cheney below the White House and into the Presidential Emergency Operations Center, a Cold War-era bunker that sits below the White House (“Interactive 9/11 Timelines”)....   [tags: attacks, memorial]

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A Memorial Is A Unique Part Of An Individual Life

- A memorial is a unique part of an individual life. Its purpose is to keep remembrance of a person or an event that left a mark on the world. Memorials are a symbol of a significant time in history. It is important to society since they bring history alive throughout generations. For instance, when a parent see the excitement to learn about our history in their child’s eyes, they feel a kind of indescribable joyfulness. It articulates that memorials are hold a unique place in every individual’s heart....   [tags: September 11 attacks, World Trade Center, Al-Qaeda]

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Organizational Analysis Of Memorial Hermann Northeast

- Organizational Analysis of Memorial Hermann Northeast Memorial Hermann Northeast is a not-for-profit hospital part of the largest health system in southeast Texas; Memorial Hermann Health System. This facility is one of the 14 other hospitals surrounding the Houston area. Memorial Hermann Northeast is a 255-bed facility and it has been caring for families in the Humble, Lake Houston, and Kingwood area for more than 30 years. Additionally, Memorial Hermann Northeast serves as a healthcare provider to passengers traveling through Houston’s George Bush International Airport....   [tags: Health care, Hospital, Health care provider]

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Analysis Of Pocahontas Memorial Hospital ( Pmh )

- Healthcare being continuous process is constantly fluctuating. With the rising inflation as well as consumerism, healthcare needs are also rising at an exponential rate. Unlike, old days where healthcare processes were much more simpler in terms of technological perspective, these days to survive the market driven environment, many healthcare organizations are implementing various advanced technologies as well as techniques. This could be a challenging factor especially for the rural clinics, which usually face many difficulties, such as limited funds and working staff....   [tags: Health care provider, Health care]

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Memorial Day Thoughts

- I usually write a piece for Memorial Day. I didn’t write one this year because I had written a memorial piece just this past Veteran’s Day. But, within minutes of last week’s item posting on May 30, three things happened that made me regret my decision. First, I received word that a fellow Vietnam veteran had died a few days before. Then, I received a Memorial Day ecard from another friend. And, third, between May 31 and June 4, emails from regular readers filled my inbox wanting to know why I had not written one....   [tags: Patriotism]

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The Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C.

- The Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C. The Holocaust Memorial Museum was built to honor those who were directly affected by the Holocaust. “Never shall I forget these things, even if I am condemned to live as long as God himself. Never” Elie Wiesel (“Holocaust Encyclopedia”). While some believe the building of the museum was a political act for President Carter, others were very optimistic of the outcome. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum was a marvelous achievement for this country and those who dedicated their time and effort to this wonderful building....   [tags: a masterpiece for the US]

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Themes And Motifs Of ' Memorial And The Sound Of The Mountain '

- In the novels Counselor Ayres’ Memorial by Machado de Assis and The Sound of the Mountain by Yasunari Kawabata, there are common themes and motifs that are present in both books. There is a strong element of love (both romantic and familial) and of separation. These themes have significant effects on the characters and the plot. Both novels also present a similar message about life and the world. Although the novels have similar themes, they are expressed differently in each. One major theme in the novels Counselor Ayres’ Memorial and The Sound of the Mountain is love....   [tags: Marriage, Love, Interpersonal relationship]

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A Brief Note On The Memorial Medical Center

- Memorial Medical Center was situated “three feet below sea level, which is on one of the low points in the bowl in New Orleans (Fink, Sheri, 2009).” This hospital served as a “shelter whenever hurricanes threatened: employees would bring their families and pets, as well as coolers packed with food (Fink, Sheri, 2009).” Having 2,000 people taking shelter in this hospital on top of 200 patients, and over 600 workers in one place during a category 5 hurricane, ran a huge risk. This was not something that was assessed, because the author stated, “this is something that citizens who live around the hospital normally do during a crisis like this (Fink, Sheri, 2009).” I also do not think that indiv...   [tags: Hurricane Katrina, George W. Bush, Storm surge]

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Student and Stakeholder loyalty of East Memorial

- East Memorial is an elementary school consisting of grades K through fifth. The school is a part of Weld County School District Six (WCSD 6). The following information will identify how WCSD 6 and East Memorial Elementary School (EMES) build and keep stakeholders loyalty. This is an important part of any school organization. According to Baldrige, one organizational goal should be “…achieving such a degree of loyalty that the student or stakeholder will advocate for your organization and your programs and services” (2012, p.39)....   [tags: Education]

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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

- Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) has impacted the world nationally and internationally for their involvement and work with cancer, science, research, and medicine. A goal of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) is through extensive research and training explore new ways to treat, cure, and control cancer on a national and worldwide level. Scientist and Researchers affiliated with MSKCC take their knowledge, investigation, and research to create clinical trials, studies and new treatments for cancer nationally and worldwide which create various economic opportunities throughout the nation and world....   [tags: Health care, Health insurance]

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My Experience At Langley Memorial Hospital

- In this Learning Style essay, I reflect on an experience during my practicum where a conflict with a superior allowed me to see both the positive aspects and hindrances in my learning style. These nuances in my learning style, which I gained more insight of with the LSI and LCS, have allowed me to critically analyze how I will make my learning as a nursing student more effective. My experience with an older nurse during my practicum at Langley Memorial Hospital, along with the results of the LSI and LCS, have given me the insight to critically examine both my advantages and faults as a learner who values teamwork....   [tags: Motivation, Educational psychology, Nurse]

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My Experience At Langley Memorial Hospital

- In this Learning Style paper, I reflect on an experience during my practicum where a conflict with a superior allowed me to see both the positive aspects and hindrances in my learning style. These nuances in my learning style, which I gained more insight with from the Learning Style Inventory (LSI) and Learning Centre Survey (LCS), have allowed me to critically analyze how I will make my learning as a nursing student more effective. My experience with an older nurse during my practicum at Langley Memorial Hospital, along with the results of the LSI and LCS, have given me the perception to critically examine both my advantages and faults as a learner who values teamwork....   [tags: Motivation, Educational psychology, Nursing]

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Peel Memorial Hospital Case Study

- Unit 4: Peel Memorial Hospital Case Study Strategic Human Resources Management February 27, 2014 Professor Dr. Lizzie Ngwenya Scoburg Introduction The purpose of this paper is to discuss various issues within the company of Peel Memorial hospital and their performance management skills. The main focus will be why the company was not meeting its goals. A brief summary of the company background will be given along with a description of the major issues that the company had....   [tags: Strategic Human Resources Management]

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I Want A Simple Memorial Service

- Something happens to a person once they turn 40…they start thinking more about death. Yes, no one likes to talk about it but it’s one of the guarantees of life. I began thinking about simple things at first. Like what kind of burial and funeral do I want. And How am I going to pay for it. These are important questions especially as I have three children. I don’t want them to have to decide these things while they are grieving. These were fairly easy questions for me to answer. One I want to be cremated fairly cheap for funeral costs....   [tags: Family, Grandparent, The Huffington Post]

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Market Analysis : Pocahontas Memorial Hospital

- Market Analysis Summary Pocahontas Memorial Hospital (PMH), in the southwest region of West Virginia in Pocahontas County (see Appendix A) covering 942 square miles, is looking at the feasibility of opening a satellite health clinic (CSU-Global, 2016). PMH is a 25-bed, level-4 trauma center, and has a rural health clinic located within the hospital, offering laboratory services, immunizations, disease management, and monthly specialty clinics (cardiology, podiatry, and nephrology). Some of the obstacles the county is currently facing are a shortage of healthcare providers, only one hospital, PMH, and one nursing home, Pocahontas Center....   [tags: Health, Health care, Medicine, Managed care]

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Chapel Hill 's Memorial Hall

- Chapel Hill’s Memorial Hall hosted performing artist Chris Thile on September 12th to delight a full house with a comedic, live, musical performance featuring himself. Appearing as a one-man-show, Thile stood simply on stage with his mandolin around his neck and a microphone in front of him to capture his witty banter and southern vocals. Throughout the course of the night, technical errors threatened to detract from the show but Thile took them in stride as he worked the mishaps gracefully into his act....   [tags: Performance, Music, Performing arts, Audience]

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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington DC The holocaust was the systematic persecution and murdered of millions of Jews by the Nazis. There are only few periods of time in history that are darker or more shocking than the Holocaust. Under the regime of Hitler in the early 1930s, Germans believed that they were racially superior and the Jews inferior, which conduct the Nazis to (easily) kill 8.5 millions of Jews. The holocaust is marked by the image of Adolf Hitler. However, before Hitler raised to the power, Germany was still humiliated by their defeat in the World War One....   [tags: Nazi Germany, The Holocaust, Adolf Hitler]

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The U.S National World War II Memorial

- Americans have often used art to symbolize the relationship between themselves and their history. Therefore, art is used to honor and remember someone or an event where people died, through a memorial. As an example, The National World War II Memorial is a memorial to honor and remember the people who served in World War II. The success or failure of a memorial depends on how well it represents the image that people have of a certain person or event. Especially in America because they find the construction of a national monument so controversial that no memorial has been erected in the National Mall without a discussion....   [tags: U.S. History ]

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Jefferson Memorial and the Pantheon

- Jefferson Memorial and the Pantheon The Jefferson Memorial is a testimonial to the past, present, and future of the United States. Its architecture, like most neo-Classical buildings, gives a sense of permanence. This permanence has a history far older than many would suspect. Centuries ago and thousands of miles away a building was erected that would later become the model for which many other buildings, including the Jefferson Memorial, are based upon. This building is the Roman Pantheon. Though the Jefferson Memorial borrows the basic form and elements from the Pantheon, the Memorial has distinctive differences from its predecessor....   [tags: Architecture Compare Contrast Essays]

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Mount Rushmore National Memorial: A Shrine of Democracy

- ... The four presidents who were carved on this monument were George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, and Thomas Jefferson. Mount Rushmore is opened all year round with no entrance fee. The main idea of carving out these presidents was to emphasize how the country started and to give thanks to those people who helped it grow and become the nation it is today. As people tour Mount Rushmore Memorial, they are able to walk along the presidential trial that leads them to the four presidents....   [tags: monument, carved, presidents]

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Analysis Of Maya Lou 's Vietnam Veterans Memorial

- “In memory of the men and women who served in the Vietnam War and later died as a result of their service. We honor and remember their sacrifice”(“Vietnam War in Memory”). This simple inscription stands at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in recognition of the names who are not able to join the walls with their fellow soldiers. The memorial as a whole contains the names of deceased Vietnam veterans, and stands tall for people to view and remember their friends and relatives who fought diligently in the war....   [tags: Vietnam War, Cold War, South Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh]

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America Needs a Memorial to Slavery

- America Needs a Memorial to Slavery Slavery in the United States is one of the major atrocity incidents in American history. Slavery has been abolished many, many years ago but the effects of slavery still linger in American society today. I believe America needs to reconcile for the effects of slavery, rather than slavery in general. All around the world, there have been many atrocities devastating many people. We all understand that atrocities are horrid and inhumane, but there are few benefits from them even though this may sound disrespectful; it increases the awareness in degrees in harm if one individual possess power and how those powers are used unconsciously, by other societies....   [tags: Argumentative Persuasive Essays]

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The Mental Health Care At Rogers Memorial Hospital

- With more than fifteen years of experience, Stacy McGauvran-Hruby is the Director of Marketing (DOM) at Rogers Memorial Hospital. Although she has only been in this position for three years it is not her first DOM position. She has held DOM positions at the University of Iowa Health Care, Geisinger Health System and Lancaster General Health. Her degree in mass communication and international studies has helped her succeed in these roles. Rogers Memorial Hospital is a nonprofit organization that offers mental health care treatments for people of all ages....   [tags: Marketing, Psychology]

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The Creator of Mount Rushmore National Memorial Park

- The Mount Rushmore National Memorial Park is one of the world's largest sculptural and engineering projects. In 1923, a historian named Doane Robinson came up with the original idea for Mount Rushmore as a way of attracting tourists. Sculptor-designer John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum (1867–1941) was contracted in 1927 to carve the solid-granite memorial. Borglum conceived the model figures, brought them to life within the mountain's stone, and directed 400 artisans until his death in 1941. Later that year, his son Lincoln finished the project, which had spanned 14 years (6.5 years of actual carving and 8.5 years of delays due to lack of money and bad weather) at a cost of $1 million Every mo...   [tags: Mount Rushmore, national parks, John Gutzon de la ]

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Applying Act Utilitarianism And The Incidents At Memorial Medical Center

- Applying Act-Utilitarianism to the Incidents at Memorial Medical Center In the years following the flooding caused by Hurricane Katrina, many stories of heroism and survival have been told; however, none have been quite as well known, and writhed with ethical controversy, as the stories involving New Orleans’s Memorial Medical Center. Memorial Medical Center is a hospital that was serving as a hospital, and a long-term terminally ill care facility, when the levees protecting the city gave way, and the entire city was flooded....   [tags: Ethics, Morality, Medical ethics, Physician]

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Case Study: Performance Management and Peel Memorial Hospital

- Case Study: Performance Management and Peel Memorial Hospital Hospitals and regional health authorities throughout Canada are currently facing problems. Mergers, forced, closures, and funding restraints are major challenges that the healthcare industry currently faces (Harber, 1998). Furthermore, there are cultural differences in addition to non-acute and community-based services (Harber, 1998). While all of these challenges are faced, the healthcare industry must remain loyal to their customers and provide quality services while ensuring that the stakeholders remain pleased with the current financial situation of the industry and individual hospitals; this is done by setting a mission, or v...   [tags: hospitals, Canada, healthcare, culture]

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Project Approach : Memorial Union Destinations Upgrades

- Project Approach – Memorial Union Destinations Upgrades On December 22, 2016, immediately after Brycon is selected as the successful CMAR for this project, we will begin our expedited GMP delivery process. The first thing we will be requesting will be a two-day window of opportunity to tour and investigate the Memorial Union building with several our primary subcontractors. During this time, we will request that representatives from Arizona State University, Studio Ma, GLHN, Rudow and Berry, the Sextant Group, and TBCX be present and participate in our investigations....   [tags: Construction, Architect, Project management]

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Internal Communication Methods at Miami Memorial Hospital

- ... Knowing that most of the frustration was is due to the new head of the hospital. I would then conduct another meeting with the heads of administration and express the employees thoughts, and my feeling on the situation. A major concern for me was figuring out how to voice employees and my thinking on the situation to Dr. Smith. The way I approached Dr. Smith is very important. If not dealt with correctly I may put more employees in jeopardy, as well my job. With all information gathered, and understanding of what must be done to deal with the problem I would set up a one on one with Dr....   [tags: internal communication person position]

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The Role Of Nursing Department At Jackson Memorial Hospital

- Role of nursing department The Nursing department plays a critical role in the organizational structure as it provides necessary services to the patients. The Nursing department is headed by the Nursing Director which is my position within the organization. The nursing department is further subdivided into smaller units where nurses serve in specific areas for example nurses responsible for the maternity ward or the general wards with each nursing group headed by a nurse manager (Jacksonhealth.org, 2016)....   [tags: Management, Project management]

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Attending An Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting At Jones Memorial

- For this assignment I decided to attend an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting at Jones Memorial United Methodist Church in Forest Park, Georgia. Jones Memorial United Methodist Church hosts two Alcohol Anonymous meetings on Tuesdays and Fridays. I decided to attend the meeting on Friday, September 16, 2016. The meeting started promptly at 7pm and lasted until 8pm. There were approximately 11 attendees including myself. The Alcoholics Anonymous meeting was an open discussion meeting. There were people from different backgrounds but everyone was respectful and friendly to one another....   [tags: Alcoholism, Alcoholics Anonymous, Alcohol abuse]

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Memorial Day Weekend : Part One Saturday

- Part One, Saturday Nathan and Daniel have been friends for as long as they can remember. The started school on the same day when they were five years old and have been in the same classes ever since. This Friday afternoon they graduate from high school and this weekend, Memorial Day weekend, they both turn 18 years old; Nathan’s birthday is Saturday and Daniel’s on Sunday. This fall they both head off to college and to play baseball; after all those hours playing in the desert sun, they both earned a scholarship to play baseball with the Sun Devils of Arizona State University....   [tags: friends, athletes, mothers]

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Norman A. Fennell Memorial Scholarship Recipient Letter

- As I watched my older siblings board the school bus, I could not wait until it was my turn. Since the first day of school, teachers always asked if I was Ashley, Dan, Steffany or Chris’ little brother and that was okay for a while. I am outgoing and competitive and it comes from being the youngest of five children and wanting to leave my own mark. I proudly admit I was that kid that other kids looked at and thought, “This is only gym class, not the Olympics”, because that is how I tried to approach things; all or nothing....   [tags: Student, High School, Example]

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Emergency Medical Attention At Rideout Memorial Hospital

- If you ask my parents, emergency medical attention seemed like a necessity when it came to me. From sprained ankles, compound fractures to a 14-hour microscopic hand surgery, it seemed as if the emergency room had a VIP seat for me. Those countless hours in the ER trying to understand the medical jargon the physicians used sparked a passionate interest for medicine that resonates with me to this day. Into my second year of college, I was fortunate enough to nuzzle my way into an apprenticeship under Dr....   [tags: Patient, Physician, Medicine, Cancer]

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I Have A Dream Speech At The Lincoln Memorial

- In 1955 a woman named Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on the bus to a White man which was the first instance where someone defied racial injustice toward African Americans. However on August 28, 1963 a Baptist minister named Martin Luther King, Jr. Ph.D., gave his renowned "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. in order to educate the public on racial discrimination. Although King 's audience consisted primarily of minorities, he was addressing all individuals in the United States which includes Whites and politicians....   [tags: African American, Racial segregation, Racism]

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A Research Technician At Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

- I have been working as a research technician at the Center for Epigenetic Research at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center since last June and will continue to do so for the upcoming year. My research involves examining the epigenetic changes that occur in cancer progression. Using techniques such as Chromatin Immunoprecipitation and Assays for Transposase Accessible follow by high throughput sequencing (ChIP-seq and ATAC-seq), my focus will be on alterations in histone modifications and changes in chromatin accessibility....   [tags: Cancer, Oncology, Medicine, Chemotherapy]

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A Nurse At St. Barbara 's Memorial Nursing

- I chose to interview my aunt Kimberly Vandetta. She is a Registered Nurse at St. Barbara 's Memorial Nursing in Monongah, West Virginia. St. Barbara 's is a long-term facility. A long-term facility is a nursing home, skilled nursing facility or assisted living facility that provides a variety of service both medical and personal care. These facilities help people who are unable to manage independently in the community. You are probably wondering what a Registered Nurse does on a daily basis at these types of facilities....   [tags: Nursing, Nursing home, Medicine, Healthcare]

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The Marine Corp Memorial

- The Marine Corp Memorial On February 19, 1945 five Marines and one Sailor participated in an event that would forever change the course of events for the Marine Corps. Undoubtedly one of the most powerful images of the 20th century is the flag raising atop Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima. The flag raising captured the courage, commitment and honor that these Marines held as they reached the top. These individuals were only doing what they were instructed to do, but it was the Pulitzer Prize winning photograph that was taken by Joe Rosenthal that turned this war time event into a world wide historical event....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Memorial Hall in Philadelphia

- Memorial Hall The massive domed building in Fairmont Park, Philadelphia, is the only major structure remaining from the Centennial Exhibition in 1876. Memorial Hall served as the Art Gallery for the fair and was designed to become a permanent museum. The building was commissioned and paid for by the State of Pennsylvania and the city of Philadelphia. The budgeted amount for the hall was $1,500,000 and it cost just $64,000 more than planned. Although smaller than other major buildings at the 1876 fair, Memorial Hall is massive....   [tags: Architecture History]

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The Vietnam War Memorial

- The Vietnam War Memorial. It is a wall, but it is also a monster that many avoid, and many are nervous to visit. In truth, all it is though is facts. It lists the names of all the soldiers that died in the conflict that was staged in a small country in Asia. All the names. There are so many names. Names that go on and on. There are over fifty-eight thousand of them, and every single one of them is a real person. A real man. A real woman. A real person. A real soldier. A real American. It was probably a man who considered whether or not to even serve his country....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Memorial Hall

- Memorial Hall When walking through Boston's renowned Harvard Yard, one may scope out the mixture of architecture throughout its landscape. From the traditional Memorial Hall influenced by Romanesque churches, to the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard Yard is like a salad bowl of architecture. Perhaps because I am a lover of Victorian style structures, or maybe because of its interior's beauty and richness, Memorial Hall intrigued my interest most of all. Memorial Hall, which was originally a civil war monument, is now a theater and student union for Harvard University....   [tags: Architecture]

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Memorial Day

- What is the first thing that goes though your mind when you hear the words Memorial Day. What does it mean to you. What symbolization does it hold in you. Ladies and gentlemen, sadly enough, the true meaning of Memorial Day has been seemingly lost by the majority of Americans today. Many confuse this day for Veterans Day or even Armed Forces Day. Although it is highly appropriate to honor all our veterans, living and dead, and to recognize their immeasurable contributions to our country, this is not the true meaning of Memorial Day....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Hamlet by William Shakespeare

- While a revenge tragedy by definition, William Shakespeare’s Hamlet, is first and foremost a play concerning memory. The importance and effect of memory and the ars memoria could not be stressed more. Memory, remembrance, or, in some cases the lack there of, frame much of the dialog throughout the work and are therefore unmistakable themes of the play. In Act one, scene five, the ghost of old king Hamlet uses memory as a call to arms, “Mark me…Remember me,” he commands his astonished son (1. 5. 2, 91)....   [tags: memoria, zeus, claudius]

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Unique Design of the Vietnam War Memorial

- Unique Design of the Vietnam War Memorial At the age of twenty one, a female undergraduate at Yale University named Maya Lin submitted her design for the Vietnam Memorial. Her idea for the memorial was extremely unique and controversial. After long discussions by a panel, it was chosen for construction. The design that she submitted was one that was very different in comparison to other memorials, and it was one that has a tendency to leave a lot of questions on the minds of the visitors. On the face of the memorial there is a list of all those who died or are missing in the order by which they were lost....   [tags: American America History]

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Manor Memorial Hospital

- Manor Memorial Hospital Problem The potential of a competing neighboring clinic poses an obstacle in the progress towards achieving DHC's service and profitability objectives. There are also unfavorable demographic shifts out of urban and into suburban areas, which cause a need to adjust the focus of the target market. Objective In the short run DHC needs adjust the image in the community to increase the number of first time and returning patients. In the long run DHC needs to be grow and satisfy the current patient base to be prepared when and if a competing clinic does appear....   [tags: Business Analysis Market Management]

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Maya Lin: Planning to Design the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC

- ... However, other times the purpose is clouded like it was on Lincoln's memorial: "Why make a pilgrimage to a site with no historical significance to read a text that was already everywhere. The answer is simple: the monument manufactures its own aura" (Source A). Parts of the Gettysburg address was reproduced onto the monument, however, the purpose is to remind others about Lincoln's achievements. By bringing in the most important aspects of the Gettysburg address, the people who visit the memorial are able to give respect towards Lincoln's legacy as a whole....   [tags: names, sacrifices, agencies, ]

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Analysis Of Martin Luther King Jr. 's Speech On The Steps Of The Lincoln Memorial

- Activism: the policy or action of using vigorous campaigning to bring about political or social change (Oxford University Press). When most think of activist organizations they neglect to think of the campaigning aspect of the activism. Most will think of Martin Luther King Jr.’s speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, the Tibetan Monks sacrificing their lives by self-immolation, or the hundreds that camped out on Wall Street in protest of the one percent’s control of the wealth in the United States....   [tags: Poverty, Millennium Development Goals, Grassroots]

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Action Research Plan to Analyze a Professional Development of East Memorial Elementary Implementation

- Introduction East Memorial Elementary (EME) is consisting of Kindergarten through Fifth grades. The school is a part of Weld County School District Six (WCSD 6). The population of the school is a little over 500 students. The school is in Greeley, Colorado about an hour north from Denver. An action plan was conducted to find ways to increases student achievement of English learners (EL) at EME. According to State test data EL students are showing low growth. The goal of this project is to answer how EME leadership effectively increases student achievement of English learners at EME....   [tags: The essay concerns a specific organization.]

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President Obama's Use of Pathos in His Tuscan Shooting Memorial Speech

- President Obama’s memorial speech following the Tuscan shooting carefully utilized the Aristotelian appeal of pathos, or emotional appeals through his word choice, which aligned him with the American people while still conveying a sense of authority, and his use of biblical allusions, which drew his audience together on the basis of shared ideologies. In his opening lines Obama shows his compassion for the victims and mourners of the shooting stating: “I have come here tonight as an American who, like all Americans, kneels to pray with you today, and will stand by you tomorrow.” With just this short statement Obama aligns himself with the American people, showing his empathy and comforting t...   [tags: empathy, religon, tragedy]

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Use of Big Data and AI to Fight Cancer

- According to the American Cancer association, there will be one and a half million new cancer diagnosis in the United States this year. Studies show that one in five diagnosis are incomplete or wrong. Following heart disease, cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States. Cancer is conglomerate of sub type diseases, each genetically different. The last two decades brought significant molecular biology and genetic knowledge into cancer and treatment options. When looking at the inconceivable increase in medical knowledge, doubling every five years, there is an increasing opportunity for cognitive computer systems involvement....   [tags: IBM and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center]

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Assessment of the Methods Used by the Australian War Memorial

- Assessment of the Methods Used by the Australian War Memorial The Australian War Memorial fulfils its aims by commemorating through understanding. It promotes awareness of war through an extensive historical collection of relics, a multitude of dioramas and hundreds of historical accounts concerning all military conflicts that common Australian soldiers have been associated with. As a result an illustration of actual warfare is presented, not a romanticised ideal so often related to military conflict....   [tags: Papers]

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