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Mine in Chile Suffered a Cave-In on August 2010

- On August 5, 2010 the San José mine, a small copper operation in northern Chile owned by Minera San Esteban Primera, suffered a cave-in leaving 33 workers trapped underground at a depth of 300 meters. The following Saturday a second cave-in forced rescuers to suspend works for several hours. Some brief background on the accident. It was revealed that accidents in major mines are rare, but local organizations, such as the federation of Chilean mining workers (FMC) and the confederation of copper workers (CTC) questioned Minera San Esteban's safety record, where several fatal accidents were previously reported at the small company....   [tags: copper mine,rescue,FMC]

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Mine Okubo's Citizen 13660 - Japanese Americans Have No Rights

- Mine Okubo's Citizen 13660 - Japanese Americans Have No Rights “We hold these truths to be self-evident…”(Weiler). As stated in the Declaration of Independence, all American citizens are “endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Right ”(Weiler) website. However, the United States did not hold true to this promise when removing all Nisei, Japanese Americans, from the pacific coast and transporting them to various relocation centers. In these relocation centers, the Nisei, also referred to as evacuees, were burdened to live in harsh environments, secluded from the outside world....   [tags: Mine Okubo Citizen 13660 Essays]

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Bebe Moore Campbell’s You’re Blues Ain’t Like Mine

- In Bebe Moore Campbell’s, You’re Blues Ain’t Like Mine, I was able to view the novel from the three main sociological perspectives: the structural-functionalist approach, the social-conflict approach, and the symbolic-interaction approach. From the structural-functionalist point of view, I analyzed the Honorable Men of Hopewell as the power elite. I viewed Mamie Cox’s understanding of social class from the social-conflict perspective, and Doreen and Lily Cox differences were easily seen through the symbolic-interaction approach....   [tags: Analysis Bebe Campbell Blues Mine]

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The Mine Rescue

- Chilean Mine Rescue In 2010, there was a massive collapse in the tunnels in the San Jose copper and gold mine in Chile, trapping 33 men underground and in desperate need of rescue (Rashid, Edmondson, & Leonard, 2013). The appointed leaders assigned to this rescue showed skillful thinking, and the unveiling of a complex framework, with high-pressure situations to integrate quick integrations with a rapid execution (Rashid et al., 2013). Flexibility, Adaptability, and Communication Sougarret, well-known for his leadership skills, and ability to maintain poise under stressful and high-pressure situations....   [tags: Leadership, Situational leadership theory, Skill]

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The Touch, The Kiss, And Mr. Mine

- My poetry paper will analyze poet Anne Sexton 's experience of feeling lifeless until being subjected to a sexual touch, as manifested in three of her poems: "The Touch", "The Kiss", and "Mr. Mine". All three poems were originally published in 1969, five years prior to Sexton 's suicide, in her collection known as Love Poems. They are written in the form of confessional poetry, recognizable by the presence of first-person tense. "The Touch" employs imagery of disembodied hand to highlight the speakers vulnerability in its detachability, "just lonely / for something to touch / that touches back" ("Touch" 20-22)....   [tags: Poetry, Stanza, Emotion, Anne Sexton]

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Analysis Of The Movie ' Mine And The Fans '

- As you were answering that question, I was thinking back on Garage Sale Mystery when you played a really bad guy. But you played him like a good guy, so we didn 't suspect your character. Exactly, and that 's sort of the idea. Not really play him like a red herring. You wanna not trick the audience, but you don 't want the audience to catch on too quick. And that 's what makes it drive the story forward, and there 's really a big payoff at the end when you realize he is that character. A favorite movie of mine and the fans is Hello, It 's Me with Kellie Martin....   [tags: English-language films, Thought, The Lonely Guy]

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The Oyu Tolgoi Mine Is Required

- In order to proceed the whole project, the Oyu Tolgoi mine is required to comply with the environmental protection obligations that set by Mongolia government, which means that a detailed environmental impact assessment and environmental protection plan must be included in their proposal. Therefore, the potential environmental risk that the project may imposed on the surrounding area and indigenous people will be identified. Risk analysis: 1. Water resource The mining project is located in the south Gobi Desert, a dry region that unable to meet the water demand for mineral exploitation, so some supporting infrastructure has been undertaken to facilitate water diversion....   [tags: Water, Hydrology, Water pollution, Mining]

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College Is Not A Dream Of Mine

- Going to college has always been a dream of mine. To some people that may seem strange, but for me it’s been a dream. I’m the first person on my dad’s side of the family to attend a four year university, and I plan on being the first one to graduate. I came to college for more than just that, however. College is going to help me more in life than I realize. It’s going to make me into the person that I’ve always wanted to be, and the degree that I get will get me the job that I’ve wanted since I was fourteen years old....   [tags: High school, Want, Higher education, WANT]

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I Am A Hobby Of Mine

- Eighteen years ago, I came into this world, and I am grateful that I was born to a mom who wanted a baby as much as mine did. She has always told me and my sister, Tiana, that being a mom was the one thing that she was certain about in life; she was not sure about her finances or how she would raise us without a partner, but she was sure about having kids. Looking back on my life, I have never been so enduringly sure about anything. I am likely so undecided because I am curious. When I was eight years old and my dad left my family, curiosity was a way of coping with abandonment....   [tags: Basketball, High school, Liberal arts, Ninth grade]

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Professionalism Is A State Of Mine

- Professionalism is a state of mine, a way of “being,” “knowing,” and “doing” that sets you apart from others (Health care professionals xiii). The mindset, an individual has plays a big part in how people will perceive them. Earning the respect and honor of being called a health care professional depends on how the individual carries themselves each and every day they walk in the door to come to work. Professionalism, The skill, good judgment, and polite behavior that is expected from a person who is trained to do a job well (   [tags: Health care provider, Health care, Patient]

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The United Mine Workers Of America

- To withstand hours that prompt them never to see the light of day, with bodies blackened by coal and the surrounding inescapable darkness of their enclosure, living each day with the knowledge that it could be their last and knowing that the attendant agony only offers barely sufficient wages to provide for their families: this characterizes the life of a nineteenth century coal miner whose only salvation manifests in public mobilization. Here is an alternate beginning. To know that the good of America lies in the hands of all true patriots willing to contribute all their efforts toward success in wartime, sacrificing their lives for their country if necessary, while knowing that on the oth...   [tags: Coal mining, Coal, Anthracite, South Wales]

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Working in a Coal Mine

- The loud beat thumps relentlessly. It is like a never-ending headache changing only with a mood, an arrangement, or a performer. The message of the song, in and of itself, is clear, but performers can change a song’s meaning without as much as the alteration of a single lyric. In 1966, Lee Dorsey released a song entitled, “Working in a Coal Mine.” Allen Toussaint wrote the lyrics and music. (Wikipedia-Working in a Coal Mine) The release of the song came at a time when America coal miners were enduring tremendous hardship in the coalmines of West Virginia....   [tags: Music]

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A Body Wrapped Around Mine

- I felt the warmth of a body wrapped around mine slowly, snake like but less predatory. The body moved and buried deeper against mine. My stomach knotted, realizing who it was immediately. It wasn 't one of my kids like I had first suspected. I smiled, opening my eyes, peeking once I felt the burn of the morning light coming in from the windows behind me. "Are you up?" I nodded, humming, "Yep." Pete sat up, shielding the morning light from my eyes, "Want breakfast?" "You makin ' it?" I asked, still squinting a bit....   [tags: 2005 singles, 2007 singles, Debut albums]

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An Academic Strength Of Mine

- An academic strength of mine would be my stubbornness. Most people think that you shouldn’t do something if you’re bad at it and declare it as a lost cause but for me it’s quite the opposite. Not knowing how things function brought me to want a Computer Science career. Computer Science is finding the functionality of the little everyday things we use and take for granted. My weakness is the ability to not know whether something is a lost cause or not. I’m unable to let things go without being able to figure them out even if it’ll do it no use....   [tags: Family, High school, Middle school]

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A Photographer Friend Of Mine

- When I was 20-years-old, I posed nude for a photographer friend of mine. He needed a model for an assignment in his advanced photography class. It was an assignment in working outside your comfort zone and they were required to shoot a nude model. My boyfriend at the time and I were best friends with the photographer and his girlfriend. The photographer felt too uncomfortable to ask me and so his girlfriend was the one that texted me asking if I would do it. She was nervous about him using a model (they’d had trust issues for a long time and their relationship had dwindled over the last 4 years)....   [tags: Breast, Nipple, Areola, Das Model]

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Influential Leadership Strengths Of Mine

- In the course of this class, I have come to realize that the two most influential leadership strengths of mine are the Guardian and Coach role. With respect to the Guardian role, I believe that this resonates with me because many of my life experiences revolve around establishing trust between individuals, and I hold the sayings of ‘know thyself’ and ‘respect’ very close to my heart. When my parents immigrated to the United States, they spoke very little English. When I was born, I was fortunate enough to not only learn my mother tongue, Hindi, but also English....   [tags: Leadership, Sociology, Alpha, Coaching]

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A Career Goal Of Mine

- A career goal of mine would be to make it in the history field after completing my studies in my college year. Three assessments that correlate to my goal are the Holland Code/ Career Autobiography, Time Management, and Academic Plan. The Holland Code/ Career Autobiography showed me as being artistic, investigative, and realistic. My artistic interest mean I seek creativity in my work without rules interfering with the process. My investigative side relates the searching of information and identifying of ideas of thoughts....   [tags: Learning styles, Management]

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Chilean Copper Mine Collapse

- 30 Miners were trapped in a mine for more then 2 months. In this paper I will analyze the audience and try to select the appropriate communication for the families as well as the employees of the company. Knowing your Audience and Communication Release On August 5, 2010, a gold and copper mine caved in trapping more then 30 miners. The collapse happened about 2,300 feet below the surface. They were trapped down there for 17 days before anyone was able to find out if they were still alive. They drilled a hole down into the cave that the miners had been trapped in to see if in fact anyone had survived the collapse....   [tags: families, communication, company owner]

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Chilean Copper Mine Collapse

- Chilean Cooper Mind Collapse Latricia Ann Johnosn Ronald D. Baker BCOM 275 April 14, 2014 Chilean Cooper Mind Collapse Chilean Cooper Mind Collapsed August 5th 2010 in northern Chile. There were 33 miners trapped in a collapsed mine 2,300 feet below the ground level. They were told it would take four months before getting them out of the tunnel with out any hope of there being any survivors. Two weeks later after the initial collapse, the first successful bore whole was drilled to reached the survivors; all 33 of the miners were still alive....   [tags: incident announcement, families]

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Chile Mine

- 5th August 2010, 33 Chilean miners were trapped 2,000 feet underground for over two weeks. The miners were working at a depth of around 450m (1,475ft) at the San Esteban mine, near the city of Copiapo, when the rock above them collapsed. This was a headline around the world and forever pain for the miners and their family members. Major incident is uncommon in Chile, the top mine producer country. The rescue works started after 17 days after the incident but progress has been hampered because the main entrance is blocked....   [tags: Crisis, Crisis Management]

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Magnetized Wetlands and Acid Mine Drainage

- Magnetized Wetlands and Acid Mine Drainage Acid mine drainage is a problem that affects many states, specifically being an extremely large problem in Pennsylvania. Target ores often contain sulfides, which react with the air and water to form sulfuric acid. Sulfuric acid, being one of the six strong acids, completely dissociates and dissolves harmful metals in the surrounding rock. These harmful metals include arsenic, copper, iron, etc. The dissolved metals sink to the bottom of ponds, rivers, and streams; this causes acid mine drainage to be a perpetual problem....   [tags: environmental issues, water contamination]

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Opposing The Development of the Chu Molybdenum Mine

- I oppose the development of the Chu molybdenum mine because its negative effects extend beyond the site. This mine will affect the quality of life of the residents of Vanderhoof adversely by reducing air and water quality, food sources and revenue. Vanderhoof is a small, geographic centre that supplies food and mineral resources to neighboring cities (BCC, 2009) hence, many of its residents, tourists and neighbors will be directly affected by this project. The project is very expensive to establish and maintain because of the infrastructure, skilled labor and facilities proposed for impact mitigation....   [tags: Persuasive Paper]

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Communication in the Chilean Mine Collapse Incident

- ... The employees of the company needed to know that the company was working on getting the trapped workers out, without risking getting more of the employees trapped. The trapped miners needed to know that it was going to be a while, but that they were going to get water and nutrition and that their families would be taken care of. They also needed to know that it was taking so long so that they would not cause any more collapses. Before you send any messages to anybody you should look into the situation, find out what happened, what has started, and set a plan for what you are going to do about it....   [tags: audience, company, families]

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The Chilean Mine Accident: What Happened

- The Chilean mining accident The recent 2010 Copiapó mining accident, to us known as the Chilean mining accident began on 5th of August 2010 as a large collapse at the San José copper-gold mine in the Atacama Desert. During the collapse there were thirty three men inside the mine; trapped 700 meters underground; five kilometers from the entrance. It is not surprising that the public thought that the miners would not have survived the collapse or starve to death. Thou it sounds like there is no escape, the miners survived underground for a record of sixty nine days....   [tags: crisis management, search and rescue]

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Mine Mary Brown

- of mine Mary Brown inspired me to be the best I could be but she also helped me realize my full potential. When my self-esteem was low and I believed that I would not finish my G.E.D. let alone go to college she didn’t stand for it she encouraged me. She never let me settle with the least I could do she kept pushing me to do more and challenging me to talk the next steps. After I finished my G.E.D she told me “Rose go enroll in college”. Later on she offered me a job at the program and I accepted....   [tags: Culture, Change, Help me, Hunger]

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I Was A Teacher Of Mine, Ms. Macy

- When I was younger a teacher of mine, Ms. Macy, would constantly tell us that friends are forever, no matter what. I took her words literally and thought that when you made a friend, they would be in your life until the day you died. Friends are very important to me. My friends are like my family. Could you imagine how upset I was the day my best friend, Stephanie stopped talking to me over a stupid misunderstanding. Steph and I have been friends since we were in diapers. She even lived right across the street from me....   [tags: Family, Friendship, Interpersonal relationship]

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Volleyball Is A Passion Of Mine For A Long Time

- Volleyball has been a passion of mine for a long time. I started playing volleyball in the sixth grade and every since then I have had an undying love for it. Choosing a sport was a little difficult because there were so many options, but all of the options did not fit for me. One reason I choose volleyball is because of the bond that I saw that all the girls had and I felt like creating bonds were important. Volleyball is all I have wanted every since then, and this is why I choose this picture to depict my society....   [tags: Culture, Value, Sociology, Learning]

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Being A Nurse Anesthetist Is A Dream Of Mine

- Having that rush of feeling flowing through you as you see what is happening to a person and you are the only one keeping them stable for the procedure to continue. Having to watch someone’s vitals as they have the potential to fluctuate and change causing you to have to react with the correct stimuli is riveting. Being a Nurse Anesthetist has always been a dream of mine, and to be able to watch a person and help the make it through a surgery is exciting. I have always known I wanted to help people and Nursing allows me to help people like I have always wanted....   [tags: Nursing, Academic degree]

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The Ethical Problem Of A Personal Friend Of Mine

- For this essay I have decided to center my attention around an ethical problem that is currently happening today, to a personal friend of mine. He often uses certain drugs--marijuana, prescription drugs, and even tobacco--and he uses them avidly. I chose this topic because there is a vast conflict that arises every time myself or another friend tries to talk to him about his problem, so analyzing it through the eyes of the four main traditions may help gain some insight on what we can do to help him try and fix his problem....   [tags: Ethics, Virtue, Human, Soul]

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The Life Of A Big Brother Like Mine

- Growing up with a big brother like mine, you learn to appreciate a lot of the little things. Sometimes these little things can help you out when you are struggling. At a young age I would always see my brother with a book in his hand. I was always so fascinated by this. I would sit right next to him as he read out loud. Whether for fun or homework this became our thing. The day he left for college, he sat me down and said “ Bug, book are the future. Use them to escape from harsh reality, use them to dream, believe and live....   [tags: Fahrenheit 451, Censorship, Book burning]

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Reading Is Always Been A Passion Of Mine

- Reading has always been a passion of mine. Whether it was a fairytale picture book or a mystery novel starring Nancy Drew, I would devour the words off of the page. Reading soon became my home away home. Whenever I would pick up a book, I had to read the whole story before I got up to do homework or go to sleep. Unfortunately, writing was never the same. I still remember the first story I had to write for my class in the first grade. It was about my teacher’s missing pen, and how one of classmate’s had found it....   [tags: Writing, Rhetoric, Writing style, Paper]

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Fracking Is A Black Gold Mine For America

- Hydraulic fracturing, hydro fracking, and fracturing, are all the same, but most people know this process as fracking. Fracking is a black gold mine for America. Fracking in America means that the U.S.A. no longer has to rely on foreign oil and increase the national debt. Gas and oil prices are going down; the economy is rising because of fracking. Because fracking is a huge benefit to the US, “Fracking now accounts for 56% of U.S. natural gas production and 48% of oil output, according to the Energy Information Administration.” (“Fracking, with care” para....   [tags: Water, Groundwater, Natural gas, Water treatment]

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The Tar Creek Mine Environmental Disaster

- The tar creek mining site originally was owned by a Native American tribe, the Quapaw. The Quapaw wanted to keep these lands, but the Bureau of Indian Affairs deemed members opposing a transaction to mining companies “incompetent” (1). In such a case the business could continue and the Bureau of Indian Affairs sold the lands to mining companies. In essence these lands were stolen from the Quapaw because they were ripe for mining. These mines were then used from approximately 1891 to 1970. In the 79 years the mines were open 1.7 million metric tons (~3.75 billion pounds) of lead and 8.8 million metric tons (~19.4 billion pounds) of zinc were withdrawn from the mine (2)....   [tags: The Tar Creek Mining Disaster]

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History of Acid Mine Drainage in South Africa

- The history and beginning of increased acid mine drainage: Mining has been a cornerstone of South Africa’s economy. It was the basis for which one of its main cities, Johannesburg, was built around. Today, gold mining in the Witwatersrand basin has been one of the main contributing factors to mining in South Africa. An estimated 98% of all gold mined in South Africa has been mined from the Witwatersrand basin. South Africa’s total mining reserves have an estimated worth of R20. 3-trillion, giving South Africa the fifth largest mining sector pertaining to GDP worldwide....   [tags: water, ecological, pollution]

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The Blast at Centralia No. 5: A Mine Disaster No One Stopped

- a. Topic Statement The case study The Blast in Centralia no. 5: A mine Disaster No One Stopped is a useful lens through which to identify potential pitfalls for national security organizations. The most powerful lessons that ought to be learned by the case study are twofold. First, political interference in the work of governmental organizations can lead to dysfunction and mission failure. Second, the failure to conduct independent oversight over a governmental organization—especially when its performance has been openly questioned—permits that dysfunction to continue unabated....   [tags: political intervention, mission failure]

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Jabiluka Uranium Mine and How It is Monitored and Data Collected

- Though major environmental conflicts at the Jabiluka Uranium Mine have not been reported, potential radioactive leaks and landscape issues that can possibly occur are a major issue. The Supervising Scientist Division (SSD) has been monitoring Jabiluka Uranium Mine’s environment since 2000/2001 (Australian Government, unknown). They have been using an environmental monitoring program to record data that may be used to assess the environment (including the people), so that any potential impacts caused by the uranium mine can be avoided....   [tags: Water, Biological, Aboriginal]

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The Centralia No. 5 Mine Explosion: A Failure in Public Administration

- Description Centralia Coal Company was owned by Bell & Zoller Coal & Mining Company. Herbert E. Bell was the Chairman and William P. Young was the Vice President. Illinois ranked third in coal production. Four agencies had authority over coal mining at the time; the state of Illinois, the United States Government, Centralia Coal Company and the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA). The explosion in Centralia No. 5 occurred on March 25, 1947. Beginning with his appointment in 1941, State Mine Inspector Driscoll O....   [tags: Public Administration]

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Leadership Lessons From The Chilean Mine Rescue

- Leadership Lessons From the Chilean Mine Rescue The Chilean Mine Rescue continued about 69 days after the infamous mine collapse in August 2010, trapping 33 miners. The incident drew the attention and help from around the world. Chilean president partook in the rescue of the miners. The mission required the rescue completion as soon as possible as the area where the trapped miners were, was small and only meant to feed for 10 miners to last two days with enough water for a month. The president assigned Andre Sougarret as the chief of the mine rescue operation....   [tags: Leadership, Management, Rescue, Path-goal theory]

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Water Samples from Carnoules Mine in Southern France

- Description of the study site The Pb-Zn Carnoulès mine, located in southern France, produced 1.2 Mt of solid wastes that are stored behind a dam and contain 0.7% Pb, 10% Fe and 0.2% As. The aquifer is not fed by vertical percolation of rainwater through the tailings, but rather originates from natural springs that were buried under the tailings (Koffi et al., 2003). The water table is 1-10 m below the surface of the tailings stock, depending on the season and location. With the exception of temperature, which is almost constant with average values around 15 °C, the physicochemical parameters of the groundwater vary as a function of the hydrological conditions (Casiot et al., 2003b)....   [tags: waste, aquifer, rainwater]

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Occupational Therapy : A Dream Of Mine For A Long Time

- Occupational Therapy as a career has been a dream of mine for a long time. My first experience within the field of occupational therapy was when I was fifteen years old. My grandma, whom I am very close to, experienced a stroke. I made numerous trips to the hospital to visit her and was offered the opportunity to accompany her in many therapy sessions. I eagerly accepted this opportunity to gain an experience in occupational therapy, physical therapy and speech therapy. Following my grandma’s rehabilitation sessions, occupational therapy stood out to me the most....   [tags: Therapy, Medicine, Patient, Occupational therapy]

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My First Romantic Relationship Was A Pivotal Experience Of Mine

- My first romantic relationship was a pivotal experience of mine. I was basically an amateur going into it, not knowing what to expect or how it would evolve. Unfortunately, I came out of it heartbroken, bitter, and ultimately disappointed. Nonetheless, presently, I can firmly say that I have learned my lesson and have been able to come to relevant and far-reaching understanding. I recognize love is such a distinct way now. I have attained a new outlook on the topic, which I discern as a privilege....   [tags: Love, Interpersonal relationship, Broken heart]

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Playing College Level Hockey Is Not A Dream Of Mine

- Growing up, playing college-level hockey was always a dream of mine. As a student-athlete on a scholarship as a member of the University of Manitoba Bison women’s hockey team, I am currently realising this dream. Being able to compete at the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) level as a female hockey player is a huge accomplishment and the highest level that most girls will ever play. On top of that, doing it with no financial burden, in terms of tuition costs, is another accomplishment I am proud to say I have achieved....   [tags: Leadership, Personality psychology, The A-Team]

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Special Education Is Not Always Been A Passion Of Mine

- Special education has not always been a passion of mine. I went back and forth during my college experience deciding if I wanted to be a certified strategist I teacher. I was convinced my last year of college to take summer courses and 18 credits last two semesters just to finish my special education endorsement. Now that I look back on those who encouraged me to go for it and squeezing in those required courses, I am thankful for those people and happy I did it. Before my first day of my special education placement, I was nervous because my students were seventh and eighth graders....   [tags: Education, Teacher, School, Middle school]

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Being Wrong : A Good Friend Of Mine Told

- Being Wrong A good friend of mine told me a story the other day. Before explaining what happened, first some background. My friend is a huge Cardinals fan, absolutely adores the team. He also works at a Steak n’ Shake. So one day while working he was wearing a Cardinal’s shirt underneath his uniform, a man and a women come in looking for a table. The elderly African American couple, who were sporting Cubs shirts are greeted by my friend who meets them and upon seeing the rebel shirts, says “we don’t serve your kind here”....   [tags: Present tense, Grammatical tense, Friendship]

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Study Abroad Has Been A Lifetime Dream Of Mine

- Getting the experience to study abroad has been a lifetime dream of mine. Growing up in Sunnyside,where the resources and educational opportunities are limited, I never would have imagined it would be possible to travel to another country. I’m a daughter of immigrant parents and because of their undocumented status, I’ve never had the opportunity to travel outside the United States without the fear or risk of never coming back to the place we call home. I come from a low income household and because of that I focus on providing for myself and my family....   [tags: Education, Student, High school, Culture]

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Becoming A Police Officer Has A Dream Of Mine

- Becoming a Police Officer has been a dream of mine for as long as I can remember. Growing up I remember always wanting to see what was going on when lights and sirens raced past my house. As I grew up I realized how strong my desire to help others and be able to do something my family and I could be proud of. My desire from a very young age, to become a Police Officer, has helped shape me to the person I am now. When I was a young boy I can remember wanting to run after any emergency vehicles that passed down my street....   [tags: High school, English-language films, Middle school]

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Reflective Meaning Thinking Back On An Experience And Mine

- Reflective meaning thinking back on an experience and mine was at Stewpot working with the homeless, community, and staff. Stewpot has been servicing people, that is homeless and the people that just in the community that wants a hot meal for a very long time. Homeless means, without a fix home address. The word affective mean, how a person feels, or their emotions. When I first started this journey, I was very nervous and scare, not knowing how the clients will act. I thought that the clients is more aggressive when you do not give them what they want....   [tags: Want, Thought, Poverty, Homelessness]

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The Dead Poets Society, A Favorite Movie Of Mine

- For this assignment I chose to watch and review the Dead Poets Society, a favorite movie of mine. We watched it in a high school literature class in a context long forgotten, but the main themes of the movie have stuck with me since that first day I watched it and it has since been watched several times. However I have not before watched it in the context of analyzing teaching style, and while those themes can be interpreted and gleaned throughout the movie even with no knowledge or educator background, it was a unique perspective to look at the film from....   [tags: Learning, Education, Work, Lesson plan]

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Writing Has Never Been A Specialty Of Mine

- Writing has never been a specialty of mine-- not because I do not enjoy it—rather because I am not great at portraying my ideas in a clear way. Thus, beginning this semester I was really worried that I was going to flunk out of college because I would not be able to keep up in my classes—the class I worried about the most was Comp. I worried about Comp because I struggle in certain areas such as using correct mechanics, keeping my writing from becoming choppy and redundant, and remembering to stay in an one tense throughout the entirety of a paper....   [tags: Writing, Rhetoric, Liberal arts, Learning]

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Lightning Mine Vs Archangel

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New Fantasyland in Walt Disney World Florida

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BHP Billiton's Global Success

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Acid Mine Drainage

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The Carolina Gold Rush

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The Cause And Effects Of Acid Mine Drainage

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Open Mine Eyes

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Arizona Needs to MIne Black Mesa

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De beers Canada Inc.Proposed Mine Pit Study Report

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Human Resource Management : The New Ceo Of Oz Mine Employees

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Massey Energy Corporation Owned And Operated The Upper Big Branch Mine

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Canada´s Oil Sands

- ... This can also greatly affect the water supply to the people living in Alberta. The extraction also depends on extremely sophisticated technology that uses a lot of energy since high temperatures are required, its dependant on natural gas for production, vast amounts of water and chemicals are required. All this results to low net energy returns rated at about 20% to 50% (Timilsina, 2005). Levi (2009), states that only 20% of the sand is shallow enough to be scooped up using the steam shovels....   [tags: mine, environmental factors, emissions]

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The Ethical Dilemma Of The Death Of Mine With My X Boyfriend ( Charlie )

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My Life As A Child Care Center Is Not Only A Dream Of Mine But It Is

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The Science Of Finance ( Msc ), Finance, A Passion Of Mine, Not Because Money

- Statement of Purpose I am applying to the Master of Science in Finance (MSc), as finance is a passion of mine, not because money is something that drives me, but rather how finance creates the economic, social, and political structure of a culture. As a young modern Chinese, I’ve seen how big of a role it has had in our economy and politics and how the infusion of financial freedom and money into our culture meld two different worlds together. This observation lead me to the field research that I am highly interested in, which would be my preliminary topic “How the decrease and the increase in financial capacity of each country shapes its future?” The topic is also the reason why I want t...   [tags: Economics, Finance, Financial services, Risk]

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The And Uplifting Post Of Mine There Is So Much Confusion, Fear And Hurt

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How Your Writing Process Make It Easier For Write? Well, Mine?

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Interview With Past Teachers Of Mine, Brenda Dunning And Chris Sillin

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I Were My New Dream / And You Were Mine

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My Writing Skills Improved From Becoming A Strength Of Mine

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Fucus Spiral Research and Outcomes

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The Land is Mine

- The author identifies and analyzes six discrete land ideologies found in the Hebrew Scriptures that have influenced its readers. (preface) In his book land refers to not only as physical realities where there is dirt and rocks, and where plants are growing, and where humans build their cities. Land refers to a social symbol with a range of meanings in which we construct its meanings for ourselves.(p.1) A subtle distinction between theology and ideology can be ; biblical theology is the doctrine and discourse about God expressed within a biblical literary unit that reflect the living faith of a given community, and Biblical ideology is a wider complex of images and ideas that may employ theol...   [tags: Hebrew Scriptures]

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A Comparison of Homecoming and Before You Were Mine

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If This World Were Mine, by E. Lynn Harris

- If This World Were Mine, by E. Lynn Harris In the hilarious “just keepin’ it real” style novel, If This World Were Mine, by E. Lynn Harris, a group of friends decide to start a journal club, like they did back in their college English class. This story is told by each and all takes place in the 90's around the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. Sometimes it is easier to put your thoughts on paper rather than express them out loud. A group of college friends decides to restart their journal club called, If This World Were Mine....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Before you were mine by Carol Ann Duffy

- Before you were mine by Carol Ann Duffy Before you were mine ==================== 'Before you were mine' is a poem written by Carol Ann Duffy. It’s a retrospective poignant dramatic monologue, which tells us about her mother's life ten years before Duffy was born. The title suggests that it's a love poem which shows the strong mother and daughter relationship that they had. The poem starts off with a positive image. "…laugh on with your pals Maggie McGeeney and Jean Duff…". This shows us that before her mother had children, she was living a very interesting and cheerful life....   [tags: English Literature]

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'Before You Were Mine' by Carol Ann Duffy

- 'Before You Were Mine' by Carol Ann Duffy This poem is quite difficult to follow for two reasons. First, it moves very freely between the present and different times in the past, which is frequently referred to in the present tense. Second, because the title suggests romantic love but the poem is about mother and daughter. The poem is written as if spoken by Carol Ann Duffy to her mother, whose name is Marilyn. The poem comes from Mean Time (1993). On first reading, you might think that the “I” in the poem is a lover, but various details in the third and fourth stanzas identify the speaker as the poet....   [tags: Papers]

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Face-to-Face Communication in Special Situations

- In addressing the families and co-workers about the 30 workers that are trapped in the Chilean Copper Mine. I feel that it is best to understand that they people are scared and the best form of communication would be face to face. In face-to-face communication you are able to show empathy and comfort in a scary time. When the message, about the workers that are trapped 300 meters underground, is delivered to the family members a worker from the company needs to do these one by one. Bringing these 30 miners families to the site may cause an up roar so it is best to get to these families individual to create less mayhem....   [tags: copper mine, chilean miners, face to face]

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What’s the Big Deal About Acid Mine Drainage? Diagnosis, Treatment, and Perspective

- When pollution is mentioned, the topic most commonly referred to is greenhouse gasses or large water pollutions by chemicals. But what about the pollution that sits and waits over the years, which is constantly getting worse while people don’t know. This is acid mine drainage, the minerals in abandoned mines chemically react with the water run off to create acids that pollute nearby streams and rivers. This pollution only spreads over time, kills wildlife, and even dissolves machinery. Acid mine drainage has been known for centuries, but treatment was scarce then, only recently has it been evolving....   [tags: polluiton, environmental concerns]

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Medea: Vengeance Will Be Mine!

- In Euripides play, Medea, the outcome of the play can be discerned before the final curtain falls. Medea’s plans to destroy Jason, to work her black magic on Creusa and Creon, and to murder her sons, is continually foreshadowed through dialogue, literary elements, and omens. From the beginning, Medea’s dialogue and actions do not bode well for Jason. She is out for revenge and wishes death upon her enemies. Her heart is “bitter” and is filled with “black hatred” for Jason because of his betrayal....   [tags: Literary Review]

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With close reference to Before you were mine Mother..any distance and

- With close reference to Before you were mine Mother..any distance and On my first Sonne explain how imagery, structure and language are used to convey these relationships. Relationships between Parents and Children are described in several poems in the Anthology. With close reference to 'Before you were mine' 'Mother..any distance' and 'On my first Sonne' explain how imagery, structure and language are used to convey these relationships. The three poems all contain different ideas on relationships between parents and children....   [tags: English Literature]

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