Your search returned over 400 essays for "omaha"
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9   …  40    Next >>

The Banning of Harry Potter at Omaha Christian Academy

- The Banning of Harry Potter at Omaha Christian Academy Imagine discovering that you’re not an ordinary person, but a wizard with magnificent, magical powers. Imagine attending a school where you’ll study transfiguration and charms instead of trigonometry and chem. Imagine the thrill of flying across the sky on a broomstick. These adventures and many others are waiting to be experienced in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by novelist J. K. Rowling. This fanciful and entertaining tale has taken the youth of the nation by storm, and its sales have only been surpassed by the book’s sequels, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban....   [tags: Censoring Censorship Children's Books Essays]

Powerful Essays
3261 words | (9.3 pages) | Preview

A Comparison of Film Techniques Used to Depict the Omaha Landing

- A Comparison of Film Techniques Used to Depict the Omaha Landing “Saving Private Ryan” & “The Longest Day” In this assignment I will be comparing two scenes of the landings on the Omaha Beach during the Second World War. The first film is “The Longest Day” and the second film is “Saving Private Ryan”. The Longest Day was shot in 1962 compared with the more recent filming of Saving Private Ryan which was shot in 1998. I will be focussing on the camera angles, special effects, sound effects which includes the music used to depict certain scenes and the audiences reaction to this....   [tags: Papers]

Free Essays
1040 words | (3 pages) | Preview

Applying A Standardized Terminology For The Electronic Health Record That Reveals The Impact Of Nursing On Patient Care

- Name: LOVELYNE DALEY Introduction (min 100 words This is a critical review of the article entitled “Selecting a Standardized Terminology for the Electronic Health Record that Reveals the Impact of Nursing on Patient Care”. In this article, Lundberg, C.B. et al. review the different standardized terminology in electronic health records (EHR) used by nurses to share medical information to the rest of the care team. It aims at showing that due to the importance of nursing in patient care, there is a great need for a means to represent information in a way that all the members of the multidisciplinary medical team can accurately understand....   [tags: Nursing, Omaha System, Nursing diagnosis]

Strong Essays
1313 words | (3.8 pages) | Preview

American Attack on Omaha and Utah Beaches During D Day

- American Attack on Omaha and Utah Beaches During D Day It was 1944, and the United States had now been an active participant in the war against Nazi Germany for almost three and a half years, nearly six years for the British. During that period occurred a string of engagements fought with ferocious determination and intensity on both sides. There is however, one day which stands out in the minds of many American servicemen more often than others. June 6, 1944, D-Day, was a day in which thousands of young American boys, who poured onto the beaches of Utah and Omaha, became men faster than they would have ever imagined possible....   [tags: World War II History]

Free Essays
3055 words | (8.7 pages) | Preview

Examining the Different Ways in Which D-day Landing at Omaha Beach is Depicted in Saving Private Ryan and The Longest Day

- Examining the Different Ways in Which D-day Landing at Omaha Beach is Depicted in Saving Private Ryan and The Longest Day ‘ Saving Private Ryan’ was made in 1998 by Stephen Spielberg and gives a graphic depiction of the events at Omaha beach on D-day, focusing on a small section of the army and portrays it on a more personal level. ‘The Longest Day’ was made 17 years after the war in 1963 by director Darryl Zannuck. This gives us more of an overview of the entirety of D-Day depicting army, navy and air force as well as the German army and French resistance....   [tags: Papers]

Strong Essays
1577 words | (4.5 pages) | Preview

End-to-End Phone Systems

- End-to-end phone system--Hosted Unified Communications The demand of services such as storage, email and enterprise management tools is increasing day by day due to which more and more businesses are locking hosted cloud delivery. With SaaS (Software as a Service), the application dealer takes the responsibility of owning, configuring and managing the service. Omaha Communications’ cloud business phone system delivers an end-to-end hosted phone experience that customers really like and goes beyond the traditional IP PBX....   [tags: communication plataform, management tools]

Free Essays
660 words | (1.9 pages) | Preview

D-Day by Stephen E. Ambrose

- ... Then Ambrose discusses the numerous briefings that the troops underwent before the invasion was even launched and then he writes about the process behind General Eisenhower’s deciding to launch the invasion. Once that actual invasion begins, Ambrose uses oral history accounts from men on both Utah Beach and Omaha Beach to tell the story of how the day progressed. The end of the book is taken up with the British and Canadians on Gold Beach and Sword Beach, as well as the actions of the British airborne units....   [tags: normandy landings, allied armada]

Better Essays
695 words | (2 pages) | Preview

Minute Account of D-Day

- FROM 13:00 TO 13:59 13:00 Colonel Rudder at Pointe du Hoc receives the answer to his message of 12:00: "No reinforcements available. All the Rangers landed at Omaha." General O. Bradley receives a message from Omaha Beach: "Troops here blocked on the ground at Easy Red. Advancing through the cliffs overlooking Easy Green and Easy Red, reinforcements are arriving and the injured being evacuated." The Wn 72 strongpoint in Dog Green sector is under control of the US soldiers. This fortification protected the D1 exit and enable Allies to access Vierville-sur-Mer from Omaha Beach....   [tags: message, air raid, invasion, normandy]

Powerful Essays
2222 words | (6.3 pages) | Preview

Rosebud Reservation Case Study

- After traveling to Rosebud Reservation, I found it eye opening of the cases that presented in the outpatient clinic at Indian Health Services. One patient that was out of the ordinary to me was a man that came in with a fractured tibia or fibula, as he had a cast that was put on within 72 hours of being seen at Indian Health Services Outpatient Clinic. I was unable to gather the required information due to fingerprinting not being approved. The patient presented with common signs of compartmental syndrome....   [tags: Case Study]

Research Papers
2473 words | (7.1 pages) | Preview

The Legacy Of Marlin Jones

- Marlin Jones was born in Omaha, Nebraska on July 15th 1971. Omaha is the largest city in Nebraska with a population of over 434,000 people. He identifies as an African American and his primary language is English. He is the oldest of four children that range in age from forty three to thirty seven years old. Marlin was raised by his mother and his father died in 2009 at the age of 54. His grandfather served as his father figure until he died. He had his first child at the age of 17 and then joined the Army in August of 1988....   [tags: Family, Marriage, Mother, Father]

Better Essays
1868 words | (5.3 pages) | Preview

These results are sorted by most relevant first (ranked search). You may also sort these by color rating or essay length.

Your search returned over 400 essays for "omaha"
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9   …  40    Next >>