Parens Patriae And The Idea Of Best Interests

Recriminalizing Delinquency One concept that I saw appear throughout the reading was the idea of best interests and parens patriae. The reading discussed how when making decisions regarding the punishment of juveniles, it was often thought that the biological parents were not fit to make a decision or to educate their child in the search … Read more

Analysis of Detroit Bikes

Detroit’s economy after the crash of 2008 has been on a consistent rise due to new manufacturing companies like Detroit Bikes. Detroit Bikes is an American bicycle manufacturer that wanted to improve its Direct-To-Consumer sales through its e-commerce website. I aided with implementing Search Engine Optimization strategies and analyzed the decision Detroit Bikes made to … Read more

The Image Of African American In "Dear Martin" By Nic Stone

“Dear Martin” is a first-person perspective about what it means to be a young African American in today’s era. Specifically, Stone explores topics such as microaggression as we watch Justyce’s classmates make racial jokes and accuse him of being “too sensitive”; white privilege, systemic racism, and white fragility all while racial profiling and the need … Read more

The Concept Of Balanced Reciprocity In The Article "What Chimps Understand About Reciprocity" From Wall Street Journal

One concept from this week’s reading I found interesting was Balanced Reciprocity, or the exchange of something with the expectation that you will receive something in return. There are three stages of Balanced Reciprocity: giving, receiving, and reciprocating. I found this particular topic interesting because of how prominent it is in our society. There are … Read more

My hobby is Technology

Technology is something I have been passionate about. The attraction for technology and technical field is that technology has never failed to astonish me and grow my passion everyday more for it. I have been in the exact generation where I will be able to preserve up with and observe the impact of technology on … Read more

Review on the Brompton Bicycle

Brompton Bicycle is a UK manufacturer bicycle based in Brentford, London by Andrew Ritchie in 1976. Models are named using a code to describe the handlebar type, a number of gears and factory attached fixtures. An optional suffix is appended to show the inclusion of titanium upgrades. In Britain the club’s membership is changing, now … Read more

Ryobi Trimmer Review

Having a problem tending to your overgrown hedge? Or maybe the overgrown bush at your backyard looks scary and needs attention as soon as possible? Look no further for the answer to this predicament as the Ryobi trimmer is a perfect choice. Ryobi is a firm with a niche in matters landscaping and gardening making … Read more

Dance inspiration: Misty Copeland

Every dance season has a fresh start, with that come new opportunities to set new goals, push yourself, but most importantly to be inspired by others. Recently I moved studios, and have been pushed places I never knew I could reach. This year I have been surrounded with new faces and new limits. New challenges … Read more

Bird Watching – A Hobby with A Cause

Bird watching as a hobby has long been contested by the birders, saying that the two are not in any way the same. While birdwatchers do such as part of an activity during recreation, birders are into it with intense dedication. The Birders May it be in the UK or in the United States, birders … Read more

Types of games

Action An action game is a game where there are lots of thing going on and you’re doing activities that are seen as unrealistic in real life. Some involve lots of killing which causes concern with parents. This is still an action game though because there is something exciting and out of the ordinary happening. … Read more

TOR DE FRANCE

Road bicycle racing is the cycle sport discipline of road cycling, held on paved roads. The two most common competition formats are mass start events, where riders start simultaneously and race to set a finish point. Stage races or “tours” take multiple days. and consist of several mass-start or time -trial stages ridden consecutively. Professional … Read more

The Analysis Of The Articles "Mr. Trump’s Trade War" By Douglas A. Irwin & "The Four Fallacies About Trade Globalization"

This Analysis is based upon the articles “Mr. Trump’s Trade War” by Douglas A. Irwin, and “The Four Fallacies About Trade Globalization”. First, I will summarize “Mr. Trump’s Trade War” article and then, I will summarize “The Four Fallacies About Trade Globalization” in order to compare and contrast the two articles and then support them … Read more

Music as a life passion

When you really like something, you often don’t give it a second thought. Without you realizing, it becomes a staple in your life – like food or water, and you can’t imagine its absence. It’s a part of you. That’s how music is to me. I’ve learned Indian Classical music for around 8 years. I … Read more

DANCE TRADITIONS OF TONGA

With a history that dates back to 3,000 B.C., Tonga is governed by King Tupou VI, consists of 171 islands, and is over 99% Christian today. It has a rich culture and history, where women ‘eiki to men; that is, women outrank men. Dance has been a fundamental element of that culture. “Dance in Tonga … Read more

My hobby is Technology

Technology is something I have been passionate about. The attraction for technology and technical field is that technology has never failed to astonish me and grow my passion everyday more for it. I have been in the exact generation where I will be able to preserve up with and observe the impact of technology on … Read more

“Tottochan – The Little Girl At The Window” Book Review

“Tottochan-the little girl at the window” is an autobiography written by Tetsuka Kuroyanagi and translated by Dorothy Britton. It is a beautiful story which touches the heart of the reader. It has all the elements that a reader needs – humour, happiness, warmth, friendship, love and realizations. This book describes the childhood activities of Tetsuka … Read more

Definition Of An Outlier: Summer Reading Quotation Journal Assignment De English

Summer Reading Assignment Before completing the double journal, you will read the following: Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers: The Story of Success. The book has an introduction, part one: “Opportunity,” part two: “Legacy,” and an epilogue. You will need to be able to identify the ideas that are most important to Gladwell’s definition of success.You should annotate … Read more

History of Ballroom Dancing

Until recently, most people haven’t thought much of ballroom dancing. It has become a popular worldwide pastime, thanks to the media bringing it back into the spotlight with shows like “Dancing with the Stars”. It wasn’t long after the first season that the dance craze soon swept over America, with more and more people choosing … Read more

My Hobby of Volunteering at Care Centers

Through out my school career, I strive to be a good student. The pressure in school is really harsh. Sleeping around 1 or 2 am is everyday thing, because I’ve been so dedicated to schoolwork. Stress has always been something I can get around, because my hobby makes me a relaxed person and at the … Read more

Bird Watching – A Hobby with A Cause

Bird watching as a hobby has long been contested by the birders, saying that the two are not in any way the same. While birdwatchers do such as part of an activity during recreation, birders are into it with intense dedication. The Birders May it be in the UK or in the United States, birders … Read more

Tomorrow’S Leaf: The Anti-Microbial, Anti-Fungal And Anti-Oxidant Activities Of Ashitaba (Angelika Keiskei) Plant For Various Applications

Microorganisms participate in a significant part of retaining the Earth’s ecosystem and is a huge percentage of the planet’s living material (lumen, 2018). “Microbes” comprises of eukaryotic and prokaryotic organisms which are categorized as bacteria, fungi, virus, algae, archaea and protozoa. A big population of these microbes doesn’t really pose a significant threat to humans, … Read more

The Biography of Agnes de Mille

Agnes de Mille was born September 18,1905 in New York City into a family of theater professionals. Agnes” father William C. DeMille and her uncle Cecil B. DeMille were both Hollywood directors and her grandfather was an author of many playwright’s, the arts was definitely a career choice driven through the family. With a love … Read more

The Analysis Of The Articles "Mr. Trump’s Trade War" By Douglas A. Irwin & "The Four Fallacies About Trade Globalization"

This Analysis is based upon the articles “Mr. Trump’s Trade War” by Douglas A. Irwin, and “The Four Fallacies About Trade Globalization”. First, I will summarize “Mr. Trump’s Trade War” article and then, I will summarize “The Four Fallacies About Trade Globalization” in order to compare and contrast the two articles and then support them … Read more

The National Mall

Noah FoutsGrammer. Period 1 January 17, 2018 The National Mall The National Mall has a rich and very interesting, complex history with many monuments to important events, fun attractions and museums. It also very old, dating back to when the capital was moved to Washington D.C. (Aaron Steckelberg, et al.) It is also quite interesting … Read more

Should your hobby be your job?

Traditional knowledge states that the employees need to turn enthusiasm to job so they will not need to labour one day when they are alive. However, what is the result to the workers” leisure pursuits when those pursuits out of sudden occupy their time from nine to five? Are the workers able to maintain the … Read more

Intellectual Interests

My personal intellectual interests and passion revolve around Biology and Chemistry. My love and passion for science are derived from my curiosity about nature. I have always found nature to be fascinating since I was a child. That childhood fascination with nature has not left me but has deepened over the years into my interest … Read more

Analysis Of The Covers Of The Book Pride And Prejudice By Jane Austen

Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice continues to be a well-loved classic in any readers’ bookcase. The anxieties of marriage, distinctions in social status, significances of reputation, unreasonable expectations of women and inconveniences of too much pride and prejudice are some of the themes presented in the novel. Among the various characters introduced, Elizabeth Bennet is … Read more