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    he believes in it. “Burn all, burn everything. Fire is bright, fire is clean,” (pg 60). 4. In the novel, fire is represented as destructive. For example, Montag is a fireman and burns books for a living because reading is outlawed. But, fire does not only destroy books but it also destroyed homes and people. Also, at the end of the novel the city goes up in flames, destroying everything. However, fire is also a symbol of strength. The woman that was burned with her books interprets fire as a symbol of strength. “Play the man, Master Ridley; we shall this day light such a candle, by God’s Grace, in England, as I trust shall never be put out,” (pg 34). The Phoenix is also mentioned throughout the book, which could be a symbol of rebirth after destruction. The firemen wear the phoenix on their suits, Beatty drives a phoenix car. 5. Clarisse helped trigger Montag’s thought processes. She asks him many thought provoking questions which make him start to question his life. He says that he can see himself in her eyes. “How rarely did other people’s faces take of you and throw back to you your own expression, your innermost trembling thought?” (pg 11). Before Montag met Clarisse, he remembers meeting an old man named Faber who was a retired english professor. When Montag wants to learn more about books he thinks, “But where do you get help, where do you find a teacher this late?” (pg 74). Faber becomes the teacher that aids Montag in becoming a more educated person. When…

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    Captain Beatty Analysis

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    intelligent and clever man who has an air of omnipotence. Despite knowing the truth about society and the firemen, Captain Beatty doesn’t act on his knowledge and only chooses to share it with other firemen in order to keep their curiosity in check (Bloom 48). Additionally, Captain Beatty wears the phoenix on his hat, and has the phoenix on his vehicle. However, at the climax of the novel, Captain Beatty ignites Montag’s breakdown which causes Montag to be reborn. Although Beatty did not believe…

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    The SWOT or environmental scan is only an observation unless something is done to enhance the organization based on those analyses. The strategic plan combined with the environmental scan can be a powerful tool if based on real world experience (Placeholder1). For the last month I have been evaluating Grand Canyon University’s ROTC program and comparing it to my initial environmental scan that was completed early this summer. Several aspects of that initial analysis remained relevant as well as…

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    Education is the round surface that leads one to the knowledge of the world. It gives the opportunity to pave away at dream careers and goals. Education gives an insight and creates a clear picture. This is indeed important as it builds people in several ways that no one can ever recognize. Since it gives such knowledge, it gives one the courage to get the best education there is. In Arizona, Northern Arizona University is by far the best university to get educated from. Everyone looks for…

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    Recruitment Assistant 06/2015 to 01/2016 Barrett, The Honors College – Tempe Tempe, Arizona • Acted as a liaison between the Recruitment Office of Barrett and Prospective Students for 8-10 hours a week by compiling, analyzing, and updating Barrett’s Salesforce database, following up and setting appointments with potential students, and relaying information to superiors • Aided in the recruitment of potential Barrett students by planning, organizing, and leading tours and information sessions…

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    Ankou Personification

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    Another, lesser-known personification was Ankou, known in Breton mythology as well as in Cornish, Welsh and Norman folklore. Ankou appears in many tales gathered from oral tradition. As such his description does not always correspond from one tale to another. He is always described as a tall and thin figure clad in black Breton garments, sometimes with glowing eyes, wearing a large felt hat concealing his face, standing up in a creaking cart similar to the ones used during the Middle-Age to…

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    waiting for admission letter, but after 3 months I haven’t heard any information from those university, so during that time I started nervous, I scared about my education career. Finally, the good news has arrived, I got admission letter from ASU in July, and I made quick decision AUS is my next destination in United States. After been admitted to ASU, and I still have long way to go, because I have to give many documents to school to make sure I can get my i20 on time. So started the process in…

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    202 Freeway Case Study

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    can be an alternative solution. These mixed methodologies were accomplished by looking at websites that gave a layout of what the expansion would be and look like and articles that pointed out why the expansion should not take place. It is important to note that I chose this topic because I am concerned about the environmental impacts of the environment due human development taking over. Each of these methodologies play an important role in determining how natural land and wildlife would be…

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    All - I want to convey a hearty THANK YOU to you and your employees for last week’s grassroots efforts. Collectively, Tenet generated more than 9,000 emails and numerous face-to-face touches, both in DC and locally, with members of Congress. Tenet’s voice was heard in the healthcare debate and the Government Relations team is extremely appreciative of all our hard work. STATE UPDATE Legislative Watch Today is day XX of the Arizona Legislature and members, staff and lobbyists are still…

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    Arizona State Museum. Today, for the first trip, I have chosen to visit Arizona State Museum, since it is convenient for me to walk for few minutes to invigorate my brain. It is a big building with post modern architecture design, having plenty of showings about the civilization and lifestyle of Arizona region. Before entering the museum, I expected learning about the many cultures and types of ethnic groups that lived and represented the Sonoran region throughout the centuries.…

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