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  • Geography: Space, Place, And Environment

    the relation of that location to another. Portland has many human and environmental characteristics. Portland is usually warm and dry in the summer, but has often has rainy winters (“Portland..”). This information can be used to explain the agricultural diversity of the region. Portland is hilly on the west side, but flat on the east (Gowdy and Marthens). Portland is in between two mountains, which is the Cascade Range and the Lower Coast Range. The city has a group of hills called the Oregon Coastal Range. Portland is known as the “City of Bridges.” There are ten bridges that cross the Willamette River (Gowdy and Marthens). The city has one of the oldest vertical-lift bridges in the world included in the ten bridges. The bridges are needed to connect the east and west side together. Portland has several hundred miles of rivers and streams (Gowdy and Marthens). The Willamette River separates the east and west part of the city. The Willamette river also drifts into the Columbia River (Gowdy and Marthens). In downtown of Portland, Mt. Hood and the Cascade Mountain Range can be seen (Gowdy and Marthens). Place assists in describing the characteristics of the city, which enables individuals to familiarize with the area. This in return gives a sense of safety to the person. Portland has many parks and gardens. It has the Washington Park is a well known area, where trees bloom. The International Rose Test Garden has 10,000 roses that are separated by category. The Portland…

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  • Essay On Mount St. Helens

    The movements of tectonic plates, these massive slabs of solid rock that move across the earth’s crust and crash together, move apart, and rub against each other forming most volcanoes. The tectonic collisions are a slow-moving event, as if set in slow motion, creating a long process that eventually resulting in the formation of volcanoes. The Cascade Range of the Pacific Northwest is known for its deep evergreen forests and numerous tall jagged cones and this area is home to the Strato-Volcano…

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  • Project Squatch Analysis

    just please let me finish. Okay so as I was saying, we were assigning projects to groups today and my group consists of me, Chance, and Reginald. We choose the topic of “Sasquatch Searching” not thinking much about it and once we read the packet, we realized something. We have to go to North Cascades National Park for this project.” You can now see that Mrs. Blackwood, “All the way in Washington! There is no way I am letting you go!” Mrs. Blackwood screeches with authority. “Hold on Jaylene,…

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  • College Admissions Essay: My Experience As A Refuge

    The camp is in the Wind River Mountain Range, which is wild and remote. The air is crisp, the sky is huge, and the camp itself is only a few log cabins and tents. We started right in on staff training: practicing our horse-riding, learning how to teach rodeo barrel and pole races, and trying to rope almost everything. One of my favorite activities was to wake up at the crack of dawn wrangle the horses up to the high pasture. The misty air would whistle around the galloping horses. We later…

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  • Hunchback Of Notre Dame Analysis

    Reflection On march 10 in the PAC, at 7:00, I had the opportunity to be able to go and see The Hunchback of Notre Dame. It was a wonderful paly production, with some raunchy scenes, but, it was a very well orchestrated play, with well casted people and had very smooth transitions even though there wasn’t a curtain. The cast was huge, so great was need for voices that they had to hire a local choir to sing with them. The first scene is when you see the choir coming to and sing and take their…

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  • Personal Narrative Essay: A Trip To Colorado

    The wind had died down and their spirits were renewed. Even three hours away, the mountain range was still astonishing. It was if the mountains had a mystery, just waiting to be discovered. As the miles counted down, they found themselves deeper and deeper in the Rocky Mountains. The mountains were majestic. Towering mounds of earth with a fresh blanket of snow. Evergreen trees lined halfway up the face of the mountains, as if their only purpose was to accent the wonder. It was extremely…

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  • R & B Vs Hip Hop Analysis

    Have you ever wondered what the defiance between R&B and Hip Hop is? Or how they may differ? Well I have, yet before I can give you my conclusion I might want to begin by saying Music is a class in association with craftsmanship, also contains various orders inside it. It is a wide subject that interfaces from: Nation, Pop, Gospel, Musical show, Hip-Hop, Rap, Tech, R&B and so on. I am a person who sees the excellence and significance in all music, yet happens to be enthusiastic around two…

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  • The Glamorous Life Analysis

    Track 5: The Glamorous Life Sheila E., The Glamorous Life One of the most significant outcomes of the Sunset Sound sessions was an album for Sheila Escovedo, a young Latin with well-honed percussion skills. She was the daughter of a professional backing player and had been introduced to Prince by Carlos Santana. With some considerable coaxing, Prince got Sheila to take a stab at the mic. Following a first, successful collaboration on “Erotic City,” Prince pulled her into the studio with a pile…

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  • Louis Armstrong Music Analysis

    His melding of the song’s lyrics with jocular remarks perfectly embodies the mixing and matching that occurs in jazz performances. Armstrong’s comments on his makeup and how hard the pianist is playing relax the atmosphere and sustain my attention on what he is saying. The instrumental play reacts to what he is saying, with his voice acting as a conductor, pulling the drums, bass, piano, trombone, and finally clarinet into playing. It seems that a lot of call and response is going on in this…

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  • CCNY Choir Concert Report Sample

    On Tuesday night, December 8th of 2015. I waited impatiently by the Great Hall of the CCNY Shepard Hall. Seven twenty-three pm I looked at the clock on my phone. Small groups of people starts to enter the open door to the Great hall. Confusingly, I walk to the door and pick up the program note to CCNY choral concert. I went to the seating area and pick the row at the back. When everyone gathered, a man caught everyone’s attention, Ira Spaulding, introduced himself as the conductor of the…

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