Colorado School of Mines

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  • Narrative Essay On Kindergarten

    well you would be wrong. The flaw with all the soccer teams in the league I was in was that every single kid chanced the ball around the field like a swarm of bees. Well every kid except for me. I didn’t see the point of chancing the ball. I was very slow and would never be able to reach the ball so I wisely decided to invest my time in something else. But I kind of have to stay on the field so my choices were limited. I ended up picking flowers and trying to hide in the crowd. The latter does not work so well when you are wearing a team jersey. My parents got frustrated with me and always told me to get back out on the field. During the summer after Kindergarten I went to summer school. At the time I was too young to know the negative connotation that is associated with summer school. I also did not understand what going there meant. But I had fun there; I got to be smart for once. There were kids there that did not learn anything in the past year. See the thing is I ended up learning most of the times I needed to know at the end of Kindergarten, but that’s not what they grade you on. They care about when more than…

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  • Henderson Mine Research Papers

    There are two major mining companies in Colorado. The Henderson Mine in Empire, Colorado and the Cresson Mine is located in Victor, Colorado. The Henderson Mine produced the mineral molybdenum. The Cripple Creek & Victor Mine produces the mineral gold. Cripple Creek & Victor mine is Colorado’s largest gold mine. The Henderson Mine was founded in 1976 and operated by Climax Molybdenum Company. It has produced 770 million pounds of molybdenum since opening. The mine annual revenue is unknown, but…

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  • Roony Road History

    Golden is located N of I-70 and West of Denver in Jefferson county, Colorado. From 1862 to 1876 Golden was the capital city of Colorado. A gold discovery in Clear Creek attracted settlers in mid 19th century. Rich soil in the valleys; coal mining and clay extractions were also major attractions for settlers. In 1870 there were five smelters and Colorado central railroad was built. In 1873, Adolph Coors opened a brewery, using mountain spring waters of Clear Creek. The Coors plant is the world…

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  • Dennis Daley Research Paper

    Boston and every sign discouraged the Irish from applying. The Irish did not have a good reputation during that time period. The only job he could get was digging ditches. He continued his job for a week and then he quit to join railroad construction. When they reached Colorado there was a sign saying “Hiring at Cripple Creek Mine.” So Dennis went to Cripple Creek and…

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  • Reflective Essay: Executive High School Internship Program

    Receiving an invitation to apply to the highly acclaimed Executive High School Internship Program was the beginning to an invaluable learning opportunity, allowing me to expand my skill set beyond my fellow high school students, and gain a bold competitive advantage. I was applying for a highly selective internship with the Colorado School of Mines, where I would be afforded many opportunities that most Undergraduate students are not privy to. During the days leading up to my interview, I…

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  • Legalization Of Marijuana Essay

    no withdrawal symptoms when the drug is not discontinued” (“drug use” Britannica School. Encyclopaedia Britannica). Marijuana consume can also bring certain “medical benefits to people suffering from certain medical conditions”. If marijuana would be legalized, patients would come in the benefit of a treatment with marijuana and pharmacy companies would do more research about marijuana, which could lead to even more uses. In Colorado, the drug “is legal for medical purposes (as it is) in other…

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  • Navajo Tribe Culture

    Our world has many different types of people. People with different backgrounds, lifestyles, history and cultures. The Navajo people lived and went through a lot of different things. I want to explore what their culture and history. The Native American Navajo tribe is one of the largest tribes of American Indians. The Navajos have lived in the Southwest in places that are known today as New Mexico,Arizona, Colorado, and Utah. The Spanish who called them the Apaches of Navajo.that is where the…

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  • Literacy Narrative Assignment Analysis

    Literacy Narrative Assignment Rachel Gurich P. 3A My first day of school in Colorado was completely ridiculous. I knew not one person and I felt as if I did not do one thing correctly. Everything felt foreign to me, even the air. I had gone about the day doing what I was told and keeping quiet, feeling shy and upset about leaving my childhood home in Texas. When it came to be time for lunch, I remember a voice in my head scolding me for not attempting to make conversation; It was most likely…

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  • Personal Narrative: My Experience Of Moving To Colorado

    I will never forget the day that my parents told me we were moving to Colorado. I had a wide range of emotions towards this, I was both nervous and excited. I can explain it best as the moment before the fall on a roller coaster, the butterflies building up in your stomach as the bottom of the hill is not insight but the ride down is sure to be amazing. Much like roller coasters new experiences have no true end in sight but the journey along the way with all the twists and turns are sure to…

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  • Personal Narrative: My Goals Of A College Education

    Graduating with a degree had always been a goal of mine until about two years ago. At that point in my life obtaining a degree fell to the wayside. However, after a series of events, I’m back on track to receive one and I’m thrilled about it. Now that I’ve started my educational career at Colorado Christian University, I have three other goals for myself while studying. Those goals are to maintain straight A’s, find ways to apply what I’m learning into my life at the present time, and to share…

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