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    As I attended classes and flight training , my workload was heavy but required me to stay motivated on the task at hand. As a Freshman I became the Aviation Camp mentor for my school where I lead and persuaded prospective students to join Elizabeth City State University and Aviation Science. I was also selected to become a member of the National Honor Society of Leadership and Success. In this organization I built my knowledge of becoming a leader and building courage for the long haul of my college academic years. During my junior year of college, I was chosen to become an Engineer Command Mentor at the Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut. While at the Academy I was trained by some of the top officers of the Coast Guard on Leadership and learning yourself. It was there that I learned that Leaders must know there own potential before discovering others potential. I went on to complete 44.7 hours of flight training and another internship with the local Elizabeth City Regional airport where I learned that leaders are surrounded by great followers. I also learned that it takes a team of strong-minded individuals to complete day to day task that no man can achieve…

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    P-Tank Swot Analysis

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    Mission Statement: The P-Tank D.I.V.A.S is an organization established for adolescent females in secondary education. D.I.V.A.S stands for Determined,Inspirational,Victorious, Admired and Smarter. The main objective of the program is teach character education, promote literacy, and college awareness. Location: The organization is located at Pasquotank County High School. The high school is located in the school district of Elizabeth Pasquotank Public Schools in North Carolina.The address…

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    Stoddard, whom is a Business Systems Analysist for Elizabeth City State University. She did mention that there is not much accounting involved in my Internship. But, what piqued my interest during my interview was, when she mentioned there was an open position, that ties into the Internship. Even though, I am an accounting major. But, knowing that there could be possible employment after graduation, is a relief. The burden of not having to find employment, is lifted. Getting a job that…

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    Gentrification Case Study

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    new middle class environment. Lee (2008) sights that there is a poor evidence base for 'positive gentrification’. She believes that although the new middle classes' desire for diversity and difference, they tend to self-segregate. “Gentrification is part of an aggressive, revanchist ideology designed to retake the inner city for the middle classes” (Lee, p.1, 2008). Lee highlights a major critic of gentrification, the displacement of the lower-class. Although this displacement may be true, with…

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    As a reaction, in the U.S.A. Daniel Hudson Burnham initiated “City Beautiful Movement” which brought into effect civic engagement through the construction of “humane” structures. Daniel typified the new kind of architect and planner who felt that large scale and rational planning initiatives were need of the hour. Under the McMillan Plan that was unveiled in 1902 Daniel was hired to make a fresh plan for the mall area in Washington D.C., which he got demolished to create the “Federal Triangle”…

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    Harland Bartholomew is one of the original municipal planners that influenced the city planning profession from 1914 to present day. Bartholomew’s influence and notability in city planning has three distinct areas (Lovelace, 1993). These three areas include the education of planning professionals, civil service at both the city and national level, and his private practice and advancement of a systematic comprehensive plan (Lovelace, 1993). These three areas tell a story of an individual that had…

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    communities are well developed areas where there is a large density of people living. Often an urban area is the region around a city and primarily consists of commercial buildings, houses, motorways, bridges, and railroads. According to the United States Census Bureau in 2010 there was 249,253,271 people living in urban areas, which is eighty-one percent of the U.S. population (2010 Census Urban and Rural Classification and Urban Area Criteria, n.d.). To gain a better understanding of urban…

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    Birdsong by Stephen Faulks is a novel to show the effect war has on a person who served in battle and the importance to understand the history of war for those who wish to learn about the past. This novel is about the Great War and its impact it had on the life of Stephen Wraysford, the protagonist of the novel, and his granddaughter Elizabeth Benson. Stephen had an affair with a woman named Isabelle Azaire who ends up getting pregnant and wasn 't sure about the feelings for Stephen so she left…

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    name might be not as widely known as Ebenezer Howard, Jane Jacobs, or Robert Moses, but it can be argued that he is just as important to how city planners are impacted today through his theories and methods. Bartholomew was a city planner that lived from 1889 to 1989 (Lovelace, 1993). He was one of the original municipal planners and has influenced city planning profession from 1914 to present day. Bartholomew’s influence and notability in city planning has three distinct areas (Lovelace,…

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    As crime rates continue to grow, there is one crime many parents fear. Their child being kidnapped and never found. Kidnaped is someone taking you away by force. The chances of you being kidnapped is higher in a populated urban area than in a countryside. For example, in today’s culture, movies and television series displays many kidnaping. The most famous kidnaping movie is titled “Taken”. In Taken, the daughter of Bryan Mills was abducted from a hotel in later found in London. Bryan Mills had…

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