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  • Personal Narrative: My Mother With Breast Cancer

    moving fin with him was a fairly easy task. Although my dad has done a phenomenal job of being both mom and dad, there are things in a young woman’s life that her mother usually takes the lead on in order to educate her. Like, when a young woman starts her menstrual cycle her mom will usually take her to the store and buy her the appropriate products while teaching her all of the ins and outs of this new change. As these times pass in my life, I try to take the burden off of my father’s shoulders and educate myself through research from the internet and my friends’ experiences. Two years after my mother’s passing, my dad and I made a substantial move from Dallas, Texas, to Miami, Florida. My father had grown up in the Florida Keys but because of his job the closest we could get to the Keys was Miami. I had finished elementary school in Texas so by the time that we had finished moving to Miami my first year in middle had started. To say that the conversion from a predominantly Caucasian school to an extremely diverse school was a culture shock would be an understatement. I was one of three white children at my new middle school. A girl on my school bus had once tried to fight me because her friend had told her that I had called her and unsavory word. I sat in my usual sea, anxiously waiting to leave school when she ran through the school bus aisle staring directly into my eyes. As she approached me she began to holler about me disrespecting her. I honestly had no idea…

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  • Data Insecurity

    responsibility. The key is the ownership of the data. The provider becomes the lawful owners of the data. Providers have to manage that to which the data is to be provided. So this provider is given the power to make the necessary decisions in accordance to the situation. The owners, on the other side, become satisfied with regard to the safety of the data. They are ensured that their data will be protected. Everything related to the data is done by the cloud provider. He is just like an owner…

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  • Zigbee Attack Essay

    packets. This will drain the battery of the Zigbee module and can be used to disable the device [9]. The second and most overlooked attack is a physical attack on the actual Zigbee device. Zigbee devices are not very secure. They often store the network key information in plain text without encryption or password protection. Simple AT commands can often be used to retrieve this information if the device is physically accessible. All Zigbee devices in the network have access to the encryption…

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  • Vulnerable Population

    Social and Environmental Profile Cultural, Social and Economic Impact Vulnerable Populations Southern Florida has a large migrant farm worker population that could be negatively impacted by food shortages and thus labor shortages across the state and county. These individuals rely on the income made through harvesting in order to provide for their families and are often the most marginalized in society. Low income residents will also be impacted if aerial spraying continues in the region. Food…

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  • FEMA And The Emergency Management Cycle

    respond to an emergency to the states and local governments (FEMA, n.d). Additional resources that were given by FEMA and the Florida State Emergency Response Team (SERT) are the U.S Coast Guard and the Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) teams to respond to Hurricane Wilma in the State of Florida (FEMA, n.d). The quickest phase in the emergency management cycle is the response phase, therefore; the actions that were taken by the local, state, and federal action were quickly taken to respond to…

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  • Personal Narrative-Going Parasailing

    “We are going parasailing today.”, But before the end there is always a beginning my friends.. Hello this is my story of Florida. The story that I am going to tell you about was not the first time that I have been to the condo but definitely one of the most exciting and one of the most recent. Siesta Key is an island right off of sarasota it is little but very exciting and there are many things to do like go parasailing. We have been going there every year for the past four years we go…

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  • Best Vacation Spots In Florida

    Best Vacation Spots in Florida Florida is regarded by many people as one of the best and most incredible states in the United States of America for several reasons. The most important reason is the beauty and splendor it is endowed with. This state is gifted with both natural and man-made wonders, which is the reason why it is one of the favorite vacation destinations of locals and tourists from outside of the United States. In this article, you will get to know the best vacation spots in…

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  • The Pros And Cons Of Living In Florida

    When thinking of Florida and all of the snakes, alligators, bears and countless unknown insects, it doesn’t normally draw the attention to people of various age groups as an “enjoyable” place to live in. Although there are many cons to the state and what goes on it, the pros seem to outweigh them. There may be some wild animals and temperatures, but you never have to worry about shoveling snow in the winter! Having lots of history and attractions, beautiful weather, and tons of vacation spots by…

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  • Four Types Of Natural Capital

    world’s input of natural assets which include soil, air, water and all living things. It is from this system that humans are able to obtain as well as make possible a wide variety of services. The emergence of this concept in recent decades reflects the fact that environmental systems are key in determining a country 's economic output and social well-being. Natural capital has several categories from which we benefit from such as renewable, nonrenewable, cultivated and human. It is for this…

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  • Case Analysis: The College Of Central Florida

    Market Analysis Introduction The College of Central Florida was established in 1957 with a vision to improve the educational opportunities in the counties of Marion, Citrus and Levy. The campus is located between downtown Ocala, Florida and Interstate 75. The college has grown and has multiple satellite campuses serving communities throughout Citrus and Levy counties. The college provides a wide variety of Associate, Baccalaureate and certificate programs to meet the needs of any prospective…

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