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    “In the beginning, photography was my passport to meeting people, learning, and experiencing new cultures. Now it is more than just a passport. It’s a tool for creating awareness and understanding across cultures, communities, and countries; a tool to make sense of our commonalities in the world we share,” quote by Ami Vitale. Ami Vitale is a world known photographer, from being a Nikon Ambassador to being a National Geographic magazine photographer. Vitale has a degree in International Studies from the University of North Carolina; she started her career as a photographer roughly 16 years ago in the year 2000 after she made a trip to go visit her sister in Guinea Bissau while working for the Peace Corps in 1995. It was after returning to Guinea…

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    Guinea is an African country. It is located in West Africa – Sub-Saharan Region. It is located between Guinea Bissau and Senegal in the north; Mali and Cote d’Ivoire in the east; Liberia and Sierra Leone in the south and Atlantic Ocean in the West. Guinea has four natural regions: coastal plain; mountainous region; savanna region; and a forest region. “Total area: 94,927 sp mi (245,861 sq km); Population (2013 est.): 11,176,026 (growth rate: 2.64%); birth rate: 36.3/1000; life expectancy: 59;…

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    The author of Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Chernoh Alpha M.Bah, explanation of the outbreak in Sierra Leon and how it influences people’s perception and the response to Ebola from both the political and social perceptive, is one of my favourite reading as it correlates to the topics discuss in lectures so far. As he demonstrated, structural violence in this case must be understood in the context of a regional history and global economy that have cultivated inequalities. For instance, it is no…

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    It’s not easy to learn a new language that one never hear or speak before. Therefore, learning a new language can be tedious or detrimental for many people. However, for others, who are familiar with the language already, can say it’s effortless. From my perspective, learning a new language can be difficult. Perseverance and a thrill to learn, one can master this new skill. My encounter to learn a new language starts with when I went to the country (Guinea) in West Africa. People in this…

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    Essay On Ferrets

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    loving ferret is always a good experience. Ferrets also adapt to the hours that their owner is awake because they always want to be out of their cage to play. Ferrets are nocturnal so it would be cool to see him/ her adapt to sleep in the night instead of the day; and when the ferret was a baby it probably slept in the day. Some reasons that ferrets shouldn’t be legal is because they can be dangerous. Ferrets are not nice to other pets. They may sleep twenty-two hours of the day, but when they…

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    Have you ever had a hamster before? Although there are many great animals, I think hamsters are the one of the greatest pets to have. In my opinion, hamsters are fast runners, they are really fuzzy, and they like to eat a lot. One reason is that hamsters are great pets because they are really fast runners. When they run in their hamster wheel or hamster ball, they are really really fast. They get really energetic when they are running. According to the website Hamster Wheels, They could run up…

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    Hamster Research Paper

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    I’m going to tell you the major causes that resulted in Hamsters being pets, the first being in 1946 Albert Marsh of Mobile, Alabama had won a bet and his prize was a furry pet that could fit in the palm of your hand… a hamster. The cause was Alber winning then the effect was him getting a hamster. He had found this new creature very “interesting with its curious personality and adorable cheek pouches” and ALbert ho was a dreamer, became convinced that these creatures didn't just belong in…

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    Guinea Pig Research Paper

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    Guinea pigs are unlike most other rodents, they are small and they are easy to take care of. Other animals require a lot more of work but guinea pigs are simple pets to care for. They are easy on your pocketbook meaning that they do not cost that much. Also guinea pigs can adjust to your schedule than other animals. My research will show that the guinea pig evolution, appearance, habitat, lifestyle, and diet and prey make the guinea pig one of the most interesting Rodent to learn about. The…

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    Political Map Of Algeria

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    Algeria was a country that was once controlled by France for the majority of its history, but eventually gained independence in 1962. Algeria has overcome political turmoil and conflict that resulted in Abdelaziz Bouteflika becoming the president in 1999, and the government today is still under his leadership, while relying heavily on the usage of hydrocarbons. Algeria’s main language is Arabic, and the people there are predominantly Muslim.Flag of Algeria.svg Papua New Guinea was a…

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    I began work as a MA for a family medicine practice with a stellar reputation; but as such, they’re extremely busy with a large staff to cover their caseload. The MA turnover rate is high, as most are attending school, as I was. This meant many of the MA’s were just learning to give shots, using unsuspecting patients as guinea pigs. At the close of one shift, I was working with a new MA. Her patient was an ex-Marine with more muscles than Captain America. After her fourth attempt to poke his…

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