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    work well with others and respect the older volunteers that are at the center. They have to be someone that can connect with the youth and empower them. Also, when needed, a volunteer will be assigned to help a youth at the center to do their homework. Because there are many rooms and activities at Cornerstone, volunteers will work in different settings such as: the café, the skate park, or the game room. Due to the fact that volunteers interact directly with youth, they must attend a child abuse training. If a volunteer suspects or witnesses child abuse or sexual abuse, they are required to report the incident to Child Protective Services. If there are other issues or needs that the youth have, then the volunteers report the information to John…

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    In the short story “Treasure of Lemon Brown” by Walter Dean Myers and the novel “The Pearl” by John Steinbeck the main characters changed what they valued in life by resolving an internal conflict. While each character faced a different struggle they both valued family in the end. Kino experiences a change in what is valued in life. Kino’s values change once he found the pearl. When he found the pearl he was more focused on the money that came from the pearls worth instead on focusing on…

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    extroverts relay to their external outer world that emphasizes of people such as socializing and activities. Introverts tend to process information inside their heads, extroverts often act without thinking.This related to the first dimension of the Myers-Brigg Indicator,Extraversion/Introversion.Extroverted people are very gregarious and sociable people and enjoy interaction with others,but Introverts prefer to keep to themselves and prefer a small circle of friends,they are often caught up…

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    Personality Paper

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    Katharine Briggs role in the creation of the MBTI focused on her daughters’ marriage and if her mate was right for her. So, when Isabel Briggs married Clarence Myers Katharine felt inspired to understand her daughters’ mate even more and why he viewed the world so differently than her family. Isabel’s role took on a slightly different approach. Isabel wanted to find a way to turn the information into a practical application. Combining the desire to understand one’s self and or another with the…

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    Character Development in Fallen Angels Richie Perry, the main character in Fallen Angels went to war, so he could escape his troubled life at home. Fallen Angels is a book written by Walter Dean Myers about the hardships of the Vietnam War. Myers in known for his accurate, detailed and sometimes graphic depiction of the War. The setting of Vietnam gave Richie experiences that changed him mentally and emotionally. Such as, seeing some of his friends killed, to having to push through being…

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    Symbolism in A Long Way Gone: Memoir of a Boy Soldier Malcom X once said: “Power in defense of freedom is greater than power in behalf of tyranny and oppression” (izquotes) Freedom is fundamental to the growth of humanity. In A Long Way Gone: Memoir of a Boy Soldier, author Ishmael Beah examines the concept of freedom and oppression through illustrating his encounters as a child soldier during the Sierra Leone civil war in the 1990s. The dark influences of war strips Beah of his childhood…

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    Some PAPs are much easier to use than others. Therefore, the PAPs most reported to be used were Pfizer, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merck, GlaxoSmithKline, AstraZeneca, Wyeth-Ayerst, Parke-Davis, Eli Lilly, and GlaxoWellcome (Duke, Raube, & Lipton, 2005, p. 729-730). 3. What are the requirements for Patient Assistance Program? “Most companies require some kind of income proof like a W2 or 1040. If they are homeless with no income, a letter from the doctor stating they are homeless will suffice.…

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    Bristol Meyers Squibb is a pharmaceutical company, with a very rich tradition. This analysis will begin with a few historical highlights. Edward Squibb was a doctor in the Navy, who was unimpressed by the medicine that the Navy was using during the Mexican War, he was so dissatisfied that he threw all of the unfit medicine overboard. On 1858, when he returned, he went on to start his own company in Brooklyn, New York, with the goal of having pure medicine for the people. Squibb’s medicine was…

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    1.Summarize the book. "Monster" by waiter dean Myers is about 16-year-old boy who lives in an urban community where most are unemployed or underemployed. the boy’s name is Steve Harmon. he is wrongfully convicted for a drug store robbery and murder of the owner Mr. Nesbit. Steve is currently in jail while his trial is being heard. during his time in jail, he writing down the harsh stuff and tortures that happen in jail such as beating steeling fights and even rape. during the trial Steve claims…

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    According to the ALA office for Intellectual Freedom the book Fallen Angels by Myers contains offensive language , racism, and violence. However, I agree that the book contains inappropriate content for young adults but it also demonstrates a young adult just like us that suffered an injury and couldn’t play basketball which was his passion, it was hard for him to overcome the situation because it was something he had worked for his entire life , but instead of being depressed he overcame an…

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