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  • Roberto Clemente Research Paper

    The Life of Roberto Clemente Roberto Clemente was born as Roberto Clemente Walker on August 18, 1934, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He was the last of six children to Melchor Clemente and his wife Dona Luisa. Roberto Clemente was married to Vera Clemente and they had three sons. Roberto Clemente mother was very religious, she often fed the poor children that would come over and play with Roberto and his siblings. Roberto parents instilled in him the value of hard work, respect, dignity, and generosity. “I never heard hate in my house,” said Roberto Clemente (Roberto Clemente1 1). During Roberto Clemente childhood, he led a group of boys to raise money to help build a fence to protect their school. Roberto Clemente also once rescued someone from a burning car. As a young boy, Roberto Clemente got up at six o’clock to deliver milk he was trying to save money to buy a bike. Also, as a young boy, he developed a passion for baseball. Roberto Clemente was dominant on any field. He made all-star for his high school baseball team for three consecutive years. Roberto Clemente also was the best athlete on his track and field team. Roberto had the ability to high jump six feet, triple jump forty-five feet, and throw the Javier in 195 feet. Roberto Clemente would have likely made the Puerto Rico Olympics team and participated in the 1952 Olympics had it not been for baseball. Even though Roberto Clemente excelled in track and field his real passion was baseball. “I want to be a baseball…

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  • Choosing A College Research Paper

    the layout; the school was very large and modern. The tour guide briefly touched on the variety of extracurricular opportunities that are offered at USF. While I did not participate in many clubs in high school, I plan to join a few in college. She also explained that USF offers students the opportunity to study abroad, which is something I might be interested in in the future. Overall, USF provides a lot of the aspects in which I am interested. UCF is situated in Orlando, Florida, two hours…

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  • My Day Experience

    I really wasn’t sure what to put into it since I rarely ever travel out of the state. It was all new to me. It was exactly 3:30 p.m. on the clock it was time to step out of the door. My brother helped me put my things into the car. We drove off. We went a little earlier; my aunt told me from her experience the Orlando airport is full of crazy madness. It was best to get there early to get check in and get our luggage checked, and especially that the lines for check in are endless. When I was…

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  • Personal Narrative: The Animal Kingdom Lodge

    The one day in my life I would choose to re-live if I could would be one that occurred a couple of years back. My father, mother, along with myself took a Wild Africa Trek safari at the Animal Kingdom Lodge where we stayed at one of the Walt Disney World Resorts. What an invigorating experience. I can not wait to go back and experience it all over again. The Animal Kingdom Lodge is set on four lush savannas’ that is home to some thirty species of wildlife that includes Zebras,…

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  • Persuasive Essay On Lakeland

    Aptly-named Lakeland, Florida is home to thirty-eight lakes, the largest, Lake Palmer, covers 2,550 acres. When you ask a Lakeland resident where they live, they will likely tell you which lake they live near, not what section of the city where they reside. With the swan-filed lakes and parks surrounding the larger lakes, Lakeland has a unique, charming character. Population and Getting Around Home to approximately 100,000 people, Lakeland is between Tampa and Orlando, on Interstate 4. It's…

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  • Haunted Mansion Vs Tower Of Terror Analysis

    All of the Disney theme parks around the world are filled with attractions that have deep history and are still being enjoyed today. When visiting Orlando’s Walt Disney World, a person has many options on which well known and well loved ride they want to choose from. But, if this person is looking for a more spooky experience, two attractions come into mind. These include the classic Haunted Mansion and the thrilling Twilight Zone Tower of Terror. Even though The Haunted Mansion and Tower of…

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  • Disney World Speech

    Do you ever wonder what it is like in Walt Disney World? There are multiple themed roller coasters, restaurants, and some shows for Indiana Jones and Star Wars. There are also multiple places in Walt Disney World like the Magic Kingdom or Animal KIngdom. When you are younger and you are here your dreams come to life, like me when I was 6 years of age. In the summer of 2009, we just flew to Florida to go to Walt Disney World and stepped off the plane to get our luggage that we brought on the…

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  • Personal Narrative: Disney A Magical Place To Never Forget

    day finally arrives; I woke up at 10 A.M, earlier than all my family for the first time, I started to say out loud, “Wake up everybody we are going to Disney, we are going to arrive later!” We started to get ready to go, but Orlando was so cloudy and cold that day. The January cold weather that we need to get a bit more of clothes. In fact, we started to look for all the cold clothes, the jackets, the hats, the scarves, and the socks. Finally, we were ready to set out of the room, and get…

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  • The Blackfish Effect

    a change for the better. In a way it has, Blackfish now know as the “Blackfish Effect”, has affected business for Seaworld majorly. Infact Seaworld reported in August 2015, over the two year time span the movie came out profits had dropped 84% (Seaworld sees profits plunge 84% as customers desert controversial park, Rupert Neate). After the documentary Seaworld got rid of their CEO thinking that would help, and brought in a new one. The now CEO Joel Manby had to admit that the company is…

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  • Personal Narrative: The Lion King

    As a child, my parents shaped me into their ideal image of a little girl. The formation of their ideals actually started long before I first opened my eyes in the hospital. My story began back in 1988, when my parents met while working at Walt Disney World as cultural exchange workers from Canada. Their romance is a fairy tale. They had their first date at the Magic Kingdom, they spent all their days off on a Florida beach, and they experienced the technical magic that Disney is so well-known…

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