Ran Ito

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  • Personal Narrative: How Art Has Changed My Life

    Minutes ago, the teacher had instructed for us to begin the problems, and my heart pounded from the pressure and adrenaline. I ran down the list of problems, checking if I had made a careless error on any of the problems. As the time slipped away, the test was collected, and I pondered continuously about how well I did on the test. My love for math started from these competitions, testing my knowledge in an exciting, reward-based way. Math has always been a large part of my academic life, regardless of being in school or extracurricular. I believe math is important in everyday life, useful while getting into college, and getting a job, leading to a successful life. A couple hours later, at the awards ceremony, I heard the words “Third Place: Daniel Dai!” and walked up to receive my award for the work I had…

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  • Northwest Corner Building Analysis

    Yuhao Zheng Northwest Corner Building The Northwest Corner building locates on 118 Broadway, northwest of Columbia University Morningside campus. The different scale and material of the building make it easy to identify and hard to forget, however, not every resident and critics have positive opinion of the building. The critic Mark Lamster says: “This is not the building most New Yorkers were expecting from either Moneo or Columbia. I think there was an expectation of something contextual,…

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  • Theme Of Discrimination In North Carolina

    Discrimination has been an ongoing struggle as far back as history can recall, and it is unfortunate that it is still an issue today. We have made tremendous progress for women, African Americans, and other minorities, but we are still in the midst of full rights for the LGBT community. It would be unrealistic to say that this community now has complete equality, especially when states like North Carolina pass laws allowing discrimination and refusal of treatments to the LGBT community. It is…

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  • Buddhism In Japanese Culture Essay

    taught and for cultural experiences to have a place to be shared. These religious works of architecture can be found all across Japan and are integrated into both natural environments and modern metropolises in order to be accessible to all the people who need their services. The two most popular religions in Japan are Shinto and Buddhism, which both have had a significant historical presence and role in the formation of modern day Japan (Religion 66). The two religions also have distinct…

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  • Aum Shinrikyo Case Study

    Asahara began his organization out of the power vacuum left from the Japanese economic boom, promising a rebirth for young Japanese people who did not feel they fit into the rigid Japanese society (“Nerve Gas Attack on Tokyo Subway”). Their ideas were formed out of a combination of Buddhism, Christianity, Shamanism, and Hinduism (Olson 1999, 514). They believe that the cults’ founder, Shoko Asahara, is the first “enlightened one” after Buddha (Fletcher 2012) and that he is the reincarnated Jesus…

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  • Pearl Harbor Propaganda Essay

    Rear-Admiral Ito The Japanese during World War Two believed that they were a divine race meant to rule over the rest of the world as shown by the quote from Admiral Ito, stating that Japan believed that there war was a righteous struggle and that the heavens would witness that there war was righteous. During World War Two Japans goal was to conquer all of the pacific because that was there holy mission, the only thing stopping them was America and the countries that were resisting Japans rule.…

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  • Narrative Essay About A Camping Trip

    screen and his hand went right through it. Mark volunteered to do the honors and get the diaond and as he did he looked around at all the dead skeletons and then at the computer. One of the skeletons had a broken tooth and as Mark reached his hand out to give the diamond to the strange person behind the screen, the creature smiled reveiling his teeth. Mark got frustrated, he knew what was going on again but he really wished he didn’t. This creature, whatever it is, takes the physical form of a…

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  • Analysis Of The O. J. Simpson Trial

    One of these events involved the aggressive arrest and beating of Rodney King in Los Angeles in 1991. Four L.A.P.D. police officers were videotaped beating King and the video aired all over America. (Rodney King) The police faced trial and were acquitted of any crime by a predominately white jury. This decision inflamed the citizens of Los Angeles and initiated riots. (Rodney King) The African-American community thought that if King was white that justice would be served and the police would…

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  • Case Study Of Tata Nano

    Relationship - supplierbusiness.com newsletter, 14th January, 2008 This article discusses the starting sourcing methodology of Tata Nano. In 2008, when Tata Motors chose to dispatch Tata Nano - the world's least expensive auto, they partitioned every one of the segments of Tata Nano into two sorts – Proprietary plans and Tata Motors outline. For the segments and frameworks which were composed in-house, suppliers who had solid procedure abilities and who could give significant recommendations and…

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  • What Are The Impact Of Macroeconomic Releases On Exchange Rates

    this date but I thought that it would be more logical to start the observations on the day the euro was introduced. The data sample was extracted from Bloomberg and focused on the intraday variation of the floating rate. By using the intraday variation, we can estimate if the releases of economic news in the United States have an impact on the exchange rate in the long run. The initial sample was reduced to only focus on the dates on which important news was released in the United States of…

    Words: 1972 - Pages: 8
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