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  • How Was Your Transition From Career To Career?

    1. Q: Where did you go to school? A: The Fashion Institute of Technology 2. Q: What was your major? A: FMM, double major in Buying and Product Development with a minor in psychology 3. Q: What year did you graduate? A: 2014 4. Q: Did you have anyone who veered you away from FIT? A: she actually did not want to come to FIT at all. Her mother made her come, she wanted to go to a party school and she didn’t want to live in NYC. She hated school hen she first got here, however, she joined…

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  • Compare And Contrast The New England, Chesapeake And Southern Colonies

    The New England, Middle Atlantic, Chesapeake and Southern Colonies shared some similar qualities, but for the majority, they were different in many aspects. By viewing each colonies establishment and growth, along with topics such as religion’s role in the colony, their economics and who performed the labor I will explain which colony I would choose to live in during the year 1700. Aboard the Mayflower during the year 1620 were Separatist; people who withdrew from the Church of England.…

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  • Susan Fenimore Cooper's Essay

    myself walking through the scene one by one. First, was the dirt, the place where every good thing comes from, and the often-unsung hero of nature. I say hero because what happens in nature that does not somehow begin with the soil in that environment? New Brunswick is especially interesting because it is not like everywhere else. The dirt here always has a reddish tint to it and while I am not exactly sure why, I know it has something to do with…

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  • Munsee Indians Summary

    The Munsee people were considered the Wolf clan. They were known to be the oldest clan within the Pennsylvanian and New York territory. The Munsee people were the hunters and meat gatherers in the Munsee Country. Within their clan, the matrilineal line played an important role in their heritage, status, and identity. Each clan or phratries took on the women’s last name…

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  • An Analysis Of Jay Gatsby's My Life Closed Twice Before Its Close

    Jay Gatsby’s life closed twice before his end. The poem “My Life Closed Twice Before Its Close” parallels Gatsby’s life in multiple ways. In both Gatsby’s life and Emily Dickinson’s life there are events that “close” their life upon two occasions. Both of their lives are left unassured if a third event will close their lives again, this time possibly for good. Gatsby and the narrator of the poem are left baffled as to how such egregious events occurred, upon two occasions. Finally, they both…

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  • Love Canal Tragedy

    this mini case study paper, the background of Love Canal, the main issue caused this tragedy, the actions taken by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) along with the outcomes, and the resulting effects on the health of the population exposed at Love Canal and the tragedy will be mainly discussed. In 1978, Love Canal near Niagara Falls in upstate New York was seen as a beautiful river, which wind around the hundreds of houses and schools. The clam was shattered. A child’s…

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  • Native American Creation Story

    constitution. The Iroquois constitution said that, “The rites and festivals of each nation shall remain undisturbed and shall continue as before.” Whilst the only thing that the American constitution says about religion is, “separation of church and state.” Another primary difference between the two constitutions was the gender roles, the Iroquois talked about what a women’s rights were much more than the American Constitution. In fact, the American constitution doesn’t mention women’s rights at…

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  • Gothic Elements In The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow, And Somnambulism

    Washington Irving and Somnambulism by Charles Brockden Brown contain gothic elements in the form of terror, horror, fear of unknown, madness, and setting of the story. In the Legend of Sleepy Hollow, the school teacher, Ichabod Crane, falls in love with a new girl who comes into the town of Sleepy Hollow. Her name is Katrina Van Tassel, and another man…

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  • Nancy Lou Webster: A Short Story

    Straight 8 Buick Coupe with suicide doors named “Katie.” The story begins with Nancy Lou as a teen in Oxford, Mississippi. “Miss Kate Skipwith was a philanthropist who lived on Main Street in Oxford, Mississippi. She wanted a car so she ordered a new car to be shipped by rail to her. A 1935 Buick Series 40 Coupe. It arrived by rail in Oxford with five miles on the odometer. Miss Kate was a notoriously bad driver. Everybody in town knew that when Miss Kate came out of her driveway you had…

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  • The Pros And Cons Of Unocumented Immigrants

    Have you ever thought of how many people are in the U.S? Yea now imagine 11,000,000 taken away from that population sounds crazy right. Well that’s what some government members are actually thinking of doing. They want to send immigrants back to their country yeah its 11 million immigrants i was talking about. It sounds like a event that could never happen but there’s officials that argue the opposite they want them gone from this country. These officials think that immigrants are a harm to…

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