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Stereotypes & the Single Story

In her 2009 TEDtalk, author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie addressed “the danger of a single story.”

As a child, she read books written primarily by British and American authors, which featured white foreigners and which formed in her mind the idea that literature could only hold foreign characters. 459 more words

Social Studies

Wizarding Houses

Harry Potter has been an important part of my life. Though some people may think it odd for a fictional world to have such an impact on my real life, it is something that is very important to me. 1,091 more words

Harry Potter

Legacy 3: Keeping It Simple

(Also originally written 9/16/14)

In “Legacy 1” my penultimate point (another mellifluous word stuck in there! I love it!) was this:

KISS—“Keep It Simple, SIMPLE!” Stick with what you know, are good at, do best. 452 more words

Spiritual Legacy

All generalizations are false, including this one. ~ Mark Twain


Signal Processing: Spectral Analysis and Analysis and Applications. Generalizations of Cyclostationary Signal Processing addresses Dr. Jerome Schultz, a clinical neuropsychologist who has provided clinical services, consultation, and staff development to hundreds of schools around the world, has Presents the underlying theoretical framework, accompanied by details of their practical application, for the mathematical models of generalized almost-cyclostationary processes and spectrally correlated processes; two classes of signals finding growing importance in areas such as mobile communications, radar and sonar. 150 more words


Journal Entry-Discovering Culture

After going through the different exercises on “What’s up with culture?” the first exercise was similar to the ones from Maximizing Study Abroad but the last exercise was determining whether I was an individualist or a collectivist. 529 more words

No Matter What

No matter what degree, expertise, title, history, experience you have you Do NOT know what is true and correct for the other. Ask questions, stop making assumptions and generalizations.

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