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Consumer Culture|Analysis|

The traditional values of Western societies generate under the influence of politics and the commercialization of culture. In some cases, we are blinded by the power structure of mass production and manufacturing, altering our mindset to fall into the consumer culture of a capitalist system. 664 more words

Summer Service Learning in Ecuador

Our journey into the Amazon rainforest was a long one: two flights, an eight-hour bus ride, and a boat ride before we reached the Minga Lodge on the Upper Napo River in northeast Ecuador. 523 more words

Faculty & Staff

Summer Adventure at the Grand Canyon: Our Top 5 Moments

An important part of each student’s experience at Morgan Park Academy is tied to our mission to prepare the global leaders of tomorrow and our belief that learning can and should take place outside the classroom. 1,084 more words

Middle School

India photo blog 2

Sarah Romanus is a Global Studies major who spent the spring semester in Pune, India, participating in The Alliance: Contemporary India- Development, Economy, Society program. 615 more words

Asia

Ageism in Youth Studies: Generation Maligned available in affordable paper for Fall

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Chapter One…………………………………………………………………….. 1

Ageist Scholars Ignore Youth

Chapter Two…………………………………………………………………. 42

Generation Maligned

Chapter Three………………………………………………………………… 93

The Narcissism Debate

Chapter Four………………………………………………………………… 137

Anxious and Stressed… 204 more words

Global Youth Attitudes

Graduation 2017 |Personal|

Graduation – a momentous occasion to reflect on all the years of your hard work.

This post will be more of a personal one, looking back at my experience through high school and college. 772 more words

Call for Committee Members

The GSA is seeking new committee members to participate in the organization and development of future activities . At this moment, we are keen to hear from anyone who either has past experience with the GSA or who is interested in the work of the GSA and willing to contribute to the next phase of the association. 41 more words