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New for 2016 !!

It’s been a while, I know. In addition to revamping my site, I’ve been busy working on and recording new material. I’ve decided to repurpose the ‘posts’ section to highlight new material. 125 more words

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Prison Memoirs of a Suffraget

British prisons in the 1860’s had become a place of brutality and captivity. Instead championing rehabilitation and reform, they were turning prisoners into, as Michel Foucault puts it, “docile subjects”(Foucault, 1977, 199) He thought the kind of discipline that was being carried out in prisons was making inmates quiet, submissive and malleable subjects, which allowed prison officers to manipulate inmates into doing anything they ordered. 880 more words

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Uber Superb

Yesterday, my boyfriend Ron and I were running late. The US Post Office office hours on Saturdays is from 9:30AM to 12:00PM. We were planning to take the bus, but we took our time eating breakfast. 507 more words

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@fyimaths working to raise awareness

In the wake of the University of Sydney’s decision to introduce mathematics prerequisites, AMSI Director Geoff Prince writes in the AFR (4/2/2016) about how university requirements have an impact on mathematical capabilities needed in the workforce.   31 more words

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Super Sunday

Oh, that’s right, there’s a football game today. I even intend to watch it. Do I have any predictions? Well… I predict the commercials will be stupid (although I have no intention of watching any to test this prediction on. 171 more words

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Know-It-All Tag

I was nominated by Annabeth to do the Know It All tag, so let’s do this.

Questions:

During those annoying ice-breaker games, when you have to think of something beginning with the first letter of your name, what do you always say ? 343 more words

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