Monthly Archives: February 2012

War Diaries: Wikileaks

February 29, 2012 at 7:58 pm, by

This project is all about truth, because the war diaries tell everything that is going on in the war in Afghanistan, including experiences and information about the conflicts. People should know about this Wikileaks case because the government & people who work for the government of the U.S. are hiding the truth from the public; Read More…

Why DFTD spread in Australia?

February 29, 2012 at 5:39 pm, by

For my disease class, I looked at why DFTD spread in Australia. Tasmanian Devils are susceptible to DFTD The Tasmanian devil is one of the most carnivorous animals alive since 1936. The Tasmanian devil is short and stocky with black fur. Even with their thick and muscular bodies they are quick animals and have the Read More…

SM PSA 1

February 28, 2012 at 9:35 pm, by

Intro: For my disease sciences class, I performed a Public Service Announcement (PSA). For this PSA, I studied the plague in Madagascar. This was a pnuemonic plague spreading across the island. It is spread through bodily contact and bad water. I did this because it is a very important topic even though it’s a world Read More…

PSA Diabetes

February 28, 2012 at 9:35 pm, by

Below is my third milestone for Disease class, we made a Public Service Announcement (PSA).  My PSA was about Diabetes in the United States of America.  Below you can see my script, and listen to my PSA! Attention, this public service announcement is about Diabetes in the United States of America.  Diabetes affects millions of Read More…

Rabies In Argentina

February 28, 2012 at 9:31 pm, by

For disease class, we created a public service announcement(PSA) to understand why a disease spread in Argentina. To complete my goal, I had to do some research online to make sure that my information was reliable and I recorded it in a short podcast. See my Podcast below. Why does rabies spread in Argentina? This Read More…

Milestone 3, Africa PSA

February 28, 2012 at 9:28 pm, by

In my disease class, we currently researched the spread of certain diseases in areas of the world. I was assigned Africa and specifically picked the disease Ebola or EVF. This is my public service announcement (PSA) targeted to people specifically residing in Uganda, Africa. Uganda is a place where a lot of the Ebola outbreaks Read More…

MML PSA

February 28, 2012 at 9:23 pm, by

Below is my Public Service Announcement  (PSA) regarding  the Infectious Bursal Disease Virus in Antarctica. I will be also touching on how penguins get this virus from humans and cargo. I created this PSA because I wanted to spread the word on this virus that lowers the mortality rate for penguins. Infectious Bursal Disease Virus (IBDV) is a disease Read More…

Why does cholera spread in Asia?

February 28, 2012 at 9:09 pm, by

In my disease class, we looked at how disease spread over the world for our assigned continent.  The continent I got was Asia, and  I studied cholera.Check out my public service announcement below. What do you know about Cholera? According to the bbc, 8 million people died in Asia because of Cholera. Cholera spread from Read More…

Org Systems & Models

February 28, 2012 at 4:12 pm, by

Dear Students in GCE’s Org Systems  & Models course: Please respond to the following prompt: How has learning about organizational systems & models changed your understanding of self, other, and world? Thank you, eric

How to Hunt a Poem @ LTAB 2012

February 24, 2012 at 6:02 pm, by

The purpose of this piece was to write an individual poem for the LTAB competition and perform it. I am proud of this piece because I did good with it and it took my worst fear away: being nervous in front of a crowd. I learned that memorizing your poem is so important for the Read More…