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GCE Catalysts how-to Video

For my HTML class (Catalyst) we all got to make a video for our first milestone. It had to be something using HTML that we didn’t already know how to do.  For my video I did a how-to on uploading a video on to youtube, then onto our website (using the host bluehost.com).  If you Read More…

Orbit Media Field Experience

We went to Orbit Media Studios today.  Orbit Media is a web design company in Chicago located at 4043 N Ravenswood Ave.  We went there for our HTML course Catalyst.  This field experience gave me the opportunity to consider if developing was a path I really wanted to follow, and after this experience I believe it is.  After talking with Read More…

Aids in Australia

For the second milestone in our Cure math class, we made posters.  I made a poster about how Australia is affected by AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) and how they combat AIDS.  I found out that Australia raised over 600 million dollars to combat AIDS in 2011.  You can learn more about AIDS in Australia by Read More…

Burn this Book!

This podcast is about Fahrenheit 451, by Rad Bradbury.  This book is about stopping diversity because they try to make everyone think and act the same way by censoring books and all multimedia, except from what the government comes out with.  I’ve learned how big of an impact censorship can do, if it gets out of hand.  It was important for Read More…

JH’s Rebuilding Project on Ground Zero

The purpose of this project was to share my idea of what building should go where Ground Zero stands.  My project was inspired by a Zen Garden in Kyoto, Japan, called Ryoan-ji which was created for Buddhists by the Fujiwar family in the 11th Century.  In this Zen Garden, they used the sound of water, and the feel of Read More…

Cultural Influences

In spanish class our assignment was to explain what culture is, this is what I think it is. Culture. I think culture directly influences how people live on a daily basis. Whether it be going to church, to playing basketball; culture is what you make of it. Culture is also adapting to the times we Read More…

Birth Rates in the USA

I created this science poster in my population class, it is our third milestone. I did my poster to identify the birth rates in the USA. We used the equation N=NsE^(kt). N is defined as the projection of populations, Ns is the starting population, and Kt is the birth rate.  From my research, you can Read More…

Personal Sailing Narrative

This is about a story of my life.  A very dangerous scary story about camp.  If you are a sailor this is the right story for you.  This story is about my near-death experience that just about everyone in the world has. Personal Narrative Fighting For Life. My story doesn’t cover me as a baby, Read More…