Tag Archives: Research

Casa Ideal

In my independent study class Casa I worked on my final unit creating my dream house. I did this by incorporating everything I have studied and learned in the past units but adding on one thing. For this I had to also incorporate one of the 8 millennium development goals. The goal I chose was Read More…

Shine Bright Like A Diamond

                  In Unit of our Math & Baseball course, 162 we learned a lot about segregation in sports. Before I took this class I knew a lot about the baseball because of learning about Jackie Robinson in history classes. I never knew how much he impacted baseball Read More…

Me, Myself, and Isadora Duncan

The purpose of this Endurance project was to connect ourselves and our missions to a character we felt drawn to. I choose to connect to Isadora Duncan because of her spirit, motivation, inspiration, and her drive. I am proud of the poem I wrote and the new style I used incorporating different punctuation techniques. Here Read More…

Diving Into the Power of Words-Katabasis Motivation

The purpose of this Endurance challenge was for me to start tackling my mission by studying poetry techniques and telling stories through poetry using these techniques. I decided to take techniques from 5 inspirational writers and poets — and create 5 poems about 5 people close to me that inspire and motivate me. The hardest part Read More…

UIC Biological Department

For global health cure course, we went to the UIC biological department and met with 4 world class scientists. They took us on a tour of there labs and showed us research that they have been working on. During the tour, we asked multiple questions for each scientist. I asked Dr. Wang Tien of the mouse lab, what are your researching on Read More…

Debt Ceiling

  This is a paper for my Economic Fundamentals class. For the first half of the term we watched a movie called ” Inside Job.” This movie showed a closer look  about what caused the financial meltdown.  While watching the movie I came up with notes, questions, and ideas. I began to form a question that I Read More…