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Archive for February, 2013
Researching Mental Illness Widespread by HM

In Hurricane Season, our second project as action was to find an unnatural disaster we feel strongly about and find a place in the US where it is a large issue and a place outside of the US that is also struggling with whatever this unnatural may be.  For my unnatural disaster, I chose to […]

Building a Student Constitution by HM

For our third action project, we had the really interesting and cool experience of creating our own constitution together.  The process began with individually creating our own amendement, using the art of abduction, that changed something about the school we weren’t happy with.  After revising these, we all got together at a Haitian restaurant and […]

Defending Congo by HM

For our Humanities class (Argument), we had a “global conference” based in 1914, on whether European colonization in Africa was beneficial for both sides. My group was defending Congo, one of the most brutally colonized countries of all time. At the same time as learning about European colonization and European history in general, we were […]

Another Man Down by HM

For our first project as action in Hurricane Season, we were given the daunting but rewarding task of creating a video collage of a large “unnatural disaster” that has directly affected us and our community.  An unnatural disaster is a manmade catastrophe.  For my video, I chose to focus on the recent gun and youth […]

Building a Radio by HM

In my Light & Sound class, we were given the task of creating our own AM Radio from a kit.  With this project I was able to understand the principles of frequencies through the process of building the radio. My group and I  learned about how radios are used around the world for variety of […]