Transcript: "If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins." ~ Benjamin Franklin "Hope is a waking dream" ~ Aristotle "Patience means self-suffering" ~ Mahatma Gandhi
Transcript: Sun Hottest planet, Earths sister planet Closest to sun, 2nd hottest planet Meteoroid Loose collections of ice,dust, and small rocky particles Axis stands up right Is no longer a planet, its a Dwarf Planet Jupiter Moons orbit planets Pluto Earth Biggest planet Saturn Half the size of earth Has the most seen rings Venus Neptune Moons Uranus Only planet known with living things Mars Mercury Axis is on its side (98 deg.) Comet Asteroid Belt Asteroid
Transcript: Go on Exchange present your country abroad Work with different mentalities Diversity Explore different cultures Be a Member Develop your skills Have an impact Enrich your knowledge AIESEC Be a Leader Lead your team Achieve your vision Coach others Be a mentor EXPERIENCE YOUR AIESEC JOURNEY Gives you a great experience
Transcript: Yesterday we talked about what a hero was, what qualities they have, and some examples of heroes (real life & fictional) Let's review what we said... The Odyssey is an epic. What in the heck is an epic??? long story in poem form has a hero- tells a journey contain info from the culture The hero in an epic is the "epic hero" traits (not entire list): larger than life qualities natural leader appealing to the opposite sex defeats bad guys has good on his side often stands alone in battle Part One of The Odyssey: Story of Odysseus' long & dangerous journey home from fighting in the Trojan War. The Trojan War (historychannel.com) -10 year war that begins after Helen of Troy (of Sparta) runs away to be with the Trojan prince Paris Her husband (scandalous) sends his warriors to go get her back- Odysseus is one of these men war ends when this happens... In this unit, we will do the following: 1. Answer the essential or big question- Do heroes have obligations to the people? 2. Explore the hero's journey via part one of The Odyssey and apply what we learn to a current epic tale The Odyssey by Homer Stuff you need to know
Transcript: 14th Week Consulting interns can be expensive Time and Money Personal Experience Preliminary Design Stage NFPA 101 and NFPA 13 New and Existing Education, Business, and Mercantile Definition of Project This app would be used to provide interns and recent graduates with an outline of guidelines for how to design and review designs of specific occupancies. With the given time frame, I will be writing the information that will go into the app Begin parametric study: Speak with my mentor and Jason to understand more about what critical variables I could concentrate on for this app. Choose those parameters and begin my study Gather information from NFPA 101 and NFPA 13 for new and existing education, business, and mercantile occupancies. By: Breanne Thompson Next Steps (Continued) Finish preparing for Draft of Analysis Pull together and discuss results of project Draw my conclusions and state future work needed Turn in Final Paper! 10th and 11th Week Turn in my parametric study Begin draft of analysis Map out the process of the app for the key elements 15th Week References Next Steps 7th Week Prepare for Final Presentation Summarize my draft of analysis into presentation Work on how to incorporate a live demonstration for my presentation App Development Background Information 8th-9th Week Continuous Process Objective-C for Apple products Java for Android products 6 months of studying Places to Learn: Codecademy, iOS Dev Center, Android Developers Training Hire App Developer will cost thousands Prepare Final Paper Dive into Shark Tank! 1. http://lifehacker.com/5401954/programmer-101-teach-yourself-how-to-code 2. http://www.bluecloudsolutions.com/blog/cost-develop-app/ 6th Week Background Presentation 12th-13th Week
Transcript: Real action and accountability Amnesty International Non-state actors/ Rebel Groups?? ...and what about men?? ignoring male rape victims? would rape exist without a man? Weapons of War: Rape UN as an Arena - NGO's - Discussion and dialogue Arena Instrument Actor Critical Thinking Weapons of War: Rape UN as an instrument UNSC Resolution 1820 (2008) UN as an Actor - UN Action Against Sexual Violence in Conflict Weapons of War: Rape Problems with 1820 "Roles and Functions of International Organizations" "Sexual violence, when used as a tactic of war in order to deliberately target civilians or as a part of a widespread or systematic attack against civilian populations, can significantly exacerbate situations of armed conflict and may impede the restoration of international peace and security… effective steps to prevent and respond to such acts of sexual violence can significantly contribute to the maintenance of international peace and security" (UNSC Resolution 1820, p. 2)" http://www.stoprapenow.org/uploads/advocacyresources/1282164625.pdf Background Presentation- Kristin Mann Weapons of War: Rape Brief Insight - used to manipulate social control - destabilize communities - weaken ethnic groups and identities Examples: - Sudanese Militia - Rwanda Genocide - DRC Critical Thinking http://www.womenundersiegeproject.org/blog/entry/the-need-for-numbers-on-rape-in-warand-why-theyre-nearly-impossible-to-get Critical Thinking Increased Data Collection by international organizations - determine humanitarian responses - ensures justice and reparation - provides recognition and dignity
Transcript: Greece ΡRethymno, Crete 4 C I T I E S ? - Religion & Political Theory - Theories of Democracy - Social Theory: K. Marx - M. WeberΣοψι - Plato's Republic - State & Regulation - State & Public Policies - Urban & Regional Policies 6-month voluntary teaching of Greek language to migrant kids (primary school) Constantinos Kogiomtzis Background Presentation Magouliana, Arcadia Vienna ΑλεχανδροθπολισAlexandroupolis, Thrace Customs broker Political Science - Political Theory - Public Policy - Political Economy (Thesis: "Debate between structural and instrumental Marxism on the State: Miliband vs. Poulantzas") Transport company department of exports & customs clearance Thank you for your attention!!! Istanbul Istanbul - a city with rich heritage and diverse population - currently under rapid transformation - large-scale projects (gated communities, business centres, malls, touristic developments) # environmental threats, segregation, gentrification of inner-city - motivations/socioeconomic consequences of grassroots resistance movements to the new urban regime. Property transfer and displacement. Physical upgrading or improvement of the inhabitants' living conditions?
Transcript: 1781 James Watt perfects a more efficient steam engine Late 1700s-1800s - Beginnings of spiritualism, ghost stories become popular 1500s-1800s Arctic Exploration and the Northwest and Northeast Passages - Several explorers attempt to explore and navigate the Arctic, mostly searching for a shipping route between Pacific and Atlantic Ran off to Switzerland with Mary anyway. He was 22, she was 16. Mary became pregnant, but the baby was born premature and died. Was already married when he met and became enamored with Mary (at the time Mary Godwin) Historical Context The Shelleys travelled Italy and Europe. They had 3 more children, but only one survived. Percy died in a boating accident in 1822. Traveling, Marriage, and Death 1790s-1850s Romanticism (nature, emotion, aesthetics) One of the major English Romantic poets This intelligence/education may have been what attracted the attention of family friend, Percy Bysshe Shelley (a famous Romantic poet). Frankenstein Urbanization and growth of factories 1630s-1790s Enlightenment Era (science, reason, logic) 1789-1799 French Revolution Mary (then Godwin) and Percy Shelley travelled Europe until they ran out of money. Shortly after their return to England, Percy's wife committed suicide. Percy and Mary Godwin got married, and she became Mary Shelley. Percy Bysshe Shelley Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797-1851) 1760-1830s Industrial Revolution - manufacturing turns from handmade to machine made 1780 Luigi Galvani discovers bioelectricity; frog legs move when exposed to electricity 1776 American Declaration of Independence Literary Movements? Mary spent her remaining years writing and editing her husband's works, until her death in 1851 In 1816, while traveling Europe, Mary and Percy visited Lord Byron (another very famous Romantic poet). Author of such poems as Ozymandius and Ode to the West Wind 1760s-1910s Gothic Era (darkness in humans, horror, emotions, the supernatural) Background for Frankenstein Mother was an early feminist, but she died a few days after Mary was born Stuck indoors on a rainy night, the group began to tell ghost stories, and then Byron suggested a competition: who could create the most frightening story? 1803-1815 Napoleonic Wars Mary devised Frankenstein, and won. It was later published anonymously in 1818. 1735 - Carl Linnaeus devises a taxonomy, or system for classifying species of living creatures Father was a well-known political philosopher; he tutored Mary himself. She became unusually well educated for a woman at the time.
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