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The 7 Wonders

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Rachel DePue

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Transcript of The 7 Wonders

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Rachel DePue
Abdoul Sawadogo
"Land of the Honest People"
land locked country in Western Africa
over 50 different tribes= 50 languages
Large family of 150 members
Parents from Burkina Faso & maternal grandparents from Mali
tô: a traditional food sometimes made into stew & supplemented with a piece of meat like mutton or goat.
Born & Raised in Burkina Faso
Moved to the US in 2010
quadrilingual: I speak Mòoré, Fulfulde, French and English
Traditions
About Me
Burkina Faso
Quick Facts:
Burkina Faso
Katie Howell
Germany
Netherlands
Louisiana
Texas
Born in Newellton, Louisiana
Parents born & raised in Louisiana
Family ties & fun filled holidays
I love to help people & encourage them to succeed

About Me
Family Food Specialties: Rice, Cornbread Dressing, Gumbo, and Crawfish
Christmas gift exchange, Thanksgiving at my parent's
Annual Family Reunion

Traditions
land purchased in 1805 from France, price $15 million
Home to "Mardi Gras", a celebration prior to Lent
only state in the Union with parishes
Louisiana
Quick Facts:
Vuthy Heng
Born & raised in Houston, Texas
Mom from Kentucky & Dad from Ohio
Done many jobs & worn many hats which will help in my pursuit to be a business consultant
I enjoy travel, helping others & being active- inside cooking or outside doing anything

About Me
Family ancestry traces back to the old West & Jesse James
Grew up with 4 siblings
Every year my brothers & sisters stayed up as late as we could on Christmas Eve... we still do it to this day!
Traditions
Houston is the 4th most populous city in the Nation
Texas Flag is flown level with other nations, as it was once it's own country
Texas
Quick Facts:
Born & raised in Cambodia
Arrived in the US in May 2008
Parents & Grandparents also from Cambodia
I speak Khmer
Highest education member of my family
About Me
Birthdays aren't celebrated in Cambodia
Family food: Khmer Noodles / Nom Banh (rice noodles with vegetables)
Cultural Tradition: Chhang Meng
Letting your feet or soles to point at people or things is considered disrespectful

Traditions
1/2 of the current population is younger than 15 years old
The rule of Khmer Rouge killed 1/5 of the population
Cambodia
Quick Facts:
Born in Houston, Texas
Maternal= German ancestry & Paternal= Dutch ancestry
Leadership and Laughter come naturally to me
I enjoy camping, learning to play golf & most of all my dogs!

About Me
We are Texans...
BBQ, sweet tea w/ a side of sauerkraut
Raised in a conservative German Lutheran family & attended private school
Christmas Eve=midnight service & hot wassail

Traditions
Best state in the Union (personal opinion)
Second in population & size
First in hospitality
Incorporated in 1837, Houston was founded on the banks of the Buffalo Bayou near our campus today
Texas
Quick Facts:
Richard Salinas Hernandez
born in Veracruz, Mexico in 1988
Moved to Texas in 1999
Bilingual, Spanish is my first language
About Me
Mexico is closely associated with the Mariachi style of folk music.
90 percent of Mexicans identify themselves as Catholic
Birthdays are celebrated with a traditional meal of mole, tamales rice and beans. Empanadas. AND Tortillas!
The Day of the Dead Celebration
A holiday in which families gather to remember friends & family that have passed
Traditions
Mexico is known for its tequila, which is made from agave cactus that is well suited to the climate of central Mexico.
Mexico introduced chocolate, corn, and chilies to the world

Mexico
Quick Facts:
Jamin Fishback
Brittany Marchetti
Born & raised in Colorado
Grandparents from Nebraska
I'm good at... being a mom!
About Me
Our family loves to make homemade salsa together
Family tradition: Every Christmas Eve we all watch home alone
Traditions
Only location where four states meet... CO, AZ, NM & UT
Denver is home to the longest street in the US
Colorado
Quick Facts:

Colorado
Mexico
Abdoul
Supply Chain Management
Rachel - Insurance & Risk Management
Jamin - Business Finance
Vuthy - Financial Analysis
Katie - Business Management (HR & Energy Management)
Brittany - Business Management
Richard - Enterprise Information System
the
7
Wonders

Abdoul
Supply Chain Management
Rachel - Insurance & Risk Management
Jamin - Business Finance
Vuthy - Financial Analysis
Katie - Business Management (HR & Energy Management)
Brittany - Business Management
Richard Enterprise Information System
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