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The Last Lecture

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Sara Rivera

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Transcript of The Last Lecture

The Last Lecture;
Randy Pauch

Secondary Characters;
Information about the author;
Randy Paush
- born October 23rd, 1960
- discovered he had pancreatic cancer Sept. 2006
- passed away July 25,2008
- studied computer science
-worked in Disney Imagineers
- was a professor at Carnegie Mellon
Message;
Enjoy life, and truly deeply live your live like if it was your last day.
Climax, Problem and Solution
POINT OF VIEW;
- First person
- Telling his experience
Themes;
Fulfill your dreams
Setting;
- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
- Virginia, USA
- Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Primary Characters;
Randy Pausch: Professor in the computer science department.
Jai: Randy’s wife
Dylan: Randy’s 5 year old son.
Logan: Randy’s 2 year old son.
Chloe: Randy’s 1 year old daughter.

Symbols;
Elephant in the room
Winning ticket
No football
Wining big
Stuffed animals
Ceramic salt and pepper shaker
Convertible
"Brick Wall"
Dental car
Razing the white flag
Decks of card
VCR/ hammer
Thin mints
Antibiotic
Crayon box
Open and Close doors
Promise Land
Summary;
Reminder of who he was before he died of pancreatic cancer
INGL 3103 KG1
Sara Rivera
Debbie Lee Oliveras
Jesus Alvarado
Jonathan Lopez
Emmanuel Lozada

- Pancreatic Cancer
- Writing his last lecture
- The way he handled it
Prof. Mildred Serra Gonzalez
Nov. 12, 2013
UPRB

Michele Reiss: Psychoterapist.
Steve Seabolt: Executive at Electronic Arts (Video-Game Maker)
Randy’s Mother: English teacher.
Randy’s Dad: World War II medic.
Tammy: Randy’s Sister
Jack Sheriff: One of Randy’s childhood friends
Jim Graham: football coach, 6.4 feet tall
Captain James T. Kirk: Commander of the Starship Enterprise(Star Trek)
William Shatner: Captain’s Kirk actor.




Snoddy: Brilliant Imaginner on Disney.
Dean Wormer: Dean from the university of Virginia
Jessica Hodgins: Randy’s friend and colleague.
Herbert Zeh: Pittsburgh’s surgeon.
Robert Wolff: Randy’s oncologist.
Robbee Kosak: Carnegie Mellon’s vice president for advancement.
Scott Sherman: Randy’s friend from freshman year.

Andy Van Dam: Legendary computer science professor.
Chris: Tammy’s 19 years old son.
Laura: Tammy’s 21 years old daughter.
Ballooner: Balloon driver.
Bob: died of cancer.
Police Officer: Police from Virginia.
Tommy Burnett: 22 year old artist.
Don Marinelli: Randy’s colleage
Jared Cohon: Carnegie Mellon’s President.
Diana Sawyer: TW news anchor.
M.R Kelsey: women from church

Caitlin Kelleher: Randy’s former student.
Neil Armstrong: First man to set foot on the moon.
Sandy Blatt: Randy’s Landlord during graduate school, quadriplegic.
Jackie Robinson: First African American to play Major League Baseball.
Gabe Robins: Randy’s friend and fellow professor.
Dennis Cosgrove: One of the early fathers of the Alice project.
Norman Meyrowitz: Randy’s classmate, executive at Macromedia Inc.
MK Haley: 27 year old Disney Imagineer
Nico Habermann: The Head of Carnegie Mellon’s computer science department.
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