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Barack Obama; Epic Hero Prezi

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The 44th President Of the
United States of America.

Barack Obama
Early Life:
Thesis Statement:
Barack Obama was born on August 4th, 1961 (51)
in Honolulu, Hawaii to Ann Dunham and
Barack Obama Sr.

Barack Obama's parents divorced in March 1964, when Obama was two years old. Barack's mother remarried and the family moved to Indonesia. At the age of ten, Barack was sent back to Hawaii to live with his maternal grandparents, Obama's mother & sister joined him later in Hawaii.
Obama returned from Keyna with a sense
of renewal, entering Harvard Law School in
1988.
In 1989 Barack met Michelle Robinson, an associate at the Chicago law firm of sidney Austin. Michelle was assigned
to be Obama's adviser during a summer internship at the firm. The couple started dating later that summer and got married
on October 18th, 1992.
Marriage:
Upon graduation, Barack Obama returned to Chicago to help lead a voter registration drive, teach constitutional law at the University of Chicago and gain community activist experience. President Barack Obama became an Illinois state senator and an United States Senator before becoming the President of the United states of America.
Career:
Barack Obama is an epic hero
because he is compassionate, determined and motivational.
"Barack Obama Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 01 Feb. 2013. <http://www.biography.com/people/barack-obama-12782369?page=2>.
Education:
Barack Obama went to Columbia University and Harvard University Law School.
"Barack Obama Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 01 Feb. 2013. <http://www.biography.com/people/barack-obama-12782369?page=2>.
"President Barack Obama." The White House. N.p., n.d. Web. 01 Feb. 2013. <http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/president-obama>.
"Barack Obama Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 01 Feb. 2013. <http://www.biography.com/people/barack-obama-12782369?page=2>.
Compassionate:

Obama cooperated with Congress to expand the health care insurance for children and to provide legal protection for women seeking equal pay. A $787 billion stimulus bill was passed to promote short-term economic growth.
Determined
"I guarantee you we will move this country forward. We will finish what we started. And we'll remind the world just why it is the United States of America is the greatest nation on Earth."

– Barack Obama
"Barack Obama Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 03 Feb. 2013. <http://www.biography.com/people/barack-obama-12782369?page=5>
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Determined
" I wasn't always sure
who I was or what I was doing."

-Barack Obama
Compassionate:
Loans were made to the auto industry,
and new regulations were
proposed for Wall Street. Obama also cut
taxes for working families, small businesses
and first-time home buyers. Barack also loosened the ban on the embryonic stem cell research and moved ahead with a $3.5 trillion budget plan.
"Barack Obama Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 03 Feb. 2013. <http://www.biography.com/people/barack-obama-12782369>.
"Barack Obama Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 03 Feb. 2013. <http://www.biography.com/people/barack-obama-12782369?page=5>.
Motivational
"We don't quit. I don't quit. Let's seize this moment to start anew, to carry the dream forward, and strengthen our union once more."

– Barack Obama
Motivational
"If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress."

– Barack Obama
"Barack Obama Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 03 Feb. 2013. <http://www.biography.com/people/barack-obama-12782369?page=1>.
"Barack Obama Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 03 Feb. 2013. <http://www.biography.com/people/barack-obama-12782369?page=1>.
Nichols, Catherine. "Chapter 2; DREAMS FROM MY FATHER." Barack Obama: Our Forty-fourth President. Mankato, MN: Child's World, 2009. 15. Print.
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