Advanced…Placement?

After explaining a new project, my AP European History teacher announces, “Hey guys, honestly, this project cannot be done in one night. Start your research now.” Looking around the room, it’s clear how this will end. Someone comments, “Is that a challenge?” Another student answers with, “Challenge accepted.” AP Students. The teachers recognize us as the advanced placement ...
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Gay and Lesbian in a Catholic Religion

The position of Catholic Church on many issues of sexuality has caused hot, public debates and controversies. The Catholic Church does not condone various sexual practices, such as abortion, artificial contraceptives, masturbation, and homosexuality among many others. The Catholic teachings on sexuality are mainly based on natural law and sacred scriptures. According to the C...
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Smithfield Foods Inc

Smithfield Foods Incorporated is the world’s largest producer of meat products. Its output value is estimated at an annual production of over 6 billion pounds of beef and pork products. Furthermore, it has a pig breeding entity with an annual production of approximately 13 million pigs. As a diversified corporation, Smithfield Foods runs its business through two operations: t...
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Three Rings of Clutter

A few weeks before school starts each year I eagerly travel to the local Staples to purchase school supplies. I pick out my pens, pencils, notebooks, and most importantly, my 3 ring binders. These binders always come with a neat, professional look that makes me feel important. As I stand in the checkout line I make a silent vow to maintain its striking characteristics. I vow ...
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Marijuana in the United States

In the United States, where marijuana is officially authorized, doctors advocate for the employment of medical marijuana in the treatment of several conditions and illnesses. These diseases and conditions are mostly chronic and include chronic pain, nausea, particularly due to chemotherapy, arthritis, loss of appetite, anxiety, multiple sclerosis, cancer, epilepsy, and AIDS. ...
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Psychology: Sexual Arousal

The psychology behind sexual arousal is very complex and dynamic. However, to my best understanding, sexual arousal comes into play when a sexually viable male and female willingly engage into in an intimate relationship. While in a sexual activity, most males would like to see their female partners satisfied by making sure that they attain orgasm. On the other hand, females ...
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Phenol-Soluble Modulins: A Deadly Weapon?

It is widely known that MRSA, or methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, is a major concern as a cause for dangerous infections. But what makes bacteria like MRSA dangerous? Research on phenol-soluble modulins may explain what helps these types of bacteria become so deadly. So, what are phenol-soluble modulins? Called PSMs for short, they are toxins which are produced ...
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Love, Realistic or Idealistic

William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is a tale of two star-crossed lovers who are placed in the middle of a heated family feud.The nature of this feud leads to characters having different stances on love. The recurring theme of love in the play is channeled through the perspectives of several characters. Benvolio and Romeo emerge as the most prominent of the characters on ...
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Student attitudes

Student Attitudes on Software Piracy and Related Issues in Computer Ethics Group 5 Joe Santiago Marvel Effulgence Erik Eng Sheens Spaces use of computers and information technology It can be defined as “copying and using commercial software purchased by someone else”. COCCYX curricular guidelines Include a recommendation of 10 hours of Instruction on professional ...
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Advertising Strategy

Advertising has a major influence on everyday life. Advertisers use advertisements to persuade people to buy their product and service. Now not only adults are the targets of advertising, but also children have become their targets. They create and use plenty of techniques to promote their product to children. Advertisers use three main techniques to create effective advertis...
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