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To become different from what we are,we must have some awareness of what we are.”

-Eric Hoffner

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Egyptian Revolution

We visit CCN.com plenty of times to read the national news and brief headlines about the world news. Therefore, many of us are aware of the news and issues going on in Egypt during the recent months. But do we know the details behind the Egyptian Revolution itself? America’s major news’ perceptions can differ from Egyptians’ …

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Japan Tsunami

An 8.9 magnitude Earthquake struck the Pacific Ocean nearby Northeastern Japan on March 11 at around 2:46 pm causing damage and blackouts, fires and a tsunami. The Kanto earthquake was the country’s last one. The Kanto was measured at a 7.9 magnitude which turned Tokyo into a mass of rubble. The Kanto is a reminder …

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Libyan Uprising

We visit CCN.com countless number of times to read the national news and brief headlines about the global news. We’ve heard about Libya over and over again on the news throughout the semester by far, yet have we ever taken a few minutes to watch over a documentary about Libya? Let’s take a few minutes to learn …

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Senior Seminar Awareness

New Zealand Presentation Section One’s Global Awareness Committee recently did a presentation on New Zealand. They provided great information regarding the culture, traditions, people, etc. Take a look at the research they did to provide us with a great & informational presentation! * Interested in visiting New Zealand? Click here to find out more information! ____________________________________________________________________________________________ …

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Tunisian Revolution

Tunisia was the first country to begin protests. Tunisia was just the beginning. It made major headlines, but not a lot of people paid attention to what was going on. Other places like Argentinia and Paris gave 15 hours a day of coverage on the Tunisian Protests. Protest Footage  Tunisian Protest Picture Slideshow Civilian’s Perspectives   …

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