"A 1996 Commencement Speech By Salman Rushdie" Essays and Research Papers

  • A 1996 Commencement Speech By Salman Rushdie

    RUSHDIE, SALMAN. Salman Rushdie papers, 1947-2008 Emory University Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library Atlanta, GA 30322 404-727-6887 marbl@emory.edu Descriptive Summary Creator: Title: Call Number: Extent: Abstract: Language: Rushdie, Salman. Salman Rushdie papers, 1947-2008 Manuscript Collection No. 1000 106.25 linear ft. (215 boxes) and 55 oversized papers (OP) Papers of British Indian writer Salman Rushdie, including writings, correspondence, photographs, audio-visual material...

    Emory University, Novel, Postcolonial literature 864  Words | 4  Pages

  • Midnight's Children Salman Rushdie

    1981, Midnight’s Children is Salman Rushdie’s most highly regarded work of fiction. Rushdie was born on June 19, 1947, and his birth occurred simultaneously with a particularly meaningful moment in Indian history. After almost one hundred years of colonial rule, the British occupation of India was coming to an end. Almost exactly three months after Rushdie’s birth, India gained its long-awaited independence at the stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947. Just as Rushdie was born during a revolutionary...

    History of India, India, Indian English literature 1874  Words | 6  Pages

  • Prophet's Hair - Salman Rushdie

    Author: Salman Rushdie Title: The Prophet´s Hair Published: East, West; 1994 Genre: a short story Characters: 2 groups: those whose god is money and those whose god is an actual deity, in this case the prophet Muhammad Motivated by money: the thieves who beat and rob Atta, the flower-vendor who finds him, Sheikh Sin – the Thief of Thieves, whom Huma hired to steal the hair from her father Hashim – the moneylender is under the spell of money when he is first introduced into the story, thought...

    Gabriel, Muhammad, Prophet 830  Words | 3  Pages

  • Salman Rushdie

    Garima Verma Prof. Karuna Rajeev Anglo American Literature 24th October, 2013 The Rushdie Affair More renowned for his controversies than his awards, Booker Prize winner, Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie is a British Indian novelist and essayist. Though much of his fiction is set on the Indian subcontinent a dominant theme of his work is the story of the many connections, disruptions and migrations between the Eastern and Western world. He is associated with the magical realism style of writing and...

    Gabriel, Islam, Muhammad 2988  Words | 8  Pages

  • Salman Rushdie

    ridiculed by the press like Edgar Allan Poe. Yet, Salman Rushdie was the first author in the free world to have been pursued from across continents and forced into hiding because of a death sentence by a foreign government. To say Salman Rushdie is a very controversial writer in today's society would be a gross understatement. Rushdie in fact could be considered the ideal poster boy for absolute freedom of the press. <br><br>It is not that Rushdie prides himself on being rebellious, he simply presents...

    Edgar Allan Poe, Islam, Man Booker Prize 731  Words | 2  Pages

  • Obama's Commencement Speech

    Obama’s Speech Everybody knows how good of a speaker Obama is. His speeches always seem to convince the audience, but it is not by everybody understood what distinguishes him from other speakers. Certain skills he frequently uses help him reach his main purpose, but the question remains what these skills include. Therefore, the aim of this commentary is explain how the use of rhetorical devices makes Obama’s speeches stand out and memorable. Rhetorical devices are techniques that an author or speaker...

    Aerosmith, Barack Obama, Effectiveness 1057  Words | 3  Pages

  • Salman Rushdie and the Satanic Verses: a Recipe for Controversy

    Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses addresses much more than the infamous controversy within Islam. It is about nationalism, migration, religion, postmodernism, politics, rebirth, hybridization, transformation, compromise, and Islam. However, the great controversy of the Satanic verses, as portrayed in Rushdie's novel, serves as the template from which all the other issues can be examined. Ayatollah Khomeini's fatwa, likewise, can be seen as an expected response that seems to fit the themes addressed...

    Islam, Muhammad, Novel 2464  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Free Radio Salman Rushdie

    Honors Program 5-1-2011 East / West: Salman Rushdie and Hybridity Jessica Brown Olivet Nazarene University, jessicabrwn45@gmail.com Follow this and additional works at: http://digitalcommons.olivet.edu/honr_proj Part of the Literature in English, North America, ethnic and minority Commons, Modern Literature Commons, and the Other Race, Ethnicity and post-Colonial Studies Commons Recommended Citation Brown, Jessica, "East / West: Salman Rushdie and Hybridity" (2011). Honors Program Projects...

    History of India, Indian English literature, Midnight's Children 20592  Words | 54  Pages

  • Conan O'Brien Commencement Speech Analysis

    ENGL101 Final May 15, 2012 Invention Conan O’Brien gave his commencement speech at Dartmouth in 2011, congratulating the graduating class and imparting a few words of wisdom.During his speech, he appealed mostly to pathos and ethos, being as this was a commencement speech, there wasn’t very much need to appeal to logos using stats or facts. He used pathos to appeal to the graduating students by telling about his falling out with NBC and how he came back to fame with his talk show on TBS...

    Commencement speech, Conan O'Brien, Dartmouth College 1721  Words | 5  Pages

  • Steve Jobs' Commencement Speech Review

    Javier Hernando Ortega Cuellar Universidad Nacional De Colombia Philology and Languages: English Written Communication IV August 20 – 2010 Steve Jobs Commencement Speech’s Review. “I'm honored to be with you today for your commencement from one of the finest universities in the world. Truth be told, I never graduated from college, and this is the closest I've ever gotten to a college graduation. Today, I want to tell you three stories from my life. That's it. No big deal. Just three stories...

    Commencement speech, Connect the dots, Graduation 1031  Words | 3  Pages

  • Rhetorical Analysis of Ellen DeGeneres's Commencement Speech

    Ellen’s Commencement Speech Rhetorical Analysis Graduation caps fly into the air, cheers erupt, and diplomas are received. This is a typical graduation day. Not only did these ceremonial events take place for Tulane University's class of 2009, but Ellen DeGeneres was there to congratulate them as well! This class was dubbed the "Katrina Class" for being survivors of the devastating Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Katrina was named one of the deadliest Hurricanes, causing more than 1,836...

    Commencement speech, Figure of speech, Graduation 1151  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Prophet's Hair by Salman Rushdie

    THE PROPHET’S HAIR By SALMAN RUSHDIE (Summary/Analysis/Critique of a third world short story) BY: ABDUL BASITH 00002172 course: ENG220 | 70B professor: dr. SAMANTHA KULATHILAKE date: JUNE 21, 2012 CONTENTS 1. Introduction ……………………………………………………………………… 2. Summary …………………………………………………………………………... 3. Analysis ……………………………………………………………………………. * Plot * Character * Setting * Point of view * Symbolism * Theme * Style * Tone * Irony * Post-Colonial...

    Fiction, Gabriel, Muhammad 4791  Words | 13  Pages

  • Salman Rushdie: Freedom of Expression

    government, the certain Muslims who were ready to resolve to violence and thought of it as the right way to deal with the issue, and lastly Rushdie himself! I am sure that Rushdie, being a Muslim himself, was aware of how religiously protective and sensitive the Muslims were when he wrote his book. He may have just been making use of his right to free speech, but he should have restrained himself from stating things which some Muslims would clearly find derogatory, especially because it has to do...

    Censorship, Democracy, Freedom of speech 484  Words | 2  Pages

  • Oratory Critique: Option One Ellen Degeneres – “Tulane University Commencement Speech”

    Oratory Critique: Option One Ellen DeGeneres – “Tulane University Commencement Speech” I chose the option of Ellen DeGeneres’ Commencement Speech to Tulane University in 2009 because I do not know a whole lot about her and felt I could have an advantage on writing about based on not being bias. I am very satisfied with doing so and watching/listening to her speech because the facts and topics she spoke of. The words she spoke really touched me and I was able to discover things about her that...

    Academic dress, Commencement speech, Ellen DeGeneres 936  Words | 3  Pages

  • How Censorship In The Media Is Taking AWay Our Freedom Of Speech

    told. We have freedom of speech, freedom of the press, freedom to express ourselves any way we can. But how accurate is that statement? How far can we actually go before our freedom of speech is taken away from us? What kind of sensitive information do we have to talk about before the government shuts us up? Of course, in countries like America and the United Kingdom, we don’t think about this. We see countries like China, and North Korea, where their freedom of speech is completely taken away...

    Censorship, Censorship in the United States, Federal government of the United States 1984  Words | 8  Pages

  • Steve Jobs: Stanford University Commencement Speech - Responsive Listening Essay

    someone you must concentrate on what you are hearing and focus on the speaker. This essay will discuss the challenges and skills regarding listening everyday and, in particular, regarding the video of Steve Jobs commencement speech at Stanford University: How to live before you die. In this speech Mr. Jobs tells three personal stories of his own life experiences and relates them to everyone’s life, the lessons we should learn and the challenges we will face. People have a tendency to either be passive...

    Active listening, Commencement speech, Communication 856  Words | 3  Pages

  • Commencement Speech

    us the finishing status of our elementary years is the start of another journey towards the new world and towards another encounter for success. In the years to come, we will be living on the reality that holds true of the theme of this year’s commencement exercises: “Saktong Buhay: Sa Dekalidad na Edukasyon, Pinanday”. I must say that behind every success of every professional is a successful teacher – a teacher that hones to grow young minds towards that goal of success. Six years may have been...

    Academic dress, Commencement speech, Education 444  Words | 1  Pages

  • Shalimar the Clown Salman Rushdie

    Book Review: Shalimar The Clown Salman Rushdie The story begins with chapter „India“. India is a young girl, ambassador's daughter. His father is Max Ophuls, American former ambassador to India, and now the counter-terrorism chief. In this chapter writer describes her wish to know more about her dead mother and reason why her father dont't want to talk about her mother's death. The plot of this chapter is setteled in Los Angeles in 90's. There she met her father's chauffeur who was...

    Hindu, Hinduism, KILL 658  Words | 2  Pages

  • Analyzing Speec0H Assignment: 2008 Stanford University Commencement Speech

    Abstract Oprah gave the 2008 Stanford University commencement speech focusing on the lessons she learn from her life experiences. The lessons Oprah wanted to share with the 2008 graduating class were be true to who you are, learning from your failures, and finding happiness. Oprah spoke about the importance of service and her life’s dedication to help less fortunate have some of the same opportunities as her and the Stanford graduates. Oprah also gave the graduates advice on how to move forward...

    Commencement speech, Gayle King, Graduation 1760  Words | 5  Pages

  • Great Society Speech Analysis

    legislation through Congress to establish the Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO).In this speech, the purpose Lyndon B. Johnson outlines his vision and goals for "The Great Society," a massive web of government programs and legislation aimed at societal improvement and progress. This speech was given during the University of Michigan's graduation commencement ceremony on May 22, 1964 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The speech that was delivered was persuasive, however the intended audience (college graduates)...

    Commencement speech, Graduation, John F. Kennedy 1508  Words | 4  Pages

  • Roots of Terrorism in Shalimar the Clown by Salman Rushdie

    Terrorism in the novel Shalimar the Clown by Salman Rushdie Postmodernism is a concept that can be defined as the direct outcome of this modern Post-Colonial world, a world that has been witness to mass migration, cross-cultural conflict and amalgamation of various cultures into a hybrid multicultural society. Terrorism, the unofficial use of violence and intimidation in the attempt to gain the political aims of selfishness is the main fold of Post-modernism. Salman Rushdie’s fictions borrow a lot of ideas...

    Azad Kashmir, Counter-terrorism, Kashmir 3041  Words | 11  Pages

  • Kenyon Commencement Speech: Analyzed

    Alexa McCombs WR 121 Ms. Andre Rhetorical Analyses of the Kenyon Commencement Speech David Foster Wallace was a novelist and essayist. He delivered a commencement speech to liberal arts graduates at the Kenyon College in May of 2005. In the speech Wallace implores listeners to hear his words from a non-biased perspective for what they are; his words are not a reprimand to the selfish, but an offer to those seeking knowledge to broaden their perspective. Wallace warns against closed mindedness...

    David Foster Wallace, Graduation, Knowledge 472  Words | 2  Pages

  • speech

    Speech is the expression of or the ability to express thoughts and feelings by articulate sounds. It is the spoken expression of ideas. It is also defined as our ability to speak or the power of expressing or communicating thoughts by speaking. We often use speech to interact with other people. Social Interaction is the means and ability of two or more social beings to come into contact, communicate or acknowledge one another while each being is aware of the others. This is the way people talk and...

    Cluttering, Communication disorders, Dysarthria 1137  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dbq 1996

    A.P. United States History Dr. Parsons 1/3/2012 DBQ 1996 Question: In what ways and to what extent did constitutional and social developments between 1860 and 1877 amount to a revolution? Doc A: South Carolina declaration of Causes of Secession, Dec. 24, 1860. Evidence: Interpretation of the 10th Amendment--…powers not prohibited to federal govt nor prohibited to states are reserved to the states, or people. Inference: Challenges Article 4, section 4 and Article 6, section 2; assumes...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Jim Crow laws 605  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    Speech Assignment Five Type of speech: Persuasive Persuasive type: Question of policy Time limits: 6-7 minutes Visual aid: Required Typed outline: Required Bibliography: Required Copy of Sources Used: 4 Required Assignment Synopsis: This is the most important speech of the semester. Start early and work really hard on this one. Students are to present a 6-7 minute persuasive speech on a current, controversial topic of state, regional, national, or international...

    Audience, Conclusion, Language 668  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    prepare for your fi rst speech and as a checklist for all the speeches you give in your public speaking class. You can also use the guide as a handy reference for speeches you give aft er college. Presenting a speech involves six basic stages: 1. Determining your purpose and topic (Chapter 4) 2. Adapting to your audience (Chapter 5) 3. Researching your topic (Chapter 6) 4. Organizing your ideas (Chapter 8) 5. Practicing your speech (Chapter 12) 6. Presenting your speech (Chapter 12) Th ese...

    Audience, Oratory, Public speaking 632  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    your own opinions and knowledge? Supporting materials are the materials used to support a speaker’s ideas. The three major kinds are examples, statistics and testimony. Strong supporting evidence is needed to get the listeners to believe what your speech is about. 2. Define brief examples, extended examples, and hypothetical examples and give an example of each kind. Brief examples is a specific case referred to in passing to illustrate a point. One example given was how Roger Charter lost...

    Audience, Audience theory, Nielsen Media Research 1201  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Narrative of Absurdity: Capitalist Libertarianism in the Works of Rushdie

    1. Rushdie and capitalist libertarianism “Society is intrinsically used in the service of hierarchy,” says Bataille. In a sense, Foucault promotes the use of neodeconstructive cultural theory to deconstruct reality. Any number of appropriations concerning the role of the writer as artist may be revealed. Therefore, the subject is contextualised into a capitalist libertarianism that includes consciousness as a reality. The premise of neodeconstructive cultural theory states that the raison...

    Capitalism, Communism, Economic ideologies 580  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steve Jobs Commencement Speech

    by Steve Jobs in one of his speeches, which signified the level of confidence and faith he had in his work. The only way to be satisfied is to do great work, which can be attained only by loving your own work. This was the main idea of his commencement speech in Stanford University. He was a born hero as even after going through serious difficulties in his career life, he still had that faith and confidence in himself, which made him the CEO of a two billion dollar company. He dropped out from college...

    2008 singles, Apple Inc., Apple Store 619  Words | 2  Pages

  • Thiong'O and Rushdie- Compare and Contrast

    Rushdie Vs. Thiong'o The difference between two writers can be very similar or very different. Often times authors have similarities whether they are from different backgrounds or not. In some sort of way two authors can think the same way due to keeping original languages and upbringings in their writings. On the other hand, they can also differ immensely. Salman Rushdie and Ngugi wa Thiong'o had two different upbringings, education, and attitudes toward literature. An author's upbringing...

    Creative writing, England, English language 540  Words | 2  Pages

  • Speech

    but may address any of the purposes of argument outlined in Everything’s an Argument (chapter 1). We encourage this topic to relate to a career choice you would like to explore. Audience: Your peers and teacher. Requirements: ← Prepared speech of 3-6 minutes ← Visual support of argument-must be large enough to be seen by all in audience (see chapter 14) ← Dress for your presentation ← MLA works cited page with at least 4 reliable sources supporting argument-no content farms ...

    Choice, Dress, Logic 509  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    who is interested in persuading his or her audience should consider three rhetorical proofs: logical, emotional, and ethical. Audiences are key to effective persuasion as well. Rhetorical syllogism, requiring audiences to supply missing pieces of a speech, are also used in persuasion. Social Exchange Theory This theoretical position argues that the major force in interpersonal relationships is the satisfaction of both people’s self-interest. Theorists in Social Exchange posit that self-interest is...

    Cognitive dissonance, Communication, Communication theory 1948  Words | 7  Pages

  • George Saunders Commencement

    Rhetorical Analysis Saunders While delivering the commencement speech at Syracuse University's College of Arts and Sciences on May 11, George Saunders congradulates the young graduates, letting them in on a secret that he regrets not following all too well in his lifetime. Wherever your life may lead you, make an effort to “err in the direction of kindness.” Saunders explains that this practice is going to be perpetually challenging throughout the course of one’s entire life, but the payoff is...

    Commencement speech, Existence, George Saunders 1132  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    set foot in their own unknown land that we call "growing up." This speech will be relatively short in order that you can grasp what it really mean. Graduates, today you bring pride and honor to your parents,to your teachers, to your alma matter, and most of all, to yourself. For today you have proven one thing that only you could do. You have proven to us that you can. As I was requested to deliver an inspirational speech, I reminisced about the 14 years after I graduated La Camelle School...

    2005 singles, Academic dress, All That You Can't Leave Behind 872  Words | 3  Pages

  • Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children as a Permanent Plight of an Individual Identity

    Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children as a Permanent Plight of an Individual Identity In Salman Rushdie, India has produced a glittering novelist-one with starting imaginative and intellectual resources, a master of perpetual storytelling. -The New Yorker Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie is a British Indian Novelist and Essayist. He first achieved fame with his second novel, Midnight’s Children (1981), which won the Booker Prize...

    Deepa Mehta, Midnight's Children, Novel 2466  Words | 7  Pages

  • Speech

    THE EXPOSITORY SPEECH Amanda Davis 12B Ms.Hunter and consisted of 2 close ended and 5 open-ended questions, seven in total. Questions one andtwo was biographic in nature.Questions three to six dealt with their customers and sales. The final question targeted their own views on why Jamaica’s youth are getting “old peoples” diseases more frequently.The third and final source was an article entitled “The new face of lifestyle diseases ”, by Keisha Shakespeare-Blackmore, in the Flair section...

    Eating, Fast food, Food 1138  Words | 4  Pages

  • Steve Jobs Commencement Speech

    Steve Jobs’ commencement speech to Stanford in 2005 sent a shiver up my spine the moment I finished reading the full text. It’s not a plain speech that you would commonly hear in college graduations. It’s nothing like the others who never forget about speaking of their achievements and how it affected their lives. Jobs, rather, talked about much of what background he has and nothing but the truth behind everything when he started his invention, which, in a blink of an eye, changed the world. ...

    Billboard Hot Country Songs number-one singles, Commencement speech, Graduation 755  Words | 2  Pages

  • Speech

    Hillius Ettinoffe Informative Speech Outline 03/29/2011 TITLE: Godzilla in the streets. INTRODUCTION ATTENTION: 3.8L Twin-Turbo V6. 530bhp. 0-60mph in 2.9s. 1/4mi in 11.2s at 122.7mph. Top speed around 196mph THESIS STATEMENT: If you haven’t figured it out yet, I’m going to be talking to you about a car – my dream car, the Nissan GTR aka Godzilla. PREVIEW: You’ll hear a little of the GTR’s history, some of its current features, and a few of its accomplishments and accolades. All...

    Automobile, Four-wheel drive, Jeremy Clarkson 654  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    SPEECH You are the president of the robotic Club in your school. You would like to present a speech entitled: ‘Keeping Robot Pet Is More Practical than Raising Real Pets’ at school assembly and compare the two types of pets. Good Morning to the Principal , teachers and fellow students. My name is Rose Benitar and as the president of the Robotics Club, I would like to present a speech entitled ‘Keeping Robot Pets Is More Practical than Raising Real Pets’. I am sure many...

    AIBO, Digital pet, Negeri Sembilan 1218  Words | 5  Pages

  • Speech

    Indirect speech: Statements Note applying to all indirect speech exercises. When the speaker says you, and the person spoken to is not identified, it is good practice for the student to assume that the remark was made to himself. you will then become I/me or we/us. ‘You can phone from the office,’ he said. He said I could phone from his office. This must not, of course, be done when the person spoken to is identified: ‘You can phone from my office, Ann,’ he said. ...

    Ahn Byeong-ki, Bathing 978  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech for Eutanasia

    S. Buscaino DIFFERENT TYPES OF SPEECH What is speech according to its purpose? People have gathered to hear you speak on a specific issue, and they expect to get something out of it immediately. And you, the speaker, hope to have an immediate effect on your audience. The purpose of your speech is to get the response you want. 4 types of speech according to purpose A Informative Speech- An Informative Speech is like teaching. The purpose of an informative speech is to try to teach something to...

    Graduation, Kofi Annan, Martin Luther King, Jr. 764  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    Winston Churchill Speech, Blood Toil Tears and Sweat Blood, Sweat and Tears speech by Sir Winston Churchill May 13th 1940 On Friday evening last I received from His Majesty the mission to form a new administration. It was the evident will of' Parliament and the nation that this should be conceived on the broadest possible basis and that it should include all parties. I have already completed the most important part of this task. A war cabinet has been formed of five members, representing...

    British Empire, Christa McAuliffe, Clement Attlee 898  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

          Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah                 My Topic is about any Leader, so In this world there are many leaders. We know most of them, but my speech is about “Quaid-e-Azam”. He was a Great politician and statesman of 20th century. He was generally known as the father of state of Pakistan. He was the leader of The Muslim League and served as the first Governor General of Pakistan. Quaid-e-Azam was his official names.His real name is Mohammad Ali Jinnah. Quaid-e-Azam (“The Great Leader”)...

    British Raj, Indian National Congress, Jawaharlal Nehru 910  Words | 3  Pages

  • 2nd Draft Kenyon Commencement Speech

    Messimore Luis Marin English 1013-036 2 September 2014 Kenyon Commencement Speech David Foster Wallace gave a speech called Kenyon Commencement Speech to the Kenyon College in 2005. He delivered the message that a change in thinking can save citizens from the daily grind of their eight to five jobs. Wallace gave examples of this point in his speech starting with a fish in water, a person in a crowd, and how not to think. Wallace started his speech with a short story about an older fish asking a couple...

    Commencement speech, David Foster Wallace, Depression 625  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    concrete moist. (Baker) III. Conclusion A. The Burj Al Khalifa is the tallest building in the world that was designed so carefully that the stability of its construction has never been, nor will be, a problem. B. I hope that after listening to this speech, you will see the world’s tallest single-standing structure from a different, more educated view. C. I thank you all for your attention. Bibliography ...

    Burj Khalifa, CN Tower, Emaar Properties 782  Words | 3  Pages

  • Comparative Critical Review on Will Farrell’s “Class Day Speech” and “Commencement Address at Washington University in St. Louis” Given by Dr. Steven Chu

    Comparative Critical Review Compared to Will Farrell’s “Class Day Speech” at Harvard (Boston: 2003), “Commencement Address at Washington University in St. Louis” given by Dr. Steven Chu (St. Louis: 2010) is delicately decorated, advance in design, but inconsistently constructed if we consider delivering a speech as building a house. When it comes to the supports to build a successful speech, a style that is humorous or distinctive always makes the audience fully engaged. But the idea it is trying...

    Audience theory, Comedy, Commencement speech 1177  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    Tifany 06/19/2013 Speech 2 Strawberries General Purpose: To inform Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about the health benefits of strawberries. INTRODUTION I. Attention material A. If you’re not already a fan of strawberries, you should be. Not only are they juicy, summery and delicious, they’re a super food, too. II. Orienting material A. According to Best Health Magazine strawberries are nutrient-rich and packed with antioxidants (like vitamin C), strawberries...

    Antioxidant, Atherosclerosis, Eye 754  Words | 3  Pages

  • Response to Commencement Speech by Billy Joel

    graduation. He used one question at the beginning of the speech that caught the audience's curiosity, "Why do musicians give so much time to charitable causes?" He then branched out from there to discuss more important issues. This question helped him create an invitational environment. I think asking a question also helped him show a sense of organization and importance to the issue of why he was there. From the commencement of the speech, Billy Joel set a personable and comfortable tone. He spoke...

    Billy Joel, Bob Marley, Commencement speech 621  Words | 2  Pages

  • Speech

    Sing… Who were those girls again? Krystle Mae Data and Pauline Dones who gave their best shot to represent our school on the Clash of the Glee Clubs thus, making our students as the official choir of the SM Bacoor and Dasma Supermalls. Remember the Speech Choir who competed on Lyceum Cavite Campus whose voices rocked out the whole stadium and brought home the Golden Trophy? What a great prestige indeed! Time will come that each one of us will recall in a way we can’t grasp now how much possibility...

    Anxiety, God 2098  Words | 5  Pages

  • Speech

    proud kuya every time she will got an achievement and I will be with her every step of her life and I will guide her until she made her dreams in life. But those things are just an imagination and it will not happen in real life. My sister, this speech is all yours, wherever you are kuya loves you so much and if you are the first ghost I encountered I will not be afraid because you are my one and only angel. Please guide us everyday most especially dady and mommy, soon they will visit you we will...

    Debut albums, English-language films, Love 2404  Words | 12  Pages

  • Speech

    Demonstration speech. Shawnda Baker Introduction:If you have diabetes, self-testing your blood sugar (blood glucose) can be an important tool in managing your treatment plan and preventing long-term complications of diabetes. Blood sugar tests are performed with a portable electronic device that measures sugar levels in a small drop of your blood. 1. Why test your blood sugar A. Blood sugar testing — or...

    Blood sugar, Carbohydrate, Diabetes 988  Words | 3  Pages

  • Speech

    shocked, flattered, and elated, all at the same time. As the excitement died down and I began to worry about my salutatory address and a myriad of ideas of what I wanted to say flooded my mind. But, as June rolled around and senioritis kicked in, my speech felt like just another last minute homework assignment I needed to complete. For inspiration, I searched “hashtag salutatorian” on all forms of social media: Instagram, Twitter, and even Tumblr. Unfortunately, these all failed to inspire me and...

    Benjamin N. Cardozo, Demographics of the Supreme Court of the United States, Felix Frankfurter 1365  Words | 6  Pages

  • Speech

    Marie Louis Valet 5/2/2013 Speech 07 Principles of Public Speaking The many challenges young adults face today vary greatly from peer pressure, to family issues and drug use or abuse. These are some of the difficult choices facing parents and young adults daily and ought to be dealt with. We often think young adults are ready to launch off into a career, college, and lively adult social scenes. When in fact today’s young adults are faced with so...

    Business cycle, Drug addiction, Inflation 1110  Words | 3  Pages

  • speech

    one to get success. Since from childhood and till now I always remember th 2 Page 280 Words Budha...His Life and Teachings 500 BC BUDDHA, THE GOSPEL (HIS LIFE AND TEACHINGS) Edited by Paul Carus þiElectronically Enhanced Text (c) Copyright 1996, World Library(R) DAK Upgraded Edition, Copyright 2000, DAK Industries 2000, Inc(R)þI {DISCIPLE_ 269 Page 67004 Words The Story of My Life THE STORY OF MY LIFE BY HELEN KELLER THE STORY OF MY LIFE BY HELEN KELLER www.Inspiring-Quotes-and-Stories...

    Human, Life, Life of Pi 912  Words | 5  Pages

  • speech

    Persuasive Speech: Why Should You Become Vegan? GP: To persuade SP: To convert meat lovers into vegan dieters Organizational Pattern: Monroe’s Motivated Sequence Attention: In the United States, more than half of the population consume meat more than vegetables and whole grain foods. Let’s begin with the timeline of the United States food supply and how the consumption of meat has varied throughout the years. The beginning of the 1900’s, a person was considered a locavore; people...

    Food, Greenhouse gas, Maize 1129  Words | 4  Pages

  • Free Speech

    In 1996 at Bonneville High school in Ogden, Utah a young foreign exchange student from Poland sat with her friend eating lunch. As she gazed upward she could see into the window of one of the history classes. To her horror, visible to the entire student body was displayed a Nazi flag. The flag was being displayed as part of a class on World War II and was displayed next to a Japanese flag, newspaper clippings, and other memorabilia to highlight certain aspects of that time period. After asking...

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