• Hurricane Andrew
    Harry A. Evans EMDG 502 Hurricane Andrew Brett Hicks On August 24, 1992 Hurricane Andrew slammed into the South Florida, devastating Homestead, Florida City and parts of Miami, then continued northwest across the Gulf of Mexico to strike Louisiana coastline. In all, the storm caused 15 death...
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  • Crime and Hurricane Katrina
    Christina Thomas ’13 February 10, 2012 Crime during Hurricane Katrina Hurricane Katrina caused many forms of distress, displacement and disruption to the community of New Orleans and the citizens most certainly were forced to act in drastic ways for survival. The response by the people has b...
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  • Rhetorical Analysis of “Hurricane”
    Rhetorical Analysis of “Hurricane” Martin Luther King once said, “There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, popular, or political, but because it is right.” The song “Hurricane”, written by Bob Dylan takes...
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  • Rubin Hurricane Carter
    Rubin “Hurricane” Carter Case Initial Description: On June 17 1966 two men walked into the Lafayette bar and grill in New Jersey and shot a total of 4 people. Two of those men were killed instantly, one died a month after from all the bullet wounds and the last man survived but is...
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  • Describing Biblical Parallels in Hawthorne's "Rappaccini's Daughter"
    Describing Biblical Parallels in Hawthorne's "Rappaccini's Daughter" In Hawthorne's "Rappaccini's Daughter," many biblical parallels can be found. The story duplicates the chapter of genesis in the bible in many ways. Ranging from the characters, to the setting, and even the deadly plant in the s...
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  • The Hurricane
    Lyrical Analysis Presentation On July 17, 1966, in Paterson, NJ, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter was contending for the heavyweight boxing title, when, one night, he was pulled over and suspected of a murder. There was no evidence or witnesses to prove the Hurricane guilty, but the cops needed somebod...
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  • Hurricane Floyd
    A hurricane is easily the most powerful storm that mother-nature can throw at us. Every year people who live on the coasts fight hurricanes with no dismay. A hurricane is simply too strong. Their winds reach speeds of 75 mph. The winds around the eye wall can reach 130 to 150 mph. They are 200 to 3...
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  • Hurricane Andrew
    Hurricanes are notoriously capricious. Andrew was a compact system. A little larger system, or one making landfall just a few nautical miles further to the north, would have been catastrophic for heavily populated, highly commercialized and no less vulnerable areas to the north. That area include...
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  • Open Boat vs. Hurricane Hugo
    Humanity tends to see itself as being somewhat important in the grand scheme of the Universe. We speak of "fate" as if we were put here for some reason, or purpose. We have our religions, which often serve as an engine to drive our lives and as a means to give meaning to them. But why do we think of...
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  • Hurricane Ivan and Its Effects on Grenada
    Hurricane Ivan has played a huge role in the further declination of ties between Grenada and Taiwan. Grenada reported that it would need approximately $27 million to sustain itself and begin reconstruction during the 6 month period which followed Hurricane Ivan. Grenada's Prime Minister, Keith Mit...
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  • Hurricane
    "Safety in Hurricanes" Hurricanes are one of the most damaging forces of nature. These tropical storms, with possible winds speeds of over eighty miles per hour, have the potential to destroy millions…including you. Which is why I write to you, the population of Southern Florida, in hopes of i...
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  • Hurricane Katrina
    The five -- a man, a woman and three children -- apparently were overcome by carbon monoxide from a generator they were using after the hurricane knocked out the electricity over the weekend, authorities said. The children's aunt discovered the bodies after going to check on the group. Rita roare...
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  • Toxic Threat from Hurricane Katrina
    The damage from Hurricane Katrina might have caused a little more damage than some have expected. A long term emergency has developed over the damaged land the Katrina has damaged. Not only has Katrina wiped out homes, and has left thousands of people homeless, but the water is also damaged from th...
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  • Hurricane Island
    Mr. Chin should advise to increase marketing efforts for the professional development programs. BECAUSE: 1. Major problem with this marketing plan is the idea that chasing corporate America is a violation of the mission statement. This is not true. The mission statement, which reads: The Mission...
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  • The Effects of Hurricane Katrina
    September 29, 2005 seemed like a perfect, beautiful day but this was the day that the world witnessed a catastrophie that would have lasting effects on our economy. People sat glued to their television screens as Hurricane Katrina ripped through three states taking with it the homes and lives of mi...
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  • Hurricane Katrina
    Hurricane Katrina has hit many parts of the southeast region of the U.S. It is one of the most disastrous forces that we have seen in years. Many parts of Louisiana and Mississippi have been hit the hardest and the remains of the states are very little. Almost everything that has not been destroyed...
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  • Public Policy Response to Hurricane Katrina
    PUBLIC POLICY RESPONSE TO HURRICANE KATRINA Summary As the Gulf States begin the massive task of reconstruction after Hurricane Katrina, the nation is actively engaged in a dialogue concerning the lessons learned from this catastrophe, and the best options moving forward. Many are asking whethe...
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  • The Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina
    Dennis Viera Environmental Science Frey Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina On August 23rd the United States National Hurricane Center broadcasted a report saying that ‘Tropical Depression 12' had formed over the south eastern Bahamas. The next day it was upgraded to ‘Tropical Storm Katrina',...
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  • Hurricane Katrina: Development and Devastation
    Hurricane Katrina: Development and Devastation Hurricane Katrina was one of the strongest storm systems to ever collide with the coastal United States in the last century. Strong winds sustained during landfall of over 140 mph combined with a very low central pressure (920 mb) to wreak havoc o...
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  • Prepare for Hurricane
    Over the last few years Florida has had many Hurricanes. Thank God they haven't resulted in that many casualties. Casualties can be avoided though, if everyone followed the National Hurricane Center's instructions on how to prepare for a hurricane than many of those casualties can be prevented. I...
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