July 2009 Blog Posts (7)

Have you considered being a vegetarian?

Being a vegetarian is a great way to



1) save animals from painful deaths

2)saves a lot of water...Nearly half of all the water used in the United States goes to raising animals for food.

3)save gas...eating one pound of meat emits the same amount of greenhouses gasses as driving an SUV 40 miles!!

4) be healthier... Healthy vegetarian diets support a lifetime of great health and provide protection against many diseases, like our country’s three biggest killers: heart… Continue

Added by Haleigh on July 29, 2009 at 12:34am — 4 Comments

Reflection # 3

Volunteering is not necessarily a glamorous job, you get dirty, sweaty and don't get paid! A person often does not get recognition for doing the right thing or helping out, so...why volunteer?

Added by VOLoCITY on July 24, 2009 at 10:36pm — 7 Comments

Stand

Lets stand not for only ourseveles but for our animal companions.Let us not thinks that we are the only ones going threw hard times.But let us think about tropical birds that our getting there homes cut down.Fish that our getting there homes polluted by toxic waste.Lets thinks about how when we effect this wonderful planet we call earth,that it effect each and every one of us .But remember that Just one voice can make a difference.…

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Added by Alex Garvin on July 21, 2009 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Ice Age 3

Just thought this was cool, if you figure out the word puzzle you get a $5 coupon on Ice Age 3 stuff, and everyday more fills in. If you can't get is now, come back tomorrow(:



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Added by Kimberly on July 20, 2009 at 1:27pm — No Comments

Reflection #2

What does it mean to be a servant leader? We all have an idea of what a leader is and does, but what qualities does a servant leader have? Why are those important?

Added by VOLoCITY on July 17, 2009 at 9:48am — 2 Comments

Exploring Topics for Superior Papers: Endangered Species

Looking at several topics for superior papers allow someone to both learn and discover something they normally would not figure out on their own while pursuing their everyday lives. A great example of a topic worth knowing about is the subject of endangered species. Most people know that there are endangered species on this planet. However, not a lot of people know the information behind these species and how do… Continue

Added by nicolegerzen on July 13, 2009 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Reflection # 1

What is the difference between building a house for someone (with Habitat for Humanity) and serving a senior a snack at their Residence home? Which activity does the most 'service' and why...

Added by VOLoCITY on July 10, 2009 at 9:57am — 4 Comments

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